You can create the perfect Christmas pocket card with the Making Christmas Bright stamp set. This special holiday project is perfect for sending lots of love and holiday wishes to everyone on your list. Coloring each of the lights with your favorite markers is also a special touch. Choose your favorites or make them traditional holiday colors.
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Stamp Sets – Making Christmas Bright (148046)
Card Stock – Real Red (102482); Garden Green (102584); Whisper White (100730)
Stamp Pads – Real Red (147084); Garden Green (147089); Gray Granite (147118)
Misc. – All is Bright Designer Series Paper (147892); Envelope Punch Board (133774); Snail Adhesive (104332); Real Red Solid Ribbon (144631); Gold Metallic Thread (138401); 2 ¼” Circle Punch (143720); Gold Faceted Gems (144141); Stampin Dimensionals (104430), Various Stampin’ Markers of choice
• Cardstock Real Red: 7 ½ x 7 ½
• Card Stock Garden Green: 4 ¼ x 5 ¼
• Card Stock Whisper White: 4 x 5 scraps for stamping
• DSP: 4 ¼ x 1 ¾
1. Follow instructions on the envelope punch board to score the real red cardstock.
2. To form the pocket:
- Fold the bottom (small) flap up along the score line and apply adhesive on the right side (near the edge).
- Fold over the right flap and press down to secure
- On the left flap, apply adhesive to the bottom side and fold over and secure
- Cut off the top flap.
3. Adhere the All Is Bright Designer Series Paper
4. Stamp the circle stamp in Garden Green on whisper white cardstock
5. Stamp the sentiment in Real Red and punch out using the 2 ¼ Circle Punch.
6. Adhere 2-3 Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back.
7. Prior to adhering to the card pocket, add the gold metallic thread.
8. Ink the String of lights stamp with Gray Granite and stamp on the top and bottom of the whisper white cardstock. Color in with various Stampin’ Markers.
9. Ink the sentiment in real red and stamp on the whisper white cardstock
10. Cut about 1 ½ inches of real red ribbon. Fold in half.
11. Adhere ribbon to the garden green cardstock with snail adhesive.
12. Adhere the whisper white cardstock to the garden green cardstock.