Saturday, November 2, 2013

Mason Jar Gift Candle

Hello, everyone.  Today I've made a Mason Jar Gift Candle for a Christmas present.  I was inspired by the "12 Days of Christmas" challenges going on at Mark's Finest Papers - I'm seeing how many of the projects in the 12-day challenge I can accomplish.  I've never made anything like this before so I'm glad there was a tutorial


I also made a cover for the candle for when not in use.



Here are the supplies used:
  • Stamps:  Candle (dollar store), Fluffles and Baubles (Stampendous)
  • Ink:  Versafine Onyx Black
  • Coloured pencils:  Prismacolor
  • Watercolour markers:  Tombow
  • Gold marker:  Pilot (for outlining tag)
  • Cardstock:  Recollections
  • Dies:  Spellbinders Lacy Circles, Nellie's Multiframes Circles
  • Tag Punches:  Marvy Uchida
  • Jar:  I had an empty jar in my kitchen cupboard
  • Ribbon, gold twine:  Dollarama
I would like to enter the following challenges:
4 Krafty Girlz Anything Goes 3E #2
A Gem of a Challenge #104 Christmas is Coming UE
Allsorts #231 Christmas Cheer 3E #2
Bunny Zoe's Ribbon UE
Catch the Bug (Bugaboo) November Anything Goes 3E #2
Craft My Life Anything Goes - No Cards UE
Craftin' Desert Divas #18 Anything Goes 8E #6
Crafty Calendar All Things Christmas 3E #2
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra November Anything Goes Christmas UE
Crafty Ribbons #68 Anything Goes with Ribbon 5E #2
Creative Inspirations Paint Anything Goes UE
Get Inky 3-D Holiday UE
Inky Impressions #132 Traditional Christmas UE
Jellypark Anything but a Card 2E #2
MFP 12 Days of Christmas Day 6 Mason Jar Gift Candle 5E #1
One Crazy Stamper Christmas 5E #2
Polkadoodles Christmas Anything but a Card UE

 Thank you for looking at my candle - I am grateful for all comments.  Wishing you a wonderful day!

25 comments:

  1. Another lovely entry for the crafty ribbons challenge
    P x

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  2. Gorgeous project, love the image and the design. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Girls this fortnight. Abbie xx

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  3. Fab creation...thanks so much for joining us over at Crafty Girls!
    Hugs Donna DT xx

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  4. Candles are one of my favourite things, Kitty, fabulous project my lovely friend xxx

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  5. A great project idea and thanks for joining our challenge at Allsorts this week
    x catherine

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  6. How fabulous! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Craftin Desert Diva. Hope to see you again soon :)

    michelle
    Purple Monkey Moments

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  7. As I hate doing it I will admit at the beginning that this is a copy and paste comment as I am unable to type properly at the moment, but didn't want to miss the opportunity to take a look at your lovely Christmas creation and thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  8. What a fabulous present, someone will be delighted to receive this as a gift. Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge xx

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  9. Great gift, KT! I like that you have challenged yourself, and making nice little gifts at the same time! hugs, de

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  10. What a gorgeous gift!! The images are adorable!! Thanks so much for playing along at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts
    Craftin Desert Divas DT

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  11. I love this-so gorgeous! I just adore those cats!

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  12. This turned out fantastic. Great job. Thanks for playing along with us at Bugasboo this week.

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  13. Love the the red colour of the candle. A super gift to give at Christmas. Thank you for joining in again at crafty Hazlenut's extra. Hugs Mrs A. (GDT)

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  14. Another beautiful altered jar for CHNC challenge extra for November x

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  15. cute project! thank you for joining us this week at Catch the Bug!

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  16. What a nice gift for someone, thanks for joining us this week at Crafty Ribbons Challenge. Rebecca x

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  17. Reposting as not sure if my first post went through. I really like your candle, totally awesome idea. Thanks for the inspiration and for sharing your project with at All Crafts Challenge. :D

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  18. Wonderful job on your candle project!! Thanks for playing with us at One Crazy Stamper and good luck in the monthly challenge.

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  19. Such a sweet candle, and an adorable image. Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge. Good Luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  20. Love the idea of the candle and the images with it. thanks for joining us at Catch the bug.

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  21. What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join our November Anything Goes Challenge at CTB! Join us tomorrow for a Anything Cowboy Challenge!

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  22. Again, awesome gift, and thanks so much of joining our challenge at One Crazy Stamper. Such a wonderful idea!

    Leanne DT @OCS

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  23. What a fantastic gift x Thanks for playing along with us at Jellypark & good luck x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

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  24. Such a great gift! Thank you so much for joining us at my Craft My Life-All Crafts Challenge, hope to see you enter again soon! Elaine-xxx- p.s I have candy if you would like to pop by and enter :-) http://www.sparklingblackrose-craftmylife.blogspot.co.uk/2013/11/all-crafts-challenge-octnov-midway.html

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