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Snow Queen Shadowbox & Winter Snow SALE! New Minis!

Filed under Art Projects, Back in Stock, Giveaways, Laura Carson, Miniatures, Sale, The Snow Queen Kit

We’re revisiting a beautiful shadowbox that Laura Carson made in 2018: Snow Queen Shadowbox. And as the TWO chipboard shadowbox items used in the project are back in stock, I’ve created a whole “Winter Snow Sale” around the items in Laura’s supply list (plus I added lots more snowy/sparkly items to bring the sale up to 70 items)!

Back when this project was created, it was based around The Snow Queen Kit (since sold out). However, most everything you’ll need to recreate this pretty shadowbox is now available again!

From Laura’s original post:
Through the window you can see a little boy having a magical experience encountering the frosty Snow Queen. She sparkles in the frosty night and the boy looks on with wonder. Flanking the window scene are various snowflakes, frosty picks and beads.

Below are a few of the items from Laura’s supply list (all on sale!)… and keep reading as there’s that related Winter Snow Sale, new miniatures, and a Giveaway based on this Snow Queen Shadowbox!

What is New today?

Lots of miniatures (those tiny Color Pencils are delightful) plus a Cathedral Windows Set from Tim Holtz!

NEW Flash Sale: Winter Snow

This is a special sale that evolved during the planning. It started with the supply list from Laura Carson’s Snow Queen Shadowbox (including the TWO back in stock chipboard items used in the project). Then it grew to include all kinds of snowy, sparkly things! 70 items!

Here are the sale highlights:
40% off on Collage Sheets! From vintage ladies dressed for winter to retro snowmen! See the sale collage sheets.
50% off on Digital Images! See the sale digital images.
30% off on EVERYTHING ELSE in this collection! From glitter & rhinestones to resin snowmen to snowflake charms to laser cut shapes (wood, acrylic and chipboard)!
– Anything on clearance in this collection is marked down to 50% off!

The sale ends SATURDAY NIGHT, January 18th at midnight PST. See the entire sale collection here!

Hooray for the Snow Queen Shadowbox Giveaway!

Yep… EVERYTHING in Laura’s Supply List is included in today’s Giveaway! (And ALL of those items are on sale, as this project started my mind whirling on the new sale collection!)

I’m only highlighting 3 (more) of the TWELVE spiffy items in the supply list/Giveaway below.

Just click on this Supply List link for photos and links to everything in Laura’s artwork, which are also all included in the Giveaway!

To enter the Snow Queen Shadowbox Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY or TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, FRIDAY Night, January 17, 2020).

And what are you going to make?

Don’t forget to leave your (hello!) correct email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via

Oh! The Forest Gnomes Giveaway winner from the last newsletter! Drum roll, please: The winner is Tara Didrence! Please check your email for more information.

Posted by Leslie, January 16th, 2020

60 responses to “Snow Queen Shadowbox & Winter Snow SALE! New Minis!”

  1. Anne W says:

    Ooh, I would love to win this. So pretty.

  2. Nadine says:

    Beautiful and Stunning!

  3. Jaimie Sander says:

    This is gorgeous! I love anything with snowflakes, I would love to make this scene !Thanks for chance to win!

  4. Kim Lucak says:

    Love, love love the snowflakes, sparkle, etc!!

  5. Rhonda says:

    so pretty. what a fun project

  6. GABRIEL ROSS says:

    Honoring the winter and the the cold dark nights and glistening snow is magic to me. Love all these winter delights!

  7. Ann F. says:

    Brrr…it looks so cold! And Beautiful!!!

  8. Susan Nelson says:

    Stunning winter goodness!

  9. Jennifer Sobolewski says:

    Love everything about this and what you all have!!

  10. Pauline Martin says:

    I just love everything about the Snow Queen kit. Wonderful and beautiful.

  11. Linda Blakesley says:

    Your giveaway offerings are inventive and a great source of ideas. But this one hits an all time high. It is awesome.

  12. Jean says:

    This is lovely. Would love to make it!

  13. Kathy says:

    Truly lovely!

  14. Laural says:

    Sparkle is my middle name…let’s create a Magical Land

  15. Kathy Toews says:

    Love the snow queen. It’s the antithesis of halloween.

  16. Jo says:

    I love the winter elves! Sort of scary but so pretty!

  17. Michelle says:

    While I dont like having to deal with snow in the winter. or the cold or the wet. This is so pretty! Makes me think of how pretty and sparkly snowflakes are when they fall!

