Paper

Christmas is Forever Card

By  Donna Bryant Durand 

size: 5-1/2"x5-1/2"

Materials

  • White cardstock
  • Urban Window Diner Collection double-sided patterned: Drive Through; Jukebox; Napkin Rings
  • Chipboard: 4-1/2” square; Gin X Clark’s Christmas Square Coaster
  • Brown rick rack
  • Mini bulb strand

Tools

  • ColorBox Fluid Chalk Inkpads: Chestnut Roan; Yellow Citrus; Lime Pastel
  • Small star template (optional)
  • 1. Cut white cardstock to 5-1/2"x11"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut 2-3/4"x5-1/2" and 3"x5-1/2" Napkin Rings pieces; turn larger piece to brown side. Ink edges brown and adhere layers to card 1/2" from top edge.
  • 3. Cut 5-1/2" rick rack length and glue to card. Ink coaster edges yellow and glue to card.
  • 4. Hand-cut tree, trunk, and star from chipboard, using photo as guide and template if desired. Trace shapes onto patterned sides of papers and cut out; glue papers to chipboard with solid side visible. Sand paper edges and ink edges appropriate colors.
  • 5. Adhere bulb strand to tree as shown; adhere chipboard pieces to card.