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Winter Wonderland At FSC

I have had such a fabulous month that there just wasn’t enough time left for crafting and blogging.

The family have been over for a 10 day holiday (four adults and three grandkids) – wow, full house!

Remember the saying … ‘can’t see the woods for the trees’, well that’s what my craft room was like … ‘can’t see the room for the craft stuff’ …  Not Any More

Whilst my son was here he revamped my craft room.  All new work tops have been added along three walls and new shelving.  All I can say is what a transformation.  Everything was taken out and not so much was put back in.  Still having a tidy up but when finished I will bore you with photos.

The month wasn’t finished there, Andrew and I took ourselves off to the UK for a well earned break.  All refreshed and ready for my birthday this weekend then I can start thinking about Christmas.

In the meantime Fashionable Stamping Challenges this fortnight have a theme of  “Winter Wonderland” which was picked by my fabby teamie sister Dani.

Loads of different techniques used but my fave has to be the over embossing in white.

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Used this stamp here, Gibson Lovers, as I thought the image on this card needed to be soft and romantic to fit in with the winter wonderland colour scheme I chose.

I would love it if you hopped on over to see all the DT’s work as they are simply stunning.  Also don’t forget that the winner of this challenge has $20 to choose anything they like from Flonz’s store.

Shirl

11 Responses to “Winter Wonderland At FSC”

  1. butterfly says:

    Absolutely beautiful, Shirl – perfect frosty colours, and I love the soft watercolour effect of the stamping – those trees are gorgeous! Delicious.
    Alison xx

  2. Irene Chillman says:

    Brilliant card Shirl, certainly is a winter wonderland, can see why you love the white embossing, makes everything look so snowy, and don’t the Gibson lovers just make you want to smile.
    I think that’s my Christmas card sorted then, don’t you.
    Irene xx

  3. Stunning Shirley! Perfection for the challenge. Hugs, Yvonne

  4. Stunning Christmas card with a fairytale feel about it.
    Julie x

  5. Craftyfield says:

    Lovely wintry scene, I can feel the cold! The effect of the over embossing is fantastic, it gives such dimension to the trees. Are they Flonzcraft too?
    Crfatyfield xx

  6. Meggymay says:

    A beautiful card Shirley. the background looks magical.
    Yvonne x

  7. Shirley says:

    Hi Shirley, your card is beautiful, very elegant, love the texture background. Take care, Shirleyxx

  8. Brenda says:

    Busy, busy, bust by the sounds of thinks Shirley, but nice to have family to stay plus a belated Happy Birthday to you as well.

    And you still found time to create a stunning winter Wonderland.

    B x

  9. Anne R says:

    What a gorgeous card Shirl, you really have captured a wonderful romantic wintery scene. It sounds as if you have had a very busy but lovely time with your family – and a bonus to get your craft room revamped too. I hope you have a wonderful birthday! Hugs, Anne xx

  10. Most jealous of that revamped craft room! How kind of your son. Love the beautiful wintery card too. Jenny x

  11. Esther says:

    Sooo lovely….such beautiful soft colours, a perfect winter wonderland! Esther (oh and also very jealous of that re-vamped craft room, even without the pics)

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