Tutorial | How To Make a Christmas Diorama Card

September is upon us and if you like to get a head start with your Christmas cards, then today’s project is a great way of starting. This card is featured in the current issue of Die-Cutting Essentials 28 and here is the tutorial on how to make it.

I have used beautiful papers from First Edition Paper, called Merry Little Christmas – it’s a lovely mix of greens, purples and reds. This card is perfect for posting, as it lays flat in it’s envelope and then stands up when displayed. Dimensions & supplies are down below.

Dimensions
4″x 6″ White card (x2) Score at 0.5″, 1″, 5″ & 5.5″
Front mats – 4″x 4″ (x1) & 4″x 3/8″ (x4)
Back mat – 4″ x 4″ (x1)
Circles – 3″ & 2,5/8″

This card is part of collection of cards that I made for issue 28 of Die-Cutting Essentials, using nesting dies to make Christmas themed cards. This month’s issue comes with a beautiful die set from Tonic. To order your copy, please click HERE.

Thank you for dropping by today. If you have enjoyed today’s project, please subscribe to my blog on the right and/or my YouTube channel so you don’t miss any future projects. You can also find me on Facebook and I’m happy to answer any questions you may have – I try to reply to as many comments as I can.

Helen Xx

Materials
Merry Little Christmas 6×6 paper pad – First Edition Paper
Square nesting dies – Tonic
Star nesting dies – XCut
Circle nesting dies – Tonic
White card
Gold twine – Hobbycraft
Glue dots
Tombow Multipurpose Liquid Glue
Narrow double sided tape
Dimensionals – SU!
Oh, What Fun stampset – SU!
Embossing Buddy antistatic tool
Versamark Watermark ink
Gold heat embossing powder
Heat tool
Manual die cutting machine

Posted in Cardmaking, Christmas, Design Team, YouTube and tagged , , , , , , .

Helen

Papercraft designer & educator. My aim is to inspire and provide easy to follow tutorials - so you can create my projects with ease. You can find my projects on my website, Youtube and in papercraft magazines.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *