Saturday 16 July 2016

MHK Designs Christmas In July - Deck The Halls

      MHK Designs Christmas in July is showcasing Deck The Halls today, for this project I've teamed it up with the paper set by the same name.
     I have printed four copies of the tree, two are in reverse so they can be matched up to form a dimensional tree. All four have been coloured the same with a mix of markers and glitter, then scored down the middle and folded. Each folded tree is glued to the next, there were a few tiny white edges so they have been coloured with the same pens to hide them.
     The backing design was printed on thick paper, then stamped with Versamark using a multi-lingual Christmas greeting stamp and finally brushed with gold mica powder. The edges are coloured with a little gold metallic paint.
     Once dry the backing was stuck onto a large white tag coloured green with Distress ink. The tree was stuck down on the right so a mirri card die cut greeting could be added on the left.
      To add a little more interest to the tag there is a die cut bauble carrying a greeting from the stamp set stuck on with foam pads over the bakers twine from the ribbon adornment, this was coloured with Distress ink while the die was still in place to get that even white border.

Deck The Halls
Deck The Halls Paper Set
     There are more Christmas releases to come from MHK Designs so please pop over to the MHK Designs blog for some inspiration. If you can't wait to see what the releases are then head over to the MHK Designs Etsy shop to see the full release.

I would like to enter this tag in the following challenge:
Holly Jolly - Inspired by a Song  (Trim up the tree, How the Grinch stole Christmas)


  1. Fabulous and wonderful tag Rocky thank you for joining us over on
    Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge
    Dianne xx

  2. OH my goodness, Rocky! This is SUPER amazing! I am in LOVE with the fun dimension you created--and the sparkly details are totally festive! BEAUTIFUL, friend! Thank you for all you do for MHKDesigns! Sending HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  3. Oh this is beautiful, what a lovely cards. Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Holly Jolly Christmas challenge Neva

  4. Lovely card and great song. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Holly Jolly. Hope to see you again soon. Good luck.
    Lynn, Holly Jolly DT


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