Sunday, November 20, 2011

Merry & Bright Sillyscape

Today I am playing along with Case Study #66.  The challenge is to case this beautiful card from Krissi Ng.

I picked up on the snowy background, the buildings as a focal point, and the sentiment tag at the top of the card.  This seemed like the perfect opportunity to pull out one of the first stamps I ever got--an old favorite that has been neglected lately--my Sillyscape stamp from Hero Arts.

Sorry that this is not such a great photo--I think there was a reflection from the flash.  I started with SU Navy paper and stamped the Hero Arts Envelope background in white.  Then, I stamped and embossed Sillyscape in black, and stamped PTI Peace Be Still snowflakes in White.  I used a white gel pen on some of the windows and Gelly Roll Clear Star on some other parts.  In the photo, it looks yellow, but IRL it looks glittery.

Supplies Used:
Stamps:  Hero Arts: Sillyscape, Envelope, PTI:  Peace Be Still, Tiny Treats Christmas
Paper:  SU Navy, PTI Soft Stone, White
Other:  PTI Angled Label Die
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  1. This card looks like it could be an illustrtation for a picture book!! loove the winter city scene!!

  2. Joyce...just beautiful! The city really gives you the impression that it is alive with holiday cheer on a snowy evening.

  3. I love this!
    That background...
    the wintery city scene...
    a perfect CASE to a gorgeous card!

  4. Oh, I love this, Joyce! It's gorgeous!!

  5. This is gorgeous! A perfect case of this card, love the snowy wintry scene.

  6. This is so lovely. The lit windows give me such a warm feeling in the midst of that snowy scene. Thanks for joining us at CASE Study this week!

  7. You did a super job casing the card. I love how you used the gel pen to put lights on in the buildings. So clever!

  8. What a wonderful inspired take. Love the moody blue coloring. What a cool card indeed.

  9. Love this Joyce, it looks amazing! Lights look great too.

  10. What a fabulous CASE Joyce! That midnight sky is just beautiful and the skyline with the buildings is spectacular! Super work! Thanks for playing along with us this week at CASE Study!

  11. What a fabulous li'l scene you've created! I love your use of that envelope background stamp - it adds that li'l extra detail of interest that I love!
    Thanks so much for joining us on CASE study this week :)

  12. OOOOOO!!! LOVE the lights on the buildings--that is a fabulous idea! :) Beautiful card!!!

  13. What a *perfect* night scene!! LOVE how you put the lights in some windows! Thank you for playing along with us at CASE Study!! Chupa xxx


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