Once again I am in a Welsh hotel and I am getting excited as it is almost time for the Stampin Up convention in Mainz, Germany and I am busy making card fronts to swap with my fellow demonstrators.
I do have a card for you, Christmas again! :)
This stamp set, Winter Memories was one of the first to catch my eye from the Autumn and Winter seasonal catalogue. I think the designs lend themselves perfectly to muted tones and watercolours and this is exactly what I have done with this lovely image of ice skates. Rather than watercolour I used a blender pen picking up the ink from the lid of my inkpads. I stamped and coloured the image twice so that I could cut part of it out and 3d mount it. Here's a closer look.
The dotty background paper is from the neutrals designer paper pattern stack and I added some dazzling details glitter for sparkle and some real red ribbon.