When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, "I used everything you gave me, Lord." I am a believer that God created each one of us with a unique talent, therefore, use it well to serve Him.

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Timeless Tuesday #200 - Deck the Tree

First and foremost, congrats to Flourishes for successfully reaching Timeless Tuesday challenge 200.  Thanks to the DT and the wonderful participants for keeping us fellow crafters inspired.

I am really excited to post my entry for this challenge.  I've been working the whole night last night to get this project done.  Thanks to Maki Jones for such a fun challenge - Timeless Tuesday #200 - Deck the Tree

For this challenge, I decided to make a hanging lantern ornament using images (lantern, poinsettia, labels, Christmas candle with holly and berries) from Silhouette store.
See the faux berries?
I made them using acrylic beads.  Interesting right!?  Loved how it came out..
 Probably wondering what is this?  
Well, I'm just showing you that I have to tape the ornament on the wall so I could take pics.  We are still having a hard time looking for concrete screws and wall anchor and we've been here now for almost three months....  
That's the fun of being away from home!
PAPER: Stampin' Up! {real red, certainly celery, rich razzleberry and garden green}, Georgia Pacific {110 white} and PTI {true black}
STAMP: Flourishes {Christmas Candles}
INKPADS: TH Distressed Inkpads {peeled paint, rusty hinge and wild honey}, CTMH {new England ivy, garnet} and Stampin' Up! {real red}
TOOLS: Silhouette (Cameo and images}, Cuttlebug {diecut machine}, Impression Obsession {pine branch}, McGill {flower tool}, Scotch {ATG}, Darice {foam tape} and DAP{permanent/repositionable liquid glue}
EMBELLISHMENT: Wilton {doilies}, Oriental Trading {brads with bling} and acrylic beads

From our family to yours, let me wish y'all a Merry Christmas!

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Maryann said...

What a beautiful creation here too Claire. Soooooo gorgeous work and so well made, nd it looks fabulous. That is really christmassy stuff, that´s for sure. I really like what you´ve done here, it´s awesome.

SiskiyouSue said...

This is beautiful!

Denise Marzec said...

Lovin' the dimensional poinsettias!! Thanks for joining us at the FTTC!

Allison Cope Israels said...

Good golly... that's one gorgeous ornament Claire! Thanks for joining us at Flourishes "Timeless Tuesday Challenge". I hope you'll come and join us in the New Year too!