Brilliant Snowy Cardinals
Other Products: Gesso, watercolour paints, ribbon
For more tips on creating with the Snowy Pines Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/nVtKVcgg530.
For more tips on creating with the Candlelit Christmas collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/PJeFD_d3AiM.
Instructions: Card size is 7” x 5” on white cardstock. From the HCD2-730 Royal Elegance Frames Die set, cut a 4.75 "x 6.75" rectangle from the paper collection and stick it to the base. Then cut a large frame from white paper from the HCD2-7189 Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die Die set. Cover it with glitter and glue. Then, from the HCD1-776 Eyelet Oval Die set, cut an oval frame from the paper collection. Glue to the base. From white paper, cut out the largest frame from the HCD1-7305 Ornate Ovals Die set. Cover it with glue and glitter then glue to the base.
Stamp images from the HCPC-3918 Snowy Pine Cardinals and HCPC-7917 Festive Pine Cones, colour with watercolour paints and die cut using the coordinating die.
To create flowers, stamp the poinsettias from Christmas Poinsettia & Holly stamp set on the paper Collection a few times using Ranger Archival Ink Pad – Carnation Red, then die cut using the coordinating dies and shape using the Christmas Poinsettia 3D Shaping Mold. Layer the petals together using the hot glue gun making sure to offset them. Add glue to the centers and add Ribbit Prills. To create leaves, stamp the holly from Christmas Poinsettia & Holly stamp set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green and cut with the coordinating die. Shape leaves using 3D Christmas Poinsettia Mold. I cover the flowers and leaves with glue and cover them with Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear.
Cut a card from the paper collection and stamp "Merry Christmas" on it from the HCPC-3884 Candy Cane Cottage Cling Stamp Set. Arrange everything as in the picture and add a ribbon. Cover everything gently with white gesso and Rajni Chawla's Crystal Clear.