Merry Monday

I have the pleasure and honor of being a guest designer at
the Merry Monday challenge blog this week. The first challenge 
I ever played along with was one at Merry Monday. I loved it and
still do to this day. They have a fantastic DT that is always 
inspiring and the challenges are always fun to do.
This one was no exception.

I covered some retired wooden snowflakes from Stampin' Up with
some whisper white ink, pressed them into a pile of chunky
white Deep Impression embossing enamel and then heat set them.
I love how they turned out.
It's hard to see in the photo but the background is embossed with
the decorative dots embossing folder. Looks like falling snow.

Now, check out the inspiration photo...

...and click here to check out the DT's cards. I hope you'll join us in
the challenge too. I look forward to seeing your cards in the 

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from Stampin' Up! unless noted
card stock: whisper white, crumb cake, soft suede
wooden snow flakes
stamp set: Hardwood; More Merry Messages
ink: soft suede, whisper white
embossing folder: decorative dots
large stitched rectangle stackables dies (Lawn Fawn)
embossing powder: whisper white
embossing enamel: chunky white (Stampendous)
linen thread
fun foam (Michaels)


Congrats again on your win and guest DT slot at Merry Monday! Just love your take on the challenge with those wooden snowflakes!!
Bonnie said…
What a wonderful way to do up those snowflakes, Susan! Love the wood panel and the embossed sentiment too! Awesome! Thanks so much for joining our team this week!
Great card Susan. Love the way your snowflakes are hanging over the woodgrain! Thanks for being our Guest Designer this week!
Unknown said…
Love everything about your card! The snowflakes are amazing! And I love how you hung them... The wood grain is just great...the sentiment is perfect!
Linda said…
Lovely card, Susan So glad you joined us this week at Merry Monday as our GD.
Thank you Linda! I always love the MM challenges!
Thank you Bonnie :) I had a ton of fun doing this challenge!
Julia Aston said…
Congrats on your guest DT! Your embossed snowflakes are just beautiful against the woodgrain!
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Julia :)
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Julia :)
Colleen said…
Susan, congrats on being our guest designer!! You made a wonderful card from the inspiration photo! I love your snowflakes hanging down over the woodgrain. This is a terrific Christmas card!
Kristie Goulet said…
LOVE your card, Susan! Those wood snowflakes rock! Congratulation on being our Guest Designer this week. Always love it when you play cards with us. :)
Majorelle said…
A very nice card for our inspiration!
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Kristie :) Playing cards with you all is always fun!
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Majorelle :)
This is gorgeous Susan!!! I love the layers and details! SO pretty!!
Greta said…
What a beautifully designed card! I love what you did with the snowflakes!
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Deanne :)
Susan Powell said…
Thank you Greta :)