Create a Card – October 8th

This week’s create a card is another Christmas one – sorry but with all the lovely Christmas products being released I can’t help myself!






  • Woodware stamp set “The Nutcracker”
  • Hero Arts CL543 “Very Merry Christmas”
  • Archival Black ink
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink
  • Perfect Pearls Mist – heirloom gold
  • Black Soot Distress Marker
  • Copics: Y38, Y35, R29,R24,E00,C5 &C3
  • Tim Holtz layering stencil
  • Neenah Solar White card stock – panel & card base
  • Gold foil cardstock – layer




  1. Cut Neenah Solar White card stock for panel – adhere to craft sheet
  2. Adhere stencil over top with washi or Post-It tape (a staple of mine)
  3. Mist with Perfect Pearls Heirloom Gold – set aside to dry
  4. Stamp nutcracker in Memento Black onto Neenah cardstock
  5. Color with Copic markers
  6. Fussy cut image out
  7. Use distress marker to ‘ink’ edges to give image a more crisp, defined look
  8. Stamp greeting using Memento ‘Tuxedo Black” Ink
  9. Adhere panel to gold foil cardstock – adhere all to card base.
  10. Adhere nutcracker to card panel using foam adhesive


Happy Stamping!

Wendy Signature

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