Sunday, September 23, 2012


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Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop

We had such a good time last Sunday with the Annual Catalogue Blog Hop that we're going to do it again for the Holiday Catalogue.

Welcome to those who have joined me from Andrea Buckland's post.  To carry on with your journey or if you just started here with me scroll down to the bottom of my project and click on the link for the next crafter in line.

Like me many of you have been drooling over the Christmas tree ornament on the front cover of the Holiday Catalogue.  I love it but I don't have the patience to create it so using the 'Ornament Keepsakes' stamp set along with the 'Holiday Ornaments' framelits this is my simpler version.





This is the first one I made stamped in Pool Party and Island Indigo Classic ink and glued together with any adhesive I could lay my hands on.  I'm so pleased that I got the new Silicon Craft Sheet and bought a hot melt glue gun before I put together the next one.

















Here's the next one stamped in Gumball Green & Cherry Cobbler Classic Ink. While I'm usually a blue person for the ornaments I'm preferring this one possibly because of the depth of colour created by my new format Gumball Green ink pad.

 

But this stamp set isn't just useful for ornaments.  Here I've used it to create an ornament to embellish a card made with the 'Heart of Christmas' stamp set and 'Festival of Prints' Designer Paper Stack.


Products I've used: -

Stamp Sets - Ornament Keepsakes & Heart of Christmas
Paper - Whisper White, Very Vanilla, Pool Party, Island Indigo, Gumball Green & Cherry Cobbler Cardstock, Festival of Prints Designer Series Paper Stack
Ink - Gumball Green, Cherry Cobbler, Pool Party & Island Indigo Classic Stampin' Pads
Tools - 1" & 1 3/8" Circle, 1 3/4" Scallop Circle, Big Shot, Holiday Ornaments Framelit Dies.
Accessories - Baja Breeze Seam Binding, Cherry Cobbler Scallop Dots Ribbon, Stampin' Sponge, Sizzix Adhesive Sheet, Silicon Craft Sheet, Hot Melt Glue Gun, Dazzling Diamonds.

The next stop on our hop is Michelle Grech.

All the blogs on this blog hop belong to members of the ESAD group.

What is ESAD?

ESAD stands for "Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators" and it is an on-line group just for Australian and New Zealand Stampin Up demonstrators.

We so love what we do and not only do we love to share it with our customers, friends, and wonderful blog visitors, but we share our love for what we do with each other as demonstrators. We run swaps, challenges, tutorials, product know-how, and cyberstamps, and we are always there to help and support each other when it is needed.

So if you are a Stampin' Up! demonstrator located in Australia or New Zealand, then please feel free to click here to join our wonderful group.

Participants in the Annual Catalogue blog hop

1. Chloe Evans

2. Theresa 'Tess' Schirmer

3. Sharlene Meyer

4. Ann Gerlach

5. Corina Beyer

6. Nikki Sadler

7. Andrea Buckland

8. Keryn Campbell

9. Michelle Grech

10. Christie Kunkel

11. Joanne Kechagais

12. Kathryn Ruddick

13. Michelle Halling

14. Juliette Chapman

15. Narelle Hoggard

16. Delys Cram

17. Libby Dyson

18. Yvonne Walker

19. Alisha Watson

20. Jane Norrish

21. Kylie Clemmence

22. Kristine Giampietro

23. Monique Feilder

24. Tanya Bell

Current Catalogues

13 comments:

Juliette Chapman said...

I love your version of the ornament. Like you I don't think I have the patience but we will see. I love it in the blues.

Kylie Clemmence said...

Gorgeous Keryn, I love making these!!

Monique said...

Keryn, love the card the colours are so pretty. I like how the ornaments on cards like this can go through the post so easily and look great at the other end.
Cheers
Monique

handmadebynarelle said...

I love your blue card, so simple yet so lovely. TFS

Alisha said...

Love your ornaments and your cards Keryn, TFS

purplebuttons said...

Beautiful work Keryn! TFS!
Margaret Knoops

Jane Norrish said...

Loving all the decorations this year and your bright colours are fabulous. Great projects, thanks for sharing ;-)

Kathryn Ruddick said...

Beautiful fresh colour combinations. And what's that about not enough patience?? LOL you've done a great job!

Andrea said...

Hi Keryn, I love your ornaments. I haven't made a card with this set yet so its nice to see your card as well. thanks for sharing your talent.

stampinandstuffwithtess said...

I am embarrassed to say I have this bundle and it's still in the plastic. I will definitely be getting them out this week now. Thank you for sharing xxTessxx

Rebecca S said...

Lovely ornaments and a great card!!

Michelle Halling said...

I love all these colours in the ornaments there really nice

Kristine Giampietro said...

Your projects are so adorable, and I simply love the ornament. Thanks for sharing