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Monday, August 19, 2013

A Holiday Card for 4 Challenges

Cuttlebug Mania's challenge is anything goes with embossing, whereas Jingle Bells has "tic tac toe" this week. I went with the top row - snowman, glitter and embossing. 

The stamps are from Rubber soul. I fuzzy cut the snowman and propped up the different layers with foam tape to make it 3-D. The nose is paper-pieced. The embossing folder is from Cuttlebug. I smeard some Stickles on top of the snowflakes to add the glitter.

Addicted to CAS has a Holiday theme and I am submitting this card to that challenge as well. And Dynamic Duos has black and light aqua with optional embossing - I hope they can forgive me the orange nose.....
Simon Says has MONOCHROMATIC as a theme ans yes, there is that orange nose , but one of their DT members also featured snowmen with orange noses, so I guess I'll get by....

Are you ready for more Canada pictures? The first seven pics are taken along the Icefield Parkway. We did a short hike to the Parker Ridge trail and you see my son on top of it there. It was quite cold and windy up there. Luckily previous visitors had erected a little wind shelter, which we enjoyed.

 Parker Ridge trail

Parker Ridge trail

Saskatchewan crossing

Lake Agnes

 View into Bow Valley

Isn't is absolutely gorgeous there? I wish I had more time. I love to hike and there is so much to explore. The landscape is just breathtaking!


Kim M said...

This is soooo cute! I love it!! Just fabulous! :-)

Kerry said...

What a fun Christmas card. What is the name of the embossing folder as I've not seen that one before? Thank you for joining in at Cuttlebug Mania this week.

lauren bergold said...

what a fabulous snowman, and i absolutely ♥LOVE♥ the way you've centered him on the swirl of that cool embossing folder... what a GREAT effect! plus, it's a super take on our JINGLE BELLES tic-tac-toe game, too! well done! :)

ps: your photos are AMAZING!!! ♥

Darnell J Knauss said...

Your card is a hoot, Cornelia! I must get that EF and CASE this!! Thanks for sharing your sensational photos, too! We have been there years ago; the Canadian Rockies are unbelievably gorgeous!!

Amber Holder said...

I love your snowman card! The glittered snowflakes are beautiful. Lovely outdoor photos too :)

Best crafty wishes!
Staying Crafty

Kimbo said...

Fabulous CAS . Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania x

Susie Wittwer said...

Oh my, this snowman card is the cutest! I'm so glad you joined us this week at Dynamic Duos. :)


This is such a fun Christmas card design Cornelia - love the cute snowman and the embossing.
Thank you for joining us at ATCAS - I hope we will see you again!
Sylvia xx

Janet Zeppa said...

Your little snowman is so cute!
So glad you could play along at Dynamic Duos this week!

SmilynStef said...

Look at you rocking all of those challenges ... love that fun little snowman that looks like he's melting ... gorgeous travel photos too ... so glad you joined us at jingle belles.

Barbara said...

Oh, what a super cute card! And the pictures from Canada are breathtakingly beautiful.

Kanan Pandya said...

Super cute snowman, love it very much. The pictures are so beautiful, thanks for sharing it, Cornelia. :-)

Theresa Krout said...

Love your adorable card. I love the snowflaces and glitter. Really a cute addition and the background paper on the sides. Great job. I would totally love to make this card. Maybe someday I will. I am now a follower so will be able to see more of your work.