T his pretty Christmas card can be made with silver or gold accents. By stamping off the tree, it gives the card more dimension.
Card Base: Cut Mossy Meadow 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 Front: Cut paper 4 X 5 ¼. Stamp tree with Mossy Meadow in center of card front, line up tree so top of tree is no more than ½ inch from top. WITHOUT RE-INKING, stamp tree to the right of the stamped tree slightly higher than the first tree (it will stamp off the top edge of the card). Repeat for left side of center tree, this tree will be very light in color.
Die Cut label from Whisper White and stamp sentiment in Mossy Meadow on label. Die cut next size label from vellum.
Cut a strip of gold foil (silver foil) ¾ X 4 inches. Emboss with Dainty Diamonds embossing folder. Attach this strip across the stamped card front ¾ inch from bottom of card front. Attach card front to Mossy Meadow card base.
Use Wink of Stella to add glimmer to center stamped tree.
Attach vellum die cut piece across foil strip. Use dimensionals to pop up stamped label over vellum label. Attach gold gilded gems (rhinestones) to label and center stamped tree.
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.
I embossed envelope flap with Dainty Diamonds embossing folder to match embossing on foil strip.