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Saturday, December 17, 2011

Happy Birthday Jesus Blog Hop

Thanks for joining us for our Happy Birthday Jesus Blog Hop. Today, we are worshiping the King  & celebrating the TRUE REASON FOR THE SEASON!  This hop is hosted by Tina from Crafty and Green. If you've hopped along from the fantastic Jackie, then you are in the right place!! If you are just joining me from your dashboard, or reading this via email, please be sure to start at the beginning with Tina (We wouldn't want you to miss a THING!!)

Thank you for celebrating with us today! In the midst of all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, we have to remember the ONE we really celebrate and love and who is the TRUE REASON FOR THE SEASON! He is Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior.


There is TONS of Great Candy in this Hop. We have 7 Sponsors for this hop with FANTASTIC PRIZES!!!!
1. Jen's Digi Stamps -     (Gift Certificate)
2. Michelle's Scrapbooking & More-     (Gift Certificate)
3. Heather Flaherty w/ {ippity} -    (Gift Certificate)
4. Papercrafting World -    (Gift Certificate)
5. Scraptastical Kreations-     (Gift Certificate)
6. K Andrews Designs-   (Stamp Set)
7. My Family Keepsakes-  (12x12 print/page)

What You Have to Do To Be in the Running for these Fabulous Prizes:
1. The ladies have all worked hard on their projects so please comment on every stop along the way on both days. 
2. Please Become a Follower of CraftyAnd Green (

Today, I'd like to share a candle that I altered.  Because Jesus is the light of the world, I thought this candle would be a beautiful symbol of the light that He brought to this dark world.

sentiments from Our Daily Bread Stamps
flourish stamp by Inkadinkado
Liquid Pearls
ribbon from stash

Now, Hippity Hop on over to Shelly's blog to see her Fabulous Creation Today! 

Now, remember, I love you and there ain't nothing you can do about it.  See you real soon! 



Carolyn Phillips said...

This looks wonderful. I tried to alter a candle last year but wasn't very successful, you've made a gorgeous one.

Crafty and Green said...

Beautiful Candle Christel! I LOVE IT!! Thank you for being in my First Hop that I hosted, it means a lot!!

Many Blessings,

JaniceA said...

Beautiful candle!

Lori Comeau said...

Beautiful job on your candle. Love how you used brown in place of the traditional greens and reds.

Shawnee said...

What a beautiful candle!! I love the image you used. Merry Christmas!!

Mrs.PeruStarsFan said...

Oh my gosh, I just love what you have done with this candle. It has been years since I have decorated candles, and they were never near as beautiful as this.


Scrappin Melissa said...

Love the candle! Very elegant! Also love that sentiment you ended the blog post with! LOL
melissaseme at yahoo dot com

Rachelle said...

You did a beautiful job on your candle.
joyfulhrt at gmail dot com

Heather said...

the candle is just beautiful, I love the colors. Wish I could stamp that good on rounded things. awesome job. Thanks for sharing.

God Bless
Heather Pullen

Caprice said...

I love candles and this is so pretty. You did a great job!

Cathie w said...

so pretty and love this hop theme


DanaBee said...

So elegant!

Karen said...

Beautiful job, as usual, Christel! Thanks for sharing and God Bless!

Pink Polka Dot Scrapping said...

Wow.. This candle is sure beautiful. You did a fabulous job! TFS.... YOu ladies rocked this blog hop! o by the way a new follower!!

Linda's craft corner said...

This is sooo beautiful!! Merry Christmas!

girlia said...


Lisa said...

Just beautiful!

Michelle said...

Christel this is a lovely project. I really want to try a candle now!

smyiow said...

BEAUTIFUL! I love it! TFS!

Her Craftiness (Lynne) said...

Joy to the World!!! The candle is beautiful! God Bless you and Merry Christmas my friend! Always wonderful sharing a hop with you!
Hugs and Love,

EnjoliCollums said...

What a great candle!! I would have never came up with such a great idea.

lindaplus3 said...

Beautiful job with the candle ...MERRY CHRISTMAS,,:) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

Cathy said...

What a beautiful candle, i am a new follower:)
Merry Christmas.
mexicopetshop at hotmail dot com

Cheryl said...

Wow! Just gorgeous! I'm already a follower of Crafty & Green and can be reached on my blog. Thanks for the inspiration!


So gorgeous! I love stamping on candles, and I love these! Hugs! Leah Ann

Chriss America Real said...

This candle is so beautiful & elegant! I love everything about it!

Doris P. said...

beautiful candle!!! what a true blessings to have "the light" shine upon us! new follower and e-mailer :) would love if you came and saw my gift to Jesus on my blog..

Karen Bahit said...

Your candle will light this Christmas Season for sure... It is beautiful!!

May you have a blessed Christmas Season...


Roberta: Mother of 3 said...

Christel - beautiful candle project! I have never altered a candle, and wouuld love to get some tips! Merry Christmas!

crystal bell said...

I love the candles. Thanks for sharing.

{PaperCrafterAnonymous} said...

WOW! The candle is beautiful it makes me want to run to the dollar store and buy some candles!

pam said...


Tina Peterson said...

What a good idea. That would be really pretty on the mantle or a side table. =D

Tina 'the book lady'
familyliteracy2 (at) gmail

Tina Peterson said...

Be sure to visit Holiday Traditions for each of the 12 Pearls of Christmas by 12 award winning authors - they're also giving away a $450 pearl necklace & earring set.

I'm following you also - forgot to tell you that. =D

Tina 'the book lady'
familyliteracy2 (at) gmail

Marjolaine said...

What a beautiful candle and I love the idea behind it! Jesus IS the light of the world!

Audrey Frelx said...

Very pretty!

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