Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Happy Holidays!

Hi everyone!

It's day two of Release Week at Neat & Tangled! Today, we're sharing projects using the Little Santa Girl stamp set. She's so cute! Danielle is sharing pictures of the stamps on the Neat & Tangled blog, so be sure to check it out.

I used the mini set for a tag:

Happy Holidays Tag

Do you ever have those projects where you start creating but have no plan in mind? Yep, this tag was one of those projects. I started by coloring the Little Santa Girl with Copics, but I felt like she needed an oomph. So, I paper-pieced her hat and tights and used colored pencils to add shading to the patterned paper.

At first, she was going to be standing, and then I was going to have two girls coming from the edges. After playing around, I decided to have one girl peeking into the scene. I had to cut off her legs, which was kind of weird. But, it looked weirder to have the legs hanging off. ;)

I added some Webster's Pages All That Glitters vellum and stitching. Here's a close-up:

Happy Holidays Tag

There's a giveaway! Comment on the Neat & Tangled blog to win the Little Santa Girl set.

Thanks for stopping by! Have a great day!

Stamps: (girl, sentiment banner from Little Santa Girl) Neat & Tangled
Cardstock: (white) Papertrey Ink
Patterned paper: (Loved vellum from All That Glitters) Webster's Pages
Ink: (Tuxedo Black Memento) Tsukineko
Embellishments: (blue twine) Hemptique


  1. Super cute! I'll bet it did look weird to have her legs hanging off! Ha ha, that gave me a chuckle.

  2. LOVE that vellum and how she goes off the tag. This is adorable!!!

  3. OMG, the CUTENESS!!! CAN'T TAKE IT!!!

  4. She is a total cutie Jocelyn, looks like you had a blast creating this tag!

  5. Such a beautiful tag! I love that vellum background, and she looks so cute peking in from the side! The paper-piecing looks just right for her hat and tights.

  6. Oh my word!! Adorable!! That Santa girl is so cute!! (Even without legs! Ha ha!) And I love the shading on the patterned paper! Awesome!! Such a perfect work of art!! And it's a tag!!! I'm blown away!

  7. Oh, this Santa Girl is adorable... love how you positioned her in the tag, and that piece of vellum is so gorgeous.


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