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Christmas Ornaments by Laura Carson!

Filed under Art Projects, Christmas, Collage Sheets, Giveaways, Laura Carson, Newsletters, Ornament Frame Set Kit, Sale

Note: most of the links on this post no longer work, as we moved to a new Web site in 2018. However, you can see the supply list items from Laura’s project that are still available on the new site.

Before we see FIVE lovely Christmas ornaments: a new FREE gift and a NEW sale!

FREE GIFT! Inspired by Laura Carson’s nostalgic Christmas Ornaments, ALL ORDERS on Thursday through Monday, November 2-6 (2017) will receive one of the new Victorian Children Ornaments Collage Sheet FREE!

5 round images sized to fit the Chipboard Ornament Layers or Ornament Frame Sets (2-1/2″ diameter circles).

Free for ALL orders — through Monday night, November 6th! Note: all-digital orders will receive the collage sheet as a pdf file!

Bonus: If you place an order AND enter the Giveaway (below), I’ll also include a custom set of coordinating ribbons!

Related Sale: EVERYTHING in the Victorian Collage Sheets section is on sale for 50% off! BIG section to peruse: over 90 collage sheets and that section includes lots of Christmas options! The sale also ends Monday night, November 6th! Go check ’em out.

Christmas Ornaments by Laura Carson

Wait… I thought you said Laura made FIVE ornaments?! It’s true. Though I’ve used a fair amount of space to show off 4 ornaments below, the 5th is shown down in the Giveaway section.

I love mixing patterns (and apparently, so does Laura!) And using the Vintage Christmas 6×6 Paper Pad makes it easy to mix and match, and still keep everything coordinating.

Plus Laura had fun with layers and layers of berries, ribbons, snowflakes, trees, holly, glitter… these ornament sets are fast to make and easy to play around with.

Here’s a link to Laura’s supply list for quick links to the supplies for all 5 ornaments. And you’ll want to visit Laura’s blog post for instructions and more photos. Be sure to come back though, ’cause beside the cute new Christmas trims below, the Giveaway includes EVERYTHING in Laura’s supply list!


 Hooray for the Good Wishes Ornaments Giveaway!

I had a hard time picking a favorite from Laura’s ornaments, but I decided on Good Wishes for Christmas and the New Year shown at left.

Though lucky you (one of you!), you don’t need to pick just one. As I mentioned above: EVERYTHING in Laura’s supply list is included in this Giveaway!

I’ll just highlight a couple here:
Ornament Frame Set – Star
White Iridescent Snowflake Garland (yes! chop it up! you can use the snowflakes as separate items!)
Winter Kids Collage Sheet (the girls in the center)
Vintage Christmas 6×6 Paper Pad (the background papers for ALL of the ornaments)

Note: as there’s a Ornament Frame Set Kit included in the supply list, if something is listed that’s already included in the kit, I’ll just include one set/item.

Bonus #1: I’m including the new Victorian Children Ornaments Collage Sheet (see above for info about all orders receiving it FREE) AND the custom ribbon set (ditto about more info above) and a reminder: enter the Giveaway to get the 2nd FREE gift with your order!

Bonus #2: I’m including the one of the Candle Holder w Fluted Base — and a note: I’ve just put a bunch of the cast metal miniatures on clearance (making room for some new ones on order!) so check the sale page to see what’s on sale.

Bonus #3 (!): I’m including one of the new Mixed Matte Red, White & Burgundy Berry Sprigs as I think they’re prefect for decorating an ornament!

To enter the Good Wishes Ornaments Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY OR TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, FRIDAY, November 3, 2017)!

And tell me: Which ornament of Laura’s inspires you most? (Or which of the Ornament Frame Sets do you have plans for first?)

Don’t forget to leave your (hello! correct) email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via So check your mailbox on Sunday morning to see who won and for the next Giveaway and Newsletter!

Hey, who won the Ornament Frame Set Kit Giveaway? Linda Brun! Congratulations! Check your email for more info.

Posted by Leslie, November 2nd, 2017

46 responses to “Christmas Ornaments by Laura Carson!”

  1. Nancy E says:

    Oh, my goodness, so hard to pick a fav.
    I am obsessed with all of them. I so love vintage inspired ornaments. I particularly love anything with children. I’m keeping my fingers crossed for this one…..

  2. Barb A says:

    Laura’s ornaments are beautiful, especially “the child’s Christmas”. My son and I made ornaments when he was a child, and now my granddaughters and I make them, wonderful memories.

  3. Kathlene Ford-Walters says:

    The ornaments are lovely. I really like Santa Claus- he’s my favorite. I’d start with him.

  4. Cheryl Lee says:

    Oh my! What an awesome giveaway!! And how to choose just one ornament that inspires????? Impossible! I love them all, but the Santa with the birch tree paper is one of my favorites. Would dearly love to win this one!! Good luck to all and congrats to Linda Brun!

  5. Rebecca Russell says:

    I love the little children playing in the snow! but they are all awesome! Thank You so much for always doing such amazing giveaways!

  6. barbj says:

    I love the star! They are all beautiful but the star is probably the one I would copy

  7. I really love all the designs, however, I am partial to the Child’s Christmas! Great old fashioned pictures always draw me near.

