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Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Wish List sorted, HO HO HO!

Hi guys I'm back again with a just for fun project lol,

again it's a fairly long post so get a brew and sit comfortably lol,

any one would think Christmas was coming wouldn't they lol,
I have used Magnolia stamps for this project again and all are coloured with copics, the out of the snow text has been layered onto a large spellbinders snowflake die,
the die and card stock edges have been distressed with white acrylic paint and the magnolia tree has liquid applique added on the edges too,
The sides both have mock windows, done with a spellbinders die and acetate, the trees are again done the same way as the front and the fence has white acrylic paint on it too,

The roof is made using a Magnolia Doo Hickey die which I have cut a few strips of then I've layered them to finish it off,the gorgeous lace looks like hanging snow icicles, well to me anyway lol,
Santa Edwin is again coloured with copics and cut out then fixed to the chimney,

Close up of all the roof,



Did you guess it was another exploding box? see previous post, this time it's on a larger scale to fit in more elements lol,
again I didn't want my sides falling so I have added string to keep them semi upright,
again I've got my 3D tree, tutorial on my sidebar, chimney with real battery candle behind, unwrapped Tilda, Tilda's cat and  parcels, all in there ha ha,
close up of the tree with fairy tale Tilda on top, I have again threaded a small string with beads onto the tree for added detail,
can you spot mini Tilda with hearts in the picture frame on the wall behind,


Ha ha you can see it better on this picture lol,
the hook holding the picture up is a Tim Holtz idea-ology hitch fastener,

This is a better view of the flame and the bunting on the side walls, done with a Doo Hickey flag die and small hero arts letters,
I wanted this to be for at night too, so here a picture of it in the semi dark
and here when it's dark and she is sitting all cosy warming her bum! lol
I also cut out a square on the lid so that the light shone through when made back into a box lol,
hope you likey!!!!

challenges

Just magnolia ~ anything goes with optional sparkle, Tildas wings and hearts have glamour dust on them but of course it's not showing!
Joanna Sheen challenge  ~ it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Magnolia down under ~ create a Christmas ornament
Bunny Zoes ~ Anything Christmas with pearl
Joanna sheen ~ it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Creative stamp friends ~ scene
Magnolia-licious ~ photo inspiration
Just Magnolia ~ anything goes optional sparkle,
Bizzy Becs December challenge ~ Christmas
Magnolia mania challenge ~ A present
Creative card crew ~ Tis the season
Papertake weekly ~ anything goes


catch you later,
Remember I have candy


38 comments:

Susy said...

This is stunning, Liz!
What a creation!

HUGS SUSY

Maria Therese said...

Oh this is gooooooooooooorgeous sweetie ♥

Lorraine A said...

Oh WOW !!!! what a gorgeous creation !! Brilliant ! I love how you have popped a candle in there, it makes it look lovely and cosy and warm :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Loz ♥ said...

INCREDIBLE!! omg - this is just amazing xx

Crafty Chris said...

Stunning Liz.
Chris x

Rebekah said...

This is so amazing Liz! I love the whole idea of this and every detail! That Tilda fairy on the tree is perfect and what an amazing scene you have created! hugs rebekah xx

Linda said...

Oh my word i am speechless!!!!! Wow this is really a masterpiece!!!!! Wow this is spectacular!!!!! Liz your talent has no bounds!!!!! Truly a stunning creation!!!!! WOWWWW!!!!

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun this is stunning,hugs cherylxxx

yvon said...

Wow, what a surprise while i was scrolling down. This is absolut fantastic Liz, you're such a talented lady. Just love everything about this project.
Hugs, Yvon

Janette said...

Liz do you have to show us these creations of yours...I mean your just to clever girl, my life would be far easier for never having seen them and wondering WHY I can't think of it first...lol....You know I love all your stuff, this is super stunning.xx

Denise Gutierrez said...

ARE YOU KIDDING ME!!!!??? this is soooooo amazing!

