Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

Hello crafty friends! I hope you're having a great day! It's the most wonderful time of the year to create Christmas cards. Today, I'm so excited to share with you this quick and simple Christmas Foliage card.

Supplies:

  • Cardstock Warehouse Paper:
    • Lessebo 100lb: Flamingo, Cherry, Evergreen, White
    • Colorplan 100lb: Azure Blue
    • Gold Mirror
    • Gumdrop Green
  • Liquid Adhesive Glue
  • Spellbinders Postage Edge Die (availabe on Cardstock Warehouse in the Craft Essentials Dies section!)
  • Spellbinders Glimmer Foil Machine
  • Spellbinders Aura Foil
  • Spellbinders Geometric Embossing Folder
  • Spellbinders Glimmer Hot Foil
  • Merry Little Christmas Sentiments
  • Spellbinders Christmas Bird Poinsettia Die Set
  • Foam Tape

First, I used Spellbinders Christmas Bird Poinsettia and Postage Frame die set to cut the poinsettia flowers foliage, postage frame, and embossed panel from Lessebo Cherry, Evergreen, Bagdad Brown, and Gold Mirror cardstocks.

die cut pieces for Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

I used Spellbinders Glimmer Hot Foil System to hot foil the holiday sentiment from Aura foil and the Merry Little Christmas Sentiment foil plate set.

hot foiling sentiment for Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

Next, I used liquid adhesive to adhere the panel and postage frame to a 4.25 x 5.5 inch top folding card base.

adding postage frame to embossed panel

I then positioned and adhered the foliage to the card front. You can layer this however you like.

adding die cuts to Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

I positioned and adhered the sentiment using foam tape.

attaching sentiment to Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

Finally, I added half gold pearls to the center of the poinsettia, and splattered and splotched white paint on the card to resemble snow.

adding pearls to Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and it inspires you to create. I love the way this card turned out! 

Christmas Bird and Foliage Card

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Sending love and hugs,
Mirisha Dean

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