I am pleased to be able to share another sweet Paper Nest Doll with you today. It’s never too early to make a start on Christmas creations so I’ve created this pretty Christmas gift bag to inspire you:

paper nest dolls gift bag

My image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black onto Copic Express Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E57, E55, E53, E51 clothes: R29, R27, R24, R22, R20, YG67, YG63, YG61, W5, W3, W1, W00 I added some Kindy Glitz to the trim on her clothes for a sparkle effect

For a closer look:

paper nest dolls closeup2

And another:

paper nest dolls closeup

One last look:

side view

Stamps: Paper Nest Dolls Santa Ellie with Gift, Magnolia Postcard
Paper: Graphic 45 Happy Holly Day
Cardstock: SU Real Red and Whisper White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Real Red and Sahara Sand
Accessories: Marianne Designs LR0327 and LR0376, SU Cherry cobbler Seam Binding and Twine, Metal Charm, Tag Punch, Poinsettia Flower, Gift Bag

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

613 Avenue Create Anything Goes
Amusing Anything Goes
L’il Patch Of Crafty Friends Anything Goes
Pile It on Die Cuts
Allsorts At Least 2 Dies
C4C351 Holidays
The Pencil Case Anything Goes
Colour Crazy Hand Coloured Image
Dragon’s Lair Christmas in August
Fab and Funky Anything Goes

Happy Crafting Julie