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Thursday, July 25, 2013

Christmas Tealight Box/Card

Hello Dear Friends~~
Another month has gone by and it is time for some fun at Elisabeth Bell's World Challenge Blog!! Our challenge for this month is....
Christmas In July
Oh yes...anything christmasy:)  Remember You Must Use an EBell Image, it can be from any company!!!!

***This is a picture heavy post~~~ Ha ha, mine usually are but this one more than normal :)

I created a Christmas Tealight Box/Card -- Love It!!!!
Used "Christmas Bells" digital image 
found in 
Papers~~ BoBunny Snowfall Collection and MS cardstock.  
Ribbon Closure
 Christmas Bells is Copic colored...Skin E21, 000, R20...Hair E30, Y26, Dark Umber and Black Prisma Pencils....Cloak W3, 1, 00, E29, 27, 25 and 21(used tip to tip technique)...Outfit and boots E 55, 53, 51, DecoArt glistening Snow Writer...Reds R29, 22....Greens YG67, 17, 06, G21...Ribbons YR27, 23, 31...Muff C2, 0    Cut out with SB Mega Oval and shaded with TH vintage photo while in nestie, matted with SB scallop Mega Oval and dazzled with Fran~tage Shabby White embossing enamel--gave it snowy effect!!
Roses, blue fabric flowers and flat back Scallop Pearls are from WOC !!   Lace, Metal Star and Little silver flowers I got at Michael's Store.
Another closure view 
 Inside!!  All edges distressed with TH vintage photo DI
EK Success Border punch, MS fence punch, Magnolia Dream Tags, SU Beautiful Season Sentiment and SB smallest Labels 14 and more Fran~tage!!!
 Tealight box~~used SB Labels 14 for opening, MS snowflake punches with bronze pearl and of course Fran~tage on all corners!!!:)
 Back of box...added Magnolia Heart matted with Sizzix scallop heart
Lastly, another view of front....Hope you enjoyed!!!
I used the tutorial from StampArtic for this wonderful project!!!  Thanks Marianne!!!!
Now please do check out the rest of The DT Inspiration Here!! 

Hope you can join in the Christmas Fun this month!!!  The following Fab Prizes are for the lucky winners!!!

"Patches 'n Braids" from Belles 'n Whistles, and
"Eviana-Door Chime" from Elphine House Australia
and as always, BOTH WINNERS 
also win their choice of TWO of Elisabeth Bells Digital Images 
from Elisabeth Bells Digital Collection.

Entering these challenges~~
Anything Goes #97~~ Anything goes
Bearly Mine #96~~ Anything Goes
Creative Inspirations #224~~ BINGO (sentiment, pearls, flowers)
Whimsy Inspirations #61~~ Ribbon and Lace
Songbird #25~~ My fave things ( Fran~tage, SB dies and WOC flowers--my fave things)
EHA #49~~ Christmas In July
Sweet Stampin'~~ Christmas In July
Lexi's Creations #95~~ Christmas In July
Addicted to Stamps #60~~ Lots of layers
Crafty Ribbons #54~~ Anything Goes with Ribbon
Just have to share this pic of our little grandson--Grant!!  He started foods this week and LOVES peas!!!  He is True Joy!!!!!!
Happiness and Love


*Vicki* said...

WOWZER Mary Lou!! This is really stunning!! I love your gorgeous project and your coloring and details are so amazing!! Awesome job! HUGS

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Mary Lou this is WOW what an awesome project the papers, design and image all look so beautiful, excellent card box.
lorraine x

Rachel said...

Wow, what a brilliant project, I love all the sparkle. Its very pretty.

Thank you for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

Gail said...

What a beautiful EB image. Colored magnificently. This box is truly outstanding...what a wonderful project and gift it will make to some lucky person.

Thanks for joining us at the Sweet Stampin' Challenge and hope to see you again next week!


Anonymous said...

This is just beautiful, I love the blue and brown combo, nicely done my friend
Grant is just gorgeous, thanks for sharing
Hugs Julie P

La Vikinga said...

Hi Mary Lou; that's a wonderful and very well elaborated creation you have made for Christmas! Whoever gets it will go mad of happiness!
Thanks for joining Crafty Ribbons Challenge this week!

DT Charlotta / La Vikinga

CraftinGranny said...

This project is absolutely gorgeous with amazing details. Truly a beauty Mary Lou! Grant sure is growing and so adorable. Did you just have to clean up the tray before you took the picture no baby is that clean in their high
Have a great week sweetie! "Hugs"

Unknown said...

This is just beautiful - your coloring is flawless - it is amazing!
Great paper choice with this image.
Have a nice day, Mary Lou!

Kelly Lloyd said...

He's a little cutie.
Your tea light gift is beautiful. Love the design, layout and colours
Thank you for sharing with us at crafty ribbons and good luck
Hugs Kelly

Elaine said...

This is simply gorgeous Mary Lou.
A very pretty image and perfectly coloured.

Oh my what a handsome little chappy is Grant..he's as cute as a button!
And peas..way to go Grant, peas are just about my favourite food, strange I know, but just ask my husband how many peas we get through each week! I love them!

big hugs
Elaine xxx