Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Christmas Card Club 1: Oh What Fun Card

This is the last of the five cards we made at my Christmas Card Club Session 1, held in my Colorado Springs home. Check out my Event Calendar for more classes you can enjoy if you live in or around this area. My Christmas Card Club Session 2 will be held soon, you can click on either day/time for more details, and to RSVP: Friday, October 18th from 7-10pm, or Saturday, October 19th from 9am-12 Noon. (cards are the same on Friday and Saturday, I just offer two times for your scheduling convenience)

This is another card design which was inspired by one I saw in a demonstrator-only gallery called Stampin' Connection. This private gallery is just one of many perks you can enjoy when you Become a Demonstrator! Right now you can JOIN Stampin' Up! for ONLY $25 October 7th through 21st, 2013 ONLY!!! Check out THIS BLOG POST for complete details on this offer, or SIGN UP NOW.


Instructions:
1) Cut a sheet of Coastal Cabana card stock to 4-1/4" x 11", then score to create a card base that folds to 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" with the fold on top.
2) Cut out or punch three 1" squares of Winter Frost Specialty Designer Series Paper. You may choose the designs shown above, or choose different patterns.
3) Using the Postage Stamp Punch, punch three shapes from Silver Foil Sheets.
4) Adhere each 1" square of patterned paper to a metallic postage stamp shape, with a flat glue such as SNAIL, and set aside.
5) Stamp the images from the Snowflake Soiree stamp set as shown, in Coastal Cabana ink, onto the front of the Coastal Cabana card base.
6) Lay the postage stamp pieces onto the card in the orientation desired, then lift and adhere each one carefully in place.
7) Stamp 'Oh what Fun' image from Christmas Messages stamp set, in Midnight Muse ink as shown.
8) Place a self-adhesive Rhinestone in center of top left snowflake as shown.
9) Address your Medium Whisper White Envelope, put your card inside, affix appropriate postage--and SEND!

Stampin' Supplies: Christmas Messages stamp set (wood-mount 131790, clear-mount 131793), Snowflake Soiree stamp set (wood-mount 127922, clear-mount 127925), 1" Square Punch (124094) optional, Postage Stamp Punch (122344), Silver Foil Sheets (132178), Coastal Cabana card stock (131297), Coastal Cabana ink pad (131175), Midnight Muse ink pad (126860), Winter Frost Designer Specialty Series Paper (132341), Rhinestone Jewels (119246), SNAIL adhesive (104332), Whisper White Medium Envelopes (107301), Stampin' Trimmer (126889).

You can find all the above supplies in my Online Store HERE. Simply use the links near the top left to Sign In or Create An Account, then enter the item numbers in the Search field at the top of the left category sidebar. Please feel free to email me if you have any problems :-)

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~Kimberley Morris Colorado Springs, CO
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