I am a fan of non-traditional Christmas and winter colored / themed decorations, cards, trees, etc., but nothing says “festive holiday season” quite like the traditional red and green colors.
Stamp Set(s): Tag Buffet
Cardstock: Shaded Spruce, Real Red, Whisper White
Designer Series Paper (DSP): 'Tis the Season
Ink Pad: Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad
Stampin' Blends: Mint Macaron, Real Red, Shaded Spruce
Embellishments: Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels
Adhesives: Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Stampin’ Dimensionals
Basic Supply Kit: paper trimmer, paper snips/scissors, bone folder
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Card Base: Shaded Spruce measuring 4 1/4" x 11" scored at 5 1/2" (vertical orientation)
Layer 1: Real Red 5 1/4" x 4"
DSP: 5" x 3 1/2"
Inside Layer: Whisper White measuring 5 1/4" x 4"
Inside DSP Layer: 1/2" x 4"
Whisper White piece for stamping
Instructions for Assembly
Prepare Your Cardstock: cut/trim/score all cardstock and DSP as described above
Stamp two (2) ornaments/baubles, two (2) large leaf clusters, and two (2) leaf sprigs
Color each of your stamped images
Stamp the Merry Christmas sentiment
Fussy cut all stamped elements
Adhere the Real Red mat layer to the card base
Adhere the DSP layer to mat layer
Adhere the leaves, sprigs, and ornaments to the DSP
Adhere the sentiment with Mini Stampin' Dimensionals
Adorn with three (3) gold rhinestones
Adhere the insde Whisper White layer to the inside of the card
Adhere the inside DSP layer to the bottom of the Whisper White layer
The Paper Players -- Colour Chalenge PP516
This card was entered into The Paper Players Colour Challenge (PP516). Visit The Paper Players and craft along with everyone!
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