Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Gypsy Spot Snow Challenge

This week's challenge at the Gyspy Spot was to use snow or snowmen in a Gyspy created and cut design.  I used my new Snow Friends cartridge along with Accent Essentials and Winter Woodlands to make a Let It Snow layout.

My layout features these two happy dancing snowpeople playing in the falling flakes.  The snowpeople are trimmed in white ink dots and mini pearls.  The blue sweater snowman is trimmed in white pearls, where as the pink and burgundy snow-woman is trimmed in pink mini pearls.  Even snow-women like to be pretty. And don't you just love the striped hat?

The layout title is LET IT SNOW, a cut from the Winter Woodlands cartridge.  The title is embellished with two small silver snowflakes. There are also larger snowflakes falling on the layout.  The largest snowflake was cut in navy cardstock and topped with winter blue cardstock.  The mid-sized snowflakes were cut with a silver metallic base, and a light blue Core'dinations White Washed topper.  The navy sections of the flakes were hand embellished with white pen.

Above is a close up of my snowman doing his winter storm happy dance!

Not to be out done, the snow-woman is doing an Irish Jig as her happy dance!


  1. OMG this is so super cute. I can't get enough of these cute little guys. Great job on the layout :)

  2. How cute!!! Love your snowy, winter scene, Susan! Almost looks like we conspired on this one! We even used foil cardstock on the snowflake! Too darn funny!

  3. Beautiful and cute. I didn't think I needed that cart, but now......

  4. That layout is just adorable. Came over from CWTC site and realized that I've seen your creations many times on the mb. Thanks for sharing! Pam

  5. Oh is this adorable Susan! I just love the snow friends cart and the big snowflakes are fabulous! xxD

  6. Really cute winter scene Susan!!! I love the snow people...so cute!!! TFS

    Merry Cricut-mas!!!