If you've been following along with Alpha Stamps then you already know about the most Unusual version of The Twelve days of Christmas. I was asked to guest design and well I just couldn't pass up the chance to put my spin on things!!! LOL.
Now hopefully no one will be offended by my version of day 11. Its all just in FUN!!!
You've heard of 11 Pipers Piping.... Well how about 11 Elves A Pimpin!
so sit back grab a cold one and enjoy my Twisted version! LOL
When walking through the woods lined with Bottle brush trees
You'll enter my Christmas scene and stroll past the
Victorian Street light, through the gate and you'll see the Chapel Hill & Pine lake villages
all decked out for Christmas. Be sure & wave hi to Mr. Snowman
Can you hear the Church bells ringing?
Oh its starting to snow so you'd better hurry!
The clock is about to strike midnight
Now what could be happening in this quaint little town at this time of night?
Yes Santa's little Elves have been busy ...Being Naughty this year!
Hope you have enjoyed my little Version
of the 11 Elves A Pimpin.
Heres a little tutorial on how to change the color of those Bottle brush trees.
Here's what you'll need,
Bleach, water,a container, Bottle brush trees, Alcohol ink in your choice of colors, Alcohol blending solution, pliers or something to hold the trees, Old lid to hold alcohol ink, Paper towels.
Fill your container with 1/2 warm water and 1/2 bleach solution.
Set trees in container.
You'll see the color starting to change almost immediately.
leave in until its white. Rinse tree in clean water to remove bleach solution.
Let dry on paper towel.
Set tree in old lid.
Add a few drops of your choice of Alcohol inks to the tree.
I wanted mine to blend in with my background so I went with Pesto and Lettuce.
Add a few drops of Blending solution.
Roll tree in solution to desired color.
set up on paper towel and let dry.
Your now ready to use your newly colored trees!
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Hi I'm Lynn ,I have been married to my wonderful husband for 32 years WOW. Has it been that long? I also have a grown son, and both of them are the loves of my life, besides Art! I try to find time when I can to play. Can't wait to see what else life will bring me!!
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