Saturday, December 17, 2011

Elves have been sighted ;- )

     Elves have been getting busy. One is working on the tree and the college elf has been spraying glitter for the Christmas cards and has learned to use a corner rounder ;- ) Amazing growth, that college brings, ha ha. However, today's item, is still not our Christmas card. Instead, it is a square tag that I made using the image from the Freebie Challenge at The Outlaws due, surprise, today!

     The image is from Anne's Digital Design by Anne Fenton. You can find her blog here, where she often offers some great freebies. I colored it digitally in PhotoShop. The red cardstock is from Core'dinattions and the pattern paper is from DCWV Holiday Christmas Stack. I just happened to pick up the ribbon this week from Michael's this week, on sale. The sentiment is from Inkadinkado and I embossed it with Kaleidoscope embossing powder.  I went over the sign with a glitter gel pen and added Diamond Glaze to the berries (it appears it's not dry >.<) A nice, very simple tag, where you can put the To: and From: info on the back.


     I'd like to go back to cutting down our tree next year. Just shopping for it, as we have the past couple of years (partly due to the surgeries) causes us to go out for it later and the pickings are slimmer and I don't get to enjoy looking at it as much.  Hope your holiday preparations are coming along on schedule. Thanks for taking the time to stop by. Please leave a comment before you dash off. I really appreciate them. Have a holly, jolly weekend ;- )

7 comments:

Enfys said...

Hi Debbie,just popped over to wish you and yours a very merry Christmas, and a happy new year. Super card
hugs
Enfys xx

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SannaS said...

awesome card!! looooove the image!! =)

have a happy merry christmas!! =)
hugs, SannaS

Stephanie said...

That's the cutest tag. I love it.
Have a Merry Christmas.

It's Jenn! said...

Merry Christmas to you and yours Debbie! Sweet tag! We used to cut our trees when I was little, but it's been forever. My husband and I actually bought a few live trees, root balls and all for our first few Christmases. Ugly as a Charlie Brown tree, but boy is it cool to go visit our first Christmas tree on his dad's property when we go back to our home town and see how big and beautiful it has grown!!! We've done cut trees for a number of years now, and with him deployed this year, I considered a fake one, but I just couldn't bring myself to do it. I love the fullness and smell of the real deal!

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Another beautiful Christmas and winter scene. You are becoming quite the professional with PSE.

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