Hi friends, I have been working on some Christmas projects and today I have a winter scene shadow box I made with stamps, dies, and paper from Heartfelt Creations.
976E Watchful Whitetail
Inks: Ranger Archival Ink (Jet Black), Distress ink (stormy sky), Versafine (Onyx Black), StazOn (Olive Green), Stampin' Up (Always Artichoke, Handsome Hunter)
Image Colored With: Prismacolor Color Pencils (Dark Green, Light Umber, Dark Umber, Chocolate, Espresso, French Grey 70%, French Grey 90%, Cool Grey 50%, Cream, Sunburst Yellow, Yellowed Orange, Clay Rose, Crimson, Red, Black Rasberry), OMS, Marvy LePlum II (Black, Crimson Lake)
Paper: Bazzill Cardstock (Dark Green, Light Green), Crafter's Companion 80lb. Ultra Smooth white cardstock
Accessories: Recycled Box, Martha Stewart Branch Punch, Martha Stewart Border punch (Aspen Snowflake), Stickles (Star Dust), Stickles Dry Glitter (Clear Rock Candy), Apple Barrel White acrylic paint, Deco Art Snow-Tex, Mod Podge, Sparkle Mod Podge, Scor-Pal, pop dots
Size: 5 3/4" x 6 1/2"
Stamp winter scene from "Winter Season" set on white cardstock, color with Prismacolor color pencils, color sky with stormy sky distress ink, add a touch of white acrylic paint all over the image with a brush for snow. Touch up the image with dries clear adhesive and cover with clear rock candy glitter. Stamp the fence, deer, and light post on white cardstock, hand cut the deer with scissors, die cut the fence and light post with coordinating dies, color with Prismacolor color pencils. Cover the sides and top inside of box with dark blue patterned paper from "Christmas Card" paper collection using Mod Podge, apply a coat over paper with sparkle mod podge, cover bottom inside of box with white cardstock. Adhere winter scene image to back of box as pictured. Adhere fence with pop dots. Adhere light post and deer with pieces of clear cardstock. Apply snow-tex to white cardstock and touch some areas on fence and lamp light, once dry add a touch of clear rock candy glitter. Cut a piece of clear cardstock to fit the upper left corner, stamp the branch image with olive green StazOn ink all over the clear cardstock, adhere to corner. Stamp and die cut several branches, punch smaller branches, shape them slightly and adhere to clear cardstock corner, add some clear rock candy glitter to the branches.
Cover outside of box with pale green patterned paper using mod podge, apply a coat of sparkle mod podge all over patterned paper. Punch borders with snowflake border punch from pale green cardstock, with scor-pal score center of borders lengthwise and adhere to all corners of box creating a decorative frame, take the little snowflakes punched from the border, adhere them as pictured and add some stickles to the centers.