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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Heartfelt Creations- Mulit Step Card...Campfire Fun

Good morning!
Yes, I do believe it is feeling a bit like fall this morning.
There is a chilly crispness in the air and the leaves are starting their journey to a full display of color for the world to enjoy.
These little guys are having a nice campfire sing along with music, marshmallows, honey and hot chocolate!  What could be better!
It might be a scouting group, who knows...I think the guitar player is the scout leader and he has a bunch of kids with him for this last hoorah of summer!

I made up this step card so that I could better show the bears in a circle around the campfire.  I really like it!  I did do a pattern for you all, you will find it near the bottom of my post (for anyone interested in making a card like this).

I love this bear jamboree and just look at those toasted marshmallows...that bear has it down to a science!

This little guy would much rather have the honey his mom put in the backpack!

 This bear has a hot cuppa chocolate!
What else for a nice campfire?  I'm sure there are melty marshmallows in the cup as well, don't you think?

Heartfelt Creations-Multi-step Campfire Fun


HCD1-7151 Beary Fun Retreat Die
HCD1-7152 Happy Time Treehouse Die
HCD1-7153 Sunflower Accents Die
HCPC-3797 Beary Fun Retreat Stamp Set
HCPC-3798 Happy Time Treehouse Stamp Set
HCPC-3799 Sunflower Accents Stamp Set
HCDP1-282 Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection
HCD1-7122 Woodsy Landscape Die
HCD1-7123 Woodsy Wonderland Die
HCPC-3767 Woodsy Wonderland Stamp Set
HCPC-3766 Woodsy Treescape Stamp Set
HCPC-3768 Woodsy Critters Stamp Set
HCD1-7124 Woodsy Critters Die
ANC829    Express O Yourself Prills
352854    Metal Tip
173842    Scor-Pal
159723    Dries Clear Adhesive
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
TSMP900   Memento Tuxedo Black
TSMP800   Memento Rich Cocoa
31510     Funnel Tray

Instructions: Other products: White card stock, Diamond Stickles, Foam Tape, Clear Embossing Powder, Oxide Distress Inks: Peeled Paint, Spiced Marmalade, Wild Honey,Distress Ink: Tea Dye, Copics: B91,B93,B95,B00,B02,Y15,Y38,Y21,YR24,YR65,YR27,T21,R14,R29,E50,E21,E93,E08,E09,E53,E33,E35,W2,W3,W5,W7,YG61,YG91,YG93,YG63,C01,C3,C5, Martha Stewart grass border punch.

Instructions:  Card size is 5 X 7 Pattern for this multi-step card is below as a diagram to make it easier to follow. Start with white card stock 7 X 10" and make the first cut 1" from the bottom and 1 1/2" in from the left side cut from 1" to 6". Nest cut is 1" from bottom at 1 1/2" from first cut and going from 1" to 7", the next and final cut is from 1" to 7" at 2 1/2" from the last cut. Score the two outside sections at 5", score between cut 1 and cut 2 at 1", 2" and 6", score between cut 2 and cut 3 at 1", 2", 3", 4" and 7". Cut dark blue designer paper for each section and then cut one of the designer papers with the sunset and cut pieces to fit each section. Punch grass from green designer paper and gold designer paper. Stamp, die cut and color 4 bears, campfire, flowers, trees, rocks and grass, birds leaves and sunflowers. Space bears out so that they look like they are in a circle round the fire (this is how I came up with this pattern). Do a temporary adhesion on the bears so that you can place thing under and around. Fill in under and around with grass, flowers, and trees.  Slightly form sunflowers and leaves.  Emboss maple leaves with clear embossing pad (like Top Boss or VersaMark) and clear embossing powder.  Add Prills to the centers of the sunflowers. Add a bit of Stickles to the coneflowers and campfire.  Cut a sentiment from the designer paper and add it to the front then add one sunflower to each side of the sentiment. Add the oak and maple leaves to the tops of both outside sections. When I glued my bears on I use  foam tape at their head and shoulders.

Thank you so much for visiting today!!
I hope you will try your own Bear Jamboree card!!

