Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Christmas Lantern #2 & Tag

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Welcome Bloggers - this is my second Christmas Lantern. I enjoy creating paper lanterns - thanks for stopping
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 by and have a blessed day!~ Gail ~

Colorbox Cardstock for the base - Brown
Vellum for windows - stamped
Poppy Stamps Window Die - Colorbox Dark Brown Cardstock
Brown Ink to distress the top of lantern
Glitter Candy Striped Ribbon around top
Scor-Tape to assemble lantern
Bow It All to make bow
Tag for Album - to be put on when I give as a gift - Kraft Cardstock- TH Tag Die - Merry Christmas Stamp Sentiment Clear Dollar Stamps- Evergreen leaf MFP - Color Box Green Ink - Rangers Black Archival Ink - Tea Light


 Panel 1

Poppy Stamps Pine Boughs Die - Green Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Stitched Holy Leaves and Berries - Green & Red Cardstock
We R Memory Keepers Angel and Star Stamp on Vellum - Rangers Archival Black Ink
Poppy Stamps Stick Trees - Colorbox Dark Brown Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Frisky Squirrels - Kraft Cardstock
Elizabeth Crafts Designs Beach Edges for the Snow  Scraps of white cardstock - MS Grey Ink- Glitter Glue


 Panel 2
Poppy Stamps Pine Bough Die - Green Cardstock
TH Magnetic Bow - Red Cardstock - Glitter Glue
Memory Box Jingle Bells Border - Old World Cardstock- Glitter Glue
Vellum - Memory Makers Stamps - Tree and Presents - Spectrum Noir Marker on Present
Memory Box Winter Cabin Landscape Die - using the trees - Dark Brown Cardstock
White Cardstock Scrap for Snow - Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder - Pencil to draw road - Glitter Glue
TH Jalopy Magnetic Die - Black Cardstock - Yellow paper for window- Pop Up tape behind Jalop

  Panel 3

Poppy Stamps Leaf Garland Die - Green Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Small Poinsettia Die - Red Cardstock - Glitter Glue
Vellum - Clear Dollar Stamps Tree and bag of presents - Spectrum Noir Marker
Scraps of white cardstock for snow - Sizzix TH Wood Embossing Folder - Glitter Glue
Die Versions Sweet Petites Brown - using as a shovel - did some trimming on this die - black cardstock
Die Versions Carolers - Black Cardstock - Pop Up Tape

 Panel 4
TH Wreath Magnetic Die - Green Cardstock - TH Sizzix Wood Embossing Folder used on wreath - TH Bow Magnetic Die - Red cardstock - Glitter Glue - Red Berries from the Poppy Stamp Die  Stitched Holly Leaves and Berries Die- Glitter Glue
TH Magnetic Deer - Kraft Cardstock
Memory Box Wrought Iron Fence - White Cardstock
Paper Smooches Stitches Die - White Cardstock - Glitter Glue

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
Nov 30 Just keep on Creating AG UE
Nov 30 Sweet Stamp AG UE
Nov 30 Not Just Cards AG UE
Nov 30 CHNC Extra Challenge AG UE

Nov 30 CHN Patterned Challenge - Designer cardstock used for the Jingle Bells UE
Nov 30 Poppy Stamps - Home for the Holiday UE

Nov 30 Memory Box - Glitter UE
Nov 25 Cute Card Thursday - any kind of light - Lamp Post UE
Nov 25 DRS Color Challenge - Red, Dark Brown, Yellow UE
Nov 25 CRAFT - Christmas Presents - There is a bag of presents behind Carolers and also presents by the twig tree in window #1
Nov 27 CHNC Things With Wings - Angel Stamp in window UE
Nov 29 Craft Your Passion AG #3

Nov 29 Eureka Stamps - Angels #1
Dec 20 Craftin Desert Diva Linky Party Christmas UE  


Dec 1 Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge - from the stash - oh where do I start? Die cuts, Kraft cardstock - love my Kraft - Ribbon -Vellum an Stamps - Kraft Cardstock #3

