Monday, December 17, 2012

Cheery Snowman Card

This is a quick and easy card made with my Silhouette Cameo surely to brighten someone's day.

I got this snowman image from Deb's Ooodles of Doodles coloring pages, then traced it in my Silhouette Designer Software. I always draw a square or circle the size of the card I'm working on so I can get a true picture of how things are going to look. In this case 5.5 x 8.5.

I like to use the "negatives" of cuts to create a different look. Once you get your images weeded out, get out your trusted Zig glue pen.  I love this glue because when it wet it's permanent and when it's dry it's re-positional and it has a narrow point, just right for this size project.

Next, get your card ready. For this project I'm using an 8.5 x 11 sheet folded in half. I like to use shimmer cardstock. I love how it looks and feels. I also used white glitter cardstock to create the "snow" at the bottom of the card.
After I glued down the images I decided to add some dimension to the snowman by popping up his  hands and feet with pop dots. Now everyone who knows me, knows I can't complete a project without some bling somewhere!

So, get out the bling and finish off the project in style!!


  1. I love this card!! this is awesome!!

  2. Lucky duck to have a Silhouette. It does such a lovely job with intricate and delicate cutouts. Great job.

    Barb from Toronto, Canada

  3. Way to go Danita on your DT spots! About time you starting sharing your crafty goodness!!

    This card is beautiful!


  4. This is the cutest snowman card I've ever seen and you know I'm going to CASE it for OWH!