Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Hero Arts 3D Christmas trees

My friend Christine who lives in Georgia asked me to post this card.  It is one that I did awhile ago for the store where I no longer work.  It is in the Hero Arts catalog and I just tried to duplicate their sample.
It is a clear set.
1. I stamped each tree in the set (one large and two small) 3 times.
2, Cut each tree out cutting outside of the line.
3, Use the copic markers starting with the darkest green (G09) in the center.
4. Add the medium (G03) and then YG03 on the outside edges blending them all.
5. Color trunk using the browns. (E35, E39).
6. Score thru the middle of each tree from the top of the tree to the bottom of the trunk using the score-pal or tool of your choice.
7. Add adhesive to the back of each tree (I ran mine thru the Xyron create-a-sticker 1.5")
8. Join each tree together leaving one side open.
9. Adhere the trees to the front of your card.
10.Stamp and embellish.
note:  The trees fold flat for mailing.

Card Front
Information on back of card


  1. Just love all the samples. Hope this post goes thru. M&J

  2. Thank You my friend now I can make my cards. You do wonderful work. It is nice to have a friend like you to help me out. I have learned alot from you. There are some people that do not know what you have to offer. They are the loser not you. Have a great day and God Bless.

    Love and Hugs


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