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Non-Traditional Holiday Cards

It’s about time to start thinking about and planning your holiday cards.  Here are some examples of beautiful cards without using the traditional red and green color scheme.14-ai-make-it-merry-and-scooter-cards

 

Supply list for 5″ x 7″ Make It Merry Sleeve:
D1617 My Acrylix® Make It Merry
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5771 Flaxen Cardstock
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
Z2033 Paper Fundamentals Whimsy Assortment
Z2145 Ponderosa Pine Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1985 Gold Shimmer Trim
Z2012 Sequins Gold Assortment
Z3017 Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection

Cricut® Shape:
Artfully Sent
7″ Sleeve <y> (p. 16)

Supply list for 5½” x 4¼” Warmest Wishes Card:
D1617 My Acrylix® Make It Merry
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2170 Ruby Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2114 Cocoa Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2145 Ponderosa Pine Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2105 Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z891 VersaMark™ Ink Pad
Z2461 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Peacock Green Marker
Z1985 Gold Shimmer Trim
Z2012 Sequins Gold Assortment
3174 Blending Pen
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Supply list for 5½” x 4¼” Making Spirits Bright Card:
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 2: Pattern 29
A1162 My Acrylix® Bright Spirits
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
X5762 Lagoon Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5930 Slate Cardstock
1292 Crystal Blue Cardstock
Z2173 Slate Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2155 Topiary Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2196 Smoothie Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2114 Cocoa Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2465 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Turquoise Blue Marker
Z2463 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Sap Green Marker
Z2459 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Pastel Green Marker
Z2461 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Peacock Green Marker
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1989 Slate Diagonal Striped Ribbon
Z2027 Mini Stapler
Z2097 Mini Staples
3174 Blending Pen
Z1686 Cricut® Art Philosophy
Thread

Cricut® Shapes:
Art Philosophy
¾” <Shape4> (p. 56)

 

14-ai-o-holy-night-cardSupply list for 3″ x 3″ O Holy Night Card:
A1168 My Acrylix® O Holy Night
X7190B Brushed Paper Packet
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z2105 Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2013 Sequins Silver Assortment
Z1979 Marvy® Uchida® LePen™ Journaling Pen

Lifetime of Happiness Stamp Set

Check out these gorgeous fall projects created using the Lifetime of Happiness Stamp Set:14-ai-lifetime-of-happines-cards-cricut-boxSupply list for 3¼” x 4½” Live in the Moment Card:
C1589 My Acrylix® Lifetime of Happiness
X7186B Pathfinding Paper Packet
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
Z2137 Olive Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2111 Chocolate Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2123 Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1852 Stitch Guide
Z1859 Foam Mat
Z3017 Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection
Thread

Cricut® Shape:
Artfully Sent
4½” Sleeve <l> (p. 29)

Supply list for 5½” x 4¼” Happiness Card:
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 1: Pattern 25
C1589 My Acrylix® Lifetime of Happiness
X7186B Pathfinding Paper Packet
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
Z2101 Autumn Terracotta Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2104 Barn Red Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2123 Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2137 Olive Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2643 Canary Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2111 Chocolate Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z3012 Pathfinding Assortment
Z1753 Sparkles Brown & Tan Assortment
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1994 Floral Embossing Folder
Z1852 Stitch Guide
Z1859 Foam Mat
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Supply list for 4″ Floral Wreath Gift Box:
C1589 My Acrylix® Lifetime of Happiness
X7186B Pathfinding Paper Packet
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
Z2101 Autumn Terracotta Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2104 Barn Red Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2123 Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2137 Olive Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2643 Canary Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2111 Chocolate Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z3012 Pathfinding Assortment
Z1753 Sparkles Brown & Tan Assortment
Z1849 Bronze Shimmer Trim
Z1852 Stitch Guide
Z1859 Foam Mat
Z1912 Corner Rounder
Z3017 Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection
Thread

Cricut® Shapes:
Artfully Sent
4″ Shift+Pocket Card <P> (p. 20)
Artiste
4″ 3D Object <r> (p. 44)

Snowhaven Cardmaking Workshop

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On December 5, we will be creating the Snowhaven Cardmaking Workshop.  If you are in Club, this is the time to order.  You need to order by November 7 by contacting me or joining the correct gathering on my website to receive it by the scheduled workshop date.

