Angelica has been hard at work - she had created some whimsical and beautiful cards using our new Fall, Christmas and Holiday red rubber release. So Enjoy!
In her words:
Emboss a piece of Bazzill Bling cardstock with the embossing folder and adhere to card. Stamp three "sparkle trees" with embossing ink and heat emboss with gold embossing powder, cut by hand. Trim a piece of Georgia Pacific cardstock and punch a border with the border punch, apply blue chalk so it looks like sky, mat on navy blue cardstock. Stamp "Ho Ho Ho" on the die cut tag and ink edges with chipped sapphire distress ink. Stamp the snowman on GP cardstock and color with color pencils and OMS, cut by hand, assemble the card as pictured, to finish it off add some ribbon, stickles, MS branches, and rhinestones.
Stamp pine branch with broken china distress ink starting on upper right corner of patterned paper, ink edges of paper using this same ink. Cut three ornaments with the ornament die, stamp ornaments with watermark ink and heat emboss with silver embossing powder, ink edges of ornaments with distress ink. Stamp snowflake image with watermark ink and heat emboss with silver embossing powder, hand cut and adhere to ornament with pop dots. Stamp sentiment with black Momento ink on patterned paper, stamp some pine branches with broken china ink around the sentiment, ink edges with watermark ink and heat emboss with silver powder. Make a frame with the Martha Stewart corner and border punches and adhere to background paper. Stamp the pine cone image with watermark ink on red patterned paper and heat emboss, assemble everything as pictured with pop dots. Add a flower, ribbon, and silver pearls for the final touch.
For this particular card I used my Cricut to cut the base of the card and my two layers of cardstock.
Ink edges of Kraft cardstock with walnut stain distress ink.
Stamp "Solid Leaf ATC Background" on cream cardstock using perfect pearls medium, apply perfect pearls all over stamped image with brush, ink edges with vintage photo distress ink. Stamp sentiment on white patterned paper with walnut stain distress ink and trim to desired size, ink edges with vintage photo distress ink, punch bottom border with border punch, mat on kraft cardstock, punch border, and ink edges with walnut stain distress ink. Adhere sentiment to card with pop dots. Stamp the "wheat grass" image twice on yellow patterned paper with walnut stain distress ink, hand cut and adhere where shown, add some ribbon a couple of Prima flowers, rhinestones, and some distress stickles for the final touch.
Ink edges of orange patterned paper w/Versa Color Topaz and adhere to card. Cut two squares each of purple and green cardstock, stamp small and large ghosts with watermark ink, ink edges with Cat's eye wisteria & olive pastel, and mat with black cardstock. Stamp the rickety house on cream colored cardstock with watermark ink and heat emboss with black embossing powder, paint background in shades of yellow and orange with pearlescent watercolors, mat on black cardstock, punch corners with a Martha Stewart corner punch from a separate piece of cardstock and adhere to the back of the image, add some ribbon, a tag, and dots with the black dimensional paint.