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Christmas Blessings Envelope

Other Products: Canson water color Paper; Coffee Archival Ink, Foam Adhesive, white cardstock, Distress Inks: Peeled Paint, Aged Mahogany, Vintage photo, Hobby Lobby envelope, thin burlap trim, jute chord in black, corrugated cardboard, Gesso, gold glimmer mist, patina glimmer mist, chipboard to use as base for envelope, Versa mark, white embossing powder, trinket pins

Watch this tutorial for tips on using the Festive Holly collection here.

Watch this tutorial for tips on using the Winters Eve Window Frame here.

Instructions: To see a close up view of this envelope check out this link. Card base is 6 x 9". Cover back of envelope with white chipboard to give the envelope stability. Cut a piece of cardboard form a discarded box to 6 x 9", peel off first layer of thin paper, Gesso cardboard. Wait for it to dry, then dab with gold glimmer mist and patina glimmer mist. Set aside to dry. Use papers from collection for mat. Cut out two of the card panels as shown ( 5.75 x 7"). Distress edges of papers and adhere on top of cardboard. 

Stamp 10 sets of the mini poinsettia from celebrate the season from white cardstock. Stamp the flowers in Aged Mahogany and color with same in using daubers. Stamp Leaves in Vintage photo ink and color with Peeled Paint ink using daubers.

Stamp wreath in black ink on white cardstock and die cut with coordinating die. Color using Peeled Paint ink and shape using the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Cut wreath in half and drape across the window as shown. Attach prills to centers and attach flower to leaves using dries clear glue. Detail with crystal clear powder and Frosting powder. Stamp Festive Holly corner and Holly Bough in Vintage Photo ink on white cardstock. Die cut with coordinating dies. Color using Peeled Paint ink and shape using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit.

Stamp the window and frame with Versamark and heat emboss with white embossing powder. Attach the frame to a piece of clear cardstock using dries clear glue, attach to card using foam as i have done. 

Wrap burlap trim around envelope and tie in a bow, attach black jute chord and trinket pins. Assemble envelope as shown. Add Dries Clear glue on where desired and sprinkle with Rajni's Crystal Clear powder. I used Rajni's Frosting Powder on the flowers for a frosted look. Heat Set.

Created By: Karan Gerber

Clear Cardstock 8.5 x 11


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