Christmas Card

Sharing 2 cards today that I made for a Christmas card swap.

Christmas Cards by Beth PingryI made the cards with Spellbinders™ die templates, the cone is Nested Lacey Pennants, the flower is Layered Poinsettia, and the tags are from Fancy Tags One and Grommet Tags.  I used a variety of papers, it was a great opportunity to dig deep into my stash and find some patterned I wouldn’t have otherwise used. I should do this more often it’s like shopping without spending money!

I sprayed the reds with Candy Apple Red Glimmer Mist to unify the tones and give the flowers a bit of sparkle.  The stamp Joyeux Noel is from JustRite Stampers. The Nested Lacey Pennants have the lacey part folded in, and I curled the entire piece in my hands to make them seem more rounded. I applied SCRAPBOOK ADHESIVES BY 3L™ Crafty Foam Tape to the center of the cone, and E-Z Squares® to the lacey edges. 3D Foam Squares hold the tags in place.

I’m off to do more Christmas shopping! I have both trees up, but only the vintage tree has been decorated. It’s hard to pin down a time when everyone is home and awake at the same time to decorate and take pictures!

Wishing you a wonderful holiday season!

8 responses to “Christmas Card

  1. Beautiful cards Beth!! The poinsettias are Gorgeous with the rich deep reds!!

  2. I love those flowers, I am going to have to add them to my always growing wish list. Every time you guys release new dies DH starts to get nervous 😉

  3. I love those flowers, I need to add them to my always growing stop wish list. Every time you guys release new dies DH starts to get nervous 😉

  4. I love my card Beth! That Layered P. die is on my wish list.

  5. Awesome Beth! Love the poinsettia 🙂 Can’t wait to put mine to good use 🙂

  6. BEAU~TI~FUL!!! Love the sparkle and shine to these!! A clever way to use the Lacey Pennant too!!

  7. Oh I’m loving these! Really gorgeous!

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