Friday, January 8, 2021

Snowman Kisses with Joy Clair

Hello friends! I'm so excited to announce that I'll be guest designing for Joy Clair Designs this month. This first card uses one of their older digital sets called Snowy Greetings. I used it to make a fun Valentine themed card. I printed my snowman on mix media paper and colored it with Arteza Real Brush Pens. After die cutting, I inked the edges with vintage photo distress ink and added it to a background embossed with pine and embellished with a piece of burlap ribbon from my stash. A few red hearts and one of the fun sentiments from the set, and wa-la a winter themed Valentine!

Supplies and Tools:

  • Snowy Greetings Digital Stamp Set (Joy Clair)
  • Mix Media Paper (Canson)
  • Arteza Real Brush Pens
  • Evergreen Embossing Folder (Fun Stampers Journey)
  • Nested Heart Cutups (The Cat's Pajamas)
  • Dotted Oval Dies (Sizzix)
  • Vintage Photo Distress Ink (Ranger) 
  • Foam Mounting Tape
  • Burlap Ribbon

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Ink Outside The Box With Diane said...

What a wonderful snowman!! And who would have thought to use one on a Valentine’s card? Great idea!
Thank you for playing along with us this week over at Krafty Chicks Challenge.
Diane - DT

Pam said...

This is such a cute Winter card! Love all of the great texture with the embossed background, burlap and lace.

Jan Mahew said...

Esther, I like the rustic touches to your handsome snowman. Thank you for sharing your frosty creation with us at Jan's Digi blog challenge. Stay safe and happy crafting!
(Owner & Illustrator of Jan's Digi stamp shop)

Pamela Duncan said...

This is the cutest snowman! Thank you for joining us at Jan's Digital Stamp Challenge, Pam, DT