How To Create Holiday Card Backgrounds with Tsukineko Inks

by Lisa Mensing

In this video, Lisa shares experimenting with pigment inks, dye inks, and watermark inks to create unique looks over heat embossed backgrounds. She shares tips and tricks throughout the video and shares her thoughts on the process as she works on each background. 

Skill: Intermediate
Time: 15 minutes

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Let’s Make A Winter Wonderland Thank You Card

by LeeAnn McKinney

Hey there friends and fellow crafters. I’m here today making a fun quick paper crafting project — Thank You card with a Winter Theme! In this project, I create this card with a stencil, shimmery ink sprays, stamping, and heat embossing. Change the theme to make a thank you card for any holiday year-round.

Sending a handmade card is a thoughtful practice. Give someone a Thank You when they have invited you to a special party, gathering or gave a special gift.

Skill: Intermediate
Time: 15 minutes

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  • Echo Park Snowflake Stencil
  • Vellum
  • LetterIt Stamp Set
  • Recollections 110lb card stock

Quick & Stunning Holiday Cards in a Flash Made with Delicata Metallic Ink

by Nicole Watt

Running out of time for your holiday cards? Make a stack super fast with 3 colors of Delicata Inks and a holiday-themed embossing folder! This poinsettia imprint has a beautiful look for Christmas crafting. You’ll get caught up in no time with Nicole’s help!

Skill: Intermediate
Time: Crafternoon

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Make Beautiful Holiday Cards with Watercolor Effects Using Memento Luxe Inkers

Make Beautiful Holiday Cards with Watercolor Effects Using Memento Luxe Inkers

by Jowilna Nolte

How to create the best watercolor effects using Memento Luxe pigment inkers in pink and green tones. In this tutorial, I show you how to make 2 card designs with modern backgrounds. These easy-to-use inks create vivid colors that are perfect for Christmas ad the festive season ahead.

Skill: Intermediate
Time: 20 minutes

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  • Double-sided tape
  • Enamel dots
  • Diamante
  • Stamps – Kaisercraft

See How to Make Your Own Customized Ink Pads + Slimline Holiday Cards

by Lisa Mensing

In this video, Lisa is sharing how to create your own customized color palettes with uninked ink pads, Memento dye inkers, VersaFine Clair inkers and demonstrates her customized ink pads creating slimline Christmas or Holiday cards.

Creating your own color palette with Kaleidacolor un-inked pads is super easy! The sliding ink pad can be used as an ombre effect or as individual ink swatches.

Skill: Beginner
Time: Varies

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How to Use Fireworks Shimmer Sprays to Make Unique ThankFul Cards

by Jowilna Nolte

Today, I am sharing two quick ways of using your Fireworks Shimmery Craft Sprays to create fun and vibrant backgrounds. These spray inks can be used on cards or even in your art journals, decorative tags, and more. The best part is that you won’t be wasting any of that precious inks used and the shimmer on the finished backgrounds is simply gorgeous.

Skill: Beginner
Time: 15 minutes

Directions

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  • Enamel dots
  • Stamps Precious Remembrance Shop
  • Acrylic Block or stamping tool
  • Card Base
  • Adhesive
  • Diamante
  • White cardstock