Christmas tutorial: handmade nature-inspired Christmas cards

Christmas tutorial: handmade nature-inspired Christmas cards

I have been feeling a little uninspired by the Christmas card offerings in the shops this year so I decided to make a few cards of my own. I wanted to create a simple nature-inspired design and I've also felt a real affinity for gold this year… perhaps I'm just craving warmth in this draughty, old house!

When putting these cards together, I was inspired by jewellers 'Rust' and their beautiful way of displaying jewellery and also this gorgeous advent calendar by Lou. You'll need: a selection of nature-inspired images. I found some great images on this website and the tree scene here. thick white paper printer (black and white is fine) kraft cards and envelopes gummed paper stars scissors/craft knife double sided sticky pads

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