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Winter's Beauty Shadow Box

Other Products: Archival Black, Plum, Olive Green, Fern Green, Magenta Hue, Smooth White Cardstock, Foam tape, Score Board, Zig Clean Clear Brush Markers, Distress inks Peeled Paint, Evergreen Bough

For tips on how to create a layered card and shadow boxes  check out this video here

Watch this video for tips on shaping the petunia flower

Instructions: To start with, prepare your card base. Score and fold it, then score card front every 1/8" to create the texture.

Prepae all the elements needed for the card. Leaves and berries are stamped with black Archival and colored using Zig Clean Clear Brush Markers. These are then die cut using their coordinating dies. Further, add dimensions by adding Nuvo drops and keep them undisturbed for drying. 

The Holly Lamp is die cut from pattern paper itself. Stamp few images from Snow Kissed Spruce Cling Stamp Set with Olive Green and Fern Green Archival ink and then color them using Distress Inks, Peeled Paint, Evergreen Bough. Glitter them using Frosting powder. 

For Poinsettias, the images from Celebrate the Season Cling Stamp Set are stamped using Plum Archival and then colored using Magenta Hue Archival Ink. These are then die cut using their coordinating dies and shaped using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Also, add prills to their centers. 

For bigger flowers, stamp a couple of small and large Petunias with white Colorbox ink on vellum and sprinkle white heat embossing powder. Heat set them and cut them with their coordinating die. Color the flowers with Magenta Hue from the back of the flowers. Shape the flowers using Deluxe Flower shaping kit.

Fold and assemble the shadow box. Choose the pattern paper and cover all the sides with designer paper from Winters Eve Collection. The front window is cut using Cut Mat Create 2A Die. Choose and paste a pattern paper inside the box as well. 

Choose a pattern paper for the top layer of the card and die cut the lower edge using Basic Border Die. Diecut a border from the Classic Border Basics dies on white cardstock. Assemble all the elements as shown using dries clear glue and glue dots as desired. Finish the card by adding a sentiment from the paper collection, distressed and matted on coordinating paper.

Created By: Rajni Chawla

Cut Mat Create 2A Die


Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Embossing Powder - White


Celebrate the Season Die


Go Man Go Prills


Classic Border Basics Die


Small Classic Petunia Die


Large Classic Petunia Die


Card Shadow Box Set-Kraft