The theme for this challenge is Christmas In July, but you must use either promarkers, flexmarkers, aquamarkers or trias on your work.
Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.
2 x 7″ x 7″ White Card
Dr. Digi’s House Of Stamps Digi Image Tough Turkey
The Paper Boutique A Traditional Christmas – Paper Pad
The Paper Boutique A Traditional Christmas – Embellishment Pad
Small Gold Gems
Glue / Double Sided Tape
You will need two papers from the paper pad and one poinsettia image from the embellishment pad.
Score and fold both 7″ by 7″ card fronts to make a z fold card.
Cut a strip from one of the cards measuring 4 cms in length.
Cut a square from red card measuring 16.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a square from the first paper measuring 16 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the inside of the card base.
Cut a piece from red card measuring 16.5 cms by 8 cms.
Cut a piece from the second paper measuring 17 cms by 7.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the front of the card base.
Cut a piece of red card measuring 3.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a piece from the first paper measuring 3 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together.
Next cut three pieces of red card measuring 3.5 cms by 8 cms.
Cut two pieces from the first paper and one piece from the second paper measuring 3 cms by 7.5 cms.
Matt and layer together.
Attach all to the 4 cms strip of card.
Then attach the card strip to the card base across the bottom, the smallest piece attaches to the inside and the longest piece to the front of the card base.
Colour in the digi image Tough Turkey twice using promarkers.
Turkey 1: Crimson, berry red, burnt sienna, saddle brown, raw sienna, gold, sunflower,burgundy, burnt umber, cocktail pink, baby pink, ice grey 5, ice grey 3, primrose, midnight blue, storm cloud.
Turkey 2: Burgundy, burnt umber, praline, caramel, sandstone, lemon, buttercup, berry red, lipstick red, cocktail pink, baby pink, ice grey 5, ice grey 3, primrose, midnight blue, storm cloud.
Cut around the digi toppers leaving a small white border.
Attach both the the 4 cms strip.
Cut out the poinsettia image.
Attach to the inside of the card base on the top right using foam pads.
Add small gold gems to the centre of the poinsettia.
The sentiment has been made on Microsoft word and cut out in sections.
Each word has been matted and layered with red card.
Then attached to the front of the card base using foam pads.
Using the snowflake punch, cut three from white card.
Attach to the front of the card base adding a small gold gem to the centre of each.
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Challenges I would like to enter are:
Merry Little Christmas Challenge #24 – Anything Christmas Goes
Ike’s World Challenge #134 – S Is For Show Us Xmas/ Anything Goes
The Holly And Ivy Christmas Challenge #75 – Anything Christmas Goes
Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge #40 – Anything Goes With A Critter