Here's a quick how-to:
I tried this card in both 1 and 2 layers. I like them both, but I like the card front popped up for a little dimension. It's simply masked with a 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" layer of paper die cut with Apothecary Accents Framelits. I used scotch tape to hold the template in place, and if you use regular weight cardstock, it's reusable several times. Then either use one color of ink, and stamp off the smaller trees once to make them lighter, or use 2 coordinating ink colors. Sponge the edges of the die cut window, lightly, inward, in a circular motion. Stamp the "Silent Night" word tree from Evergreen in Frost White Shimmer Paint, applied with a sponge. Before removing the die cut window, spritz a little shimmer mist over the whole scene (I created my own with a spray mini mister mixed with 2/3 rubbing alcohol & a few drops of Shimmer Paint). It makes your snowy scene look fantastic! Stamp your sentiment (Many Merry Messages) with either your 2 colors, or stamp, stamp off, and recolor "Blessings" with the same color Stampin' Write Marker. At this point, if you are layering the card, trim your panel down 1/8" on each side and adhere with dimensionals. Stamp inside sentiment. When your card is fully assembled, draw a little Crystal Effects onto the scene at the base of the trees and sprinkle with Dazzling Diamonds. This simple card will shine like crazy!
The blue card is done with Marina Mist and Bashful Blue.
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STAMPS: Evergreen, Lovely As A Tree, Many Merry Messages
PAPER: Whisper White or Very Vanilla
INK: Marina Mist, Bashful Blue, Early Espresso, Crumb Cake, Always Artichoke, Elegant Eggplant, Wisteria Wonder
TOOLS/ACCESSORIES: Sponges, Shimmer Paint, Crystal Effects, Dazzling Diamonds Glitter, Apothecary Accents Framelits, Big Shot