Peace on Earth

     Posted by Jennifer on December 23, 2015

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Is everyone ready for Christmas? I guess that’s a bit of a loaded question.  I want to show you a group of clean and simple Christmas cards. I also wanted to use a die that isn’t a traditional Christmas die…. voila!  I grabbed the Tim Holtz Sizzix Globe thinlet die and cut some gold pearl paper.  I found this cut so much better when I used the precision base plate and the Prima Tool ‘n one.  It has a brush that you run over your die cut while it’s still in the die and it frees all the loose little bits.  Both the precision base plate and the tool ‘n one are great tools to have if you are cutting many dies. They will make your life so much easier.   I cut the word peace from black card stock and the Tim Holtz festive words dies. (again, thanks go to the tool ‘n one for getting the words out of the die in one piece)  The globe had to be cut down just a little bit to fit the layer of paper. I found it easiest to mount the globe on the layer and then cut it to fit the base layer of paper. (exact cuts that way)  I think this would work beautifully with the copper metallic paper in the store as well.

This is a beautiful clean and simple card that holds great sentiment. My wish this holiday season is that we all find peace on earth.

7 Comments so far

  1. Kim December 23, 2015 9:43 am

    Jennifer, these cards are beautiful . .simple but beautiful.  The paper is perfect and the copper paper would totally work and be perfect for cards for the men !

  2. anne December 23, 2015 10:21 am

    I agree with Kim, this is a perfect masculine card for those single men!

  3. Barbara December 23, 2015 10:25 am

    I like it a lot. Simple, clean and gets the message across.

  4. charline December 23, 2015 10:48 am

    LOVE LOVE LOVE…… Thanks for showing us.
     

  5. LisaT December 23, 2015 12:57 pm

    So simple & elegant I love them!!  The more I see that die used the more I think I need it.

  6. Laura December 23, 2015 2:24 pm

    So pretty Jennifer. Love the simplicity…has a big impact!
    I think I need this die too.

  7. Evelyn Kostal December 23, 2015 5:03 pm

    Pretty and simple!

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