Hey Crafty Folks!!!
It's Wednesday so it must be time to share inspirational project with Heartfelt Creations. Today I would like to share a Christmas card. An early Christmas card just for you.
"Christmas in July? Why not ?"
Yes, we at Heartfelt Creations celebrating Christmas in July. All designers are pouring their amazing creations for you. Click here to check Heartfelt Creations's blog Here is my card for this week using Candlelit Christmas Collection. I created a shutter card with beautiful Poinsettia flowers.
HCPP1 475 Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack 50 HCGP1-488 Luxe Gold Card stock 159723 Designer Dries Clear Adhesive 359760 Embossing Powder-Gold NU802 Indian Gold Nuvo Mousse RACP436 Ranger Archival Ink Leaf Green
Smooth white cardstock, flat back pearl, Satin ribbon, versamark, Orange blossom archival ink, dimensional tape
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Ready Shutter card measures 6"*6".
Take a piece of white cardstock measures 12"*6". Score on 3"& 9" from longer side. For card mats choose a paper from designer paper collection and cut two pieces measures 5 7/8"* 5 7/8" and four pieces measures 5 7/8"* 2 7/8". Distress the edges of all mats and adhere on card base.Cut a sentiment card from designer paper collection and mat it inside the card base. Further, take a piece of white cardstock measures 7"*4.5". Score on half inch and 6.5" from longer side. Cut a mat from designer paper measures 5 7/8"*4 4/8*. Distress the edges and mat it on white cardstock. Cut a oval window using oval die from Royale Elegance Frames Die. Cut a frame from Luxe Gold cardstock using Royale Elegance Frames die. Glue it on the window. Apply glue on scored tabs and glue it inside the card as shown in the picture.
For shutter, cut two pieces of designer paper measures 3"*5 6/8".Score on half inch from longer side on both pieces. Cut a decorative window using decorative die on both pieces of designer paper and two rectangle pieces of Luxe gold cardstock using base die from Eyelet Royale die. Glue gold cardstock diecut from the back side of designer paper. Arrange shutters, apply glue on scored tabs and glue them with side panels.
Stamp Candlelit poinsettia image on water color paper using versa mark and heat emboss using gold embossing powder. Cut image using coordinating die and paint using zig markers. Arrange it on card as shown in the picture. Cut 2 strips of gold cardstock measures 1.25" × 5.25" and 2 strips of designer paper measures 0.5" × 5.25". Glue strips on both inside side panels as shown in the picture.
Cut 2 pieces of designer paper using Eyelet Royale die and glue it on gold cardstock of same size. Arrange them on front card panels using dimensional tape. Cut 2 oval pieces of gold cardstock and 1 piece of designer paper using Eyelet Oval Basics & Large die. Glue both gold oval diecuts from opposite side and add a satin ribbon between it. Glue it on card as shown. Also glue designer paper oval diecut on it. Glue another piece of satin ribbon from back side to make closure. Glue flat back pearl as shown in the picture.
Stamp Holly Poinsettia flowers on Deluxe flower Shaping Paper using vermillion ink and leaves using library green ink. Cut images with coordinating dies. Paint flowers using orange blossom ink and vermillion ink and leaves using leaf green and library green ink. Shape flowers and leaves using shaping mold. Layer flowers and glue them. For center of the flowers I use gold mini micro pearls. Arrange flowers and leaves and glue using hot glue. Apply Indian Gold Mousse on flowers and leaves.
Stamp sentiment on designer paper strip using versamark and heat emboss using gold embossing powder. Also take a strip of Luxe gold cardstock. Cut both strips into two. Cut flag shape on both ends and glue it on card as shown in the picture.
Thank you so much for stopping by today !! I'll be back soon with more inspiration!!