A free stamping resource!

Holiday Blizzard Project – Shelly’s Christmas Card Challenge

Christmas Card Challenge: Card 9
By: Shelly Newkirk, Artistic Guide

Finished Card Size: A2, 4.25" x 5.5"

Supplies:
Stamps:
It's Christmastime! (Rubber Baby Buggy Bumpers)
Inks:
Black pigment ink pad (Stampendous)
Paper:
White cardstock (Georgia Pacific)
Dark green cardstock (unknown)
Red cardstock (unknown)
White text weight (copy) paper (unknown)
Debbie Mumm Holiday Mat Stack (DCWV)
Red glitter cardstock (unknown)
Green glitter cardstock (unknown)
Other:
Crafters Pick Ultimate Glue
Scallop decorative scissors (Fiskars)
Scallop border punch (Stampin' Up!)
Mini small snowflake punches (unknown)
Christmas tree punch (unknown)
Corner punch (Creative Memories)
Baby Powder

Directions:

  1. Glue Green pattern paper to card base and trim excess.
  2. Make Penguin paper strip: Glue Penguin paper to Dark Green cardstock and trim to a narrow border on either side. Punch a long strip (at least 10 inches) from the copy paper and cut in half. On the back of the Penguin strip, glue the scallops and position so both sides are of equal distance from the Dark Green border.
  3. Glue to Red cardstock and trim to desired width.
  4. Glue step 2 paper strip to lower portion of card base.
  5. To make the stamped and layered phrase:  Dust cardstock with Baby Powder, tap off excess, apply embossing powder and melt with heat gun. Cut to rectangle and punch or round corners, if desired.
  6. Attach to Dark Green cardstock and trim to narrow border.
  7. Attach the Dark Green border to White cardstock and trim with scallop decorative scissors.
  8. Attach (this means glue) to card base approximately as shown in picture.
  9. Punch out three (3) Dark Green cardstock Christmas trees and attach to card as shown in picture.
  10. Punch out mini and small Snowflakes in Red or Green glitter card stock and attach to layered phrase.

Tagged as: , , , , ,

Comments are closed.