The Snowhaven Cardmaking Workshop Kit includes:
1  – My Acrylix Snowhaven Workshop Stamp Set (D-size)
2 – Snowhaven B&T Duos Papers
4 – Cardstock Sheets (1 Cranberry, 1 Glacier, 1 Whisper, 1 White Daisy)
15 – White Daisy Cards & Envelopes
1 – Red Enamel Hearts (Z2009)
1 – Silver Shimmer Trim (Z1799)
1 – Instructional Brochure

Basic Workshop on the Go supplies: All Workshops On the Go Kits use some or all basic supply items which I recommend you bring with you.  These items include a paper trimmerscissorsspongepiercing and embossing tool kitMy Acrylix blocks for stamping, and adhesives of your choice (which may include Liquid GlassGlue Dots3-D Foam, etc.)

Additional Supplies required to complete:
Cranberry Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2116)
Glacier Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2641)
Slate Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2173)

Coordinating products:
Snowhaven Paper Packet (X7188B)
Snowhaven Assortment (Z3008)
Best Christmas Stamp Set (D1613)
To You and Yours Stamp Set (B1403)
Polar Bear Holiday Stamp Set (C1557)
Bright Spirits Stamp Set (A1162)
Flakey Friends Stamp Set (C1506)
Frosty Fun Stamp Set (D1611)

Colors (for cardstock, inks, and markers):
Black, Cranberry, Glacier, Whisper, White Daisy

When you place an order of $50 or more, you get the Stamp of the Month set for only $5.
The Stamp of the Month is:
(November) It’s the Little Things

The current Constant Campaign is:
(November) Lucky 5

Here’s a closeup of my finished cards: 

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November SOTM – It’s the Little Things

The Close to My Heart November Stamp of the Month is It’s the Little Things.  Spend $50 and get this stamp set for just $5!

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These projects were created with this month’s Stamp of the Month set.

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Supply list for 5½” x 5¼” Congratulations Card:
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 1: Pattern 20 (with alterations)
S1411 My Acrylix® It’s the Little Things
X7191B Wanderful Paper Packet
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
Z2163 White Daisy Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2103 Bamboo Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2642 Flaxen Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2135 New England Ivy Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2137 Olive Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2140 Outdoor Denim Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2162 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2164 Sorbet Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2643 Canary Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2130 Indian Corn Blue Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2117 Crystal Blue Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2170 Ruby Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1985 Gold Shimmer Trim
Z1752 Sparkles Assortment
3174 Blending Pen

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Supply list for 9½” For You Gift Box:
S1411 My Acrylix® It’s the Little Things
1388 Colonial White Cardstock
Z1375 Kraft Cardstock
Z2163 White Daisy Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2643 Canary Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2162 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2170 Ruby Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2642 Flaxen Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2135 New England Ivy Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2137 Olive Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2641 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2130 Indian Corn Blue Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2192 Pacifica Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1988 Black Striped Twill Ribbon
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1985 Gold Shimmer Trim
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection

Cricut® Shape:
Artiste
9½” 3D Object <BdayBoy> (p. 68)

Cricut® Artfully Sent

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The Cricut Artfull Sent Collection includes:
1 – Cartridge (700 Images: Cards and Font)
3 – My Acrylix D-size Stamp Sets
1 – 12×12 White Daisy Cardstock Pack

With this cartridge, you will be able to cut a large variety of 400 projects!
50 – Pop up Cards
50 – Sentiment Cards
50 – Border Cards
50 – 4 x 6 Sleeves (Sized 3 1/2″ perfect for gift cards)
50 – Overlay cards 5 x 7
50 – 4 x 6 Pocket cards (great for use with Picture My Life)
50 – 3 x 4 Pocket cards (great for use with Picture My Life)
7 – 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Envelopes (with coordinating liners)
6 – 5 x 7 Envelopes (with coordinating liners)

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Supply list for 7″ x 5″ Hot Air Balloon Card:
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
1292 Crystal Blue Cardstock
X5772 Canary Cardstock
Z3017 Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection

Cricut® Shapes:
Artfully Sent
7″ Pop-up <3> (p. 3)
7″ Shift+Pop-up <#> (p. 3)

Featured item used in this video:
Z3017 – Cricut Artfully Sent Collection