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Tip: Stamp the branches twice -- once with dye ink and once with white pigment ink -- for a shadow effect.

Happy Holidays
By Tami Hartley

Spread holiday cheer with a festive handstamped card.

Featured Product:
CL633 Aspen Happy Holidays

Hero Materials:
CH117 Assorted Crystal Gemstones
CL633 Aspen Happy Holidays *
AF101 Black Ink Pad
AF222 Soft Olive
AF225 Red Royal
PS551 Grenadine Folded Cards *
PS610 Snow Layering Paper
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
baker's twine, foam tape

  1. Stamp branch repeatedly with Soft Olive Shadow Ink on 4" x 5.25" piece of Snow paper. Stamp branches again over top with white pigment ink, slightly offset.
  2. Stamp message with black dye ink.
  3. Cut three strips of patterned paper from BasicGrey Aspen Frost 6x6 paper pad and adhere as shown.
  4. Mount Snow piece to a Grenadine card.
  5. Stamp ornament with Red Royal Mid-Tone Shadow Ink. Cut out. Add baker's twine. Adhere to card with foam tape.
  6. Add clear gems to ornament.

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