Christ­mas Glit­ter

CardMaker - - Season's Greetings - De­sign by AJ Ot to

1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from red card­stock.

2. Cut a 37/8 x 51/8-inch panel from white card­stock; cut a 33/4 x 5-inch panel from kraft card­stock.

3. At­tach lengths of dou­ble-sided tape to kraft panel, start­ing with 1-inch-wide length in cen­ter; add two more 1-inch-wide lengths and fin­ish with 1/4-inch-wide lengths at top and bot­tom of panel.

4. Re­move tape lin­ers; sprin­kle on glit­ter. Shake off ex­cess; bur­nish as needed. 5. Ad­here kraft panel to white panel; ad­here to card with foam tape.

6. Die-cut tags from red and white card­stock. Stamp light string onto white tag with green ink; stamp lights with black ink. Stamp sen­ti­ment us­ing black and red inks as shown.

7. Color lights with mark­ers. Ad­here white tag to red tag. 8. Ad­here tags to card with foam squares.

9. Tie length of sil­ver thread in bow; at­tach to tag with clothes­pin. •

1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from green card­stock.

2. Cut a 41/4 x 51/2-inch panel from pat­terned pa­per; ad­here to card.

3. Cut a 3 x 43/4-inch panel from kraft card­stock. Die-cut panel with Shaker Shapes die. Trim trans­parency sheet to fit be­hind die-cut panel.

4. Place die-cut panel face­down on work sur­face. Place trans­parency panel on top of kraft panel. At­tach ad­he­sive foam tape to trans­parency where win­dows ap­pear on diecut panel. Trim strips of tape as needed to fit smaller sec­tions.

5. Us­ing fringe scis­sors, cut fringe strips along edge of red card­stock sheet. Cut the other di­rec­tion across the strips to cre­ate tiny con­fetti squares. 6. Place con­fetti squares, mica flakes and se­quins in­side taped-off sec­tions. Cut a 3 x 43/4-inch panel from white card­stock. Ad­here to trans­parency panel, sand­wich­ing shaker fill­ings in­side.

7. Tie lengths of baker’s twine around shaker. Ad­here die-cut panel to front of shaker, sand­wich­ing twine be­tween. Ad­here charm; tie on mini jin­gle bell.

8. Stamp sen­ti­ment on kraft card­stock with black ink; die-cut into pen­nant. Ad­here to kraft panel with foam dots.

9. Stamp gift with bow on white card­stock with red ink; diecut. Ad­here to win­dow. Die-cut bow from white card­stock. Cut two 1/8-inch-wide strips of white card­stock to fit win­dow as shown. Ad­here to win­dow; ad­here bow die cut.

Ad­here as­sem­bled panel to card front.

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