Friday, October 2, 2015

Gnome Man as Santa

     New challenge at QKR Stampede this morning and our theme is everybody's favorite, "Anything Goes" so I took advantage of that to get one more Christmas card done for the stash.  I used Digi 4201 "Gnome Man" and Digi 15710 "Name Ain't There" for the sentiment.

     All it took to turn him from a plain gnome into Santa was to color him in red.  :-D  I used ProMarkers and chalks, and die cut him with a die from Spellbinders.  The dp is a left over scrap from my stash.  I made the candy cane with recycled white and red wires, twisted together and curved into the cane shape.  The bow is tied from red cord.  It's a CAS design and I really like it.  This one will be easy to mail come holiday time.

Addicted to Stamps and More
Aud Sentiments
A Snowflakes Promise
Christmas Cards
Come and Get It
Crafting from the Heart
Eureka Stamps
Fab 'n Funky
Holly Jolly Christmas
Robyn's Fetish

     That's all I  have for today but I did do another post late last night; if you missed it, be sure to check it out, too.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie


Donna Ellis said...

hahahaha! That's a cute one, Connie! Too cute - and which of your friends will be receiving this gem of a card? LOL Your candy cane is really cute, too! Love your black outlines! hugs, de

Sandi said...

NC - love this card and the sentiment is the BEST!!
Sandi ♥

Linda Simpson said...

Fabulous card and the sentiment sure made me chuckle, I am almost positive mine will be on the list hehehe :)
Linda xxx

Faith A said...

Wonderfully done and with humour too, love it.

Jackie Scott said...

He really is a cute Santa! Love your bow and candy cane great colors!

Teresa Arsenault said...

Cute santa, great coloring and smashing sentiment!

Bobby said...

Wonderful coloring on your 'gnome' Santa, Connie. Thanks for playing along at ATSM this week.

Judy McKay said...

To cute. love the image and the colouring. Thank you for joining us at Come and Get It this week. Hope to see your pretty art work back here again soon. Judy DT

Dawn Lancaster said...

Aww bless, I love him to bts!
Sweet card & I love the sentiment!
Dawn xx

Shirley-Anne Barber said...

Super fun creation . Red made all the difference .Love the sentiment too. Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges .

HeatherM said...

Love it! Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart this week.

Inkyfingers said...

What a great way to stretch your stamps and such a fun card!
Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenge.

Debi said...

Great sentiment for this image.

Shona Chambers said...

My goodness your colouring skills are amazing, you really brought that Santa to life! Its a beautiful image and made to really pop with that gorgeous red paper framing it. So very glad you shared this with us at ATSM this week!

Cynthia said...

Fabulous coloring of this QKR image! Thanks so much for joining the Eureka Stamps challenge this week.

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Hehe, that is brilliant! Love the little candy cane too. Love your colouring and CAS card design. So perfect for our current challenge at Fab 'n' Funky this week. Thanks for joining in the fun with us. Hugs, Wends x Fab 'n' Funky DT

applejack cards by sue said...

I really love this. A great idea and I love the sentiment. Great fun. Thank you for sharing this with us over at A Snowflakes Promise Sue DT xx