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Thursday, November 25, 2010

Sparkly & Bright

Whew, it's almost the weekend.  Today started off a little late, and I decided to just give the kids a break and drive them to school.  It snowed last night and is quite warm, so they were able to build a snowman in our yard before I was ready to go...and on the way to dropping them off my Dad phoned to tell me that the buses had been cancelled.  The Munchkin was upset because I didn't drive them back home for a snow day.  Goodness, the roads were fine once we were out of our subdivision, so I saw no reason for them to stay home.

In the spirit of all this snow, I have a card covered in snowflakes today.  This was started months ago, and then hung around on my desk waiting to be finished.  I most definitely used a sketch, but it was so long ago and I didn't write it down of course.
I know that pink and brown aren't traditional holiday colours, but I just love them together.  You can't really see it, but the big snowflakes are covered with pink glitter, and they really do sparkle quite nicely.

I am going to enter my card in the following challenges:

Fab N Funky:  Goin' with the flow

Stamps:  Amy R Holiday Sentiments
Paper:  We R Memory Keepers
Ink:  CTMH Black
Accessories:  EK Success Snowflake Punch, MS Snowflake Edge Punch, Cotton Candy Stickles

6 comments:

Monique said...

This is a wonderful Holiday card Danielle...Love the colors and all the texture with the sparkle snowflakes...Great work :)!!

Cheryl said...

Beautiful,love the colours and gorgeous snowflakes!!!
xx

Sparkle said...

Such a pretty card! I love the pink snowflakes! And glad you got a snow day too. :)

Lindsey said...

Love these colours and the style of card!
We have snow today too but I dread it as for some reason Britain grinds to a halt when we see a snowflake of two!
Linds x

BananaStamper said...

Beautiful colors, love the snowflakes! So glad you were able to come out to play last night. I ADORE my beautiful Bella mittens - thank you so much! Can't wait to post them on my blog and brag about my awesome friends!
Talk soon,
Shanna :)

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

WOW, I love the glittery pink snowflakes!!!