Other Products: Paper: Red Cardstock, Ribbon, Glass Beads, White Pigment Ink, Superfine white embossing powder, Kraft mailing envelope, small magnets.
Instructions: You will find a step by step photo tutorial for preparing, stamping and covering the chalkboard frame here. Wrap the base of the chalkboard with Champagne Crushed Silky Ribbon. Create the bow and add to the frame. Die Cut 4 sets of poinsettia flowers from red cardstock. Shape, stack and tap with white pigment ink. Tap with Carmine Red Stamp Paint. Use hot glue to add the glass beads to the center of each flower. Die cut and color the holly berry vines. Tap with both red and green Stamp Paint. Use a hot glue gun to secure to the frame. Add 3 of the prepared flowers. Cut out the greeting from the paper collection cutting fishtail banners on both ends. Ink the edges with Vintage Photo Distress Ink. Secure to the frame with foam adhesive.
For the back of the frame: Cover the top 2" of the front of a 5" x 7" kraft mailing envelope with paper from the collection. Add the sentiment banner. Add the small magnets to the inside flap and the base of the kraft envelope. Cover the back of the envelope, the top flap and the inside flap with paper from the collection. Cut out one of the Christmas card fronts and trim to fit the surface of the envelope. Stamp the sentiment and heat emboss with clear embossing powder. Glue onto the envelope. Add the 4th poinsettia to the envelope and then glue to the back of the chalkboard. The envelope can be used to store Christmas photos.