Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Christmas Luxury Layer Card - Sharon Blaxter

 Please read all instructions before commencing.

1.   Using a Christmas Luxury Layer Card  place onto a non stick craft sheet spray gently using Copper Perfect Pearls.
Leave on the mat to dry.

2.  Turn the  layer card over and with sharp scissors cut small pieces of green card and gold glitter card to fit over the bell and leaf shapes, adhere with small pieces of sticky tape.  Leave to one side.
                       See picture 1.

Picture 1.

3.  Carefully lifting with a Positioning tool, lift the 7.5cm oval glitter sticker onto a small piece of white card.
Trim around the outer edge with decoupage scissors. 

4.   Lightly chalk with  green tones onto the white card.

5.   Cut out the Christmas Ball Decoration with decoupage scissors, adhere the first decoupage to the oval with Zig 2-way glue, assemble the remaining decoupage with silicon adhesive and the help of tweezers.
Place to one side.
See picture2.

Picture 2.

6.   Cut a piece of red card  measuring 14cm x 28cm. Score at 14cm 
Cut a piece of green card measuring  13cm x 13cm with a ruler and a cutting mat.
Adhere to the red card with double sided tape.

7.  Adhere double-sided tape around the main part of the layer card, along the edges adhere with Zig 2-Way Glue.  Centre the Christmas Luxury Layer Card on top of the green card and gently press along the edges to make sure that they stick.

8.  Using a piece of red card that is left over from the main card, cut to 1cm x 8cm with a metal edge ruler, scalpel and a cutting mat.

Centre a Christmas Peel Off sticker onto the red card with the help of a Positioning Tool.
Attach red jewells using a positioning tool as pictured.

9.  Place plenty of foam squares around the edge and centre under the oval glitter card and then place onto the Christmas Luxury Layer card.
Adhere the negative edge of the peel off stickers along the edge of the green card.  See picture 1.

Your card is now complete!



Vicky Pedlow said...

This is such a striking card Sharon, I love the cute decoupage centre piece!

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

ah really love the details and bright seasonal colours Sharon> A great 3D centre piece too - had best wriggle along as far as my cards for Christmas are concerned, thanks for sharing, Shaz in Oz.x