Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Jingle Balls Trigger

I couldn't help it. First I have to start with a video clip from many years ago that has become a classic to my hubs and I. We find ourselves yelling "JINGLE ALL DA VAY!" more than a few times during the Christmas season... Please enjoy Conan O'Brien with a fake Arnold Shwarzenegger, trying to plug his great Christmas movie number 1 smash hit "Jingle all the Way".


The Tuesday Trigger at Moxie Fab for this week is so pretty and totally my style, I just had at it immediately

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I think it will be fairly obvious how I was inspired by this photo: colors, shiny things, ornaments, holidays.




Deets:
-Three ornaments cut on white cardstock using my Silhouette SD and Lettering Delights "Peppermint Holiday" cut its set (one of my favorite holiday sets, by the way!)
-I colored each piece using Colorbox chalk inks of teal, red, green, and gold
-Decorated each ornament with assorted matching rhinestones
-Covered the edges of each ornament with Glossy Accents. I think this is what makes them look so real!
-Created a bottom teal and green panel and stamped in red with Hero Arts "Very Merry Christmas" set

I hope you get a good laugh from that Conan clip, and happy hump day :)

<3 Rachel w k
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9 comments:

  1. Hey Rachel! Thanks for linking this up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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  2. Very pretty ornaments.

    Be Blessed, Beckie

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  3. Cute cards! Your ornaments look like they are glazed...it raises them a bit. Very cool!

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  4. Your card is adorable!! And, it matches your blog! Great take on the trigger.

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  5. I always love Conan and his jokes!! Thanks for bring a smile to my face! Your ornament card is beautiful, Rachel! Each time I visit your blog, I find that you are getting better in all designs and techniques! You may not noticed it, but you are fast becoming a fabulous card designer!

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  6. I love your take on the Trigger, Rachel! The bling and glossy accents are so pretty!

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  7. Very sweet ornaments!! Love how you used the colors and the bling! Great take on the trigger. Those ornaments are so pretty - love their shape. This is a really awesome card Rachel!! I was waiting to comment until after I made my card and I just finished it. This was a really fun trigger and I'm so happy I had time to play this week too!!

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  8. Wow what beautiful ornaments! I love the shinny aspect to them too! Just stopping by from you had me at craft and thank you so much for sharing!
    Lisa

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  9. So pretty! Will you link it to my Handmade On Humpday link party? http://createdbycori.blogspot.com/2011/12/handmade-on-humpday-5.html

    I am now following you and I hope you'll follow me back! Merry Christmas!

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