Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Emmerson Elf

Hi everyone.  Today is the reminder that we are well into the CAS Christmas April Challenge - Elf, hosted by Nance. 

This is another fun image from Whipper Snapper.  Stamped in permanent black ink and than watercoloured with zigs.  Cut the panel down to size and mounted on a bright green card base.  Sentiment is heat embossed in white at the bottom of the card.

Here's a close-up ...

Please check out the challenge blog to see the adorable elf cards from our Guest Designer, JoAnn and the rest of our Designers.  There's still a week left to play.  Come join us!






Stamps:  Emmerson Elf (Whipper Snapper); Christmas Sampler (Paper Smooches)
Paper:  Mixed Media (Strathmore 140 lb. 400 Series); Gumball Green (Stampin' Up!)
Ink:  Black (Memento); Zigs
Accessories & Tools:  Clear embossing powder, heat tool, water brush, white gel pen, white embossing powder

Challenges:
CAS Christmas April Challenge - Elf


22 comments:

Brenda said...

OMGosh, this is adorable Loll!!! I love that little elf. I don't have an elf in my stamping stash if you can believe that. lol I sure wish my coloring with my Zigs looked like yours! I need lessons I guess. lol Hugs, Brenda

Barb Ghig said...

Oh, how CUTE, Loll! Beautiful coloring with your Zigs and I love the images so much! Such a fun Christmas card!!! Barb xx

Bonnie said...

You certainly found the most adorable elves for this challenge, Loll! This little guy is as fun as his friend and the bright watercoloring suits him perfectly! You brought a smile to my face with this one, my friend!

Susan said...

Love the elf pulling the little toy donkey - such a cute image! Fabulous watercolouring and shading with the Zigs!

Christine Alexander said...

OMG Loll, another adorable image from whippersnapper. I really should browse, it's been years since I've bought from them. Your colouring is perfect, you always amaze me :)

Linda said...

What a little cutie, beautifully coloured too xx

Anita in France said...

Totally cute and so fun, Loll ... your colouring is fanatastic! Hugs, Anita :)

Jeanne said...

Oh golly, that is an adorable image and you've colored it splendidly! Thank you so much for sharing!

Birgit said...

This image is so cute Loll, and you've colored it up just beautifully!!

Brenda in IN said...

Oh my gosh, this is the cutest. The coloring is beautiful and I love the bells on his hat and collar. That little toy reindeer on wheels just cracks me up. Hope you are feeling better today.

Mac Mable said...

Adorable and super cute and brought a smile to my face.....Thank you Loll x

Nstiz said...

What a charming little guy your elf is! Love the beautiful shading you did on him. This is such a fun card, Loll!

Leslie Miller said...

Gosh, another cute elf! Love Whipper Snapper. His reindeer pull toy is so adorable, too. Your coloring is a treat, Loll!

Daffodil Cards said...

Cute and giggly. Love it.
Faith

Linda said...

What an adorable Elf, Loll. Your watercolouring is awesome. Have a Happy Easter.

kiwimeskreations said...

Gorgeous card Loll, but I hope your wee elf doesn't trip over those cute shoes he is wearing!
Blessings
Maxine

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

You do take the prize for using the cutest elves, Loll - just love this one with his little pull toy!! And your coloring/shading looks amazing!!

Colleen said...

Loll, he is the cutest little elf! Your coloring is fantastic and framing him with the green background is so perfect and bright and cheery!

Trina P. said...

Another adorable and whimsical elf card, Loll. Beautiful Zig watercoloring. The bold green highlights him perfectly. xx

Pat said...

A really sweet and fun image Loll and love the traditional red and green tones you have used and so crisp and clean with the the white background mounted on to the green card, and the white sentiment stands out perfectly. x

BożenA said...

So sweet Christmas card. I love this little elf, I've never thought that they also have their toys. Wonderful card, Loll!
hugs,
BożenA

Jo said...

Adorable, such a bright lively elf. A beautiful Christmas card indeed, full of joy! You must have had fun making this card. xxx