Wednesday, August 3, 2011

ABC Christmas Challenge

Happy Wednesday to all of you!  Today starts a new challenge over on the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog.  It is Samantha's turn to host the challenge and using the letter "P", she has decided to go with Christmas presents/packaging. 


I decided to decorate this little gift pail to be used for Christmas cookies or candy, or you could even use it to hold a gift.  I'm sure you've seen these little clear pails around - I found mine at my LSS.  I used Lenny Christmas and colored him with copics and colored pencils.  I used Fluffy Stuff on his hat and shirt.  I used a metallic pen and Glamour Dust on the ornament.  I tied some ribbon on the handles and I even decorated the top. 



Samantha is asking that you make a gift, gift box/bag, or a gift card/tag using this photo as your inspiration.  Be sure to stop by the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog to see the fabulous projects everyone created.  Why not get a head-start on your Christmas packing by playing along in their challenge?


Thank you so much for stopping by.



I would like to enter my project in these challenges:
Allsorts Week 114  -  Free and Easy
Papertake Weekly Challenge  -  Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp  -  Christmas in August
Sweet Stampin Challenge  -  Christmas in July


Digital Stamp:  StampFairy - Lenny Christmas Collection
Paper:  Basic Grey; Bazzill
Other:  Copics, Caran d'Ache and Prismacolor pencils, gamsol, Fluffy Stuff, Glossy Accents, Glamour Dust, metallic pen, ribbon, snowflake punches, Nestabilities

19 comments:

  1. This looks awesome! How fun to give with a little pressie inside!!! Thanks for the inspiration hun!
    Hugs, Marit.
    ..:: xXx ::..

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  2. I love this little character as soon as pennies allow I shall be getting a few. hugs heidi x

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  3. oh this is fab - my kind of project .. so cute
    Lisa x

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  4. This is fabulous Anita - what a lovely (and delicious when filled with cookies!) gift!
    Thanks for guest designing for this challenge! :0)
    Helen x

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  5. This is amazing!! Perfect for making a gift that extra bit special!! Great traditional colours and I love his white fluffy areas! So neat!!

    xo

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  6. this is so cute, anita! i love the red and green, the patterns in the paper and ribbons and the beautifully coloured image. you've been busy creating several beauties while i've been away for the week.

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  7. Ohhhhhhh Anita this is Uber CUTE!! love love love it!! such a great idea! and love your colouring too! thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas Challenge DT this time :0)

    hope you can come play again too! :0)

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  8. This is stunning, even without the cookies inside, LOL, and sure to be very well received
    Sue xx

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  9. Wow this is absolutley stunning! great colours and the white area is stunning too!!:) Sandra H

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  10. Wow this is so pretty. What a gorgeous gift.
    Diane :-) xx

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  11. Fabby! I love this Anita - lovin' those ribbons!

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  12. That is so cute! Great make. Kim

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  13. This is gorgeous Anita, love the colours and that paper is so pretty.. what a lovely gift, me like :) xxx

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  14. Your altered paint can is adorable! This is such a sweet image. Your coloring is gorgeous. I love the details added by the fluffy paint.

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  15. This is absolutely lovely and would make a perfect Christmas present. Your colouring is fabulous! Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Tracey x

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  16. This is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' Christmas Challenge.
    hugs Teresa x

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  17. aww this is gorgeous love the image and the DP thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

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