Christmas progressive challenge - Snowman

I decided to play along with the Christmas progressive challenge.  I had seen the wonderful cards that my on-line friends do with that challenge and the idea of being ahead of the Christmas game was super tempting.

So I purchased the image for this month (since I had not participated before I needed to pay this time and the next time they will be free) and I have to say that they are not expensive at all!

This time the images come from Anji Antics, there's a wonderful moose and a snowman.  I decided to go with the snowman.

I chose to do a color combination that's not the usual Christmas look (brown and blue- I really love how it turned out).  I was inspired from the sentiment that comes from Create with TLC.  I used  my MS snowflake punch and put some bling on it.  I used my scallop and classic circle all from Spellbinder.  The paper is from Little yellow bicycle.  I used my CM corner punch on the corners.

Here's a closer look at the digi that I colored with my copics.  I added some liquid appliqué to the edge of his hat and mitts I also put warm highlights glitter ritz to it to give a bit of shimmer.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:

  1. Abc christmas challenge - G is for guy or girl (I think my card is more masculine with the brown cardstock)
  2. Lady annes challenges-christmas-progressive-challenge-3 -  image challenge
  3. Christmas at sweet stampin challenge blog - no red or green ( used brown and blue)
So that's it for me!  I thank you for the warm thoughts and prayers for my family for the past days while we were going through the funeral and burial of my step-grandmother.  My stepmom is really having a hard time right now to deal with the death of her mom... 

As for my cold... seems to be getting worse :(  I really really feel like crap my cold is actually winning at this time.

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  1. How cute!!! LOVE the liquid applique. I need more LOL Its such a great effect! Love the snowflakes too!!

  2. You feeling better today? I hope so!! Feel better *hugs*!! It stinks being sick!

  3. I think this is a fabulous color combo for a snowman, Vicky! The liquid applique is such a nice touch on the hat and mittens. Great little snowflakes. Love that you've joined in the challenge. :-D

  4. I love the liquid appliqué, need to get myself some of that!! As always it's a fantastic x-mas card V!! I LOVE the brown and blues together!!

  5. Fab card your cute snowman!

    Thank you for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month! Wedgie xxx

  6. Adorable, I love snowmen...joann sassy raggedy

  7. Vicky, I hope you are feeling better! Your card is just adorable! Looks so cold. Thank you for playing in Lady Anne's Progressive Christmas Challenge!

  8. Pity we don't get snow as I love snowmen and your card is gorgeous.

  9. Fantastic card! I love your choice of colours and the liquid applique creates such a cool effect. Thanks so much for joining in at Christmas at Sweet Stampin. Hope you are feeling better! Hugs, Dawn

  10. cute!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  11. I love what you've done with Anji's cute snowman, fabulous card Vicki!
    Thanks for joining in on challenge #3 at the Christmas Progressive challenge over at Lady Annes, looking forward to seeing what else you come up with!




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