Complete Cardmaking

Happy Christmas from Complete Cardmaking

22nd December 2014


Happy Christmas from Complete Cardmaking

Don’t panic – it’s never too late. Complete Cardmaking 53 has a fab selection of last-minute Christmas card ideas all using the free CD – this festive fancy is one of our favourites. Find out how to make it…


Have a jolly holly day

Complete Cardmaking 53 free CD

green, black & white cardstock

piercing tool

3D foam pads

Copic markers

black pen

googly eyes

Spellbinders Nestabillties Circles, Scalloped Edge & Scalloped Circles dies

snowflake embossing folder

manual die-cutting machine



1 Create a 5×7″ card blank from green cardstock. Print the digital paper and stamp onto white cardstock, colour the image and set aside to dry.

2 Pierce a border all around the card front, approximately 1/4″ in from the edge as shown. 

3 Die-cut a panel of patterned paper and adhere across the card front. Affix a slightly 2×5″ strip of embossed black cardstock across the top. 

4 Die-cut the image into a circle, matt onto a green scalloped circle before adhering to the card front using 3D foam pads.

5 Write the sentiment onto a piece of white cardstock, add a doodled border and affix to the right-hand side of the card front. 

6 Stick a pair of googly eyes to the card front to finish. 


This fab card was made using the Doodle Pantry elements and papers from the CD free with issue 53 of Complete Cardmaking. Visit Doodle Pantry website to see its full range of digital delights!



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