Friday, January 22, 2016

Winter Wonderland Blog Hop Inspiration Saturday #2-2016

Welcome to the 


Today's hop is filled with winter (not holiday) themed projects.

Today's hop sponsored by 


Catherine is giving away a class of the winner's choice from her great offerings 
at Creativity Grows Here. 

To enter the drawing just leave a comment on each of the blogs in today's hop.

Winner will be announced on ScrapsByGracie.blogspot.com on Saturday, 1/30/16. 

We're so glad you stopped by.  We'd love it if you became a follower and stop
back daily for a new challenge and a new card or two. 

Now on with today's projects...


For this card I thought I would do something totally untraditional and go with a black and white theme. I was thinking winter at night for this card. I grabbed my Lovely As A Tree stamp set from Stampin’ Up and add the trees to the forefront using white pigment ink by WPlus9. I then added the snowflakes using Hero Arts Holiday Sayings stamp set and the sentiment stamp is from   Sentiments stamp set by Justrite. I heat embossed the sentiment  and backing paper in Ranger silver embossing powder to add a little dimension.  ~Amy




I took a SVG file from Miss Kates Cuttables and copy / pasted the solid back outline of the file , then riversed one and welded them together so I made a front and back out of the shape. Then I added the rest of the wording and topped it off with some iridescent Stickles on the snow.  ~Anna


I used paper and stickers from a kit from Carta Bella called Warm and Cozy. 
 I love Carta Bella paper and the kit makes things go together really quickly. ~Denise



Easy peasy card!  I embossed white cs with snowflakes and spritzed with sapphire and lavender mist sprays.  I blew it dry, die cut my snowflakes, die cut my Thank You, and added some pop dots for dimension and some rhinestones for "snow".  ~Gracie



Gracie also did a bonus for you and made this absolutely adorable double-page layout.



This card was designed using a gift tag off of one of my Christmas gifts. I love penguins for Christmas so I didn't want to throw this cute tag away. I used lawn fawn stamps, distress inks, sticklers, wink of Stella, close to my heart ink, pop dots, sponge & adhesive to make the card. ~Jennifer



I made this adorable little exploding box card from a cut file I purchased on the Silhouette Design Store.  I used Bazzill blue card stock and Vellum card stock from Stampin' Up.  I used Soft Suede, also Stampin' Up, for the dear.  I'm not sure for what occasion I will give this card, so I haven't added and sentiment as yet.  When I do, I will create an internal offset of the side panel(s) and type the sentiment on the same vellum and run it through my Silhouette. ~Kim

We hope you enjoyed the hop today.  
Don't forget to leave a comment on each blog for your chance to win the FREE class.
Happy Crafting!
Theresa & the Card A Day Challenge Design Team

Up next is Jearise

Today's line-up:
Enclade ~ nanasscrapspot.com
Card A Day Challenge DT ~ cardadaychallenge.blogspot.com





24 comments:

  1. All the projects are so fantastic! You ladies do a wonderful job!

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  2. OMG! they are all fantastic! that box! the black and white! the glitter! great group of projects ladies!

    Alicia

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  3. I really enjoyed all of your projects, but the black and white was so beautiful. Thank you for the great ideas.

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  4. Amy, that black and white card is stunning!
    Anna, that's beautiful. Makes a great topper or a card.
    Denise-that snowman DOES look warm and cozy!
    Gracie-While it may have been an EZPZ card to make, it looks like a million bucks. And the layout is just adorable!
    Jennifer-great job recycling! Pretty card!

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  5. Everything is just beautiful!

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  6. Your projects are amazing! Love them all!!

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  7. WOW DT!!! Your projects are AMAZING!!

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  8. Gorgeous projects by everyone!! Just love them all!! Makes me want to find some snow!

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  9. Wow! You've been busy. All your projects are beautiful and I really enjoyed looking at everyone. They're just incredible and thanks for sharing them all.

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  10. Everything turned out beautiful! Love the white on black and I need to try the exploding box card - I have files and haven't tried them!

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  11. These are all wonderful projects. I can't name a favorite one since they are all pretty and so different. Thanks ladies for sharing your creations with us

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  12. Everything looks amazing!!! you ladies did a fabulous job!

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  13. Lovely work from everyone - I'm a sucker for critters and Lawn Fawn esp! SO naturally the little penguin is my favorite!

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  14. Awesome projects! Love the two page layout!

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  15. Great projects! The penguins layout is my favorite!

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  16. Love them all but those penguins so cute!! Where do you find the time !

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  17. I was scrolling and thinking I really need to comment and pay more attention to this blog! Then I see my card and I forgot I even made it! LOL Every time I look at all the wonderful work on here I wonder how I got so lucky to be part of this great team!

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  18. I was scrolling and thinking I really need to comment and pay more attention to this blog! Then I see my card and I forgot I even made it! LOL Every time I look at all the wonderful work on here I wonder how I got so lucky to be part of this great team!

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  19. Great job DT!
    THANKS FOR HOPPING WITH ME.

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  20. All of you do such a great job. I love the inspiration that the others give me.

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