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Friday, 17 October 2014

Snow


Good morning, the weekend is nearly here....another week closer to Christmas and I'm starting to wish I'd made more Christmas cards than I have ...Oh well there's always M&S!
On the subject of Christmas this week's challenge at Delicious Doodles is to make a Christmas gift, so after I'd finished panicking I remembered the wooden 'words' I bought at a craft show whilst on holiday. I should have thought to take a photo before I altered it, but I didn't! It was just plain wood. I painted it with acrylic paints, white first then kind of streaky blue over the top. I randomly stamped and heat embossed some white snowflakes and white frontage. The little scene in the 'O' is a Delicious Doodles image, A Robin's Christmas, which has been lightly coloured and glittered.

 The die cut trees are Memory Box. I added some die cut snowflakes and 'snow' to the base. I was planning to give this to my lovely friend but may have to hide it as my son's fiancĂ©e has taken a shine to it!
Sorry about the dodgy photos, the colours haven't come out at all well, the 'snow' is white really!
Thanks for visiting!
Chris
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Challenges:
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' Snowflakes
fabnfunky Christmas
nutcrafters winter weather
inkychicks Christmas
dreamvalley anything but a card
sparklensprinkle anything goes
pileiton 2 or more die cuts

15 comments:

  1. Wow Chris this is gorgeous. Definitely hide it away I can see why she has taken a shine to it, can hardly blame her.

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  2. OMG Chris, this is amazing! Love the idea of putting the image behind the "O". Hugs xx

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  3. Oh wow! That is such a stunning creation Chris. I LOVE it! Truly beautiful hun. That image suits it perfectly and is so beautifully coloured. Hugs, Wends x

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  4. This looks amazing, Chris. A pretty and modern Christmas decor.

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  5. Beautiful creative project. Excellent - Jim

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  6. Lucky son's fiancee! This is really fabulous, Chris! I love your pretty image, the way you colored it and fitted it into the word, the color palette, the cool snowflakes & "snow", and the sparkle! Really beautiful creation! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  7. Must have the same camera as me Chris that never shows the right colours either!
    Fabulous and very clever creation, especially the scene behind the O and a really lovely scene it is.

    Kath x

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  8. A gorgeous finished project! Really pretty! It's great to see you playing along with the CASSettes at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'.
    Hugs, Lesley

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  9. Wash your mouth out with soap Chris..Fancy saying you might go to M & S for some Christmas card lol..
    What a FABulous Christmas project this is..LOve your colours and all these embellishments.
    A lovely gift it will be for your friend.
    Chrissyxx

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  10. What a stunning piece Chris..I love the image and little bird and the baubles on the tree..this is just wonderful.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  11. Oh WOW! I love this Chris. You have excelled. So creative and all that work has paid off. Judy x

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  12. Wow, this is stunning and what a great gift for someone! Love everything about it. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

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  13. Gorgeous to see your stunning Christmas make pop up at Fab 'n' Funky this week Chris. Good luck! Big hugs, Wends x

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  14. BEAUTIFUL!!!!
    Thank You for joining us last week at PIO!
    Hope to see you again soon!!
    Have a GREAT Day!

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  15. Wow - what a beautiful creation, I love it!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month, Wedgie xxx

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