A Snowy Pines Christmas
Other Products: White cardstock, acrylic block, die cutting machine, scissors, gold glitter, foam adhesive
For more tips on creating with the Snowy Pines Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/nVtKVcgg530.
Instructions: Cut white cardstock to 6 x 12”, score and fold at 6”. Stamp pinecone image from HCPC-3917 Festive Pine Cones stamp set randomly onto card base as desired using Coffee on the one cone and Fern Green on the pine needles, stamping off 1x for a muted effect. Use Stack and Store dauber to ink edge of card base lightly using Fern Green ink. From the paper collection, cut strips of red, yellow and plaid papers, each one slightly smaller than the first layer, adhere together and glue onto card base.
Diecut largest oval from Ornate Ovals die set onto gold luxe cardstock. Diecut second largest oval onto white cardstock. On white cardstock diecut smallest and second smallest oval from same set, creating an oval frame. Layer these three ovals together, stamp sentiment from Candlelit Poinsettia Stamp set onto second largest oval using Vermillion ink. And adhere onto card base.
Stamp 4 pinecones, and cardinal pair onto white cardstock using Jet Black ink, diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp Snow Pines Cabin onto white cardstock using Olive ink and diecut using both the outer and inner die, discard center cabin image. Use Stack and Store daubers to color images color cardinals with Sunflower and Vermillion inks, pinecones with Coffee ink. Use a blend of Leaf Green, Olive and Fern Green ink to color foliage. Shape images using deluxe flower shaping kit. Snip apart oval wreath lengthwise, also the cardinal pair. Adhere wreath, pinecones and cardinals as shown using both Dries Clear Glue and foam adhesive. Apply a fine stream of glue onto desired areas and sprinkle with gold glitter, tap off and allow to dry.