Ephesians 4:29New King James Version (NKJV)

29 Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but what is good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace to the hearers.
Proverbs 18:21
Death and life are in the power of the tongue,
And those who love it will eat its fruit.
I love the phase "Speak words of life" and try to do that when speaking with other people...the world has enough negativity, I don't want to add to it.  Let all build each other up and make our world a better place for us all to live!!
God loves it when we speak good and pure things even to ourselves.  Words spoken are powerful, don't take it lightly, God doesn't.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Heartfelt Creations-Tri-fold Shaped Card

Good morning!

I was watching the video that Liz Gaze had on Facebook (you can find HERE) for making the shaped cards with the Botanic Window Die so I got on the stick and made one for a color challenge at Splitcoaststampers. 
I did the tent style below.

But when I first watched the video I was wondering if I could do a Tri-Fold shaped card with this die, so of course, I had to try it.

For the base:
I took a piece of card stock 12 X 6" scored at 4" and second score at 7 3/8" then followed the instructions for the shaped card which was to let the die hang over the fold right outside the straight edge (see photo). 

Place the top plate just inside the second score line (opposite the fold)
Otherwise you will cut where you don't want to on your 3rd panel.  The machine will only cut where the top plate is.  When you are done cutting, you will unfold and finish the cut on the outside edge of the 1st panel, (only put your top plate over that outside edge).
unfold the first so that you don't make any cuts on your first panel that you do not want and refold on the second score to do your next cut placing the die on top of your second panel where it is already cut, matching cut lines, so that you can cut the third panel, make sure the top plate does not go over entire die or all your work so far will be blown. See photo below. (you will never have more than 2 layers of card stock at a time).
after cutting, unfold and finish outside edge the way you did for the first panel.
This is what you end up with (below).
Cut an extra full window out of another piece of your card stock for the front panel and glue over your front panel matching all cuts (the right side edge will hang free so it does not interfere with the fold).
For this card I used the inner die of the Botanic Window on white and the outline die on decorative paper (from the Classic Petunia Collection).  
I stamped, cut and colored all my flowers and then formed and set them aside to dry (I mist the back with water).  I stamped, cut and colored my hummers, cut the leaves from light green and formed.  I cut up the long petunias and leaves border from the Large Petunia set to use as a base for my floral arrangements and also added the leaves from the Cut Mat and Create sets. Then I added all my flowers and hummers (the hummers have a triple later of foam tape to pop them up).

Heartfelt Creation stamps and dies used on this card:
HCD1-7100 Botanic Window Die
HCD1-7140 Large Classic Petunia Die
HCD1-7139 Small Classic Petunia Die
HCPC-3786 Large Classic Petunia Stamp Set
HCPC-3785 Small Classic Petunia Stamp Set
HCD1-7125 Wildwood Florals Die
HCPC-3769 Wildwood Florals Stamp Set
HCD1-7102 Regal Hummingbird Die (Limited time only)
HCPC-3742 Regal Hummingbird Stamp Set 
HCD2-750 Cut Mat Create 1B Die
HCD2-751 Cut Mat Create 2A Die
ANC822 I Can Not Tell A Lilac Prills
TSMP707 Bamboo Leaves
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit

Other products: Pearl halves, Spellbinder die, Stickles, Nuvo-light green, Citrus dye ink, Wilted Violet Distress Ink, Light green card stock, purple card stock.

Thank you for visiting today!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Heartfelt Creations-Beary Fun Luminary

Good morning!

Welcome to the New Release Heartfelt Creations Wednesday post!
I am always so happy you stop by to see what I have created for Heartfelt on Wednesdays!! Make sure you see the Heartfelt Creation blog post to see all the wonderful creations this week.
These little bears around the campfire make a wonderful luminary!!
What a fun release for fall.  I love the
Sunflower stamps and dies that go so well with this release as well.  
To make a night-time camp-out scene I have punched stars from my base dark blue card stock and added little white dots for smaller stars.

Each side has a different little scene.

I punched a 1" circle for my moon and added a bit of gray and then yellow ink.

I think these guys like to munch, don't you?

