n. the emotion of great happiness caused by holiday anticipation

Yep, that about sums it up.

As hard as it is for me to believe Thanksgiving is really next week I am more than ready to dig into some Christmas and Winter projects.

And to start I made this for a dear friend~

Both the card and bracelet were made using my Cricut Imagine and the Snow Angel cartridge.

The colors found in both the deer and the flood filled shapes of my bracelets went perfectly with papers in DCWV The Winter Holiday Stack, so I used it for my card base.

I love the blues and pinks mixed in with the more traditional holiday colors.

For a step by step tutorial on how to make Shrinky Dinks please go here.

Now I have the joy of waiting to see if my little gift brings my friend as much happiness as it does me.

Hmmm…how long til we can open gifts?

I used~
DCWV The Winter Holiday Stack found at Michaels
Cricut Imagine Snow Angel for the deer cut at 2.7″, the scallop cirles flood filled and cut at 1.5″
Cricut Imagine Stock Shapes for the scalloped circle cut at 6″ and the circle cut at 5.5″ and 5″
Hampton Art Holiday Dreams & Wishes Stamp, Ribbon, Papertrey Ink Twine, Favorite Findings Glitter Buttons, Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher
Bracelet items: Shrinky Dinks for Ink Jet Printer, Blue Moon Beads, Jewelry Essentials Findings Toggle Clasps, Bead Gallery Beads, Krylon Workable Fixatif

6 thoughts on “Joy~

  1. Sooooooooo sweet & pretty!!! I’m sure your “Deer Friend” will love & appreciate it! I sure wish I could do shrinky dinks like you do shrinky dinks : (

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