It’s time to make a “Winter Wonderland” card for Stinkin’ Inkers‘ last challenge of 2018. This card is something I don’t do much but I really enjoyed making it – inky fingers and all! Spirited Snowmen is one of the cutest new stamp sets – I just love snowmen, don’t you?


Winter Wonderland Card Featuring #Spirited Snowmen, #Winter Woods, #InTheWoodsThinlits, #holiday, #Christmas, #Winter, #SecretsToStamping, #StampinUp


Winter Wonderland Card Featuring #Spirited Snowmen, #Winter Woods, #InTheWoodsThinlits, #holiday, #Christmas, #Winter, #SecretsToStamping, #StampinUp



My Secrets to Making This Spirited Snowmen Project

  • Making this winter wonderland scene was fun and quite easy. I used my Stamparatus to stamp the background trees twice across the Whisper White cardstock and heat embossed with clear embossing powder.
  • After the embossing powder was completely cool, I began to add Blueberry Bushel and Merry Merlot inks lightly with my sponges over the piece of cardstock. Once the inks were well blended, I took a clean sponge and really rubbed across the embossed trees to take off all of the ink that had accumulated on them. It really brought out their sparkle!
  • The snowmen image was stamped and colored with Stampin’ Blends and watercolor pencils, then fussy cut.
  • I decided to try out the brand new White Velvet paper sheets to make the snow banks and liked them so much that I also used it to make the trees in the foreground from In the Woods Thinlits. The second photo does a pretty good job showing the texture it gives.


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