"'Bah humbug' has several connotations for me - a feeling of a Dickensian scene, Scrooge, etc. Don't get me wrong, I lurrrrve Christmas but I'm saddened and somewhat cynical at the brazen commerciality of it all. For my first piece this month I've focused on the later and chosen one of the somewhat sarcastic sentiments from one of the Dylusions text stamp sets...
The sentiment is on the inside and the front looks like this...
As usual, you can find the full details on my own blog."
"Well as it's the beginning of December what better than an Advent House in some lovely muted Christmas colours? Lots of distress paint and a little die cutting went into decorating this little advent house....."
"My tag is a homage to a Victorian Christmas card using some of the wonderful new Tim Holtz Christmas themed stamps. I absolutely love the expression on Santa's face and the twinkle in his eye and so I added two little banners. I love Christmas and the build up to the 'big' day is always really a special time in our house!"
"This is my first attempt at a decorated bag and tag! I just love these Winter Wonderland papers from Pion Design and thought they would be perfect for decorating a bag rather than a card. The tag inside is held in place by a large brad. I might get hooked!"
"I love the traditional side of Christmas especially the traditional images of Santa.
The vintage gold that Fresco Finish Old Gold creates over the top of Little Black Dress fits perfectly with the traditional theme too."
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