Diamond stickles, Sheena Douglas white stamping card, Hot glue Gun, Fussy cutting Scissors, Double sided Tape, Double Sided Foam Tape, Misti Stamping tool, Inks: Spectrum Noir Harmony inks- Grasshopper, Lemon Tonic. Ranger Archival ink Cornflower Blue. Round foam-inking tool. Paper-distressing tool. Stickles: Golden rood, Platinum, Diamond
For more tips on creating with the Candlelit Christmas collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/PJeFD_d3AiM.
This completed card measures 6" x 6" (15cm x 15cm).Taking the white card stock make a tent fold card measuring 6" x 6" / 15cm x 15cm. Using the Grasshopper ink and inking foam tool and ink the edges of the card base.
Find the printed-paper used from the Candlelit Christmas paper collection. Cut the blue paper to 6.10" x 6.10" (15.5cm x 15.5cm) and a second blue paper to 5.70" x 5.70" (14.5cm x 14.5cm) Distress this paper with the distressing tool. Adhere these papers to the card base. Taking the banner from the Arrows and banner dies set. Stamp the sentiment on the banner using the Library Green ink then bring color to the banner using the Grasshopper ink.
Taking the 'Glow of Christmas' stamp and die set to make the hanging lamps. Prepare 2 lamps. Color these using the zig markers of your choice. To make the Poinsettia flowers and Holly leaves, stamp the Christmas Poinsettia's and Holly leaves in the Library Green ink onto the white stamping card. Bring the color onto the images using the daubers and Archival inks Leaf Green and Cornflower Blue. When the coloring is finished, die cut all then bring shape to the flowers and leaves by using the 3D flower mold. Use the flower shaping tools to bring further shape if needed. Stack three layers together and adhere by using the hot glue gun. Apply clear drying glue to the petal points with a brush then dip into the glitter. Put aside to dry on the funnel tray. When dry, tap the flower on the side of the tray to eliminate any excess glitter. Apply clear drying glue to the poinsettia flower centers, then pour the prills onto the flower. Taking a shaping tool press lightly on the prills, this will push the prills into the glue. Put aside to dry on the tray, when dry they are ready to use on your card.
Stamp the candlelit image from the 'Candlelit Poinsettia' set. Trim away what is not needed and use as a background for the flower cluster. Adhere to the top right corner. Add the flowers adhering with the hot glue gun and the 3D foam glue dots. Add the two hanging lamps to the card front. Adhere the flowers to the lamps as shown. Adhere the sentiment and flowers to the left lower corner. Finishing the card, apply the stickles to bring attention and color to the elements