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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Santa's List - Tutorial

Hello Card Makers and Stampers !
Thought I'd post the tutorial for the "Santa's List" card above.  This is an easy card to complete and I hope you will give it a try and let me see your finished product!

Here are the items that you will need to make this card.  The item numbers next to the item are referenced for you to make a list so you can shop on my online store for whatever you need...

·       Stamp SetsSigns of Santa (147690);
·       Card Stock – Old Olive (100702); Basic Black( 121045); Whisper White  (100730)
·       Stamp Pads – Basic Black (140931); Real Red (147084)
·       Misc. – Festive Farmhouse Designer Series Paper (DSP)  (147820); Cherry Cobbler Blend Marker Light (144576);Old Olive Blend Marker Light (144574); Santa’s Signpost Framelits (147911) Stitched Square Framelit (145372) ; Dimensionals (104430);
·       Card Base = 8 1/2” x 5 ½.  Cut away 2 1/8 inches on the long side. Score at 4 ¼.  ”
·       Liner:  Black Strip 5 3/8 x 2 inches and 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 inches
·       DSP : 5 ¼ x 1 7/8 inches and 2 ¾ x 2/ 3/4 inches
·       Card Stock: Real Red : Stitched Square Framelit
·       Closure Card Stock – Old Olive = 4 ¾ x 3 inches; Score at 1 ¾ inches.         
1.     Fold on the score lines and add black liners and DSP for each section on card front.
2.     Stamp Santa and Elf and color with Blends Markers, cut out with framelit and add to front of the real red stitched framelit square and circle on dimensionals.
3.     Fold the closure piece and glue one side to the inside middle of the card base.
4.     Place th stitched circle with the elf glued to it on the face of the card on dimensionals so that it holds the corner of the opening flap to keep the card closed.
5.     Stamp the greeting in black near the bottom right corner of the inside of the card so it can be seen.
6.     Add whatever sentiment you wish for the inside of the card.