Heartfelt Creations Beary Fun Luminary

HCD1-7151  Beary Fun Retreat Die
HCD1-7152  Happy Time Treehouse Die
HCD1-7153  Sunflower Accents Die
HCPC-3797  Beary Fun Retreat Stamp Set
HCPC-3798  Happy Time Treehouse Stamp Set
HCPC-3799  Sunflower Accents Stamp Set
HCDP1-282  Beary Fun Retreat Paper Collection
HCD1-753    Classic Sunflower Die
HCPC-3626  Classic Sunflower Stamp Set
HCD1-757    Leafy Branch Die
HCPC-3644  Birds and Blooms Stamp Set
HCD2-749    Cut Mat Create 1A Die
HCD1-7118  Delicate Border Basic Die
HCD1-756    Eyelet Oval and Basic Small Dies
HCD1-757    Eyelet Oval and Basic Large Dies
ANC829       Express-O Yourself Prills
ANC818       Go Man Go Prills
242174         Vellum Paper
352854         Metal Tip
159723         Dries Clear Adhesive
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
TSMP802    Peanut Brittle Memento
TSMP801    Potter's Clay Memento
31510           Funnel Tray
TSMP900   Tuxedo Black Memento

Instructions: Other Products: 1" Circle Punch, Star Punch, Grass Border Punch (Martha Stewart), White Acrylic Paint, Yellow Memento, Mowed Lawn Distress Ink, Copic Pens:E44,E43,E31,E33,E35,E53,E97,E09,E08,E17,E79,E93,YR16,YR31,YR27,YR24,YR18,YR14,YR65,YR02,Y11,Y38,Y00,Y15,G20,G21,YG63,YG61,W2,W5,C5,C01,B39,B91,B93,B95,B97, Dark Blue Card Stock, Green Card Stock, White Card Stock, Burlap.

Instructions: Size: 5" X 5" X 7"  Cut two pieces of dark blue card stock 6" by 10 1/2".  Score at 1/2" and 5 1/2" on the long side for both pieces. The 1/2" is a tab for gluing both pieces together but do not glue together until after cutting ovals (I actually waited until I was finished decorating each side).  Cut an oval out of each side (X 4). Cut designer paper to fit each side and cut a scalloped oval from the center of each piece and then glue paper to each panel (4).  Punch small stars between oval opening and scalloped oval paper then cover back of each panel with vellum.  Add to the stars with white paint and a small stylist making small white dots.  Cut 4 grass borders and glue to the bottom of each panel. Cut dark blue Delicate Borders for the top of each panel and glue in place.  Stamp, die cut and sponge color on 3 full sets of Classic Sunflowers, (I used Yellow, Peanuts Brittle and Potter's Clay Memento ink). Form flowers and glue together then fill centers with Express-O Prills.  Stamp, die cut and sponge small flowers from Birds and Blooms, form and glue together. Stamp, die cut and color (with Copic Markers) bears, 3 campfires, Treehouse, 2 small sunflower plants and 4 Sunflower/acorn borders. Die cut 3 or 4 flourishes from Cut Mat Create from green card stock and cut as needed or to fit under formed sunflowers. Decorate each side of the luminary with the campfires (except house side) and then bears (only one side has 2 bears) On the house side, add the 2 sunflower plants and moon (1" circle punch).  Add the sunflower/acorn border to the top of each side.  Now fill in corners with green flourishes, flowers and small bits of burlap.  Use Score tape or glue to attach panels together at 1/2" tabs.  Use a small battery operated tea light to light up luminary.

Thanks for visiting today and have a blessed day!

Psalm 121:1-2
I will lift up my eyes to the hills—
From whence comes my help?
My help comes from the Lord,
Who made heaven and earth.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Heartfelt-Woodsy Tunnel Card

Good morning!

I  have to admit, this Woodsy Wonderland release is one of my favorites.
How could it not be when I live in the mountains of the Sierra National Forest.  This is like my backyard (including the skunks!).

I love these curved borders, they work wonderfully as toppers.

I chose different papers for each page.

This one is bright and happy and look at those cardinals, I love cardinals!

This last page I reserved for journaling and/or writing a note to the recipient.

