Sunday, November 20, 2011

Holiday Coaster Ornament

I made four coaster ornaments for the Gingersnap Creations Yahoo Group GCAE#9 Holiday Ornament Art Exchange.

 Here are the exchange details:

  • Media: holiday themed ornament - minimum size 2" x 2" - any shape
  • Theme: any seasonal holiday that you celebrate
  • Style: any but must include some stamping and be more than one layer,
  • Number of Pieces: 4 for 4
Here are the product details:
Retro Cafe Art: Hello Dollie Christmas I: fussy cut doll and added to cap:
Doodlebug Designs Crushed Velvet ladybug flock and
Range Diamond Stickles

Studio 490 (Stampers Anonymous) Make It Merry stamp set:
stamped coaster with the word background stamp using Versa Mark and
Stampendous Pearlustre Emerald embossing powder
edged coaster with Ranger Pine Needles Distress Ink

stamped poinsettia 4 times on different papers including a white snow netting and
Graphic 45 Christmas Emporium paper (bottom layers) from the Flying Unicorn store
added  Ranger Clear Rock Candy Stickles to the paper layers
Maya Road Winter Jewel Flower

black wire, misc. ribbon, trim and alphas from stash
black tape label maker
Zva Creative crystal lines: Christmas Red and Green from the Flying Unicorn store

I'm also entering my ornament in the following challenges:

Retro Cafe Art contest:  must use at least one item found in their on-line store and email your entry by December 4.  Details HERE    I used the Hello Dollie Christmas I image.

Simon Says Stamp and ShowSome Women

And I posting this for inspiration under the November Kick It Up challenge in the Flying Unicorn Forum.


Lynne Moncrieff said...

Such an adorable ornament.

Netty said...

Beautiful ornament, x

Silvia(Barnie) said...

That's a wonderful tag... great music here ;)

Candy C said...

Hello there! Your vintage Christmas coaster ornament is absolutely inspired! I love it! Thanks for sharing it with us at Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. <3 Candy

craftattack said...

This is very pretty, love the ornament! Valerie

Denise said...

So pretty!!

1CardCreator said...

This is so cute! I love the image you chose, works perfect with the pretty danglers and I love how you crafted the tree hangar. Someone will be very lucky!

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Lesley said...

Helene this is beautiful. Never thought to make an ornie out of a coaster. The recipient will love this.

Sharon said...

Oh I love this ornament Helen!!! Great idea for decorating a coaster!

Micupoftea~ said...

How cute, clever idea too~

Chris / CS Designs said...

Helene, What a fabulous ornament and such a unique idea.
:) Chris / CS Designs

Starr said...

Wonderful! What a lovely creation that will brighten your tree!

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