  18. Kim Campbell says:

    What an absolutely beautiful set!

  19. Roxanne L. Pafundi says:

    Wow…I no longer live where it gets snowy,cold…but these images and cuts make me want to make a snowy vignette like how I grew up. Ice skating, bundling up in lots of winter clothes…windy, wispy scenes 🙂

  20. Kim R says:

    Wow! Gorgeous design from Laura! Altho I hate the snow and ice..I love Laura’s creation!

  21. Celia says:


  22. Marilyn Ray says:

    I love winter and everything it has to offer. This project is too awesome. I love everything about it.

  23. Ceil Hook says:

    Beautiful. Love the winter project.

  24. Mari Bangs says:

    What a lovely idea. Hope to win

  25. Lana says:

    glittery snowflakes, romance, elegance, who wouldn’t want to win this delightful giveaway.

  26. Susan Coolidge says:

    I believe this is the most beautiful shadow box I’ve ever seen. I’d love to win!

  27. chark says:

    Bravo, Laura! Gorgeous!

  28. Jessica Shiffer says:

    This project is just gorgeous! Love the glittery, wintry hues. Thank you for offering this fantastic giveaway.

  29. Sandy says:

    It is snowing out my window as I speak and this is a beautiful project that fits right in. Love it!

  30. SusanneF says:

    I have never done a shadow box project. This Snow Queen project has totally inspired me to give it a try! Such a magical scene for winter. We all need more sparkle and magic in our lives.

  31. Kathe Deck says:

    sooo pretty!

  32. Laura Norman says:

    Beautiful! I love things that bring a little more snow into my world.

  33. Karen Mallory says:

    I always love Laura’s work! This is a great one to do again!

  34. Amy says:

    Hooray! For the snow queen give-a-way indeed!!!

  35. Like Vintage Wine the ideas on this site get better and better. I love this project! Full of fantasy! Snowflakes and shades of blue, count me in for loving it too!

  36. Donna Kottcamp says:

    This is my kind of winter wonderland….one that you don’t have to shovel. It’s beautiful and sparkly. Just love it.

  37. Exquisite Laura,it’s beauty reminds me of home,a winter wonderland. I would be honored to I am this beautiful giveaway

  38. Loretta says:

    I love the blues and sparkles on this project. One of the prettiest I’ve ever seen!

  39. Daylan says:

    I love the Snow Queen– a loooooong time before Frozen! It’s one of my favorite fairy tales! I would make a Snow Quueen window and/or stationary.

  40. Nancy S says:

    What a breathtaking project. This is just so elegant. Would love to call it my own!

  41. Jean Marmo says:

    Love the window and the snow and flakes. It is Michigan in winter!

  42. Kathy Lawrence says:

    Gorgeous Snow Queen and sparkling snowflakes. Just beautiful!!

  43. kathy sokol says:

    This is just perfect. What fun to make it myself!

  44. Denise Bryant says:

    I’d have fun creating a snowy scene! Love all the snowflakes and the Snow Queen!

  45. Kat Cashwell says:

    This is beautiful!!!

  46. Kitty Tatman says:

    Gorgeous project. I think I would make something similar, but maybe more sinister…with a winter warlock 😉

  47. Janine Warfe says:

    😍 Love this!!! I would love to have this.

  48. Roe says:

    Love the snow queen. What a gorgeous project.

  49. Janet Turner says:

    What a beautiful project!

  50. Love, love, love!!!!!!

  51. Susan Sparke says:

    Holy cow this is gorgeous!

  52. Shika Jones Pollard says:

    What an enchanting shadow box! I can’t wait to make it! Love Kitty’s idea too! Thank you!

  53. Mary G. says:

    This is so beautiful. I have loved the story of the Snow queen since my mother first read it to me many, many years ago.

    In fact, for many years now, it has been part of my email address and I collect prints and tins with images of the Snow Queen.

    I would love this!

  54. Lorna sommer says:

    The Snow Queen window is sooo lovely! Thank you for your creativity

  55. Sylvia L says:

    i remember the Snow Queen scene from its first appearance. I’m happy to see it again because it is just exquisite. I would like to try to make a similar one,

  56. Lea Cook says:

    I have been waiting for these to come back in stock!

  57. jackie says:

    she makes cold look pretty

  58. Angie M says:

    Sooooo pretty! Love it all

  59. Dorothy Peterson says:

    Beautiful giveaway ! The frigid weather is great inspiration for this lovely project.

  60. KIM says:

    What a wonderful giveaway