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Festive Holiday Border

Other Products: Black, Leaf Green, Library Green, Plum, Magenta Hue and Carnation Red Archival Inks, Foam tapes, Smooth White Cardstock, Sore board and Die cutting machine, deep red twine from Papericious. 

Watch this tutorial for tips on using the Festive Holly collection

For tips on how to cut intricate dies check out this tutorial.

Instructions: The ready side fold card measures 6 1/2" by 8". Create a first layer with red designer paper from the designer paper collection and next top layer using white card stock. Both the layers are 1/8" smaller to each other. Add another green layer as well. Choose a light blue paper from the paper collection and cut 4 1/2" by 7 1/4". Adjust the die from Fleur Basic Borders and die cut the edge on longer side. Diecut border on white cardstock and adhere from the back and place the layer on dark green paper. 

Fussy cut 2 tags from the same collection and layer them as shown. Diecut a Medallion on white cardstock and die cut on left side. An image from Festive Holiday Cling Stamp Set is stamped with black archival and colored using Zig Clean Clear Markers. Die cut the image using its coordinating die. Also stamp the images from Festive Holly & Cardinals Cling Stamp Set are stamped with black archival, painted using Zig and cut using its coordinating die. Stamp trees from Snow Kissed Spruce stamp set on white cardstock using Library Green ink, add color using Leaf Green ink and diecut with coordinating die.

For flowers, stamp a few Poinsettias from Celebrate the Season Stamp Set and Ornate Sleigh Cling Stamp Set on white paper using Library Green ink, Magenta Hue ink and Carnation ink and diecut using their coordinating dies. Color them with same inks. Shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Add seed beads in the center and sprinkle some Crystal Clear and Frosting Powder using an adhesive that dries clear. Once all the elements are ready arrange the card as shown. Cut a tag from the designer paper, edge with library green ink and add it on the left side behind the flowers to complete the card.

Created By: Rajni Chawla

Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Celebrate the Season Die


Fleur Border Basics Die


Festive Holiday Die