Dec 1 Simon Says Wed AG #3 

Dec 1 Crafting by Designs - Getting ready for Christmas #3
Dec 1 WAW with Sentiment #2

Nov 26- Dec 15Emerald Dare Challenge - Bringing Bits of Cheer Holiday Creations UE
Dec 4 Anything but Cute - It's Ornamental UE
Dec 17 Sweet Stamps Anything but a Card UE


  1. Fantastic Lantern and tag Gail, beautiful decorated scenes on your Lantern, something to treasure.
    Thank you for joining us over on Poppystamps blog..
    Pam x

  2. Hi your creations are stunning. Thank you for joining us this month at Not Just Cards for challenge 26. Hugs Jackie DT

  3. Too darn cute. Love how each side is unique. Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT

  4. Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges this week!
    Monica - DT

  5. This is so great, Gail!. Beautiful decorations on the lantern! Thanks for sharing it with us in the DRS Designs Challenge!!! Hugz

  6. An amazing lantern! this would be a great entry over at Emerald Creek Dares Challenge! :)

  7. This is so cute! Thanks for entering the contest at Emerald creek dares.

  8. This is very detailed and oh so lovely! Wonderful use of so many techniques and dies! Awesome sauce panels. That silouette cut out is in my wish list now. Your deer is spot on and this little lantern is sure to bring delight to anyone that sees it! This is stupendous and so fun! Hugz. ~Niki

    This design is also perfect for Anything But Cute "It's Ornamental" challenge! We would love to see it over there.

    1. Ahhh! Thanks for joining in our "It's Ornamental" challenge at Anything But Cute! Hugz. ~Niki DT

  9. Beautiful!! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.

    Craft Your Passion DT
    makememories4life {My Blog}

  10. This is a beautiful lantern! Love all the fantastic details that you put into it.
    Thanks so much for sharing it & joining us at Emerald Creek Dares.
    ~~julia~~ Emerald Creek DT Member

  11. Love your lanterns...All that work! Thanks for playing with us at Outside the Box. hugs, :)

  12. Gorgeous projects! Thanks for joining us at CHNC.
    Fiona DT x

  13. cute lantern!! thanks so much for joining us at Emerald Creek!!

  14. Great Project! Simply Adorable!~ Thanks for playing with us at Craft Your Passion!
    Carolyn, DT

  15. OMG! the lantern is gorgeous. LOVE it. Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes!
    Gayatri xx

  16. This is fabulous!! I bet it makes an amazing Christmas decoration! Thanks for linking it up with the Craftin Desert Divas "Christmas" linky party!!
    CDD dt

  17. Very cute lantern. Thanks for playing along at Eureka! Stamps Angel Challenge. Lisa DT

  18. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  19. Such a lovely Christmas lantern, I love all the little details. It's always extra special to have handmade decorations.Thanks so much for sharing your lantern at Anything goes November link-up, Just keep on creatingand make sure to enter your creations in the December link-up starting today.
    Susan xx

  20. Another lovely creation - thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty and good luck - Michelle x

  21. Your lantern is so fun and festive! Thanks for sharing with us at Emerald Creek Dares Challenge! Cheers, Nicole

  22. Fantastic Lantern! The festive details look great. Thanks for sharing with us at Emerald Creek Dares Challenge!
    -Katelyn DT member

  23. I'm so glad you took Niki's suggestion and entered this into Anything But Cute for our 'It's Ornamental' challenge, it's so perfect for our theme! I love all the little details you added to create your festive scenes! If that was a real house, I would totally live there because the views from the windows are AMAZING!! I love it!! Hugs, Pamellia DT :)

  24. Wonderful. Thanks for joining us for our All things Festive Emerald Creek Dares Challenge

    Karon DT

  25. Thank you for joining our It's Ornamental challenge at Anything But Cute!
    Samra DT

    Paper Talk with Samra

  26. Gorgeous project! Thank you for play in the CDD linky party and good luck!
    Holly DT


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