T he dies in the Poinsettia Place suite make it easy to make this beautiful poinsettia.
Card Base: Cut Soft Suede 8 ½ X 11 paper in half widthwise. You now have two pieces 8 ½ X 5 ½ . Fold one of the pieces in half lengthwise for your card front. The card front now measures 4 ¼ X 5 ½.
Card Mat: Cut Old Olive paper 4 X 5 1/4
Card Front: From Poinsettia Place paper, cut paper 3 7/8 X 5 ⅛. Attach card front to card mat. Attach these pieces to the card base.
From White paper die cut and emboss 1 of each of the 3 poinsettia pieces. From Real Red paper die cut 1 berry spring. From Old Olive die cut and emboss 1 each of the two leaves in the die cut set. From Soft Suede, die cut center piece.
Assemble the poinsettia, use the picture of the card front as a guide. Attach gold glimmer enamel embellishments to center of poinsettia.
Die cut the largest stitched circle from vellum paper. Attach poinsettia to vellum circle. Attach the vellum circle with poinsettia to the card front.
Stamp sentiment with Old Olive ink on Whisper White paper. Punch with classic label punch. Attach to the card front.
That’s it; you have finished your card front. Wasn’t that easy? For the inside of your card, cut a piece of Whisper White 4 X 5 ¼. Stamp a sentiment or write a note before attaching this piece inside your card.
If you want to cover your envelope flap to match your card, you can find directions here: http://www.scrappinwithjoni.com/blogs/covering-your-envelope-flap