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Clearly Besotted Winter Shaker Card

Hi crafty friends! Did you hear the news? Butterfly Reflections Ink. is now carrying Clearly Besotted ! If you are not familiar with this brand, you NEED to check them out! They are a small UK-based stamp company that makes the cutest stamps! So I am so super excited to share this shaker card with you featuring their Scene It Seasons and Seasonal Line Up stamps! I stamped and colored the winter scene stamp with Copic markers (listed below). Then I masked off and ink blended the sky with salvaged patina Distress Oxide ink . I added some sparkly Stickles and gel pen snow. Next I stamped out the winter line up and colored and cut out the little penguin at the end.  To create the card front, I cut out the window using  Lawn Fawn's Outside In Scalloped Square Stackables die  and then used a snowflake embossing folder . I heat embossed the sentiment and cut out the sentiment strip with my paper trimmer. To assemble the shaker, I used a double layer of foam tape  to create the shaker
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