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December Mood Board-Inspired Christmas Card

Hello there!  It's Andrea Shell with you today.  It's been a long time since I've guest-designed on the BRI blog, but it's always such a pleasure.  My favorite part is being able to combine products from multiple companies, as I've done on today's card.  Speaking of my card, it was completely inspired by the gorgeous December Mood Board (It will be revealed tomorrow, but I'm giving you a little sneaky peek).  I just love the colors and the wintry feel of the board!

When I saw Concord & 9th's Tiny Trees Turnabout stamp, I immediately fell in love with it!  It makes it so easy to create fabulous backgrounds for your holiday projects.  To help with placement, I used my MISTI and Concord & 9th's Original Turnabout Jig.  

I stamped the first three layers in dye inks and then silver heat-embossed the final layer.  Once I was finished stamping, I trimmed down the panel, matted it with navy cardstock, and adhered the piece to a white card.

For my sentiment I used MFT's Hand-Lettered Holiday Greetings.  I heat-embossed it with Brutus Monroe's Alabaster Embossing Powder, matted it with navy cardstock, and attached it with foam adhesive.  I finished with some sparkly snowflakes from my stash.  This card is perfect for mass production!

Thanks for stopping by!  


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