Festival of Trees Shaker Card – Stampin’ Up!

I used the Festival of Trees stamp set and matching Tree Punch that are available as a Bundle in the Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog to create my card today.

Festival of Trees - Stamp With Amy K

My card design was inspired by The Paper Players #210.

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I started by punching a Tree Punch from a panel of Under the Tree Specialty DSP.  I set aside the actual tree shape and I used my 2-1/2″ Circle Punch to punch around the “negative” Tree Punch to create the window.

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I punched a 2″ Circle Punch from a Window Sheet and I adhered it with Fast Fuse to the back of the Tree Punch.  Then I adhered the leftover edges from one of my sheets of Stampin’ Dimensionals on the Window Sheet to create the raised edge around the tree.  I added a few of the Frosted Sequins to the window frame, then adhered it to a circle that I’d cut from Under the Tree Speciality DSP with a Circles Collection Framelits Die.

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I adhered the layered shaker piece to another panel of Under the Tree Specialty DSP with SNAIL.  I adhered the layered panel to a panel of Baked Brown Sugar card stock with SNAIL, then to a Cherry Cobbler card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

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I stamped the sentiment from the Festival of Trees photopolymer stamp set in Cherry Cobbler ink on a strip of Baked Brown Sugar card stock.  I punched the end with the Banner Punch and adhered the sentiment to the card front with SNAIL under the center and a Stampin’ Dimensional under the right side.

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I tied a strand of Cherry Cobbler Baker’s Twine through a Regals Designer Button, then adhered the button to the sentiment banner with a Glue Dot.

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I stamped the sentiment from the Festival of Trees stamp set in Cherry Cobbler ink on a panel of Baked Brown Sugar card stock, then adhered the Tree Punch with SNAIL to complete the inside of the card.

You can find a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this post.

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Card stock cuts for this card:
  • Cherry Cobbler – 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ card base
  • Baked Brown Sugar – 3-3/4″ x 5″ panel, 1/2″ x 2-1/2″ strip, 4″ x 5-1/4″ (inside card)
  • Under the Tree Specialty Designer Series Paper – 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″ panel, Circles Collection Framliets die cut, 2-1/2″ Circle Punch
  • Window Sheets – 2″ Circle Punch

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

18 thoughts on “Festival of Trees Shaker Card – Stampin’ Up!

  1. Love your shaker card and thank you so much for the how to! I will try one of these. Thanks for sharing your creativity!

  2. Love your festive shaker card Amy, the green and red look great with the kraft. Great use of this week’s sketch – thanks for joining us over at The Paper Players this week!

  3. What an adorable shaker card, Amy! Love how you’ve used the specialty DSP and the finished inside steals my heart! Thank you for joining us at The Paper Players!

  4. Love it, love it Amy! I haven’t done a shaker card yet and I think your card might be a great card to try my hand at it. I love the DSP that you choose to use, it’s wonderful with the tree punch, kinda like a pun, just with images 😉 And what a great finish, the punched tree looks perfect in the inside! I really love your card with it’s subtleties and yet the pop of details that draw your eyes in 😉

  5. Oh, this is adorable, Amy! I love shaker cards, and I love the tree shaped opening. Thanks so much for sharing your creation with The Paper Players!

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