Hi Friends! Welcome to the 1st day of Visions of Sugar Plums Blog Hop! It's a three day event with lots of wonderful inspiration and prizes! My friend Lori Hairston is the very talented person who puts this on every year and I'm honored to be invited back every year! Thank You Lori!
The theme is Christmas/Winter. It can be a card or any project that fits the theme. Lori is hosting the challenge and you can link to the challenge on Lori's blog. The challenge will end December 20th. The randomly selected winner will receive a $25.00 gift certificate to Lawn Fawn.
1st up is a snowman that I've been wanting to make for years now and fortunately had the time to try it! It was so fun to put him together! First I started with a smooth Styrofoam ball. I painted the ball with white acrylic paint and then added the nose and eyes with the tip of a paintbrush. For the nose I used Sculpey clay. Just pinch off a bit roll it to make a nose and bake it on the oven for 30 minutes. I didn't have a hat template so I winged it! For the brim I cut a circle from a circle die. The hat, I just cut a strip to the size I wanted, and the top was cut from another circle a bit bigger then the hat, glued on and then cut. The poinsettia is a die from Memory Box called a small blooming poinsettia, which is the perfect size for the hat I created. After he was done I sprayed some acrylic spray glue all over him and sprinkled him with clear rock candy glitter! He's cuter in person and perfect for the top of a jar to give for gifts filled with your favorite goodies!
Next up is the second snowman I made. Same directions, just a different hat. This hat was made with
I hope you enjoyed your visit here today and will hop along to see all the inspiration by the other talented designers :-)
Lawn Fawn - $25.00 Gift Certificate
The Funkie Junkie Boutique - $25.00 Gift Certificate
The Cutting Cafe - 3 Sets of Choice to a Winner
Moonlighting & Co. - 1 Set of Choice to Three Winners
PPinky Dolls - 1 Digital Stamp Image of Choice
Baers Design Studio - 1 Set of Choice to Three Winners
CanvasPop - one 16x20 canvas of your favorite photo
ChouxChoux Paper Art - Mega Giveaway of Christmas Crafting Goodies
HERE'S THE DOWNLOW!
You can have a chance to win the prizes by commenting on all the blogs. Your name will be entered for the prizes for every comment you leave. The more comments you write, the more chance you have to win!!
Canvas Pop has another great giveaway going on right now - you could WIN YOUR CHRISTMAS! Enter by December 11th.
Enter the WIN YOUR CHRISTMAS giveaway HERE.
Thanks for stopping by! Hugs, Char