Other Products: White Cardstock, dimensional adhesive, scissors, paper trimmer, diecutting machine
Watch this tutorial for tips for using the Festive Holly Collection.
Instructions: Cut white cardstock to 11 x 4 1/4", score and fold at 5 1/2" to create card base. Cut a vibrant red patterned paper from the Festive Holly collection to 4 1/4 x 5 1/2". Sponge edges of red panel with Lady Bug ink and layer directly onto card. Cut the woodland cardinal scene from 6 x 6" paper panel to 4 1/8 x 5 3/8". Sponge edges of cardinal panel with Cantaloupe ink and layer onto card. Cut A2 card front from the paper collection and diecut the center rectangle using the Cut Mat Create 1A Die. Sponge the outer and inner edges of the border with Cantaloupe ink and use dimensional adhesive to layer the border onto card. Using from the Festive Holiday die, diecut the ornate one from white cardstock. Use the Tool N' One to easily remove paper pieces from the diecut. Attach ornate piece onto top left corner.
Stamp the holly spray from HCPC-3791 Festive Holly & Cardinals and cardinals from HCPC-3793 Holly Berry Jingle stamp set in Tuxedo Black ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Use the Stack and Store daubers to color the images as follows. Use Cantaloupe and Lady Bug on cardinals. Use the Lady Bug on the holly berries as well. Use New Sprout and Bamboo Leaves on the holly leaves. For the fine details, use a Dove Blender pen. Shape the cardinals, holly berries and leaves and attach onto card as pictured. Cut a sentiment from the paper collection and sponge edges with Lady Bug ink. Attach onto bottom right of card.
Use Dries White glue along with Crystal glitter to create snowy effect next to cardinals and holly berries as well as randomly over card to give the appearance of falling snow.
Created By: Ellen Miller