Memories of Home Tree Card

I have a nostalgic Christmas card for you today from our “Memories of Home” set on page 33 of our Holiday catalog.  I chose not to purchase the bundle Christmas Gleaming this time because I really loved this tree and the great fonts and sayings more in the Memories of Home set.  I still bought the Gleaming ornament punch pack.  The smaller ornament stamp is in this set too.  I have made other cards with the larger ornament punch, by just punching our our designer paper or punching out foil.  
I had fun coloring the ornaments just like the one’s my Mom used to have on our tree when I was growing up.  Back then everything wasn’t so designer or one color theme like the trees are today.
I stamped the smaller ornament and colored it and put our Toile Tidings Glitter Enamel dots on the ornaments for a bit of bling. Read on for Instructions and Supplies

Instructions:

Cut Shaded Spruce cardstock 5-1/2″ X 8-1/2″ and score at 4-1/4″.
Cut our a Stitched rectangle in Whisper White.
Stamp tree in Shaded Spruce ink. Color with Blends. Use Crumb Cake for the tree base.
Stamp saying in the top right in Real Red ink.
Wrap ribbon at the top and bottom corner and secure in the back with Snail. Add a glue dot under the ribbon to hold it in place on the front.
Stamp an ornament and color with Blends. Punch out using the matching ornament punch. Attach on either side of the ribbon with dimensionals. Add Glitter Enamel dots to the ornament.
Add copper stars to the tree.
Cut another Whisper White piece 4″ X 5-1/4″ and attach to the inside of the card.
Stamp your sentiment in Real Red ink.

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