Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Sending You Snow Kisses


Hello Friends,

I am going to share with you another card I made for the We Are Playing BINGO for the House Mouse Challenge #203 ~ The challenge:  Choose any line across, up, down or diagonal use those 3 items on your card/project.  It's okay to use more items, but at least three must be in a row or diagonal ~ that is the BINGO Challenge!


I choose the bottom row across for this challenge ~ Bakers Twine, Green and Use and Embossing Folder.  I chose to make a Christmas card this time:


For this A2 card I started with white card stock for the base.  Next I took a piece of green paper and embossed it with a Darice Snowflake Trim embossing folder and then I rubbed a Faber Castell white gelato over the raised snowflakes to make it stand out.  Next I stamped my House Mouse Chin Up Holly stamp with black ink on Neenah white paper and colored it in with Copic markers.  Then I took my Lawn Fawn Stitched Ovals Stackable dies and cut out the mouse and attached that to the card.  Next I stamped the sentiment on white paper and cut it out with one of the smaller stitched oval dies.  I inked the edges with green ink and wrapped some cranberry bakers twine around my card and tied the sentiment and the snowflake charm onto the bakers twine.  So what do you think?  I love the way the embossed background turned out with the white gelato rubbed on it.

Don't forget to check out the other creations for this challenge here.

I am also entering this card in the Design Team Challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

I hope I have inspired you today!

Thanks for stopping by!
Lori

13 comments:

  1. This is so sweet, Lori!! The little mouse is too cute!! You colored it perfectly!! The embossed background looks amazing!! What a beautiful card my friend!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

    ReplyDelete
  2. Absolutely adorable card, Lori! Thanks so much for joining us at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge. Good luck!

    Hugs,

    Snoopy :D​

    ReplyDelete
  3. Such a wonderful Christmas card Lori...love the sentiment!! Thank you for sharing with us at HMFMC!
    Take care,
    Beth

    ReplyDelete
  4. Another sweet and cute HM image - and card! Love the charm snowflake you added too.
    Lynn

    ReplyDelete
  5. Oh my this Christmas House-Mouse card is totally adorable and fabulous in color and textures. Terrific addition of the snowflake charm too! Love it. Thanks so much for joining the FUN at HMFMC and for entering your name into the DT hat. Good Luck to you! :)

    ReplyDelete
  6. A gorgeous card Lori, a super embossed background and an adorable cute image together with fabulous detailing!!

    hugs
    Heather xx
    Thanks for playing along with House Mouse & Friends Challenge

    ReplyDelete
  7. Fabulous card! would be great if you popped over and joined us too :)
    http://gruffiesandguests.blogspot.co.uk/
    Shaz x

    ReplyDelete
  8. Fabulous Christmas card. Love the image and your background looks amazing. makes me want to get out my gelatos and play.

    ReplyDelete
  9. Lori, aw aw aw, have not seen this one and what a cutie. Great job coloring and your background paper pops out your image. Love the snow kisses.
    Hugs Pat♥

    ReplyDelete
  10. Hi Lori cute image this poor mouse is hanging on so tight to this holly branch..lovely card great take on the BINGO chall theme.

    Thanks for sharing with us on our Bingo chall this wk.@ House Mouse & friends Mon. chall... good luck with the DT call..

    smiles Christine DT xx

    ReplyDelete
  11. Beautiful Christmas card with a cute image...love the way you have made the embossed snowflake background. Thanks for sharing with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge,

    hugs Dorte

    ReplyDelete
  12. Lori, this is one of those awwww....cards. Image is adorable and colored up to perfection. Love the embossed background and how you enhanced it with the white ink. Super design too. Thanks for joining us for the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

    Hugs
    Sue

    ReplyDelete

Thanks for taking the time to comment! I love reading them!!