Sunday, November 29, 2015

Jingle all the Way

November has been a very bust month for crafting.  Not that I can show off much yet.  I have left my 12 Tags November to the last moment so I could meet all (some) of my (CHA) deadlines.
I love this foiled look.  It has such a vintage feel.  I wish I could have found some silver foil but gold is what I could find...so make it work!  I was tempted to create a pumpkin Autumn tag since I love all things Autumn.  But, I have been lured by the festive season.

Flipping through my many blueprint stamps I settled on the jingle bell.  The lantern almost won!


Instead of the cork I layered some frosted film and mirrored sheet cutting out Bells with the Alphanumeric thinlit.  Adding the "jingle" over top with distressed core paper.


I stamped wee snowflakes from the new Christmas Magic set.  Then I sprayed tumbled glass and twisted citron.  


Using a small piece of tinsel twine I tied off these Victorian Snowflakes from Emerald Creek Craft Supply to the wee arrow.  


All the embossing and de-embossing is hard to see.  I did the same foil technique on the jingle.


I love the background on this tag from the stamping with distress paint, spraying and the foil.


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Sorry I'm so late to the party.  I had every intention to get this banged out earlier!  Oh well... craft happens!!!

Thanks for stopping in and taking a peek.

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7 comments:

  1. Such a great version Nicole! Love the foiling details. Jenny x

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  2. Beautiful tag! I love how you added the gold to the jingle bell as well as the edges!

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  3. Love the foiling on the jingle bell! Really love the background colors you chose!

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  4. Beautiful tag Nicole!! The sweet jingle bell with the silver around the edges, love that. Great background too. Karen.x

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  5. Oh how did I miss the bell stamp! It's awesome!!!! Beautiful job and another project where I love the tumbled glass. I think it's currently my favorite blue.

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  6. Gorgeous take!!! LOVE the bright tones and the bell. I'm jealous you've done your CHA commitments. I haven't even started.

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  7. A stunning tag and I like how you incorporated foil into your creation.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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