Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Guest Designer ~ Craftyhazel Nuts Christmas

Welcome bloggers. I am so excited to be the January Guest Designer for Craftyhazelnuts Extra Christmas Challenge. What a great way to start the New Year 2014!

If you have not entered this wonderful monthly Christmas challenges where it is Anything Goes as long as it is Christmas, I encourage you to hop on over and read all about it.

In addition to the Monthly - Anything Goes Christmas Challenge, Hazel also has a weekly Christmas Challenge with a theme.

Here are the links for both challenges:

1. Monthly Christmas Challenge Blog Click HERE

2. Weekly Christmas Challenge Blog Click HERE

Here is a Christmas Tag
I created using 
Gus, Got Cookies by Bugaboo

TH Bookmark and Tag Die
White Cardstock for the tag with the digital printed on the cardstock
Spectrum Noir, Copic, and Sharpie Markers
PowderPuff Mocha Mama Chalking ink for distressing
Quickutz Gingerbread die using Kraft cardstock scrap
Cranberry scrap of cardstock as first layer banner
Got Cookies digital wording stamp by Bugaboo cut as banner for layer two
Scrap of DCWV Snowflake cardstock at the bottom of the tag
Brown Washi Tape
Glossy accents on all of the fur on the digital stamp
Pop Up Tape
Gingerbread Ribbon

Thank you for stopping by today
Have a Happy Week

I am sharing this creation with the following challenges:
Monthly Challenges
Dec 7 - Jan 3 A Gem of A Challenge ATG UE

 Dec 1 - Jan 4 Pile It On - P is for... PowderPuff Chalking Ink  UE

Dec - January 31 Craft my Life Challenge NO Cards UE

Weekly Challenges
Dec 22 - Jan 3 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Dec 23 - Jan 5 The Pink Elephant ATG UE 
Dec 26 - Jan 10 Cute Card Thursday ATG UE 
Dec 31 - Jan 6 Cuttin & Stamping - Use something New - Digital Stamp Gus 3E #3
Dec 31 - Jan 6 Just Inspirational ATG 3E#3
Jan 1 - Jan 7 Word Art Wednesday ATG 5E #2
Jan 1- Jan 25 Crafting by Designs ATG UE 
Jan 1 - Jan 7 Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Something New - New Digital Stamp from Bugaboo- Gus 5E #2

Dec 5 - Jan 15 Paper Crafting Journey Christmas UE
Dec 25 - Jan 7 ABC Christmas Z is for Zany - Funny or Humorous Image UE
Jan 1 - Jan 7 Inky Impressions ATG UE 



  1. Congrats on Guest Designer spot. I'm entered in both of her challenges.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  2. Pretty Christmas tag, Gail! I love the gingerbread ribbon and that funny image! :) Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge Blog! Happy New Year! :)

  3. A fabulous tag...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
    Helen x

  4. A fabulous tag Gail, a lovely design and papers - what an adorable fun image!!!

    Thanks so much for joining Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Heather xx

  5. Fab card thanks for playing ABC Christmas Challenge this time,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  6. Great tag
    Thanks for joining in this week at Inky impressions challenge.
    Hugs katie x

  7. thrilled to have you as our guest designer this month :)
    this is a super FUN tag!!!!!

  8. Ha ha - love that image!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  9. Gorgeous tag.... Thank you for joining us at Craft my life challenge... Hugs May x x x

  10. Hi Gail, Just entered a card over at Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra, and saw that you are the guest designer. Well done, YOU! I know you'll do a fantastic effort, and I'm off to take a closer look at the cards posted there. Just wanted to quickly pop in & say Congratulations on your assignment. Hugs.


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