Heartfelt Creations-Woodsy Tunnel card


Instructions: Other Products: Flower Soft, 3M Foam Tape, Fun Foam-black

Instructions: Put the Kraft Layered Circle Card together and then cut designer paper for each page inside and out.  Die cut circles in the center of each sheet using the new Circle Basic dies (both large and small sets) to fit each circle on the layered circle card.  Pick coordinating designer paper for each page and die cut circle frames for each opening and also a border for the top of each page.  Since this is a masculine card I used the plaids, browns and dark greens with small print designs for this part.  Stamp, die cut and color all Woodsy pieces (several of the Landscape and Wonderland sets).  I used a combination of sponging with Memento dye inks (Bamboo eaves, New Sprout) and Copic Markers (E53, E33, E35, E97, E11, E42, E43, E44,R21, R24, R29,W01, W03, W05, C02, C03, C05, BOO, BO2, Y11, Y15, Y35, Y38, YG03, YG23, YG17, RV10, RV02, BV000, BV01, V01, V12, V15) Stamp, die cut and sponge color on Dogwood pieces (Memento: Grape Jelly, Lulu Lavender, Angel Pink, Rose Bud, Dandelion).  Form all flowers with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit (See Emma Lou's video for more instruction on flower shaping).  Glue each cut designer paper to each page front and back matching edges and circles then glue each border and coordinating circle frame to each page. Tear a strip of dark green "ground" for the bottom of each page (except back two pages) and sponge edges with Bamboo Leaves Memento then glue in place.  Fill pages with little animals and trees.  I purposely went beyond the inner circles to give more dimension to my tunnel.  I sometimes used to paper to dictate where to place certain animals.  I finished the bottom of each page (the ground) with Flower Soft and different colors of Prills like flowers.  The tops of all pages are decorated with the multi-colored Dogwood and leaves. Special instruction for the back two pages: the next to last page has a picture of a deer (from designer paper) glued to the last, small circle before gluing the designer paper over the page (like a sandwich). This makes the last two pages solid for adding pockets and journaling tags or more small cards.  I decorated the tops with the die cut border in blue and then die cut my pockets from the same blue designer paper.  I cut tags from the designer paper and added fiber to 1 and raise the middle square section of the other with black Fun Foam for dimension.  The pages are finished with Dogwood on top and a small Dogwood flower on the Card/tag. 
See all the cards for this week HERE.
Thanks for visiting!

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Heartfelt-Winter's Cozy Fire Tunnel Card

Good morning!
We have exciting news for today...a special release!
Along with these new fantastic tunnel cards and shadow box cards 
are sets of wonderful Oval dies and Circle dies to match.
They are just what we've needed and now they are here for all of us to play with!
There are 2 sets of each the circles and the ovals so that you can make really nice layers.
My card features the Oval Tunnel Card, The Winter's Eve Collection and the Festive Holly Collection.

This top page is actually an oval opening as well but the window stamp and die set covers it.
I fussy cut the angel girl and the tree so that I could use them on separate pages.

For this little book card I covered the last, smallest oval with my image so that I could use the last page as a place for tags and a personal message from me.

Heartfelt Creations- Winter's Cozy Fire Tunnel Card


Instructions: Other Products: Pearls, Copic Markers (YG03, YG23, YG15, R21, R24, R29, E00, E01, E53, E33, E35, E50, E93, Y21, Y24, Y31, Y11, Y15, Y38, BV20, B00, B02, RV10, RV02, W02, W03, C02, C03), Memento Inks (Rose Bud, Angel Pink-for stamping and sponging color on Poinsettisa), Spellbinders Rectangles Nestabilities.

Instructions: Construct 5 X 7 layered card then cut designer paper for each side of each page (sponge edges of all pages).  The first page is the largest oval and they get smaller as you go.  For the first page, in order for the window frame to fit, you need to cut the designer paper with a rectangle (large enough for the window) a bit smaller than the opening.  Before gluing front piece of designer paper, glue a piece of ribbon about 8 or 9" hanging over the edge, then glue your "cover" page on. Stamp and die cut the window from white card stock, die cut Window Box Elements (decorative pieces) and cut the larger decorative piece in half lengthwise (these will be the shutters). Glue window, shutters and topper onto the front cover. Stamp, die cut and color holly and cardinal (several pieces are used throughout), form slightly then add the Crystal Clear glitter. Stamp, die cut and color the sled, add some bakers twine as a pull rope. Pop the sled up against the "wall" next to the window. Add the holly and cardinal to the left side of the cover.  On the inside, glue the window to the opening, add a holly garland and double pocket at the bottom.  Page 2, cut the oval from designer paper and glue to page.  Add a holly garland and the little girl (she is looking at the tree!) add another double pocket at the bottom and stamp "Twas the night before Christmas", die cut with Spellbinders A2 Rectangles. The back of the 2nd page is just designer paper and Poinsettias (stamp, die cut and sponge poinsettias with Angle Pink then form flowers and add Prills). The third page has the Christmas tree in the oval and poinsettias also a little sentiment "ticket". The back of page 3 has one of the Regal borders and some holly.  Page 4 has one of the Regal borders and more holly, also the fireplace glued to the oval opening.  The back of page 4 has a double Blossom Corner and the last page has a single Blossom corner. Both the double and single are pockets.  Cut tags from designer paper.  Add a poinsettia to the top right.  The back cover has another piece of ribbon glued between layers.  Tie little "book" closed.

