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Dear Santa - 11/14/2023

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Teal card blank 6 x 8"

Black/white/kraft cardstock

Naughty or Nice 5 x 7" Embossing Folder

Christmas Blessings Stamp Set

Cotton Pines 7 x 7" Foundation Pack 

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

SBM Pigment Ink Pad: Cotton

Distress Ink Pad: Black Soot

Pearlywinks Pearl Mist Spray: Glitter Pearl

Gossip Clear Overlay Sparkle Pen

Paint brush

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM A3 Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer


Foam pads

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Trim this paper, from the Cotton Pines paper pack, to 6 1/2 x 4 1/2". 

How To Guide - Step 2

Ink on to your embossing folder using the Black Soot ink pad and give it a light spritz with water. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Place the decorative paper inside and run it through your machine. 

Dry the ink completely, with your heat tool. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Gently rub your Cotton ink pad over the embossed image, being careful as you do so, as the ink does smudge! Dry completely with your heat tool, as pigment ink is very slow drying. You can go back over with more ink and re-dry, until you are happy with the effect achieved. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Swirl the Pearlywinks Pearl Mist, to activate the mica, spray on to your glass mat and splatter over your artwork, with a paint brush.

Blast dry with your heat gun and pop to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Stamp the sentiment on to a piece of white card, using the Midnight ink and trim to size.

Adhere to a piece of kraft card and trim to create a "mat". 

How To Guide - Step 7

Once completely dry, adhere your artwork on to kraft card cut to 6 3/4 x 4 3/4". 

How To Guide - Step 8

Use foam pads to add your sentiment in the bottom right corner. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere your artwork on to black card, trimmed to 7 x 5" and then on to your teal card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Add a touch of sparkle to your embossed image, using the Gossip clear sparkle pen and voila!!!