Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Season's Greetings Card

designed by Sheri Willshire


McGill Paper Punches: 
     -95903 2.5" Square Stacking Punch 

Additional Supplies:
     -Brown Cardstock
     -My Mind's Eye - Lost and Found Collection - Blush
     -Stampin' Up Chocolate Chip Ink
     -Papertrey Ink Edgers 3 Die
     -Papertrey Ink
     -Recollection Gems 

Creating the Poinsettia:
             click for full printable pdf

Project Instructions:
  • Create Poinsettia as instructed above.  Add glitter to edges and set aside for glitter to set.
  • Cut brown cardstock to 4 1/4 x 11. Score at 5 1/2. Fold in half to create your card base
  • Cut patterned paper to 4 1/2 by 3 3/4.
  • Cut another piece of patterned paper to 2 1/2 by 3 3/4. Adhere to the bottom of the first piece of patterned paper. Die cut one end with the edgers die.
  • Stamp sentiment on the bottom of the patterned paper.
  • Cut a strip of patterned paper to 2 x 5. Using the Square punch at an angle, punch the ends of the strip and adhere to the card.
  • Embellish with the glittered McGill Poinsettia.
Here are a couple close up photos...



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3 comments:

Vivi Casale said...

stunning Sheri!! I absolutely love it!!!!!
xoxo

Kray said...

Very pretty!

Debc06 said...

Wow Love this card. the poinsettia looks so real. TFS
Debbie
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