  8. Marykay chisum says:

    I love all things vintage but “the child’s Christmas ” really speaks to me

  9. Blair says:

    I have been locked into Halloween and this would jump start me into christmas. Love the vintage look.

  10. Karen says:

    I think these are wonderful little Christmas ornaments. They would look beautiful tied to Christmas gifts this year!

  11. Trudy says:

    They are all marvelous, but if I have to choose just one it would be Good Wishes for Christmas and the New Year. Now, time to do a little shopping! Thanks for all your splendid work.

  12. Barb macaskill says:

    The Child’s Christmas is my favorite ornament! Totally darling! So many to choose from! I am going to be in ornament making heaven this year with all the choices! TFS!
    Congratulations Linda for winning the last giveaway!

  13. Denise Bryant says:

    I just love the one pictured on the top left! It reminds me of the Snow Babies figurines that I got from my Mom! They are so special to me!

  14. Honey Staufer says:

    The Christmas stocking one is KY favorite. I’ve ordered the chipboard ornaments to make with my daughter this year.

  15. Nancy O says:

    Santa and his works as I would love to do a series of ornaments using the Santas on the Victorian Christmas tags collage sheet.

  16. K Toews says:

    I would work on the Bauble frame first.

  17. Emily Ann D. says:

    I like the star frame!

  18. Laural says:

    I love them all. Laura is so creative.

  19. Shannan Morgan says:

    They are all lovely.

  20. Linda Ellis says:

    Laura’s Child’s Christmas ornament made me think about the book, A Child’s Christmas in Wales” (my ancestry) and about including some images or decorations reflecting Welsh Christmas traditions. I’ll be buying these ornaments and decorate them for gift-giving.

  21. Anne W says:

    I am obsessed with stars lately so I would do something with the star frame. That Snug in Their Beds image collection is adorable.

  22. I love Victorian Christmas ornaments. I would do the good wishes with the in children their winter clothes

  23. Luanne Shoup says:

    Is is possible to have too much inventory?

  24. Sue Ostermeyer says:

    Laura is extremely talented. I loved all of them; however the little children in Child’s Christmas stole my heart. Thank you for sharing your amazing creativity with all of us!

  25. Peg says:

    Laura has given me a huge jolt of the Christmas Merries lol! I love the ornament with the red berries and the Child’s Christmas one also. All of the ornaments are wonderful and I would love to make some. This is my favorite kind of giveaway! Christmas yay!

  26. Anne Thompson says:

    I LOVE the Santa ornament! And I love theVictorian Christmas images! Guess I’ll have to get some of these goodies if I don’t win the prize!

  27. Karen Mallory says:

    I love the one with the pinecones! Looks like a wreath. There are all fabulous as is all of Laura’s work!

  28. Jan K says:

    The star ornament is my favorite and the one of the ones I would make first.

  29. Jean marmo says:

    I love the Child’s Christmas ornament, I have a new granddaughter who will be celebrating her first Christmas this year. I cannot wait to watch her.

  30. Carla says:

    I love hem all, especially the star! And of course of course, love he vintage look!

  31. Debbie S. says:

    I like the Child’s Christmas, all are great! Thank you for the opportunity to win such a special collection! Congrats to Linda B.

  32. Judy Goodwin says:

    So beautiful. Victorian is awesome. Can’t pick a favorite because they are all wonderful.

  33. Kathy Penovich says:

    What a great way to enter the Christmas stage and I think Santa would have to be my choice. Love finding this site and all the goodies, lots of fun ahead for sure

  34. The Christmas stocking, I like the cranberries rounding the ornament.

  35. Janet Turner says:

    I love the Victoian Christmas theme and the Child’s ornament is beautiful. I would have to make that.

  36. Linda Ritter says:

    Right now my favorite is The Child’s Christmas, but tomorrow this could change because they are all so inspiring. I really like the use of the greenery sprays edging it.

  37. Carol Slowik says:

    I would have to say that the Good Wishes ornament of Laura’s inspires me the most as I know my mom would love it! It is followed by The Child’s Christmas. I just love these sweet ornaments!

  38. Kim Lucak says:

    All of Laura’s ornaments are inspirational! I think “The Child’s Christmas” would be the one I would enjoy making the most though. Love, love love these ornaments!!!

  39. Maura says:

    All of these ornaments are beautiful. My favorite is “The Child’s Christmas,” with all its trimmings. It’s a real inspiration and gives me ideas for other ornaments, too. I would make one like this first.

  40. Theresa Grdina says:

    WOW! These ornaments are so beautiful!!! I think the one that inspires me the most is “The Child’s Christmas”. It has so many things going on I can find inspiration just about anywhere on it!!

  41. Beth JOnes says:

    I will do the star design first. I call my daughter, “StarShine” so this one would be for her! Thank you for this opportunity!!

  42. Vera Collier says:

    Love all 4 of them, but the Child’s Christmas really caught my eye.

  43. Margery McInerny says:


  44. Mary Mac says:

    I do love them all but would start with Santa.

  45. Debbie Stine says:

    Hinges! Going on my vintage flowers. TU

  46. Kat Cashwell says:

    Love the child’s Christmas !! The star ornament would make some beautiful ornaments !