Wednesday, December 19, 2012

stampotique challenge - christmas ornament

this week at stampotique, maria has asked us to make a christmas ornament for the stampotique challenge.

i used my bird lady and stamped her on a scrap of watercolor paper.  i added a christmas hat to make her more christmas festive.  for the background i used striped green paper, added some christmas tape, watercolored the background after adding white marker.  the white marker acted as a resist.  i then layered some paper on the top and added lace on the top and bottom.  i used red ribbon to make a small rosette and added a heart brad.  i wrote the word believe in marker and layered it on some patterned paper.  for the hanger i just used a scrap of ribbon and tied knots so it wouldn't pull through.
viola! a last minute christmas ornament.

If you would like to join in on the fun you can find all about the details by clicking here.  If you play you will have a chance to win a $30.00 gift certificate towards Stampotique stamps, and really, who couldn't use more stamps?!

6 comments:

  1. Really love it Roc...
    That background is nice.
    sarinda

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  2. Thanks for the description. Amazing creative as always and wonderful combination of all elements.
    Thanks for all fabulous inspirations
    this year, wish you Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.
    Hugs Anja

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  3. This is darling! You did such a great job coloring it!

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