Saturday, January 1, 2011

Last but not least Christmas 2010

I started by embossing the light blue cardstock with the snowflake die plate and using the white dye ink direct to paper to highlight the impressions.  The dark blue oval was cut using the oval scallop dies (cutting the larger oval first then cutting the smaller oval out of that piece to make the frame).  I embossed the house scene on vellum and added the small snowflakes to the shaker before layering the vellum to the shaker.  The dark blue frame was attached to the shaker and then layered to the blue embossed piece.  I rounded the corners of both the larger blue layer and the corners of the card with a corner rounder. 

Items used: Sweet Stamps white dye ink and 36# vellum
Cherry Lynn Designs Ex Lg Scalloped Ovals and Snowflake embossing plate
Impression Obsession's Large Oval Shaker
Sizzix embossing folder (Christmas set)
small snowflakes
corner rounder

Emboss the Stardreams paper using the Snowmen embossing folder.  Apply flock using a Quickie glue pen.  Layer to black cardstock and attach to card.

Items used:
Crafts-Too Snowmen embossing folder #3009
Stardreams Iced Silver text weight paper
Black cardstock
Quickie glue pen
Various colors of flock

Emboss front of large white square card with embossing plate.   Emboss dark green Stardream text weight paper using the Christmas tree embossing folder and cut out.  Emboss star only on Iced Silver Stardream text weight, cut out and attach to tree.   Emboss Snowman on Iced Silver text weight paper and color with Shades dye inks using dove blender pen.  Assemble pieces to card (use pop dot behind snowman).  Add Liquid Pearls to tree and glitter to snowflake background.

Items used: Shades Dye inks (Kilkenny Green, Brownie and Valentine)
Cherry Lynn Designs Snowflake embossing plate
Crafts-Too Christmas Tree embossing folder #3001
Sizzix Snowman (Christmas set)
Stardreams text weight paper Iced Silver and dark green
Liquid Pearls (Ruby Red, White Opal)
Stickles glitter glue-Frosted Lace
pop dots

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