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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Carolling Bears

Happy December 1st!!!  We are now in the months of Christmas, with Christmas music and decorations everywhere you go LOL!

Here I've got the sweetest card for you made using an image of Carolling Bears from Heartfelt Creations, as well as using that new Window die.


Products used



HCD 708 Decorative Window Scene Die
HCPC 2291Regal Poinsettia 2 PreCut Set 
1276H Christmas Carols 
1275G The Midnight Clear 


Instructions
Stamp swirly holly image randomly in black over the edges of green cardstock, then colour in leaves and holly berries. Dab light brown ink over edges. Set aside. Stamp sentiment in black ink on neutral cardstock. Dab light brown ink over edges. Add ribbon and bow. Set aside. Cut out frame using die cut. Spray with glimmer mist. Hand cut acetate (clear cardstock) to fit within the window and adhere to back of frame. On back side add liquid pearls to edges of window panes to resemble snow. Stamp bear image on to white card stock using black ink and colour (Copics used here). Use liquid pearls to highlight falling snow as shown in stamped image. Hand cut image to fit in frame and adhere to back of frame using pop up dots. Attach all items together as shown in photo.

22 comments:

  1. I am such a sucker for the holly stamp you've used in the background. The bears are cute and I like the carol but I LOVE that holly stamp.

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  2. Hello Kristina. How BEAUTIFUL. Such detail and work gone into this. It is SIMPLY STUNNING. I love it. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xx

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  3. wow!.. beautiful card!.. love the frame! :)

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  4. I love how you did this one, fantastic!!!

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  5. totally love that die!

    the image is gorgeous and perfect for it!

    and I LOVE the text!

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  6. Beautiful card I'm beginning to think I need that window die . Love the holly Bg and those bears are so cute .
    Marilyn

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  7. WOW!!! This one literally took my breath away. (Believe me, I've seen A LOT of cards, so it takes a lot to do that.)

    GORGEOUS card...and I LOVE that window die!!!!

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  8. oh what a sweet card, kristina!

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  9. This is beautiful! I love how you have done the window
    Linds x

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  10. Kristina, this card is amazing. I love all the details and the frame looks great !!

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  11. Beautiful work! I love all the details and the frame.

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  12. How cool! Love that frame. It's like you're really peeking through a window! Brilliant.

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  13. holy moly girl this is absolutely GORGEOUS!! your window is brilliant!
    hugs & blessings!

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  14. Beautiful card, love that vintage feeling and the window.

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  15. A stunning vintage look to this card... beautiful!

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  16. What a fancy window frame and a creative idea to show off your bear family.

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  17. Such a gorgeous, classic holiday card! Such an elegant window frame and that sentiment is from one of my favorite Christmas carols. So pretty! :)

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  18. Wonderful projects and ideas! Thank you!

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  19. this is gorgeous, love the cute vintage look.

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  20. Lovely design and such a sweet card.

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