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Memory Box Wintry Christmas cards…

Two fun & festive cards to share with you today!  I love the ‘wintry’ feel of both of them! Freezin’ season!   hehe

I made a watercolor background with Distress Ink refills…Faded Jeans and Chipped Sapphire. Spattered on some water and Sparkle Shimmer Spray.

I die cut the Simple Evergreen Frame, Cascade Evergreen Frame, Mountain Evergreen in white card-stock and Home for the Holidays in metallic gold card-stock and glued them, with liquid glue to the card-base in that order.  I checked the frame dies to make sure they were still available but didn’t check the Mountain Evergreen die. ugh.  So I’m linking you to the Marvelous Pine die in the links below.  I think it will be pretty on this card too!

After everything was glued on, I added some glitter domes. I link you to the large one I used on the bottom snowflake but I don’t have a source for the small ones anymore.  You could use small pearls and coat them with Nuvo Snowfall drops…linked them up below.

Entering my ‘Home for the Holidays’ card in some challenges…

HLS November Christmas Challenge

CAS Watercolor Card Challenge – Holiday

I couldn’t resist making a Clean and Simple card with this Snowman Heart Collage die.  Sometimes clean makes such a wonderful statement! lol

I die cut the top panel with the largest Wrapped Stitch Rectangle die, then die cut the Snowman Heart Collage die in the panel.  I used 3M thin ¾ inch. mounting tape to mount this panel to my card-base after I wrapped it with a piece of kraft color twine.

I stamped the panel with a sentiment from the Believe in the Magic stamp set  using the MISTI!

The two little holly leaves are from the Holly Collage die. Die cut in white card, colored with Copic Sketch Markers and mounted to the panel with little pieces of mounting tape.

oh yes, the little heart is part of the Snowman Collage die too.  It comes with hat, scarf, carrot nose and buttons dies.

Entering my ‘Snowman Collage’ card in some challenges…

Merry Monday Christmas Challenge – kraft and red 

Christmas Card Challenges – photo 

HLS November CAS Challenge – Christmas 

Well, that’s it for today… I have more to blog, it’s just been kinda crazy around here!  eek!  Yesterday the city cut down 3 of our trees in the parking…we live on a corner.  Our poor house feels naked.  Now to figure out new trees.  Found out this morning they have a list of approved trees.  Course what we wanted isn’t approved right now. Insert head banging person. It was so upsetting to see those trees go.  Our house is over 100 yrs old and new trees look so funny but we will plant the biggest ones we can afford!  To bad I can’t just put up paper trees! lol

Thanks for stopping by today! Here’s a link to listen to Christmas music on your computer!  I’m enjoying it! Take care!

Links to the products I used to make these two cards… 

Memory Box die – Simple Evergreen Frame
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Memory Box die – Cascade Evergreen Frame
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Memory Box die – Marvelous Pine
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Memory Box – 99848 Tall Pine craft die
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Memory Box – 99862 Home For The…
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Memory Box / Open Studio – 30094…
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Memory Box – 99801 Snowman Heart…
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Poppystamps – CL454 Believe in Magic…
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Memory Box – 99790 Holly Collage…
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Scotch 3/4 inch Double-Sided Foam…
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Sizzix – Big Shot Machine – White and…
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Sizzix – Big Shot Plus Machine -…
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Sizzix – Big Shot Express Machine…
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Sizzix – Big Shot Accessory – Tool…
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Sizzix Cutting Pads – standard
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Sizzix On the Edge Cutting Pads -…
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Sizzix Big Shot Plus CUTTING PADS…
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Sizzix – Accessory – Cutting Pad,…
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Sizzix – Extended Magnetic Platform…
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Sizzix – Accessory – Magnetic…
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Sizzix – Big Shot Plus – Accessory -…
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Retractable Paper Piercer / Pick -…
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Crystal Katana – placement tool by…
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MISTI Stamping Tool – The Most…
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Tonic 14×14 inch Easy Clean Craft…
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Gold Metallic card-stock
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Bazzill Foil Cardstock – Gold 12×12
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Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH…
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Cranberry Memory Box Notecards – 25/pack
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SSS Teflon Bone Folder
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glitter domes
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Nuvo Glitter Accents 1.7oz – Fresh…
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Pearl Embellishment Stickers – 3mm
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Sheer Shimmer Spritz Spray 2oz – Sparkle
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36 thoughts on “Memory Box Wintry Christmas cards…

  1. These are perfect, as always! It’s so cold, damp, and windy here, that it’s finally feeling like wintery weather. Love the trees on the first card, and that wee snowman is a little darling! Thanks for the smiles. Sure hope you find some big trees! You’d think with your 100 year old house, that you’d fall into a historical zone or something, and they would not be able to cut down your trees. Sigh…I’m sad for you, dear friend. Thanks for the music link! Wish I had more internet time so I could listen! I’m stuck with CD’s 🙂 Have a good evening, and keep sharing your masterpieces with us!

  2. Both of your cards are little masterpieces… that clean snowman surely does make a statement in my heart, Pam… more please! I never tire of your cards! xx

  3. Lovely cards AGAIN!! I love the simplicity of the snowman and that bright red! Great card to make for lots of people. Hope you win something with all your submissions. You are a winner in my book!!

  4. Absolutely incredible – both of them!! Your cards are so inspiring to me Pam!! The background on the first is absolutely beautiful with the white and the gold!! The second one is one of those special cards that no matter who you send it to they will feel incredibly special!!!

  5. Oooooh these are both so pretty!! I love the big gold sentiment on the first one! It looks amazing with the white trees and the beautiful distress background. And the second one… so beautifully CAS!! Love it!!

  6. Both are awesome…but that snowman card made my heart jump! Just the right touch of CAS with a little country twine and holly leaves adding that perfect touch. WOW!!!! ♥ Sue Kment

  7. What a beautiful background for your snowy forest, Pam! And I love your sweet heart snowman! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

  8. Two awesome designs, Pam. LOVE the watercoloured background with ghosted snow for your first card. The sentiment in gold really makes the card elegant. Love those tiny snowflakes! Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour! And that snowman heart card … totally adorable! LOVE! xx

  9. Yup starting to feel a lot like Christmas, well Pam you did it again woman. These are so perfect. I’m Loving being back and getting to enjoy your amazing cards. Big Hugz my friend

  10. Wow! Just wow! Your snowy scene is spectacular with the inky background, the layered trees, and the fabulous gold sentiment. I dearly heart your ultra-simple snowman in the heart. Now I’m all aflutter about that die and the sentiment set. Sheesh!

  11. Oh my Pam! I love them both, but my favorite is the ⛄️! What a stunning but simple card! ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ it! I think that die is going on my wish list! 🤗

  12. I came by to say how much I love your snowman card in the Merry Mondays gallery and have been absolutely blown away by the wintry scene on your first card too! I love the white against the rich blues and had never seen that gorgeous sentiment die before either 🙂 Lovely inspiring cards, Pam! hope you get the trees sorted….they are such an important part of our daily landscape, aren’t they?

  13. Well, I really love CAS cards and you take the cake with the snowman one…he is perfection, in my mind! He is my favorite, I just might have to buy that little guy! Thank you for playing along with us this week at Merry Monday!

  14. Great cart CAS! This is an amazing project, fantastic !!
    Thank you for sharing this wonderful card with us on Happy Little Stampers CAS.
    Bożena DT HLS CAS

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