Jane said...

Absolutely stunning, love it. Jane x
http://thecraftbucket.blogspot.com/

Henny said...

Wow Liz...You have been so busy! Did you sleep this night??? It is really an amazing work you have done. Success with all challenges, you earns all prizes I think!!

Greetings Henny.

Miss Emerald said...

Delightful! Liz, this is the most beautiful, most cozy, most beautiful, most magnificent Christmas box, which I have seen! Just perfect! Congratulations!

Jolanda said...

what a wonderfull creation Liz:0)
grtz Jolanda

Annette said...

What a lovely Magnolia house with a beautifull fireplace. The tree is stunning. Amazing the light in the fireplace!! xoxo Annette

CraftyLoops said...

Wow Liz, how incredible. Absolutely gorgeous as always. Lee x

coops said...

oh my word this is absolutely amazing liz.i am actually speechless!!

xx coops xx

D K Crafts said...

Hi Liz. Absolutely stunning creation. The detail is amazing. Love the candle flame too. Donna

Lorraine said...

Oh my gosh, this creation is just stunning! Love the inside w/ the fireplace and all of the detailing! Beautiful!

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Wow Liz this is absolutely stunning. Such incredible detailing and I love the fireplace with the tealight.
Sarahxx

Marlies said...

Wauw Liz!! You are the best at creating sceneries and this one is even more stunning!! I don't know what to say it's all so gorgeous!! Great piece of work!! I love it all!!
hugs, Marlies

Sarah said...

AWESOME - I have looked over this post several times and am still in awe - great job.
Hugs SarahS

Cheryl said...

Totally Stunning project, love every detail, thanks for joining us at Bizzy Bec's Christmas Challenge.
Hugs Cheryl

Sandra said...

Oh my goodness.... what a stunning project!! I could look at it for hours. Thanks so much for joining in with our first challenge over on the Joanna Sheen Challenge blog.
Hugs
Sandra x

Bron said...

WOW once again you have created a work of art. Thanks for joining us at MDUC this week. Hugs from Bron xo

Kelly said...

Oh my goodness!!! This is an amazing creation! I love every bit of it!
Thanks for joining us at Bizzy Becs Challenges, Kelly

Jane said...

Oh I love this! it is stunning! well done! thanks for joining us at Just Magnolia, hugs, Jane x

Jenz Bitz 'n' Bobs said...

Oh my goodness that's is amazing Liz. Can't believe it. It must have taken you ages. Jenny x

Sharon said...

WOW Liz, what a gorgeous little house! I love all the detail... it's just so cute!

Thanks for joining us at Magnolia Down Under for the Christmas Decoration Challenge!

Sharon x

downrightcrafty said...

oh wow out of this world stunning so much detail and attention fabulous
Hugs Kate xx

nessy said...

on my what a delightful creation ~all so beautifully made...just amazing!!i`m speechless!!!
thanks for joining us on CREATIVE STAMP FRIENDS!!!
vanessa xx

Karin said...

WOW Liz!! What a beautiful creation!!! Congruatiolations!!

Greatings, Karin

Pendra said...

Totally amazing! You are so creative, I have looked at a million, zillion times... it is magical!
Crafty Hugs,
Pendra

bastelkueken said...

Wow.. this is amazing and wonderful - perfect in all and I haven`t seen this before... love it.. with lovely handmade.. fabulous.

Thank You so much for taking part at Creative Stamps Friend this week.

Nice greetings Anja

Crafteezee said...

OMG, this is out of this world gorgeous Liz. Thanks for joining us at BunnyZoe.
Hugs Tracy
P.S. There is some special Candy on my blog HERE.

SCRAP and HUGS said...

I've no word to say how wonderfull is this amazing creation!Congratulation!
Erika from Italy

Iulia said...

Amazingly beautiful, Liz!
Wish you and your loved ones a happy and prosperous 2012!
Hugs, Iulia