Holiday Card Week Starts Today!

On Saturday, October 4th, I'll be hosting my first Christmas Stamp-a-Stack of the year.  Participants will be making 10 cards, 2 each of 5 designs.  In addition, to the great cards we'll be making, I'll also have tons of samples available to inspire you.  To reserve your spot in the class, visit

And because I know that many of you live too far away to attend, I'll be sharing each of the card designs with you every day this week.  This first card features the Snow Swirled stamp set, which is on sale through September 30th for 15% off. 


Shopping List:

  • Stamp Set:  Snow Swirled
  • Ink:  Versamark, Night of Navy classic pad, Brocade Blue classic pad
  • Paper:  Glossy White Cardstock, Whisper White Cardstock, Night of Navy cardstock
  • Accessories:  Iridescent Ice embossing powder, powder pal, heat tool, brayer, navy grosgrain ribbon, SNAIL adhesive, whisper white envelopes (optional)

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  1. Randomly stamp snowflakes with Versamark ink onto glossy white cardstock. 
  2. Pour Iridescent Ice embossing powder over stamped images and shake off excess.
  3. Heat powder with a heat tool until melted.  Allow to cool.
  4. Ink up a brayer with Brocade Blue ink and brayer over snowflakes.  Wipe snowflakes with a paper towel to remove ink.
  5. Stamp small snowflake in Night of Navy ink to fill in spaces.
  6. Layer snowflake piece onto Night of Navy cardstock and tie navy grosgrain ribbon along one side in simple knot.
  7. Fold Whisper White cardstock (5-1/4" x 8") in half.
  8. Stamp greeting in lower right corner with Night of Navy ink.
  9. Adhere card to Night of Navy cardstock (4-1/4" x 5-1/2").
  10. Finish card by adhering snowflake strip to card front.

I have added an option to buy a card kit for each of the cards featured this week.  In this kit you'll receive pre-cut cardstock and ribbon to make 10 identical cards.  Cost is $25 per kit and includes shipping.  Please allow 10-14 days for kits to ship.  Visit  for complete details and stay tuned this week to see more card designs!

Happy Stampin'


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