Whimsical Christmas Countdown By Betz Golden

Get ready for the Christmas holiday coming right around the corner with a fun tutorial from Betz Golden. Learn how to use Dylusions Stamps, Inks, Paints, and Shimmer Sprays to create a whimsical countdown perfect for preparing for the season!


Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 1

Step 1: Using a baby wipe blend Mushy Peas, Fresh Lime and Cut Grass paint into a Small Journal Insert Sheet.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 2

Step 2: Blend Sour Apple Paint over Arrow Stencil on Insert Sheet and Dirty Martini paint over Fresh Dots.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 3

Step 3: Spray Adhesive Canvas Blank with Bubblegum Pink Shimmer Spray, Postbox Red and Cherry Pie Ink Spray.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 4

Step 4: Fray the edges of the Adhesive Canvas Blank. Ink the edges of both pieces with Jet Black Archival Ink. Adhere the Canvas Sheet to the Journal Insert Page.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 5

Step 5: Stamp the three mushroom images from Toadstool Town Stamp and Deer from the Oh Deer stamp in Jet Black Archival Ink on a stamping platform. Do not remove the stamps from the platform.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 6Step 6: Paint one small mushroom and large mushroom in Cut Grass and medium mushroom in Sour Apple. Do not worry about painting in the lines or painting over the lines. Paint the dots on the mushrooms with Cherry Pie. Paint the base of the large mushroom and the deer in Melted Chocolate. Paint the dots on the deer Pomegranate Seed.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 7

Step 7: Place the sloppy painted images back in the stamp platform. Stamp twice with Jet Black. Repeat this process with the Deer from the Heads and Tails set. Paint it with Slate Grey and Rose Quartz Ink spray, by dipping brush into bottle.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 8

Step 8: Trim out the three mushroom tops making sure a little bit of the stump on the large mushroom is also included. Layer the mushroom tops on top on each other to form a Christmas tree. Trim out the deer head and fawn.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 9

Step 9: Cut Stark White Cardstock 1.25 by 2.5 inches and 25 squares 2 by 2. Stamp December on rectangle and dates on squares in Calypso Teal, Postbox Red and Cut Grass Ink using the Creative Dyary Stamp Set.

Whimsical Christmas Countdown Step 10

Step 10: Cut foam tape to squares and use to adhere the tree, fawn and title. Attach the deer head above the month and the heart clip under it. Outline tree in Holly Stickles. Use Diamond Stickles and Hydrangea Liquid Pearls to create bulbs on the tree. Use Confetti Stickles to add dots on the fawn.


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