Tuesday, November 15, 2011

'North Country Christmas Cards' by Sue K, Angela & Narelle

Hi Everyone
Our clever DT Gals Sue K, Angela & Narelle went away for a weekend of crafting & decided at 1 am to have a little challenge between themselves to create a Christmas Card using the Prima North Country range.
This is what they created......all very different but all are just lovely!

Stamps: JustRite Cling- Charming Christmas
Copic: BG15
Accessories:  Spellbinders/JustRite Custom Dies, Nesties Labels #1, Holly Ribbons 5 x 7 Embossing folder, MME Lime Twist Happy Go Lucky 'Together' Twine, Hug Snug Seam binding (coloured with BG15), Mini Rhinestones


Cut ‘North Country’ paper 105mm x 150mm, adhere to a C6 card base.
Cut a triangle of ‘Splash’ paper, 100mm along the bottom edge and 140mm along the left edge.
Cut a thin strip of crimson cardstock, 10mm by 190mm, attach to the ‘Splash’ paper with double sided tape, and then to the card base.  Trim the edges.
Cut another strip of crimson cardstock, 15mm x 140mm, trim one end into a ‘V’.  Emboss with the Holly Ribbons folder.  Attach to the card base.
Using the labels #1 Nestabilities set, cut 2 labels, one (the 2nd largest) from the Robin’s nest cardstock and the other (the next smaller die) from the Crimson cardstock.
Attach both labels to the card base using double sided foam tape.
Using the star die from the JustRite custom dies, cut a star from the Robin’s nest cardstock, stamp with the star using Lady bug ink.
Stamp the sentiment in the centre of the star with the Black Onyx ink.
Attach the star to the label with foam mounting tape.
Cut two  200mm lengths of seam binding, colour one using the BG15 marker.
Make 2 bows and secure to the star with twine.
Lastly add a little bling



Cut red cardstock 110mm x 300mm and fold in half.
Cut black cardstock 105mm x144mm
Cut Prima North Country  bauble pp 103mm x 142 mm
With a corner rounder round all bottom edges
With red cardstock use Label 18 and outline with black pen
With your bow easy make a small bow with red ribbon and attach to top of red label 18
With black cardstock use label  10 and adhere red pearls to ends then mount on top of red cardstock with mounting tape.
With North Country  PP cut nestabilities heirloom ornament bauble and outline with black marker and with fix  diamantes randomly along the pattern
Stamp sentiment with vesafine black ink


North Country A4 paper pad 
Kraft Cardstock 
Tim Holtz Ink -  Tea Dye  and Barn Door
Foam Tape
Double Sided Tape 
Rhinestones and American Craft Thickers 

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1 comment:

  1. Each card is fabulous girls............1am crafting sounds like fun to me!!!!


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