Sunday, 7 December 2014

Snowman tag


Hi again, I hope you are enjoying your weekend.
A storm is brewing here this afternoon so there will probably be a mad scamper to bring washing in and to shut windows soon!

I was inspired to make this tag by the challenge at The Card Concept.
I was just going to make a winter scene as I don't have any snowman stamps or dies.
I used some snow tex paste I bought a while ago to spread on the branches and at the base of the tree, and realized that it could cover a couple of circles to make a snowman too!
The heat is definitely affecting me lol!
I think my card fits the clean and layered category.

I'm also linking up to the challenge at Virginia's View where the theme is distressing.

Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge has a holiday theme.
Simon Monday Challenge Blog

and Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge has a christmas/ holidays theme.
Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog

Supplies:
Hand cut tag: Memory Box twiggy tree die; distress inks; Deco Art Snow tex; Spellbinders smallest circle die & circle punch; twine; hat cut from scrap of black card; wink of stella pen and sentiment sticker.

Thanks for visiting,
Cathy x

18 comments:

  1. This is so sweet! Love that little snowman and the textured snow on the branches!

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  2. Cute little snowman and I like how you have hung the branches off the edge of the tag.
    Hugs Mrs A.

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  3. such a cute snowman tag Cathy - and love that twiggy tree die with the snow on the branches - and thanks for your comments on my blog - happy holidays!

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  4. stunning work!!! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Happy Holidays :) - Ashli

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  5. Gorgeous shading and texture of your snowman! Thank you so much for joining us at the Card Concept!

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  6. This is such a beautiful tag...love the background and the snow topped tree branches. Thanks so much for playing along with the team and I (GD) at The Card Concept!

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  7. Gorgeous tag, I love the snow! Your butterfly CAS card in previous post is beautiful as well. Have a great week, Shirleyx

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  8. What a cute tag this is! I love that you used texture paste to make your snowman. How clever. It seems funny to see the tag as you are taking the wash off the line in a storm and knowing the heat is so bad. I hope your storms are over and no damage done.

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  9. this is a great tag-love the sponged bg and the dimension on your tree- thanks for joining in with us at the Card Concept tag challenge

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  10. So fun and cute, Cathy ... all that snow is fabulous! Anita :)

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  11. This is so clever and so cute!

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  12. Gorgeous tag Cathy. Super cute snowman and I love the snow on the tree.
    Thanks for joining at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  13. Beautiful card and I adore your cute snowman:) Hugs xx

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  14. Your tag card is so sweet Cathy!! Love the embossing paste on the tree and on your snowman ... adds lots of texture and depth. Loll xx

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  15. This tag is stunning...love it! Texture of snow & snowman. Smart design!

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  16. This is so adorable :) love the way u did the snow

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  17. Aw so amazing and makes me smile Cathy.

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