Gingerbread House

I am back from holidays and getting into the swing of things again.  While I should have posted on my blog earlier this week, I took some time to create some videos with some helpful stampin’ tips and ideas.  If you would like to check it out, click here.  To stay updated on new videos, be sure to subscribe to my channel!

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I have been working with my new Christmas stamp sets from the Holiday Catalogue which is now live and products available to purchase.  Today’s card is a super sweet Gingerbread House card.

My card front is 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ Whisper White Cardstock.  I stamped my trees in Wild Wasabi ink from the set Santa’s Sleigh.  I used the gingerbread houses that I cut from the Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper to help me determine where to stamp the trees in behind.  Next I sponged Pool Party ink around the trees to create my sky.  I was careful to leave the bottom portion white.

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In this section, I stamped a “splash” image from Sheltering Tree in Versamark ink, applied Iridescent Ice embossing powder and heat set using the heat gun. Now I realize that this powder is retired but I’ll be honest I was feeling a smidge lazy.  To create a similar look, stamp in Versamark, apply and heat set some Heat & Stick Powder, quickly apply Dazzling Diamonds Glitter and heat set again.

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Adhere your houses to the front of your card using SNAIL and carefully tie a piece of Candy Cane Lane Bakers twine around the card front and finish in a bow.

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Attach your card front to a Real Red card base and your sweet gingerbread house card is complete!

If you haven’t seen the new Holiday Catalogue yet, click on the image below to check it out!

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