Thursday, December 20, 2012

~Patchwork Snowman~

is a fun technique.

Watch the video for Melissa's tips.

I've got leftover "snowman pieces" I hope to create with later...since 4

patterned snowmen were cut to create this card/gift.

That gel gift moves and grooves with the gadgety Papertrey Ink Movers and Shakers spinners die....

I was inspired by the soft blues and natural colors in the new

Tuesday Trigger:Sweet Dreams.

The delicate comforter and bench patterns were mimicked by the Acorn Hollow DP.

I used the "other side" of the fall image DP that offered lovely solid colors.

I'm submitting my non-traditional colored Christmas card to the

Remember to take a DEEP BREATH and enjoy the last handful of days before Christmas now~

Stamps: Unity sentiment,Papertrey Ink Shape Up Snowman Accessories stamp set
Dies: Papertrey Ink Movers and Shakers Spinners Die Collection and Shape Up Snowman
Ink: Papertrey Ink Hawaiian Shores
 Other: Papertrey Ink Coasters,Papertrey Ink Soft Stone cardstock, Little Yellow Bicycle Acorn Hollow DP


Annette Allen said...

how cute.. i love that paper pieced snowman...

Marybeth said...

Such a cute idea Marlena! Love it! Beautiful patchwork snowman too. Merry Christmas to you and your family!

Melissa Bove said...

Adorable card! I love your sweet patchwork Snowman!!

Merry Christmas!!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!


Nancy Guse said...

Your snowman is super sweet Marlena!! This is a great idea with the spinner card. Merry Christmas!

Kelly Griglione said...

Um, wow. You attached a bottle of gel to a card ... that's crazy! I love it, Marlena!! How creative. said...

So adorable and fun!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

Paper Crafts & Scrapbooking Editor said...

Hey Marlena! Thanks for linking this up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)