Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy

Make It Monday // Christmas Crafts {Feeling Crafty}

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Welcome to another Make It Monday!

Are you in full-swing, happy-as-a-camper holiday-mode? I sure am! Christmas tree is up and decorated. Christmas music is on All. The. Time. โค Stockings are hung, and an elf has arrived for his annual visit to our home with sheer delight from my girls! Love, love, love this time of year and just can’t get enough!

Last year, a friend from church (who just so happens to have been a friend in college!) invited me to sell my crafts at her annual Holiday Boutique at her home. She opens up her home to about a dozen local small businesses and crafters to sell their goods as a fun and friendly holiday social event and fundraiser for local charities. I wasn’t able to participate last year, but I jumped in this year! I created lots of holiday banners and gift tags, and have even listed them on my Etsy shop! If there’s anything that strikes your fancy,ย please consider purchasing it by Wednesday, December 10th as 20% of proceeds will be donated to Rady’s Children’s Hospital, in continued support of Lianna’s Holiday Boutique ๐Ÿ™‚

Chalkboard Banners

Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy

Classic Color Banners

Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, EtsyConnie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy

Vintage/Retro Child Inspired

Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy

Gift Tags

Connie Hanks Photography // ClickyChickCreates.com // Christmas craft, banners, gift tags, Peace, Noel, Joy, Be Merry, Believe, Merry Christmas, Be Merry, handmade, Etsy

Ready to shop? Head on over to my Etsyย boutique!

CRAFTING TIP: Using multiple patterned papers toย createย a cohesive look is challenging yet important for a product to look polished and professional. When picking your papers, the easiest route is to choose papers from the same collection. If you’re mixing and matching collections, stay within the same color family, or at least the same tonal values. Many manufacturers will have new yearly collections, but will work with previous year’s color tones, so be sure to shop your own stash, too!

MakeItMondayButton-Christmas2Are you following the Make It Monday hop? Did you land here from Karen at Photos Kept Alive? Karenย is sharing some food layouts inspired by Insta-Food classes… already making me hungry! If you havenโ€™t stopped by her site today, be sure you do. But first,ย continue the Make It Monday hop and head on over to check outย Jen with Jen Wright Designs. Jen has a free scrapbook template & freebie she’s sharing this week. Her projects are always inspiring and make me want to scrap some more digi pages!ย Be sure to letย her know you stopped by with someย comment love!

2014-01-26_9698-Edit_SubscribeHere-small2As always, thanks for stopping by. Have a joyful, creative, blessing filled day! Make sure not to miss any future posts by signing up for theย Clicky Chick Creates email list here! Youโ€™ll get a great little freebie download as my thank you!

So what are you going to do first? Head over to check outย Jen’s scrapbooking template and freebie? Check out myย Etsy shopย goodies? Still haven’t checked out my Society6 shop? Whatever it is, I hope you love it!

Live creatively!
xoxo,
/c

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