Monday, 23 December 2013

Wishing you all a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Hi to you all, boy I have been MIA for such long time and feel so left out by not posting here as I hoped to do but time has just run away with me.  Now that the busy time has passed maybe I can get down to serious crafting as I have so many projects in mind that I want to try but have just not had the time to carry them out.  All ready for Christmas, a few parcels to wrap and that is it.  Time to get the feet up with a wee glass of something in my hand and reflect on the past year.

My picture today is a picture I tried for my niece Megan.  We saw something similar on facebook and she asked if I could try the frame. Of course I said yes and using my new Christmas present from hubby this is what I came up with.  Megan absolutely dotes on her nephew and nieces and I have inserted a small photo of them in the hearts.  I have a few more ideas for similar projects so look out next year.  I love my Silhouette Cameo, when you have lots to cut out it is a godsend and I was able to download masses with the $10 and $25 cards that came in the box.  There was a sale on the Silhouette site for a few weeks and everything was half price.  But I do still love my dies nothing will replace my feelings for them.

This a an Ikea picture frame and as a background I used Papermainia Home for Christmas paper then an 8 x 8 white card and mounted the large heart and inserted the smaller cut outs  after I folded them to stand out a bit better.   I used the leftover hearts to decorate around the larger heart.  Hope Megan likes it.

I have tried to comment over the last few weeks but if time has run away from me, I have at least admired your gorgeous work. 

Only leaves me to say Merry Christmas and a Very Happy New Year to you all and hope 2014 is all you hope it will be.

Take care

Wilma x x x
 

14 comments:

  1. Hi Wilma, this is beautiful and what a fab idea! Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful new year, hope that you also have a great 2014 and I look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations, hugs Carole Z X

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  2. This is beautiful and so different, Megan will love it. Wishing you a wonderful Christmas.
    Hazel x

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  3. Good Morning Wilma. Lovely to see you posting. Beautiful project and I'm sure it will be loved. Wishing You a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Crafty New Year. Hugs Rita xxx

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  4. Hi Wilma. Lovely to see you posting again. Fantastic frame. Have a wonderful christmas and every good wish for 2014.

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  5. hi Wilma, lovely to see you posting again.
    Hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a very happy new year.
    pam x

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  6. Hello Wilma, beautiful work, and such a great idea.
    Have a lovely Christmas, and all good wishes for Health and Happiness in the New Year, hugs Kate X

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  7. Am sure your niece will love this Wilma! Have a great Christmas. x

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  8. Hi Stranger, great to see you.
    Brilliant project your niece will be delighted with it
    Have a Wonderful Christmas a Happy, Healthy & Prosperous New Year

    Patricia xx

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  9. Merry Christmas Wilma, I hope that you and your family have a wonderful time at Christmas. Beautiful project. Hugs, Jen xx
    Krafty Keepsakes

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  10. Hi Wilma
    Cooooo, this is stunning! I'm sure that Megan will love it. . . . . .on the off chance she doesn't, I'll send you my address, wouldn't want it going to waste hahaha!
    Have a wonderful day today.
    Ang x

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  11. I'm sure Megan will love it Wilma. It's beautiful. Loving those box frames just now too.
    Hope Santa was good to you?
    Hugs

    Erika.

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  12. Great to see you using your new toy to such great effect Wilma. I have no idea why this year has sped past, hoping to get a bit more relaxed crafting done next year also. Have a wonderful 2014. xx Flora

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  13. Belated Christmas wishes Wilma. I've hardly been near my laptop but maybe now that Christmas is past I can get back to blogging regularly again!

    Kat xx

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  14. Hi Wilma,
    what a very love;y creation, and what a superb idea.
    Hope you had a great Christmas, and may I wish you and your family a Happy, Healthy, and Prosperous New Year.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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