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Across the Miles

This weeks challenge at Winter Wonderland is to make a card with the theme Across the Miles. A perfect challenge for me, I have at least three cards that need to wing their way across the waters to lands afar. I started making this card with no real idea where it was going. I'm pretty pleased with the outcome though. I swear I had a stamp that was a silhouette of Santa in his sleigh flying off into the distance.Goodness knows where it is now but it would have finished this card off nicely.
For those who are asking, the tree stamp behind is a Hero Arts one,  3997K Majestic. I stamped it several times at different heights.

Comments

downrightcrafty said…
what a wonderful card, thank you for sharing it with us at the Winter Wonderland
Hugs Kate xx
Lisa Jane said…
what a wonderful little scene .. i love those sparkly trees
thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week
Lisa x
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Sue said…
Beautiful card.....
amazingly beautiful. what stamp did you use for the tree behind the houses???

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