Saturday, January 2, 2010

A Henry Christmas!

Christmas....I know it's over....however this is the present that I made for my Gram, and since she reads my blog and I didn't give her the gift until this past Wednesday I couldn't share with you before! :)  But now Gram has her present and I can share it with all of you!

Of course you know that WOJs are my ultimate favorite stamps!  When I first started buying them Gram loved them....so for Christmas I made Gram her own image holder and of course stamped numerous images for her which went along with -->THIS<-- card that I made for Gram and Gramps.


This is Henry Mouse with Christmas Bauble!  I used the matchbox technique to create this slider box.  I tweeked the measurements so that finished box measured 6 x 6.  Papers are from the BG Figgy Pudding Collection and Bazzill Bling Cardstock.


Henry was colored with my CopicsLiquid applique was added to his hat.  Before I heat set the liquid applique I sprinkled it with glitter to add some sparkle to the fluff.  The snowflake on Henry's ornament was painted with Moonlight Smooch and the ornament topper was painted with Snickerdoodle Smooch for some added metallic shine.


Here you can see the images in the holder, already for Gram to color away!


 And of course a side view for you to see the dimension.

Recipe:
StampsHenry Mouse with Christmas Bauble by WOJ
InksMemento Tuxedo Black, Copics, Moonlight Smooch, Snickerdoodle Smooch
Copic Colors Used:  G24, G28, BG01, BG02, BG05, W1, W3, W5, W7, 100, R01, R22, R24, R29
PapersNeenah Classic Crest, Bazzill Bling Cardstock, BG Figgy Pudding
Tools:  Scor-Pal, Octagon and Scalloped Octagon Nesties, MS Branch Punch
EmbellishmentsRoses by Wild Orchid,Crystal Stickles, Platinum Stickles, Liquid Applique, Glitter, other flowers, tulle, ribbon, and pearl sticks from my stash.

♥ Thanks for stopping by! ♥

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12 comments:

Michelle said...

Your grandma stamps????? That is so cool!! I love Henry too...you did a great job with this!! Hope you had a terrific holiday!

Candy said...

Hi Kim,
What a thoughtful gift for your Gram! Beautifully made and coloured, of course!!!!
Love it and love Henry too - got to get me some images of him ....
Big hugs,
Candy

Nancy said...

This box is gorgoeus, Kim:O) Love the fab papers and stunning flowers. Henry is so cute, beautiful colouring!
Bet Gram was thrilled:)
Hugs, Nancy;O)

Crystal said...

AWWW Henry is just the sweetest...I LOVE your card design and colors!!! Beautiful work as always Kim!!!! Have a great weekend!

1CardCreator said...

This is so sweet, and it's wonderful that you and your grandmother can share this love for stamping and coloring! ~Diane

cats whiskers said...

Oh hun this is so sweet what a great idea, I will be so sad to say goodbye to Christmas Henry for another year
Hugs Jacqui x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous and what a wonderful gift.
luv
Debby

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow Kim this is so gorgeous!
How wonderful!
hugs
kim x

Stampin Mindy said...

This is so cute, Love the colors and the flowers. Adorable!

~Michelle~ said...

Awwww, cute! I wanna be your g'ma! ;) ....I'm sure she loved it!

ChrisaBella said...

Hey Stranger. Hope that you had a wonderful christmas and a very happy new year. Love your husbands card. One that will be cherished for always. Love your new blog look. Take care and I will see what awaits in the new year.

Carole said...

Fabulous box Kim and a very special gift.
Hugs
Carole x

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