Winter Scene Christmas Card

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Today I’m sharing a sparkly winter scene Christmas card.  In truth I think I went a little to over the top with the glitter but I had lots of fun making it.  For my project I used the Rubbernecker Stamps Tree Panel #3, Evergreen Trees, Deckle Hills, Greenery #1 and Cardinals.  The snowy background was made using the Splatter Background. I covered the white trees and snow layers using the Nuvo Pure Sheen Ice White Glitter.  I covered the trees and greenery using Ranger Rock Candy Glitter.  My glue of choice for applying glitter is Crafter’s Pick Ultimate Glue.

Cut and Glitter the Images

  • Cut the tree panel and snow layers using white cardstock.
  • Use green cardstock to cut the evergreen trees and branches.
  • Apply the glue to the top half of the tree panel and snow layers using your finger and sprinkle with the Ice White glitter.  Note:  I had to work fairly fast to get full coverage of glue over the tree panel so it wouldn’t dry out. before I applied the glitter.
  • Use your finger to apply glue to the evergreen trees and branches and sprinkle with the Rock Candy glitter.
  • Allow all the images to dry well before assembling the card.

The Falling Snow Background

  • Apply white pigment ink to the Splatter Background stamp and stamp the blue background layer.
  • Sprinkle white embossing powder over the background and heat with the heat gun.

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Assemble the Winter Scene Christmas Card

  • Apply strips of mounting tape on the back frame border of the tree panel and to a few key spots on the back of trees.
  • Attach the tree panel to the blue card base.
  • Attach the back layer of snow to the tree panel using double stick tape.
  • Apply strips of mounting tape to the back of the front layer and attach to the tree panel.
  • Tuck the trees and branches in behind the snow layers and attach using glossy accents.
  • Finish by cutting the cardinals using red cardstock, color their beaks using a black marker and attach to the scene using small pieces of mounting tape.  Note:  The glitter is not very friendly to adhesive so I reinforced the small pieces of mounting tape on the birds with a glue dot for extra sticking power.  

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Here are the dies and stamp I used for my project.

Rubbernecker Blog 5218-01D-2T
5218-01D Tree Panel #3 Die
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Rubbernecker Blog 5217-01D-2T
5217-01D Evergreen Tree Die
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Rubbernecker Blog 5173-02D-2T
5173-02D Deckle Hills Die Cut
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Rubbernecker Blog 5217-02D-2T
5217-02D Cardinals Die
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Rubbernecker Blog 5162-09D-2T
Greenery #1 Die Cut 5162-09D
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Rubbernecker Blog 1231-2T
1231 Splatter Background
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This glittery winter scene Christmas card was lots of fun to make even though I did go way over the top on sparkle.  LOL!  If you want more winter scene Christmas cards inspiration you can check out this Pinterest link.  I sure do appreciate you coming by and I hope you have an enjoyable day.

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