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Sparkly and Whimsical Flat Shaker Christmas Card Tutorial | Christmas in July series

Thank you for joining me for this Sparkly and Whimsical Flat Shaker Christmas Card Tutorial. Let's jump right in.

I always have some A2 card bases made and on hand to make crafting easier, For my card panel I used a piece of watercolour cardstock and sprayed three Distress Ink sprays on it in Salvage Patina Oxide, Merry Mint Mica Spray and Winterberry Mica Spray. I worked between the colours until I was happy with the background. I flicked on some water for added texture as well.

Next, I created the shaker pocket with some leftover packaging and 1/4 inch double-sided tape, filled it with Rock candy glitter and Mica flakes, and sealed the top. For some added interest I cut out five snowflakes from silver glitter cardstock and added them to the design. I silver heat embossed my sentiment and fussy cut it out. I adhered everything with my liquid glue and added a few gems on top of the snowflakes for added shimmer and shine. I am pretty happy with how this card came together.

Thank you so much for taking this quick look at my Sparkly and Whimsical Flat Shaker Christmas Card Tutorial. If you would like a more in-depth look please check out the video below, I also have a complete supplies list in case you want to know exactly what I used. I hope to see you again very soon!!

In side news, I opened my Etsy shop!! I have a discount code if anyone wants to order some of my Chunky Floral Alphabet stickers or anything else fun in my shop!! The Code is THANKYOU10 I hope you will give my shop a look and let me know what you think of the stickers!!


Simon Says Stamp Joy to You and Yours stamp set

Tim Holtz Mini Paper Snowflake Dies

White 110lb Cardstock (Base)

Distress Watercolour Cardstock

Tim Holtz Sparkle Classic Kraft-stock

Tim Holtz Glass media mat

Tim Holtz paper trimmer

Sizzix Sidekick

Nuvo Deluxe Glue

Art Glitter glue

Fine Glue Tip

1/4 " scor-tape

Splat box

Distress Sprayer

Ranger Heat Tool

Salvaged Patina Distress Oxide Spray

Distress Mica Stain Merry Mint

Distress Mica Stain Cocktail Party

Versamark ink

Anti-static Powder Bag

Embossing heat tool

Coffee Filters

Brutus Monroe Sterling Embossing Powder


Grey Reverse Tweezers

Tim Holtz mini Snips

Tim Holtz Shears

Distress Rock Candy Glitter

Tim Holtz Mica flakes

Nuvo spoon

Tim Holtz Craft Pick

Studio Katia Embellishment Wand

Studio Katia Embellishment Tray

Studio Katia Icy Sparkle Crystals

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