Gold mirri paper, Encore gold ink, Tombow markers, hot glue, hot glue gun, dimensional adhesive, water mister, scissors, paper trimmer, die cutting machine
To see how to shape the Christmas poinsettia, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/PJeFD_d3AiM.
For more tips on creating with the Candlelit Christmas Collection, watch this tutorial https://youtu.be/MrVG8ktn2V4.
Cut a piece of white cardstock to 5 1/4 x 5 1/2" size, score and fold at 1". Cut a piece of clear cardstock to 4 1/4 x 5 1/2" size and attach underneath front flap. Cut a 5 3/8 x 4 1/8" size panel from the paper collection. Cut a 5 1/2 x 1" green strip from the paper collection too. Sponge the edges with Leaf green ink and attach onto the inside of card. Diecut the HCD1-7252 Starry Night Decorative Die from gold mirri cardstock, leaving a 3/4" edge on the bottom. Attach onto front flap of card. Cut a 3/4" wide green and a 9/16" wide red decorative strip from the paper collection, trim to 5 1/2" length and attach onto front flap of card.
Stamp the medium 1x and small 2x poinsettias from the HCPC-3881 Christmas Poinsettia & Holly Cling Stamp Set in Lipstick Red ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp the small and large holly 1x leaf from the same set in Leaf Green ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating dies. Stamp large poinsettia candle from HCPC-3882 Candlelit Poinsettia Cling Stamp Set Encore Gold Metallic ink onto white cardstock and sprinkle with gold embossing powder. Use the heat tool to emboss poinsettia candle. Diecut poinsettia candle with coordinating die.
Use the Stack and Store daubers to color the images. Use the Lipstick Red on the poinsettia centers and Butter ink on the edges. Use the Leaf Green ink on the holly leaves. Place the holly and poinsettias into the 3D Christmas Poinsettia Shaping Mold, lightly mist with water and send through diecutting machine. Layer the poinsettia, and pierce hole through centers, then thread bright red and gold stamens through, using hot glue to attach. Trim off excess thread from the back. Dab Dries Clear glue onto tips of poinsettia and sprinkle with Crystal Clear for extra sparkle. Use the tombow markers along with blender to color the poinsettia candle. For the poinsettia, ornaments, candle and ribbon, use the 885 and 835 colors. For the candle flame, use the 991 color. Use a dauber with Leaf Green on the leaves. Also use the Tombow 098 color on the leaves. Apply some Crystal Lacquer onto candle and ornaments. Once dry, attach onto card with dimensional adhesive. Attach holly leaves and poinsettia onto card as shown.