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Crystal Flurries

on January 1, 2016


As my obsession with snowflakes continues, here is a card I made with my new Crystal Flurries set by The Ton stamps.  I embossed the flakes with Ranger Platinum embossing powder and then water colored the paper.  I embossed the edges of the white cardstock with the same embossing powder so that it would match the stamps.  The vellum banner is hand stitched with a silvery thread I found in my cross stitching stash.


The ton flakes

Products used:

  • Stamps:  The Ton – Crystal Flurries
  • Watercolors:  Sakura  24-Piece Koi Assorted Water Colors Field Sketch Set
  • Cardstock – Neenah Solar White
  • Watercolor Paper:  Strathmore
  • Embossing Powder – Ranger Liquid Platinum
  • Metallic Floss – Unknown



11 responses to “Crystal Flurries

  1. Cheryl Lea says:

    What a beauty! The watercolored background is gorgeous, and you did a fab job handstitching all those zigzags!!! Thanks for joining us in the January Paper Sweeties Inspiration Challenge!

  2. Jeri says:

    Love all the sparkly embossed snowflakes! Thanks for sharing with us at Paper Sweeties!

  3. Sybrina K says:

    What a pretty card! I, too, love snowflakes…. in December. (Not so much in March and April!) Thanks so much for joining us at Cards in Envy. 🙂

  4. Lovely card and great watercolor background. Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps. Karal DT

  5. Happy New Year Cheryl! Thanks for sharing your lovely little card with us in the Snowman Or Snowflake challenge at Eureka Stamps this week!
    Good Luck
    Dawn xx

  6. vicky tovar says:

    perfect heat embossed snowflakes, adorable. Thank you for joining us at Eureka Stamps “Snowmen or Snow” Challenge. Good luck.

  7. Mynn xx says:

    This is gorgeous! I LOVE the fabulous silver on blue–so pretty and wintry! Thank you for joining us at Paper Sweeties! HUGS and HAPPY NEW YEAR! 🙂 Mynn xx

  8. Lee S. says:

    Pretty! I like the purples in that one.

  9. Sherry Hickey says:

    Your card is so very pretty! I love the silver embossing. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Cards In Envy for our “Let It Snow” challenge!

  10. shabbygirl says:

    Oh my, Cheryl! This card is so beautiful! I love snowflakes too!! Thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us for the January challenge at Paper Sweeties! Hugs 🙂

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