Sunday, October 15, 2017

Trees at Christmas

Hello everyone.

It has been a busy week for me, hence I did not get any cards made until today. And I probably would not have done this card had I not needed a sample card for one of the design teams that I am on.

It is a wickedly cold day in my neck of the woods, so this card is appropriate. I started with the stencilling of the trees using distress inks, then went over those trees with a light layer of embossing paste so the colour would show through. I die cut the trees and sponged on the same colour with a heavy hand, then die cut the sentiment and coloured it using glitter markers in the same colour. To put together my card, I die cut the snowbank which I attached with foam strips. I styled the trees and attached both using pop dots. To finish I added a few clear sequins in varying sizes. 

Thank you for visiting my blog and I hope you enjoy this card.
Products: Frantic Stamper Oregon Fir Tree, Frantic Stamper Small Pine Tree, Tim Holtz Layering Pine Stencil, CottageCutz Expressions Die Joy, Simon Says Stamp Stitched Slopes and Hills, Neenah Cardstock, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Evergreen Bough,  Martha Stewart Glitter Marker, Sequins, Foam Tape, Foam Dots, Glossy Accents.


2 comments :

Susan Eliot said...

This is a wonderful card! I love the tree stencil with the subtle color. Thanks so much for sharing!

Papercraft Boutique said...

Such a beautfiful CAS card, Kia! Love the combination of the embossing pasted trees and the die-cuts! Hideko

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