Tuesday, 3 December 2013

Lost in the Woods


I had a bit of trouble when making this card. I stamped the kraft card with my Hero Arts woodgrain stamp and then put it aside while I made other elements. When I went to stick it all together, I couldn't finds the kraft layer. I spent ages searching for it until I gave up and cut a new piece, and just as I was inking up the stamp I noticed the original piece was right in front of me .....the stamping was so realistic it had 'disappeared' into the wooden table!

The reindeer was an image from a CD that I brought into Silhouette Studio, traced, cut and stamped with the woodgrain stamp. The white trees and 'noel' are also Silhouette cuts and the clock dial is a Tim Holtz die which I spray with gold mist.  I used snowfall acetate over the top.

I'd like to enter:
City Crafter Wood and Frame - this challenge was my original inspiration - the clock dial as the frame and the woodgrain stamp for the wood. As I was linking up I realised that I might have slightly misinterpreted and sorry if I got it a bit wrong.
Our Creative Corner Very vintage Christmas
The Squirrel and the Fox winter
Hobbycutz Make a scene
QKR Stampede It's starting to look a lot like Christmas
Pink Elephant winter

12 comments:

  1. A beautiful winter's card. Thanks for sharing this with us at the Squirrel and the Fox.

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  2. Well it's a beautiful card all the same ... I'm always losing my things too! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB

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  3. This combination of "wood" and white is beautiful! Love how you used the clock die for this winter/Christmas design!

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  4. Love how you've used your woodgrain stamp - I had to laugh at the thought of you losing the stamped piece on your table too!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Our Creative Corner for this challenge.
    Juliax

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  5. This is a beautiful card! Simple and elegant...
    Thanks for sharing it with us at QKR Stampede.
    Hugs,
    Ardilla :)

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  6. A beautiful card!!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB

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  7. Very pretty! Thanks for playing at hobbycutz challenge blog. Hope to see you next time. Good luck.

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  8. The wood and white together is simply beautiful! Thanx for joining us at Hobbycutz challenges, good luck!

    John x

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  9. Awesome work there, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  10. Lol, yes it's slightly off topic, but a beautiful card nevertheless! And let me tell you a secret: my project for coming week is slightly off topic too :) Sometimes we just wander off, don't we :)
    Hugs

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  11. Lovely card and super image.Thank you so much for joining us with us at The Squirrel & The Fox on our Summer or Winter challenge site hugs Tania (DT)xx

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  12. Beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing with us at our Creative Corner - Love from Laura xxx

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