Monday, October 18, 2010

Celebrating the Season!

Happy Monday Everyone! I just returned from working out at the gym and let me tell you, my legs feel like jell-o. I have a lot of work ahead of me!

Today I have two cards to show you and they both celebrate different holiday seasons!

The first one is a card I created for Stamp & Create’s Product Spotlight which this week is “Hallowe’en” All Hallowe’en themed stamps will be at a 25% discount! That is a phenomenal deal!

Whiff of Joy 2010 - Page 238 

I used the whimsical "Boo Family in Frame"  and "Boo" sentiment by High Hopes Stamps. I used Nestabilities dies to create my card base. Lacey doesn’t have this one in stock but Labels 16 would give a very similar effect! I added some gorgeous brown & ivory check ribbon to finish the card off! I will enter this into the Magical Monday Challenge and Stamp with Fun challenges both whose theme this week is Hallowe’en.

 

My second card features one of the newly released Whiff of Joy Stamps! Isn’t he the sweetest. A must have if you love sweet cuddly bears ~ Ice-Beary Greetings! (can also be found at Stamp & Create ~here~)

Whiff of Joy 2010 - Page 225

My fellow DT member Nichol had created some snow-globe cards using her Silhouette. Now I am not in possession of one of these lovelies but I loved the effect so much that I figured out how to create one myself using circle nestabilities and a little free-hand drawing! There is an acetate circle covering the colored image and it gives a fun effect. I created the snow-cap by adding liquid appliqué and some crystal stickles. The paper is by Best Creations and the image is colored with Copic Sketch markers! The tag is made with a Fancy Tags spellbinders die and the sentiment is also WOJ from one of the new sentiment sets! 

 

That is it for me! I have more laundry to fold (it is neverending) and the groceries to do before my kiddies are home!

10 comments:

Candy said...

Oh two great cards!!
The Halloween one is so bright and fun even with 3 ghosts on it - love how you coloured them :o)
The snow globe turned out fantastic!! Great thinking on your part.
Love them both :o)
Hugs, Candy

Merry said...

What terrific cards. So love how the ghosts are bursting out of the frame and the black banner across the corner. Such a fantastic idea for a snowglobe. I shall have to dig out my nesties.

Nilla said...

Fabulous cards, great details! Thanks for playing with us at SWF! Hugs Nilla

Ann-Charlotte's blogg said...

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I found your beutiful blogg after visit Louise blogg in Sweden, now I'm a follower.

Hugs from Sweden

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

These are both darling Jeanette!! Great coloring and designs!! Cute images!! I so have to get the Whiff of Joy bear!! Awesome snow globe.
hugs,
Chris

joy said...

So cute! You are incredibly creative!
Love the snow globe as well as the little ghosts.

Mano said...

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Lacey Stephens said...

These are fantastic, hun! I love your cute Boo crew!! Very fun in a "cute" Halloween way. And your little "snow globe" look is adorable!!
Big hugs!
~Lacey
www.stampandcreate.com

Heidi said...

Jeanette- two adorable cards! I must get the new WOJ dies! I love the snow globe. THe little bear is so cute!

Pops x said...

This is so pretty, i love the image you have chosen and your colours are fab,love Boo thanks for joining us at Magical Monday this week big hugs love Pops x x x

I am so in love with your WOJ one to sweetie what a fab idea, x

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