Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Holiday Card featuring the Poinsettia

designed by Sheri Willshire

Mcgill Punches:
      -64511 Star Lily Punch
      -64510 Crystal Punch
      -65800 Tool Kit
      -65900 Molding Mat

Additional Supplies:
      -Bo Bunny Father Christmas Patterned Paper Collection
      -Bazzill Card Stock
      -Stampendous Postal Pair Stamp
      -Spellbinders Die
      -Distress Inks
      -Recollections Pearls
      -Beacons 3 in 1 Adhesive
      -Beacons Fabric Tac

Creating the Poinsettia:
           click for full printable pdf

Project Instructions:
  • Cut Cardstock to 5 1/2 by 8 1/2. Score at 4 1/4 and fold in half.
  • Cut Pattern Paper to 5 1/4 by 4. Wrap seam binding around the front of the Pattern paper and adhere on the back side. Tie a bow and adhere with Beacons Fabric Tac Adhesive.
  • Stamp image on cardstock. Die cut your image for a decorative edge. 
  • Color your image with Distress Inks, markers or water colors. Adhere to card with Pop Dots Adhere Poinsettia following the instructions above.
  • Embellish your Poinsettia with glitter and pearls.

Here is a close up photo of the Poinsettia

Be sure to leave a comment to be entered into the Red Card Kit Giveaway for this week.  The more comments you leave the more your name gets entered.  You can read all about it HERE.

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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City Card Shop said...

Wow..very sweet and gorgeous design, Such an excellent greeting card for Christmas. It looking so beautiful..

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Kelly Massman said...


terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

Love that big flower!