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Winter Snowbirds Card 1

Welcome Digi Divas and happy October! Fall is falling, there's frost on the pumpkin, and the season's first snow predicted to fall this year is October 29 - probably not here in Pensacola! My New Winter Snowbirds Digi Set is ready for your Holiday, Christmas, or Winter craft projects. This card is the first of three tutorials using this new set.

Suggested card size: 5"x7"


Hammermill® 100 lb. White Coverstock B60, B63, B66 - Snow

Studio18® - Rhinestone Cluster BG45, BG49 - Birds

Gypsy Red Glitter E33, E35, Brown MultiLiner - Vines

Nuvo® Glitter Drops - White Blizzard G12, G14, G16, G28 - Holly

1" Tear-ific® Tape R12, R14, R17, R29, RV89 - Berries

Foam® Tape W1, W3 - Shadows

Dimensional® Glue YR21, YR23, E37, E04, R05,

Tear-ific® Tape

To start I drew (2) two 5"x7' rectangles. I one of the rectangles I sized the Vine Frame image to 3-1/2"x6" and placed about 1/2" from the left in the rectangle. Placed a sentiment in the lower left of the vine.

In the second rectangle I sized the Holly & Birds 3"x3-3/4" and placed 5/8" from the left and about 1-3/8" from the top.

Print on Hammermill® 100lb. White Coverstock.

Cut the rectangles apart as shown. Cut the Vine image piece to 4"x7". Cut the Holly & Birds piece to 5"x7".

Color as desired, I chose to use Copic® Markers. The list of colors I used is above.

Added Nuvo®

Glitter Drops-

White Blizzard

on the snow.

Let Dry.

Fussy Cut the center of the Vine frame out. (If you are using the pre-colored image, use W1 for the shadows of the vine as shown.)

The Holly & Bird image color - list of colors above.

The Holly & Bird image should show through the Vine frame.

Apply 1" Tear-ific® Tape along the right edge of the Holly & Birds image as shown.

Burnish Gypsy Red Glitter into the Tear-ific® Tape using your handi-dandi finger tool👆. Dump excess onto coffee filter and empty back into jar.

Apply Foam® Tape to the backside of the Vine Frame image as shown.

Adhere the Vine image over the Holly & Bird image as shown. Then adhere the card front to a 5"x7" cardbase. Fold on the left.

OPTIONAL: I had an extra paper print of the bird so I cut it out and adhered it and a name plaque on the backside. Or you could use Tear-ific® Tape and glitter instead of the bird.

As an afterthought, I felt it was needing a bit more

bling. In my stash I found these rhinestones from

Studio18® - Rhinestone Cluster.

Come join us at Jan's Digi Stamps Challenges and share your card creations! We have a new challenge that starts the first Monday of each month. Two (2) ways to win- use your own designs or one of Jan's Digi Sets. TWO $6 Prizes are awarded. You can enter up to 5 times for each contest-no back links please. Hope to see you there!

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