Other Products: Distress ink (Weathered Wood), Image Colored With: Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers, Tombow Markers (N15, 879, 249) Paper: Bazzill Cardstock (White), Cardstock 65lb. Smooth (White), 140lb. Cold Press Canson watercolor paper, chipboard Accessories: Manila tag, adhesive gold pearls, gold mini jingle bells, red seam binding, gold cord, MISTI, Bow-it-All V3.0
For tips on how to create a layered card and shadow boxes check out this video here
Instructions: Finished size of tag is 5 1/2” x 9 1/4”. Take manila tag and trace shape on patterned paper and chipboard. Cut and ink edges with Weathered Wood Distress ink, glue patterned paper tag to manila tag, glue this tag to the chipboard by only applying glue to the top, left and bottom sides, leave right side open to create pocket for sentiment insert.
Take small shadow box and decorate with coordinating patterned paper on front, and sides. Cut a panel from one of the scenes on the patterned paper to fit inside the box, glue in place. Add little dots of glue and sprinkle frosting powder, use the heat tool to make the frosting powder more white.
Cut a piece of clear cardstock, score sides and fold over (about 1/8” on each side), apply little dots of glue and cover with frosting powder, heat for whiter finish. Glue panel inside of shadow box as pictured. Using scissors cut the little image with pine trees and deer, glue on top of clear cardstock with foam dots. Glue shadow box to front of tag.
Stamp 3 lanterns, and several holly branches with cardinals on watercolor paper with black ink, cut with coordinating dies, color with Real Brush markers and water brush. For the lantern, base image is complete, second image - cut out the candle panel and right hand side small panel, third image - keep only the top portion of the lantern, glue together with foam dots for dimension.
Stamp several poinsettia flowers on white cardstock with black ink, cut with coordinating dies, color with lipstick red ink and shape with flower shaping tool set. Glue pieces as pictured. Cut sentiment and mat with white cardstock, glue to tag with foam dots. Die cut 2 decorative shapes from white cardstock, glue one to top of tag.
Cut one sentiment panel from patterned paper, ink edges with weathered wood, glue second decorative diecut to back of panel, mat with white cardstock and insert in pocket. Make bow, add jingle bells and gold cord, glue to tag. Add frosting powder and heat emboss to show more of the white.