Saturday, January 4, 2014

Silent night by Marie Capistran

Hello Ai Fans!
Yes, Christmas is over, but we are sitting in the middle of a huge snow storm here, in Connecticut, and that's why, I think, I'm still creating with my Christmas stamps. :)

This village stamp, part of the Try-Fold Village, can make a very classy friendship card.






And because a single layer card can look a little bit too simple sometimes, I decided to stitch around the image with silver thread. I also added lots of clear glitter to the snow and the star. I painted the image with watercolor. I wanted a village by night, with a real feel of peace and quiet, so I painted the whole image purple (except a little bit of pale yellow for the star).






Happy Stamping!


7 comments:

  1. Love the watercolour Marie, it's striking with just the two colours.

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  2. Hello Marie, where in CT? I live in CT., too.
    Pretty watercolor card.
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  3. Very pretty! It is very peaceful. We got over a foot of snow here in upstate NY. My husband and son just left to go skiing. That means craft time for me!!

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  4. This is stunning! We got about a foot of snow too in New Hampshire and it's super cold too! Perfect for crafting! :D

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  5. Your night sky is lovely, Marie! We got just the edge of the storm in Toronto... only about 6" of snow!

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  6. Marie, this card is gorgeous! So soft and elegant! That lovely sky is just so enchanting!

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