Wednesday, April 4, 2012

First Snow

Sassy Studio Designs has a Christmas Challenge the last week of every month;  gives one a chance to make  up  a few cards before next Christmas.  I entered one in January, February so this is number 3!  I love this image, and is called First Snow by Sassy Studios. Makes into a great Christmas type card!   
Card Recipe
Stamp:  discontinued digital stamp from Sassy Studio Designs called First Snow
Sentiment from Whimsy Stamps
Prismacolor Markers
Die Cuts - Spellbinder Nesatabilities for the frames  and their Shapeabilities  'Create a Flake Two" for the very large snowflakes.and  Whimsy Stamps 'Vines'
Background paper  unknown but bought at Michael's a few yrs. ago
Glitter: Stickles added to the snowflakes on the image and to the dots on the large snowflakes
Ribbon: from stash, a left over

1.Sassy Studio Designs Dare to be Sassy Thursday #118; Christmas- use a Sassy Studio digi & ribbon and bling
2. Anything Goes:#64 - Anything Goes at Anything Goes
3. Crazy Amigo: April Does What it wants : free theme
4. PaperTake Weekly: Anything Goes
5. Craft Your Passion Challenge #104 Dot and Stripe - use one or both
6. Fashionista Challenge: #1 Anything Goes for girls; be feminine with bling
8. CHNC Challenge #66 - Get sentimental - must have sentiment on card
9.Crafts for Eternity: 3 of a kind - I have 3 large snowflakes 
10:Creatalicious Challenge: Sketch (and it's a beaut!)

Update: this card was one of the tip 5 picks for Creatalicious Sketch challenge


  1. I love this Glenda... what a fabulous image,coloured brilliantly...a great

  2. Hello Glenda. I love the colours you have used on this one, and such a lovely image too. Love the swirls and that gorgeous bow, beautiful. Have a good day.
    Love Sandra xxx

  3. Gorgeous card Glenda - beautiful colouring and love those stickles ... think I need to invest! Helen x

  4. This is a delightful card - love that ribbon bow - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 66 - hope to see you again soon. x

  5. So adorable Glenda the colours are beautiful, lovely embellishments and papers.

    Hugs Julie x

  6. Your title had me wondering how you could be just getting your first snow in April in AB!!! :) What a cute card!! Love those colours!!

  7. Another great card! The green is perfect and makes it look cold! The size of those snowflakes are about the size we got yesterday! lol

  8. Such a pretty card! Love the green and brown and how you did the snow!

  9. Beautiful card.Love the die cuts and snowy effect.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  10. What a great Christmas card. Love the fresh colors, the dimension the stickles gives the falling snow and your wonderful design and coloring.

  11. Sooo pretty and I love the greens in this card!!

    Thanks for joining in at

    Dt Coordinator,

  12. Very Pretty card Glenda...And wow what a bow. Lovely image and you have colored it beautifully again...Have a great day, joann sassy raggedy

  13. Great idea to keep on track for Christmas! I love the baubles for snow and the big snowflakes. Lovely job!

  14. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at C4E this week.

  15. Gosh Glenda this is lovely. Love the image and how you have done the snow around her xx

  16. Gosh Glenda this is so pretty love the image and how you have done the snow around her xx

  17. She is adorable, and you colored her up beautifully. Love your design. Can't start early enough with those Christmas cards. So nice.


  18. What a fun card! LOVE what you've done to create the snow--so pretty! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

  19. Glenda, this is stunning! Love the layout and the fabulous embellishment! Wonderful ticket sentiment too! Thanks for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs! :)

  20. That is a sweet and lovely one! I love the colors and that great big bow!

  21. Thanks for playing along this week at 52CCT - your card is lovely - Jacqueline xx

  22. Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  23. Glenda gorgeous snowy card! I just love the snowflakes, ticket and that bow, lovely! Fantastic layout!

  24. beautiful card. love it

    thanks for joining us at C4E, hope you will join us again soon.

    my little scrappingcorner
    DT Craft 4 Eternity

  25. Glenda, you always pick such fabulous shades - what a gorgeous card! It looks so original and fresh but with a touch of nostalgia too. Love the layering. Vee xx

  26. Beautiful job on the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious.
    Hugs Nadell

  27. Super Christmas card well done Hugs Elaine

  28. Gorgeous card love thegreen palette. Chris xx

  29. Your card is beautiful. Thank you for joining Creatalicious Challenges this month.

    Hugs Audhild

  30. This is a beautiful card! And clever to start making christmas card now ;)
    Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
    Hugs Annette

  31. Gorgeous card. Beautiful. Thanks for. Playing along at anything goes. Hugs. Lisa. X