Sunday, August 29, 2010


So, I have been working on this card ALL DAY on and off while doing chores.
By the time I finished the light wasn't the best and some pictures are so-so.
I was determined to upload it today so here it comes.

Winter Wonderland
8 inches tall
 I used Joys of the Season to make this card. Since this image does not have separate layers I had to cut the house in sections so I wouldn't waste much paper. I moved the house around on the mat on my Gypsy screen and cut what I just needed in the papers I wanted, using my Expression.
I also used Create a Critter for the string of lights and Christmas Cheer for the "Mrs. Snowmen" hehehe. I had these old Peechy Keen stamps and attempted to make her pretty so I gave her a face and red lips, lol. 
(I forgot to stickle the whole scarf but I will do it tomorrow, blame it on Lulu who wants to play every time I go in my studio, grrr!).

 Here to the left is the bad photo and
 remember you can click on all photos for a better view.

The sentiment Winter Wonderland is from 
MPS Winter Punnies Clear Stamps set
and you can find where to order 

I used a snowflakes Cuttlebug die as you can see on your left and I stickled them with the diamond one. I also outlined around the images. I started doing the faux  stitches but it just didn't look too good. I like the outlining better. The door knob is yeap, you guessed it....the old brad. LOL. On the tree trunks I used again the brown Puffy fabric marker.

If you noticed the sentiment here is on a rectangle piece of paper and that is nothing but to cover a mistake. I first stamped the sentiment directly on the cardstock and I messed up. I had to cut this piece of cardstock and stamp it again to cover my boo-boo. I added another snowflake and a small star covered with bling and much-much better.

This is the inside of the card with more of the same snowflakes. You noticed a small strip of paper and that is a stand for the card. The house is 8 inches tall and the regular A2 size card on the back needed some support. I was going to weld it all with the Gypsy but again...that Lulu made me forget. :)
The paper used is from the Peppermint stack from DCWV. The black and white are from American Crafts and the plain red one is from a Hobby Lobby stack. 

I hope you like it and thanks for stopping to visit.


  1. omg!...are you freaking kidding me?...amazing!...absolutely amazing!...

  2. This is absolutely gorgeous - a Christmas card to treasure forever. Thanks for Sharing.

  3. UMMMM this card is AMAZING!!!!! great job! well worth the time you put into it! wow...It's beautiful! :)

    Yours TruLee,

    Ann Marie

  4. Wow!!! That card is amazingly beautiful! You did a terrific job!!!

  5. beautiful work like always it is amazing all the details. hugs

  6. I LOVE this card. Super cute.

  7. Sooo cute! I love it, the colors are perfect! :) :)

  8. Wow, what talent. This card is gorgeous.


  9. Agnes, this is wonderful! How great to receive this Christmas card! Wow. This is one of my favorite cuts on JOTS but I've never made one as pretty as this!

  10. Wow........I love all the detail. Fabulous!!!

  11. Ohhh I just love it! I really love how you cut the cards out as the shape, so dang cute!
    I have to get these stamps too! Cant even start thinking about christmas yet lol im all over Halloween right now LOL!!
    Have a great week!

  12. Simply Adorable!! Love the colors and the tree trunks and all the deatails...Super!

  13. Love it!!! so so pretty. I love the color choices, the touch of sparkle and your little Mrs. Snowmen :) cute.

    Hugs, Sheena

  14. Wow--this is really awesome! :-)

  15. Oh My Goodness! this is simply ADORABLE! I can't wait to get my gypsy!!!!!

  16. What a fantastic card Agnes!!

    Love it, thanks for sharing!

  17. Love this wonderful card! We will turn around and it will be Christmas! I have this feeling you will be ready!

  18. Gorgeous Agnes! I've always loved this cut but have never used it! You did a fabulous job with the papers and outlining and all. Love it! xxD

  19. Love it! I love all the colors and the whole scene!
    Kim H

  20. This is just gorgeous!!! You did such a wonderful job. I love love love it!!!! :-) -Samantha

  21. Flowerdisco - this card is STUNNING! I love how you made it into a shaped card - GREAT IDEA! I also love the lights and snowman addition! FANTASTIC!! Thank you for posting this on Obsessed with Scrapbooking! Hugs, Joy


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    love your projects

  23. Love it Agnes! Great job on creating the layers!


Have a fun day!!!