Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Holiday Catty

I designed these two cards for a Holiday Catalogue swap with my Stampin' Up! sisters.

Joyful Christmas Card
-stamp the Poinsettia from the Joyful Christmas set (131802) with Gold Metallic Encore pad (132141) on Cherry Cobbler card stock and cut out
-squeeze dots of Multipurpose Liquid glue (110755) in the centre of the Poinsettia
-cover the glue with Gold glitter (132205) and shake off the excess
-let dry and use a soft paint brush to wipe off loose glitter
-use the Big Shot with the Pretty Print embossing folder (132175) to emboss the Very Vanilla mat
-swipe the embossed mat with the Gold pad and sponge the edges of the large mat
-stamp the sentiment with the Gold pad
-adhere mats to Cherry Cobbler card
-emboss the flap of a Vanilla envelope

Snow Day Card
-stamp snowman from Snow Day set (131892) with Soft Sky pad (131181) on Whisper White card stock mat
-stamp arms, face and buttons with Smoky Slate pad (131179)
-stamp sentiment, toque and scarf with Island Indigo pad (126986)
-adhere strips of Island Indigo card stock under sides of mat and adhere Silver ribbon (132137) ends under strip then tie on a short length of ribbon
-stamp snowflakes with Silver Metallic Encore pad (132142) on Soft Sky card
-stamp snowflakes with Soft Sky ink on a the flap of a Whisper White envelope

If you're not going to mail this card, adhere a Frosted Finishes Embellishment (132150) to the ribbon with a glue dot (103683).