Thanks for visiting!
See all the designer samples HERE.

Jeremiah 29:11New Living Translation

11 For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Heartfelt Creations- Window Shadow Box Card

Good morning!
We have a cute window scene today with lace curtains and everything!
I've used a scoreboard to create the wainscot half wall.
The pink poinsettias have some glass beads for center (I dyed clear glass beads with a Copic refill).
My water wheel scene inside (the box) is filled with sparkly glitter! 
In the winter at our house when it snows we turn on the outside lights, just sit and watch the flakes fall.  Sometimes the flakes are huge and I wonder how they still fall so slowly and lightly like feathers floating in the air! But small flakes or large, in the morning the scene looks like what you see in the little window I've made with the sparkle and everything (well, no water wheel).
I so absolutely love the paper in this release!  It has such pretty colors and designs. Even though there is pink in this paper there is also red and green so it goes so well with the Festive Holly release as well!

I die cut a deer from the Woodsy Wonderland paper to put inside my shadow box part of the card (hard to see it in this photo).

Heartfelt Creation-Window Shadow Box (looking out from inside)


TSMP704    Memento-New Sprout

TSMP400    Memento-Rose Bud

TSMP707    Memento-Bamboo Leaves

Instructions: Other Products: Lace, Memento-Angel Pink, Tan card stock, Copic: YG11,YG41,E21,E53,W02,R21,R24,R29, Clear glass beads dyed with YG03 Copic Refill, Tea Stain Distress Ink. 

Instructions: Card size: 6 1/2" X 6 1/4".  Make a 1/2" deep X 5 1/2" X 5 3/4" box.  Inside is covered with the water wheel barn designer paper from Winter's Eve Collection.  Die cut a stag from the Woodsy Wonderland designer Paper and glue to foreground on left side.  Use Stickles to show shine on snow.  Outside of box-Cut a window from the center and back it with acetate.  Stamp and die cut Window Frame and glue to opening. On the back side of the acetate, add some stickles to each corner of window pane.  Add a lace "curtain".  Cover front and sides of box with light pink paper from the Winter's Eve Collection cut to fit and add a scored piece (every 1/4") of white to the bottom and a tan "chair railing". sponge all edges with Tea Stain Distress Ink. Die cut the Decorative Medallion out of white linen and glue to the top. Stamp, color (either by sponging or Copic) and die cut Holly and Poinsettias.  Form and glue flowers together then add dyed beads to centers.  Form holly leaves and cut in smaller pieces to fit as desired around window frame.  Glue box to 6 1/2 X 6 1/4" card covered with Winter's Eve designer paper.  Inside card is another panel of Winter's Eve designer paper (one of the deer layered look squares).  Stamp Christmas Blessings and die cut with the Cut Mat Create 1B smallest rectangle.

Thanks for visiting!!!

The Lord will command His lovingkindness in the daytime, And in the night His song shall be with me— A prayer to the God of my life.

 Psalm 42: 8

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Heartfelt- Winter's Window Box

Good morning!
Isn't this fireplace scene so cozy?  I love it and today we are peeking in on this family's Christmas decorated room through their beautiful window with a candle on the seal and a pretty window box outside with lovely pink poinsettias.

