Dashing through the snow

I have another of my Crafty Boots DT pieces, that I made for our current Snow and Sparkle Challenge, to share with you today. Apologies in advance for the dark photographs.

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This project started out as a little hanging but ended up as a card, albeit a chunky one as the base is some thin chipboard. I applied gesso to the base and then applied some Prima Snowflake texture paste through a flowery stencil – this gives a nice sparkly finish, but the glitter doesn’t shed once it has dried so I could add Spun Sugar, Smoked Hickory and Iced Spruce distress inks on top.

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The image is from the Gecko Galz Snow Maidens collage set and I’ve framed it with some white crochet lace.

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I added a few more strips of lace, plus a flower and some bejewelled snowflakes from my stash before finish off with a little coordinating bow.

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To transform this into a card I just covered the back of the chipboard with some white cardstock to tidy it up. Once I know who the recipient is I will add a little extra decoration to the reverse side.

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Dashing through the snow — 4 Comments

  1. This is so pretty, I love the pink shades and all of the sparkle. You have given me a great idea for decorating my plain snowflakes.

    Hope your week is going well.

    Dionne x

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