And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God,
to them who are the called according to his purpose. . Romans 8:28


For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout,
with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God:
and the dead in Christ shall rise first:
Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air:
and so shall we ever be with the Lord. 1 Thessalonians 4:16,17 / KJV
Jesus is our soon coming King
James 5:8 Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh."

Monday, November 5, 2012

Little Snowflake

I think there is a bit of magic in snowflakes. Not the monstrous blizzards mind you, but the giant snowflakes that fall down slowly and seem to dance their way down to the ground. I know I am not one to talk because we NEVER get snow here. I remember playing in it every winter as a child before we moved to the beach, but my mom gets the ICK face when it is mentioned. lol!!! I still think that it is beautiful. The glittery glistening white blanket that covers the earth. How God took such special care in making every single snowflake different and unique and beautiful... much like he did with us :).

(see that photo above, I found it on the internet.. but it is a photo of the train tracks in the tiny little town I was born and raised in. This photo makes my heart smile)

Well, enough chatting, I am here to share a card and some fun. 
Today is Mocha Manic Monday at Fresh Brewed Designs. Every first Monday of the month we offer a special deal. This month we have a NEW image that has been released TODAY and is half price for TODAY ONLY!

Meet and welcome to the FBD family - LITTLE SNOWFLAKE

Again, I dug through my big ol scrap paper box (really it is getting RIDICULOUS!)
I used the MFT Diecut - fresh cut grass and cut out the 'icicles' using white cardstock and white polka-dotted vellum.  The glitter is martha stewart chunky glitter: Snow, and I colored the ornament and lips with a gel writer glitter pen. The image was colored using prismacolor and copic markers. 

For this card I used the Adorable sketch found at
Jingle Belles Challenge Blog

Now stop on by the Freshly Brewed Challenges blog and see the GORGEOUS cards the FBD DT has created for you today. You will also find information on a FREEBIE  you can get if you hurry, BLOG CANDY you can win, a fun challenge and info on our LAST Blog hop / rubber stamp release for 2012!!!
What are you waiting for?!?! GO NOW!!! :D  


  1. Love the glittery touches ... and how you turned your grass in to icicles ... so very glad you got sketchy with us at jingle belles.

  2. Are really lovely seasonal feeling Peel pretty Christmas card Heather and love the glittery additions.

    Thanks so much the sharing your creativity with us at Stamping Sensations challenge this month, but I'm so sorry to say your card is not eligible as you have combined far more challenges than our rules allow.

    But I do hope you find time to join in with another piece of your lovely work.

    B x

  3. Beautiful!! The photo above reminded me of The Polar Express :) Such a stunning card, so wonderfully designed with the fun paper, little glitz and glam of the glitter and one super cute lil snow cutie!

    Blessings to you, my friend!

  4. ooh that chunky glitter is gorgeous. i just love this sweet winter card! makes me happy looking at it :)

  5. Beautiful and adorable card!!
    Love how you added teh glitter!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations paint challenge!

  6. What a gorgeous card Heather!!! Love the glitter and your "icicles." Fun bright colors too. Happy Manic Monday!


  7. What a sweet image. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  8. love the colours, loving the sparkle and your snowflakes are fab. thanks for joing us over at glitter and sparkle x toria x

  9. Gorgeous card... Love the "snow" glitter... Very "cool" idea.... :)
    And great to see your getting to use up some of your stash too!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Glitter n Sparkle..
    Toni - DT

  10. Brilliant i love it , I know what you mean about the scraps lol. Thanks for joining us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

  11. So pretty! I love all the bling. Thanks for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! :) Hugs! xx

  12. what a gorgeous vintage-inspiredfun and *FABULOUS* card and such a great take on allison's sketch! love everything about this, thanks for joining our JINGLE BELLES fun!!! <3

  13. Very cute! Love the look of the chunky glitter with the brightly coloured papers. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges, and all the best. Louise xxx

  14. Beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons

  15. such a pretty image love the colours and papers thanks for joining us at glitter n sparkle and good luck emma xx

  16. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley. xx

  17. She is sassy and it fits with the color choices. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CSAYL!

  18. This is so cute I just love your card it is so adorable and the colors are all perfect
    Thank you for joining us at Creative inspiration paints.
    CI design team member
    DIANA L.

  19. A lovely card, thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge with your Polka Dots,

    hugs Vicky xxx

  20. Lovely card!
    Thanks for playing at DVC

  21. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week for the Pile It On “Make it Sparkle Challenge” with us! Just loved your card, and hope to see you back here next week!

    PIO DT
    Jenn Zeeb

  22. Congrats on Top 3 at CIS Paints love love this card.



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Trust in the Lord with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs3: 5,6

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