Thursday, December 13, 2012

Lovable Snowman

Today's Peachy Keen Stamps challenge is to follow a sketch.  It's been quite a while since I've had a full punch art tutorial.  This one is simple but turned out really cute!  I dug out one of my favorite holiday face sets called PK-521 Winter Faces.  Check out the other projects at the PKS challenge blog HERE.



Supplies Needed for Snowman:
*all punches and card stock from Stampin' Up!

2-1/2" Circle Punch
1-3/4" Circle Punch
Ornament Punch
Modern Label Punch
Decorative Label Punch
Bird Builder Punch
Small Heart Punch
Cupcake Builder Punch
Shimmery White card stock
Cherry Cobbler card stock
Basic Black card stock
Garden Green card stock
Chocolate Chip card stock
Designer paper of choice for hat band
Basic Black ink pad
Pumpkin Pie marker
Pink chalk pastels (for cheeks)
Unibal white gel pen
Dimensionals

Snowman Assembly Instructions:

Punch the following pieces:
(1) 2-1/2" Circle in Shimmery White (bottom snowball)
(1) 1-3/4" Circle in Shimmery White (middle snowball)
(1) Ornament in Shimmery White (head)
(1) Decorative Label in Basic Black (hat)
(1) Decorative Label in designer paper (hat band)
(1) Modern Label in Basic Black (hat brim)
(1) Bird Builder in Garden Green (branch)
(1) Cupcake Builder in Cherry Cobbler (tiny circles for berries)
(1) Small Heart in Cherry Cobbler
(2) Bird Builder in Chocolate Chip (stick arms)


Trim the top off ornament piece
Trim off the points on all four sides of the decorative labels
Trim off center points on each end of modern label
Trim each leaf on the chocolate chip pieces to create pointed sticks
Cut stem off garden green leaf for hat
Cut center section out from decorative label in designer paper design
Glue black decorative label to back of head as shown
Glue hat band onto hat
Stamp face with black ink.  Add blush to cheeks with chalk brush or sponge.  Color nose with marker.
Glue leaves and berries onto hat brim


Attach center snowball to bottom snowball with dimensional
Attach head to body with dimensional.  Tilt head slightly left or right for a different look.
Attach hat brim with dimensional
Glue arms onto back of body
Glue heart onto chest.  Add white highlight with gel pen
Wrap a ribbon around neck for a scarf (optional, not shown in picture)

8 comments:

Linda said...

What a cute card
hugs Linda

Pam said...

Adorable snowman! Thanks for the tutorial!!

Houses Built of Cards said...

Amazing punch art again Kim! LOVE it!!!

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KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE YOUR SNOWMAN CARD, Kim!! Thank you for another awesome tutorial! You are the bomb! :) Love ya!! :) Kathy!

Melissa said...

Oh what fun! I will have to show my girls this tutorial, they would love to punch some snowmen. (well that sounds bad... but ya know what I mean, LOL)

KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

OH MY, Kim! Your Snowman punch card and tutorial are AMAZING!! LOVE YOU!
:) Kathy

chantal said...

Superbe!!!
Ton interprétation du sketch est magnifique.
J'adore, merci pour le tutoriel.
Bises.
Chantal

Jennie Garcia said...

Super adorable!! I LOVE how easy you explain it!!
TFS!! Take Care!!
Jennie @ http://earthyscrap.blogspot.com/

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