It's challenge time at Tando Creative - our theme this month is "Ice White" and there's a photo for inspiration. You can check it out here if you'd like to play along and be in with a chance of a lovely prize in a random draw of all players.
I used an ATC base - the chipboard is perfect for this as you need a thick layer of gesso and a lighter weight base tends to buckle with the moisture and weight of it. Once I had a thick layer of gesso, I spritzed my stamps with water to help them release and stamped to leave textured impressions. I left if overnight to dry and then added a couple of extra snowflakes heat embossed with white powder so that there are both debossed and raised snowflake impressions.
I took inspiration from the silver pot in the picture and used silver for the sentiment. I didn't have an appropriate stamp so to get the words I wanted, I printed on an inkjet printer and quickly covered with detail embossing powder.
Glass glitter around the edges and a white rose finish it off.
Grunge Flakes (Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous)
Chipboard ATC (Tando Creative)
Cryogen White (for sentiment strip)
Detail white embossing powder
Detail silver embossing powder
Deko Ice Glitter by Efco (Crystal)
Rose (Wild Orchid Crafts)
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