Merry Christmas! Enjoy spending time celebrating with your family and friends! I am taking this week off to play with my family. SUPPLIES: Stamps: Star of Light Photopolymer #142110 Ink: Whisper White craft ink #145406 Cardstock: Cherry Cobbler
Night of Navy
Very Vanilla Big Shot: Bethlehem Edgelits #144676
Layering Circles Framelits #141705 Embellishments: Mini Gift Bows #144127 Adhesives: Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals #144108
Foam Adhesive Strips #141825
INSTRUCTIONS: 1.Cut & Prepare:
~Cherry Cobbler card base 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Cherry Cobbler card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Use a Layering Circle Framelit to cut a circle from the center. Cut Foam Adhesive Strips and put them on the back around the circle cut out AND along the back outside edges.
~Night of Navy background. Cut 3-7/8″ x 3-7/8″. Stamp the swirly starlight stamp in Whisper White craft ink to make the night sky stars to go behind the cut out city part.
~Very Vanilla cardstock: Cut one Tall City edgelit and one Short City edgelit.
~Night of Navy-cut out the Mary and Joseph silouette.
~Optional: If you do not have a Mini Gift Bow, cut out the Star from Daffodil Delight cardstock. 2. Assemble your card.
~You will be mounting the city pieces on the back of your Cherry Cobbler card front using the Foam Adhesive Strips you put around the cut out Circle and Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of the city pieces. Cut the city pieces along the outside of the Foam Adhesive Strips that are around the Circle cut out so they do not touch the outside edge Foam Adhesive Strips.
~Use the Short City piece first. Place one edge of the city along the bottom of the circle looking at it from the front. When it is in the position you like, attach to the Foam Adhesive Strips. Cut off the part that does not show. Put Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of the cut City Piece attached to the card front.
~Attach the cut off part of the Short City behind the first part of the short city. Put Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of this short city piece.
~Now for the Tall City Parts. Attach one part of the Tall city. Cut off the excess. Put Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. Now attach the rest of the Tall City piece. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back.
~Attach the Night of Navy background to behind your city cut out. It will attach to both the Foam Adhesive strips around the circle and the Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals behind the city parts. Trim the edges if necessary so they do not stick out beyone the outside edges of the outside Foam Adhesive Strips.
~Lay your card front down so you see the back. Look to see how even the level is. Are there parts that stick above the outside Foam Adhesive Strips? If not, just attach with the one layer of Foam Adhesive Strips. If parts do stick up above the Foam Adhesive Strips, then add a second layer of Foam Adhesive Strips around the outside edges.
~Attach to card base centering the card front.
~Now Glue on Mary and Joseph.
~Attach the Mini Gift Bow or star.
Your card is finished! Admire your artistic accomplishment and work of art!!
This Rejoicing in Christ Christmas Card uses the Night in Bethlehem bundle. It is a nice Christmas card which is easy to make if you do all the Big Shot cutting at the same time.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Night in Bethlehem Wood Mount#144809, Clear Mount #145282 Ink: Night of Navy Cardstock: Thick Whisper White
Be Merry 12×12 Designer Series Paper (DSP) #144111 Big Shot: Bethlehem Edgelits #144676
Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372 Embellishments: Clear Faceted Gems #144142 Adhesives: Tombow Glue
Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals #144108
~Thick Whisper White card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE and fold at 4-1/4″.
~DSP card layer: 4″ x 5-1/4″ Stamp & Cut With Big Shot:
~Stamp in Night of Navy ink on Whisper White card stock: Mary & Joseph, Shepherd, Rejoicing in Christ. Cut out Mary & Joseph, and the Shepherd with coordinating Framelits. Cut out Rejoicing in Christ with an Oval Stitched Shapes Framelit. Cut with Big Shot:
~Daffodil Delight Star
~Smoky Slate tall town Thinlit
~Whisper White short town Thinlit. 2. Attach DSP card layer to Thick Whisper White card base. 3. Lay out all your pieces on the card front in the position desired.
~Rejoicing in Christ with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals
~Star with Tombow. Add the Self-Adhesive Clear Faceted Gem.
~Smoky Slate Tall Town with Tombow.
~Whisper White Short Town with Tombow. I lined up the bottom with the bottom of the Smoky Slate.
~Mary & Joseph with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals
~Shepherd with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Your card is finished!
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your
~Pool Party card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Bermuda Bay card layer at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Attach to card base.
~By the Shore patterned paper at 3-3/4″ x 5″. Wait until everything is on it before attaching to card base. 2. Lay your ribbons across the By the Shore patterned paper to determine where you want it. Cut the ribbon so it hangs over each side about 1-2″ – 3/4″. Run adhesive across the front of the By the Shore patterned paper where you want your ribbon to go. Make a strip of adhesive on the back side of the paper and wrap your ribbon ends around and attach to the back of the paper. 3. Stamp Happy Birthday on Very Vanilla card stock in Bermuda Bay ink. Cut it out with your Big Shot and the Oval Stitched Shapes Framelit leaving room at the bottom to add the die cut swirl. 4. Cut a Bermuda Bay card stock Scallop Oval just larger than your Happy Birthday die cut.
~Also cut a Swirl from Bermuda Bay card stock.
~Attach the Swirl under the Happy Birthday with Glue.
~Attach the two Ovals together with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
~Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of the Bermuda Bay Oval and attach it to your card.
Do you need a quick and easy candy holder for Halloween? This one uses the File Tab Edgelits to make the candy holder. Try making one for a special Trick or Treater! SUPPLIES: Stamps: A Little Something Ink: Tangelo Twist Paper: Happy Haunting Designer Series Paper
Whisper White card stock
Basic Black card stock Big Shot:File Tabs Edgelits #133729 Punches: 1-3/4″ Scallop Circle
2-3/8″ Scallop Circle Other:Happy Haunting Washi Tape #139608
Metallic Gold Baker’s Twine
3 Hershey Miniature Candy Bars
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your paper at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Score at 2-1/2″ and 2-3/4″ along the 5-1/2″ side. 2. Cut the 4″ sides with your File Tab Edgelits & Big Shot. I put a Tab on each side. 3. Stamp Trick or Treat in Tangelo Twist ink on Whisper White card stock. Punch out with the 1-3/4″ Scallop Circle Punch. Punch a 203/8″ Basic Black Scallop Circle. Layer together with Dimensionals. Tie a bow with Baker’s Twine and attach it with a Glue Dot. 4. Attach three Hershey’s Miniature Candy Bars to the inside above the score line with Glue Dots. 5. Use Washi Tape to hold the sides closed. 6. Attach the Scallop Circles to one side with Dimensionals. 7. Give to a special Trick or Treater. You can also make more for your Halloween party.