Monday, September 17, 2018

Frame It & Giveaway

Today I am featuring another fabulous stamp set from the Picket Fence Studios September release.
I thought I had this card pretty much done until I saw today's CAS499 challenge at Splitcoaststampers to Frame It.  For the snowy hills, I used one of the smallest brushes from the "Life Changing" Blender Brush set and brushed upwards from a mask.  I stamped, colored then masked one of the adorable flying reindeer from the Santa's Sleigh Ride stamp set by Picket Fence Studios.  Next, I randomly stamped the smallest snowflake in the set and heat embossed.  With the largest blending brush in the brush set, I created a luscious pink sky with Abandoned Coral Distress Ink.  The sentiments included in Santa's Sleigh Ride all make me smile but I think this one is a great reminder of how we want to be as we approach the busy holidays!  A frame finishes off the card.



I decided to create a bit of envelope art using another reindeer in the set and the small snowflake.  





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 Picket Fence Studios has provided a set of the three sizes of Circle Mask/Stencils which I get to give away to one lucky winner.  Leave me a comment by 9/20 at 10:00 pm sharing how you plan NOT to be a grinch during the holidays. For more chances to win enter each time I share a post with Picket Fence Studios stamps until the deadline!

Here is a look at all the new products in the fabulous September release!

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7 comments:

  1. I plan on avoiding the crowds/traffic as much as possible... nothing puts me in grinch mode faster than extra people to deal with & long lines at the register!

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  2. Sweet card, again in pink and love the decorated envelope. Not sure about the Grinch - not seen that movie!

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  3. how adorable is this reindeer that quickly brought a smile to my face with his Zen look. Frames are so fun and i forget to use them. i will move through the holidays with grace.

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  4. What a darling reindeer image on your card, Angie! Love the pink background!

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  5. Oh Angie I love this non-traditional card - the look on the reindeer is priceless, and I love your pink sky
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  6. The reindeer image is an total delight and I love the pink background, stenciled hills and how you framed the scene. Plus, that sentiment is absolutely the best! So cute!

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  7. How adorable is this reindeer !! He’s spreading joy for sure !! I really love your soft pink background. About your question, I usually manage not to be a grinch by thinking that you sadly never know which Holiday will be the last one you're spending with your loved ones. So, it doesn’t left place to be grinch !! 😂 You should excuse my English... Thanks for sharing your work and for your generosity. Love, Marjorie
    [margessw(at)icloud(dot)com]

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