Friday, November 18, 2011

Vintage Santa Card featuring the Poinsettia

by Elisa Kammerdiener

McGill Paper Punches:

Additional Supplies:
     -Authentique Patterned Paper
     -Kraft Cardstock
     -Vintage Santa Image
     -Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Walnut Stain) 
     -Queen and Company Pearls
     -Sparkly yarn
     -Papertrey Ink Edgers Die
     -Beacons Fabric Tac Adhesive

Creating the Poinsettia:
           click for full printable pdf

Project Instructions:
  • Trim Kraft Cardstock to 8.5"x5.5" fold in half to create your card base. 
  • Trim Pattern Paper to 4"x5.25" Ink edges and adhere to center of card. 
  • Trim Kraft Cardstock to 4"x3" Ink edges.
  • Print or Stamp an Image that is approx 3.5"x2.5". Adhere or Stamp to the center of Kraft Cardstock. Wrap the bottom with Sparkly yarn and adhere to center of card. 
  • Create Poinsettia with How to instructions above and adhere to card.
  • Embellish the Poinsettia with 3 pearls or gems.
Here is a close up photo...

We'll be back with more Paper Blossom Poinsettia's and other Holiday projects using the complete line of McGill Paper Punches.

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