Heartfelt Creations- Winter's Window Box

side view for window box dimension
On the inside


Instructions: Other products: Vintage Glass glitter, rhinestones, Spellbinder poinsettia die, Spellbinder 5 X 7 Elegant Labels 4 and Labels 4, Brilliance Orchid, Brilliance Lime, Glitter Snow Paste, Copic Markers-R21,R24,R29,R14,Y32,Y15,Y35,Y38,C01,C02,C03,W01,W02,W03,E51,E53,E33,R35,YG11,YG05,G14, 

Instructions: Card size is 5" X 7". I cut 2 pieces of 5 X 7 white linen card stock for the base and and extra piece 5 X 2 folded in half to make a hinge (since I did not have 14 X 5 to make the base one piece).  Glue front and back to the cut out hinge (hinge is cut with die hanging over the fold so that it will not cut apart).  Cut inside and outside designer paper with Labels 4 and then use the small die of the 5 x 7 Elegant labels 4 just for the inside.  Layer the labels 4 and elegant labels 4 together for the inside and glue to the inside.  Stamp, and die cut the fireplace with the Cut and Mat 1B, color then sponge edges with Brilliance Orchid and glue to inside up high enough to add the sentiment using another Spellbinder die to cut.  Next start working on the front.  Glue cut designer paper to front, cut window opening out of card front then stamp, die cut and color the window frame, window candle, poinsettias, and window box fillers. Glue candle to the inside of window cut out. Die cut Raindrops on Roses medallion, window box (all parts) and Window Box Elements and put the window box together adding the box trim and enough of the Raindrops on Roses medallion to reach the bottom of the box.  Glue fillers in (cutting and arranging as necessary to let candle show through window). Add formed poinsettias filled with gold Prills to the front of the box and paint on some snow paste then glitter.  Finish with rhinestones.

Thanks for visiting today!

Luke 12:6-7

“Are not five sparrows sold for two copper coins? And not one of them is forgotten before God. But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Heartfelt- Winter's Eve - Merry Christmas!

Good morning!
Winter's Eve New Release
Don't you just love these wonderful colors!  Such beautiful papers in this collection and they also coordinate with the Festive Holly Collection, yippee!

So this card is basically a gate fold card made fancy with Heartfelt's beautiful Decorative Medallion die from the Wedding Collection...I love how you can mix and match several Heartfelt collections together!  This card was inspired by Emma Lou's video where she shows how to make these wonderful gate "doors".  I did mine a bit wrong (all one piece) but it turned out well anyway!

I used the other die in the Decorative Medallion die set to cover the open oval on the inside.  I love the look of the dark red with the crisp white.

Heartfelt Creations- Merry Christmas


Instructions: Other products: Spellbinder label die, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Star Dust Stickles, 3-M Foam Tape, Copic Markers: R21,R24,R29,R59,E00,E01,E93,BV20,YG03,YG23,YG17,RV000,RV02,RV10,E42,E43,E44,E53,E33,E35,Y00,Y11,Y15,YR23,YR24,Y21,E50,W03,W03,C02,C03 and Inka Gold.  

Instructions: Card size: 5 1/2" X 5 1/2".  Cut White linen card stock to 11 X 5 1/2" and score along horizontal edge at 2 3/4" and 8 1/4" (this leaves 2 3/4" ends on both sides, making a Gate-fold).  Use the Decorative Medallion Rectangle shaped die on both end pieces, straight edge about 1/4" off the score line (front edge of die should be at the edge of card stock). Use the solid backing part of the die on two pieces of pink designer paper as lining for the Decorative flaps created.  Cut another piece of pink designer paper for the inside 5 1/2 X 5 1/2 section.  Cut the paper a bit smaller to accommodate the scores and to leave a small white border top and bottom.  Cut a piece of white linen 5 X 5 and emboss it with an embossing folder, now layer these to the inside and cut an oval from dark red card stock and cut two Decorative Medallions (the semi-circle looking one)to layer on top of the red oval. Glue these to the center of the inside.  Stamp Winter's Eve fireplace, Christmas Tree/Angel girl, Festive Holly & Cardinals pieces (except lantern), Sparkling Poinsettia (the smallest flowers (X 4), and Merry Christmas from Celebrate the Season.  Color with Copics (all pieces) and die cut or fussy cut all.  Glue fireplace/floor and Christmas Tree/Girl to the inside, add Merry Christmas to the top.  Slightly form Holly and Cardinals, form flowers and use Inka Gold on petals, leaves and berries.  Use a cloth to shine gold.   Add gold Prills to centers of flowers and Stickles to berries.  Foam tape/glue leave, berries and flowers to the outside flaps.   

Thanks for visiting!  See this card and others from the new collection HERE.

Comments are most welcome, thanks!

For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Luke 2:10-14
10 Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. 11 For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. 12 And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling cloths, lying in a manger.”
13 And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying:
14 “Glory to God in the highest,
And on earth peace, goodwill toward men!”[c]