Creative Embellishments December Post "Winter Wonderland"

Hello Scrappy Friends from the Far North!!!  Yes, it is winter in Alaska, finally!  And, yes we had a BIG earthquake, and yes, it has all but consumed us, but we are trying to get into the spirit with a little scrapping.  My heritage is Scandinavian (Swedish), so when I saw this adorable photo, I knew it was perfect for my Christmas layout collection.

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I started by using an old paper collection from Bo Bunny that has wonderful vellum images of silvery trees and snowflakes, a winter wonderland!!!!  I heavily embossed several CE snowflakes of all different sizes using Ranger's "Snowflake Tinsel" Embossing Powder.  Love the glittery effect!!!

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These pictures really do not do justice to all the glitter and shine that radiate from those snowflakes!!!

Next I create some flower clusters at the corners of the photos and inserted that gorgeous holly and berry flourish which I embossed with Blue Fern Studios "Forest" and painted the teeny, tiny berries red.  You can hardly see the berries to paint them (looks like I missed one on the bottom).  This flourish is so intricately cut and beautifully detailed.  It has definitely become a new favorite chipboard piece for me.

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Here are the photos of the chipboard I used.

Here is a list of the Creative Embellishments Chipboard pieces that I used:

Chipboard Snowflakes

Large Snowflakes

Holly and Berry Flourish

Thank you so much for stopping by.  Here is to a very Happy Holiday Season from me to you!!!  Stay warm and safe!  Merry Christmas!

Kathy Mosher

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