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November 2017

Snowman Cards

Today I have made my version of the snowman half circle card for you.  This is a lovely card to attach to any gift or as a send alone Christmas card.  Most of my materials are from Stampin Up!, however, I have used some from other sources to get the look that I really wanted.  I'll point those items out to you in the instructions below.  Have fun making this card and feel free to send me pictures of your versions so I can see what you've created!

Cut
1 - 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" Whisper White Cardstock (SU)
1 - 5 1/4" x 4 1/4" Tempting Turquoise Cardstock (SU)
1 - 3" Whisper White Circle (SU) I also used my cricut to cut this circle
2 - Basic Black large circles from the Owl Builder Punch SU)
1 - Small triangle from Peek A Boo Peach (SU) cut freehand
1 - 2 7/8" Basic Black label cut with my cricut
1 - 2 5/8" Whisper White label cut with my cricut

Emboss
Emboss your Tempting Turquoise piece with whatever embossing folder you like, I used one from Hobby Lobby

Stamp
Use (SU) Flurry of Wishes Stamp set with Basic Black Ink

Glue
* Whisper White stamped label to your Basic Black label
* Eyes and nose to your 3" 1/2 circle in Whisper White
* Use self stick washi tape (I used SU Glitter tape) for scarf
* Adhere snowflake embellishment to scarf (from Michaels)

And there you have it! Your card is complete, you can finish it off by putting a white gel pen dot in each of the eyes.  Hope you had fun!

Snowmancards


Snow Village Card

This set was the December Paper Pumpkin set from 2016.  I never got around to using it but I pulled it out this year and loved it so I decided to put it to good use.  If you really like this particular Paper Pumpkin set I believe you can purchase them from Stampin Up! here on my Shop Now section.  I know you can purchase some of the older Paper Pumpkins so hopefully this one will still be available.  

I used all the materials from this set to make these cards, the only thing that I used that was not in the set were the stars from the Detailed Santa Thinlets on the black cardstock.  The blue envelopes were included with the set so everything you need is right there in one box. I hope you enjoy these adorable cards!  Happy crafting!

Snow village cards