Framed Pine Cone Christmas
Other Products: White cardstock, Art Glitter Honey Pot Ultrafine glitter, scissors, paper trimmer, die cutting machine
For more tips on creating with the Snowy Pines Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/nVtKVcgg530.
Instructions: Click here to view more photos of this project. Cut white cardstock to 11 x 4 1/4", score and fold at 5 1/2 & 2 3/4". Cut 2 pieces of green background paper from the Snowy Pines collection to 4 1/8 x 5 3/8" size. Sponge the edges of panels with Fern Green ink. Score one of the panels in the center to match card front. Attach panel to front of card and the other one on the inside. Diecut the largest oval die from Ornate Ovals set from the same green background paper. Pair the largest oval die from Ornate Ovals set with the 2nd largest oval and diecut from Luxe Gold Cardstock to create a beautiful frame. Use dimensional adhesive to layer this onto green oval. Attach onto bottom half of card front fold. Pair the 2nd smallest and smallest oval and diecut from Luxe Gold cardstock to create small frame. Attach near bottom on inside of card with double dots. Stamp the Merry Christmas sentiment in Vermillion ink onto white cardstock. Fussy cut the words and sponge the edges with Fern Green ink. Layer inside the small oval.
Stamp the large pine cone 2x from Festive Pine Cones stamp set in Sepia ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating die. Stamp the small poinsettia from Christmas Poinsettia & Holly stamp set in Carnation Red ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating die. Stamp the holly leaf in Fern Green ink onto white cardstock and diecut with coordinating die.
Use Zig Markers with blender and inky daubers to color images. Color the pine cone with Sepia, Coffee ink and brown marker. Use Fern Green ink on the pine spray. Use Vermillion ink and red marker on ribbon. Color the 2 holly leaves with Sunflower and Fern Green ink. Color the 2 poinsettia petals with Sunflower in the center and Carnation Red on the outside edges. Shape the poinsettia and leaves in the Christmas Poinsettia shaping mold. Use the shaping stylus to shape the pine cones. Cut off one of the pine cones from ribbon and layer behind the other one at an angle as shown. Layer inside oval frame of card. Attach poinsettia and leaves as pictured.
Use the Dries Clear glue along with Honey Pot glitter on the pine cone spray and rest of card as desired. Use the same glue to add Gilt Trip prills to the center of poinsettia.