Gilded Cage Cardinals
Other Products: White Cardstock, 3D Dimensional Tape, Hot Melted Glue, Watercolor paper
For more tips on creating with the Snowy Pines Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/nVtKVcgg530.
Instructions: Ready side fold card measures 6” x 8”. Cut a mat from designer paper measuring 5.75” x 7.75” adhere it on ready card base. Further, cut another mat from designer paper measuring 5" x 7”, mat it on white cardstock which is 1/8 of an inch bigger from all four sides. Adhere it on card using dimensional tape. Cut a frame from white cardstock using intricate swirl frames die, glue it on card using dimensional tape. Cut a cage from luxe gold cardstock and glue it on card as shown in the picture.
Stamp images from Snowy Pine Cardinals and Festive Pine Cones Stamp on watercolor paper using black archival. Paint images using zig markers and cut with coordinating dies.
Stamp poinsettia flower using carnation red and leaves using library green on deluxe flower shaping paper and cut with coordinating dies. Paint flowers and leaves with same ink and shape using shaping mold. Arrange flowers and add lemon chiffon prills in the center.
Arrange all the elements on card and glue using hot melted glue. Apply glitter on flowers and leaves using clear dry adhesive. Apply crystal lacquer on birds.