Sunday, September 16, 2012

A Walk in the Woods

I have found my new favourite technique - using a dryer sheet.  I am so loving how soft and snowy this card looks.  I am going to have to try this with snowflakes, with some Christmas images and maybe even some Valentine hearts.  This may be my Christmas card for the year until I get bored of it.

This card is a total CASE of Holly1977 on Splitcoast Stampers.  I used trees instead of snowflakes and used green instead of gold for the strips of paper.  I really wish I had a long Merry Christmas stamp.  While I like the long look of the sentiment here, it almost makes me think of a sympathy card.

I'm now thinking of playing with this idea and doing shapes with coloured glitter with this technique.  As I've mentioned before,  cards with texture are always the most popular in my house.

Challenges this Card Meets:
Christmas Card Challenge
Christmas Stamping all Year Long - Snowy
Creative Card Crew - Tree
Cute Card Thursday - Christmas
Fussy and Fancy - Use Fabric (Dryer Sheet)
Speedy Fox and Friends - Favourite Technique (Dryer Sheet)
Stamptacular Sunday - Less is More
That Craft Place - Bling it On
Friends of Speedy TV - CASE a card


  1. Ooh, this is so gorgeous and I love all the sparkle. I've made a dryer sheet flower and loved it. I'll be checking out this tutorial. Thanks for joining us again at FOSTV.

  2. OMG that looks so good. I would love to know how to do this. Thanks for joining speedy Fox and Friends.

  3. Stunning!!!! I need to check out the tutorial!!! Your card is just beautiful!!!! Thanks for playing again this week at FOSTV!

  4. Gorgeous creation, very elegant! I really like the effect you achieved with the drier sheet!

  5. Wow, so soft and sparkly! You used a dryer sheet, huh? I'm going to have to check that technique out! Thanks for playing along with the Friends of Speedy TV!

  6. hello Christine, what a fab card, so élégante, thanks to play with us a CSAYL this week, biz

  7. Christine--what a lovely Christmas card!! It reallly sparkles! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Speedy Fox & Friends blog challenge!

  8. Wow! Totally stunning! I love the sparkle of the trees! Thanks for playing along at CCC! Ani

  9. Nice sparkly card - very pretty

  10. Great card! You can't beat a lot of glitter on a Christmas card! And your tree stamp is fab!

    Thanks for joining the Creative Card Crew challenge!


  11. What a great technique for this card. It makes me feel so peaceful. So glad you could join us at Christmas Card Challenges.

  12. This is a lovely card, Christine! Love your technique. Thanks for sharing at Stamptacular Challenges, hugs, Frances.

  13. Lovely card, very fresh.

    DT: Creative Card Crew

  14. Gorgeous Christmas card. I love the sparkle. Thank you for sharing it with us at Fussy & Fancy challenge, good luck.
    Sarah-Jane xx

  15. What a regal and lovely card! THanks for joining in on the fun at CCC!