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Joy - 11/20/2023

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Pink card blank 8 1/4 x 5 3/4"

White/black cardstock

Christmas Window Die Beautiful View

Joy Die Set

In The Countryside 6 x 6" Painted Mounts

Distress Ink/Oxide Ink Pad: Peacock Feathers, Vintage Photo, Lost Shadow

Snowfall or clear acetate

Ruby Blooms 8 x 8" Paper Pack

Blending brush

Stickles: Star Dust

SBM A3 Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Glue/foam pads/red liner tape

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Place the window die on white card trimmed to 7 x 5" and run it through your die cutting machine. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Pop out all the die cut elements and set the "shadow" die cut elements to one side. Swipe the Peacock Feathers and Vintage Photo ink pads directly around your window, adding a distressed, textured look. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Ink the "Shadow" die cut elements with the Lost Shadow ink. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Apply red liner tape to the back of your window. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Cut your acetate slightly smaller than your window and adhere to the back. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Trim this beautiful mount, from In The Countryside, slightly smaller than your window. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Adhere behind your window and pop to one side.  

How To Guide - Step 8

Trim this beautiful decorative paper from the Ruby Blooms pack, to 8 x 5 1/2". Use your blending brush to apply the Vintage Photo around the edges. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere to your pink card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Fussy cut floral elements from another of the Ruby Blooms decorative sheets.  

How To Guide - Step 11

Adhere your window to your prepped card blank and adhere the "shadow" die cuts in place. Arrange and adhere some of the 3D floral elements, along the bottom edge of your card, so they peek above the bottom of the window. 

How To Guide - Step 12

Adhere the rest of your florals around the top left corner before setting your card aside. 

How To Guide - Step 13

Die cut 3 "Joy" elements, from black card. 

How To Guide - Step 14

Glue together to create a more substantial 3D sentiment. 

How To Guide - Step 15

Adhere your sentiment across the florals elements, at the top of your card before using your Stickles to add a touch of festive sparkle to your project.