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Dec 29, 2009

Dazzling Diamonds Snow----DTC39

Happy Tuesday!!
I hope you had a wonderful holiday, I did and luckily my husband ended up having both christmas eve and christmas day off, which doesn't happen very often. Plus he'll be home for new year's eve and new years day too.

Today's card is for this week's digital tuesday challenge. Our hostess Michelle R. wanted to see Dazzling Diamonds glitter used as snow.

I am so thankful for the challenge, because my almost full jar of dazzling diamonds was very neglected, because I've been using stickles glitter for a while now for the ease of use. I realized how much more sparkly dazzling diamonds are and I'll be using them up now for sure. If you look closely you might be able to tell the difference. I used stickles on the punched out snowflakes and dazzling diamonds on the "snow" on the ground and house.

My image is from Soft Pencil, who is our sponsor this week, and they generously let us design team members choose one of their winter scene stamps. They are all so cute, but this one was my favorite.

Paper is from Basic Grey and Stampin up. Sentiment is from Stampin up. Image was colored with Copics. I did some machine sewing with my janome mini, and embellished with some ribbon and punched out snowflakes.

If you're up for a challenge using dazzling diamonds on a snowy scene, why not join us at digital tuesday. You might be the winner of some cute images by Soft Pencil.

Have a fantastic day!


Anjou Krelovich said...

Gorgeous Ellie! I love the scene and the paper is fantastic. (I have that sheet and have been hoarding it like crazy for the perfect project!)

Cindy said...

Adorable card!! I love the dazzling diamonds. Must get some!
That is a very cute image, and I love your layout!!

Maria Matter said...

beautiful Ellie!!!
I love these soft colored background papers! great job!
Glad your hubby was home for the holiday!!

Blessings, Maria

Becky said...

This is adorable, and those dazzling diamonds look awesome on this card.

Anonymous said...

Absolutely beautiful! Love the little mouse peeking out of the snow. Wonderful colora and love those dazzling diamonds. rita w

Vicki said...

Ellie, this is beautiful! You did an awesome job with the challenge! Cute cute image and love the dazzle!! Blessings to you!

Melanie said...

Fantastic card!! The colors are georgous and I love this adorable, cute image.

dolls like us said...

Great card Ellie I love the way you highlight the little Cat.