Thursday, December 20, 2012

Happy Hollydays Card

Hi, gang! Only 5 more sleeps! (Can you tell I have little people in my house counting down?) Here is this year's Christmas card that I am sending out. I have to make 120 of these each year, so I try to keep the design simple. Or so I thought ... I figured out that I touched each card 13 times in making them, not counting putting them in envelopes and addressing them!

1 - cut the snowflake out of the white paper with the Cameo
2 - stamp the sentiment on the white paper under the snowflake
3 - use glitter pen on the berries on the sentiment
4 - cuttlebug the white paper using the snowflakes folder
5 - edge the white paper with green ink
6 - cut the patterned paper for behind the snowflake
7 - attach the patterned paper behind the snowflake
8 - cut the red cardstock to mount the white paper on
9 - mount the white paper on the red cardstock
10 - cut kraft paper into A2 size cards
11 - mount the red paper with the snowflake onto the front of each card
12 - stamp sentiment into the inside of each card
13 - sign each card

So much for keeping it simple, huh? LOL!
We hope you are having a beautiful holiday season and can't wait to see some of your own creations on your blogs! See you tomorrow!


  1. Such a pretty card... Happy Holidays to you guys ...

  2. I love it!! I honestly believe nothing in paper engineering is easy, lol!! Great layout and I love the snowflake, too cute!!!


  3. Lovely Christmas card Dawn!

    Laurie, thank you for stopping by and birthday wishes an sharing your memorable birthday!! Happy Holidays to you Dawn and Kel!!

  4. Beautiful Christmas card!
    Merry Christmas!!!
    Sherrie K