Saturday, 7 November 2015

One of Santa's Elves...

 

Hi Lovely Bloggers....

OK - I'm seriously in the festive mood!!   (It's been raining so heavily that I've had no choice really!) I've had these little elves for a couple of weeks now and they've been keeping on 'giving me the eye' from the 'to do' box on my desk, begging for a little bit of colour......  SO, as I had a bit of quiet time - I decided it was their time to be in the spotlight...

This is the first one of a set of three - the clear stamp set is from My Favourite Things and is called (unsurprisingly!) Santa's Elves!  I thought he definitely needed traditional colours - and wanted to do a shaker card too..  so this is what I came up with..



Materials:
Sentiment - My Favourite Things Hand Lettered Holiday (gold embossed)
Paper - Graphic 45 Twas the Night Before Christmas
Dies: Lil' Inkers Stitched Square and Stitched Circles
Colouring - Copics
Skin - E000/00/21/11/04, R20
Hair - E25
Reds - R24/46/39, E47
Greens - G21/07/99
Yellows - YR21/23
Shading - W0/1
Glossy Accents, Glitter, Sequins from stash

Hope you like my card - I did enjoy the making!

Big hugs

11 comments:

  1. LOVE him! Absolutely scrummylucious hun - it's all brilliant, and I feel inspired to tackle mine now, preferably with no paw prints like today's incident xx

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  2. Fab design Christine, love the little button with the thread through and he looks a cheeky chappie!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  3. Absolutely fabulous Christine, love the design and cute little elve.
    Hugs
    Wendy xx

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  4. Brilliant card, love the cute image and your choice of colours and fabulous shaker elements and great embossing.

    Kath x

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  5. He is gorgeous, beautifully coloured and so cute!
    Love it
    Lorraine x

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  6. So adorable Christine! Love the sweet elf and fun shaker full of sequins!

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  7. Delighful as ever Christine, with the added bonus for me of GREEN and STRIPES :o)
    Jackie xx

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  8. He's fab Christine. I love the fun image and bright colours. It's so festive (even if it is only early November!)
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  9. Ohhh, love that shaker card. So cute and fun.

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  10. Chritine, please can I have some of whatever you're having - you are on the most wonderful run of exquisite card making. I adore this one. I too have these little chaps and mine are giving me 'the eye' too!!! Not sure even if I sat and thought about it for a week I could manage such gorgeous card design and colouring - and all in traditional Christmas colours too which I love.
    Sue...xxx

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  11. This is just too cute Christine, fabulous colouring and gorgeous colour theme,
    Have a lovely evening
    Hugs and Kindest regards
    Bridget :) xx

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