Blueprint Snowflake Tag & Card

Materials

  • Smooth white cardstock
  • We R Memory Keepers Winter Frost Collection Papers Snow Flurries, Berries
  • BoBunny Press Aqua Double Dot Ribbon
  • Doodlebug Design Baby Boy Doodle Twine

Tools

  • Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz Collection Snowflake Sketch Stamp
  • Ink pads: Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Pumice Stone, Tumbled Glass, Bundled Sage, Embossing; Ranger Archival Jet Black; Clearsnap ColorBox Charcoal Chalk
  • Ink sprays: Ranger Adirondack Stream Color Wash, Clearsnap Frost Smooch Glitz
  • Hero Arts White Embossing Powder
  • Ranger Stickles Stardust Glitter Glue
  • Ranger Inkssentials Line: Glossy Accents, Ink Blending Tool & Foam
  • American Crafts Zap! Heat Tool
  • Tonic Tim Holtz Paper Distresser
  • We R Memory Keepers Tools: Crop-A-Dile, Corner Chomper
  • Doodlebug Design Baby Boy Doodle Twine

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring tool, detail scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

Tag

  • 1. Cut 3”x6” Snow Flurries paper strip; round corners. Sponge edges with Charcoal ink.
  • 2. Stamp snowflake image onto white cardstock using embossing ink; heat emboss with white powder.
  • 3. Sponge and blend Distress Inks colors over embossed panel. Spritz lightly with Color Wash. Trim to size; sponge edges Charcoal.
  • 4. Mat image on Berries paper; sponge edges Charcoal. Adhere panel to tag. Wrap and tie twine into bow around base.
  • 5. Punch hole in tag; loop ribbon through hole.

Card

  • 1. Make 4”x4” Raven top-fold card.
  • 2. Stamp Jet Black snowflake image onto dots side of Wander paper. Trim panel to size and sponge edges with Charcoal ink.
  • 3. Mat image panel onto striped side of Soulful paper and again onto white cardstock. Distress cardstock edges. Adhere panel to card.
  • 4. Stamp Jet Black snowflake onto blue side of Be Striped paper. Detail cut image. Adhere to main image panel using Glossy Accents; let dry.
  • 5. Highlight snowflake with glitter glue; let dry.
  • 6. Thread black button with twine; adhere to snowflake with Glossy Accents. Let dry.

Tip

  • 1. Try this stamp with metallic embossing powder, or use a glue pad instead of an ink pad and sprinkle with crystal glitter.
by Jolene Johnston
Blueprint Snowflake Tag
Blueprint Snowflake Tag Blueprint Snowflake Card
Blueprint Snowflake Card