Monday, 27 August 2018

Merry Christmas Shaker Card

Morning Friends and Crafters, Today I am sharing a card I made for the launch of 'Winter Wonderland, one of Sara's Signature collections. It's jam packed with goodies for all of your Christmas Crafting. So here is a tutorial for a rare shaker card from me.

You will need:
Winter Wonderland Snowflurry
Winter Wonderland Snowflake Quartet
Winter Wonderland Yuletide Sentiment
Winter Wonderland Matt Mirror Card
Winter Wonderland Luxury Glitter Card 6 x 8''
Tissue Paper
Infusions Royal Blood
Tacky Glue
Red Liner Tape
Foam on a Roll
Centura Pearl White/Silver Card

Step 1: Take your glitter card, position the edger die, approximately 1/2'' in from the end. cut out then repeat at the other end. The use Red Liner Tape to secure acetate behind the design.

Step 2: Scrunch and unscrunch the tissue paper and place on to a glass mat, sprinkle with Royal Blood Infusions then spritz with water and let the wonderful colours spread across the tissue. Leave to dry

Step 3: Coat your backing paper with diluted PVA, add your tissue to this and secure at the back.Leave this to dry.

Step 4: Cut snowflakes and the 'Merry Christmas' from the matt Mirror card and secure in place with Tacky glue.

Step 5: Mount this onto a Centura Pearl base with 1/4'' border

Step 6: Run Foam all around the frame, making sure there are no gaps to let the contents spill out.

Step 7: Fill with large Mica Flakes and white Flowersoft 

Step 8: Place and secure the base over the top and your card is complete.

Thank you ever so much for joining me today, I hope you have enjoyed the tutorial and the finished card I have shared today. I hope you will join me again very soon to see some more inspiration. For now take care and Happy Crafting.xx


  1. Replies
    1. Thank you ever so much, So pleased you like it.xx

  2. Beautiful card Nick I must use these dies I have some of the collection but not all but know I have the snowflakes ❄️ xx

  3. Thank you Glenda, You must use them, it's such a wonderful collection, the snowflakes are super.xx

  4. What type of cutting machine do you use?

  5. Beautiful card.
    Thank you for sharing Nicola x