Cardinal Shadow Box Card - Heartfelt Creations

Jul 12, 2017

Hello Friends and welcome to my blog today.  Today we are sharing a new release with you to give you a jump start on your holiday cards and christmas projects.

I have created a shadow box card with you using the Festive Holly Collection, here are some peeks for you.



Beautiful coloring images in this collection, i love the Christmas wagon wheel with Cardinals.  The Pomegranate pair with mini poinsettias really gives you that holiday burst of color.

I created a shadow box on this 5x7 card; here is the full card:


Happy Scrapping!



Products Used
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive159723
Cut Mat Create 1B DieHCD-750
Deluxe Flower Shaping KitHCST1-401
Large Sparkling Poinsettia Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3679
Sparkling Poinsettia Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3680
Large Sparkling Poinsettia DieHCD1-765
Sparkling Poinsettia DieHCD1-766
Celebrate the Season Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3747
Celebrate the Season DieHCD1-7106
Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 30HCDA2-450
Rajni Chawla's Crystal ClearPGM15015
Rajni Chawla's Frosting PowderPGM15016
Festive Holly & Cardinals DieHCD1-7145
Festive Holly & Cardinals Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3791
Festive Holiday DieHCD1-7146
Holly Berry Jingle DieHCD1-7147
Festive Holiday Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3792
Holly Berry Jingle Cling Stamp SetHCPC-3793

Other Products: White Cardstock; Scor-pal; Gold Prills; Pollens; Distress inks in Peeled Paint; Aged Mahogany; Vintage Photo; Antique Linen; water brush, Clear Nuvo Drops
Watch the Video on Sparkling Poinsettia here: Sparkling Poinsettia
Instructions: To see a close up view of this card click here. Card base is 5x7" on white cardstock. Cut a pattern paper from collection with Cardinals on it to fit base. Distress edges with Vintage Photo ink and detail the snow with Crystal Clear and the berries with Nuvo Clear. Set aside to dry.  
Stamp one set of Sparkling Poinsettia and Large Sparkling Poinsettia leaves in Vintage Photo ink and diecut. Use two smallest poinsettias and color using Aged Mahogany and Peeled Paint ink on the leaves and shape, attach pollens, detail with frosting powder. Detail Leaves with crystal clear. Stamp 4 sets of mini poinsettia along with holly leaves in color with inks and detail center with gold trip prills. 
Stamp Antique Wooden Wheel, Holly Berry Centerpiece and Large Festive Holly Cluster in Vintage Photo ink. Color using water brush and Peeled Paint, Aged Mahogany, Antique Linen, Vintage Photo. Detail the berries with Nuvo clear. Set aside to dry.  
To form the A2 shadow box, cut a piece of pattern paper measuring 3.25 x 4.75" from paper in collection detail with crystal clear on birds and snow. Add Nuvo drops to berries. From white card cut a 4 x 5.5" from white card, score .5” on all ends. Using Cut Mat Create die, diecut a rounded rectangle in center making sure to line it up on all sides equally. Fold and score shadow box on score lines. Attach Pattern paper to inside. Cut papers from collection to cover top and sides of shadow box and lightly ink with vintage photo distress ink. Attach this to lower right corner of 5 x 7" card and attach this to card base. 
Detail all flowers, leaves, with frosting powder and crystal clear before attaching to card. Begin to layer all the details as shown. Attach larger poinsettias to top right of card as shown.