Holiday Greeting Plaque

Smoothfoam holiday plaque

From morning to night, may your holidays be bright!  This plaque is a holiday decoration you can keep up through the New Year. It can be hung on a wall or set on an easel.  Put it where light can shine on the glitter to make it sparkle.

Supplies you will need:

Two 5-3/4″ squares of holiday themed cardstock
Assortment of flat-back gems
12″ Smoothfoam Scrapbook Mount sheet
Two 6″ squares silver glitter cardstock
12″ sheet red cardstock
Die-cutting machine with with alphabet (or alpha stickers, chipboard letters)
DecoArt Snow-Tex Dimensional Medium
Craft stick, paper trimmer
Heavy-duty craft glue

smoothfoam panel with snow tex

1.  Apply Snow-Tex to the Smoothfoam sheet with the craft stick. Spread it as thin as possible and allow to dry.

2.  Cut out the letters with the die-cut machine. The larger letters are 2-1/2″ high, the smallest are 1″ high.

3.  Accent the image on the holiday cardstock by adhering gems and allow to dry.

gems on cardstock

4.  Glue each embellished square on top of a silver glitter square.

5.  Arrange and glue all of the elements on the sheet as shown.

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About Marilyn Gossett

I am a wife, mom, pet lover and a woman who has had a lifelong passion for creating art and crafting! I have been a designer, author and consultant in the craft industry for many years and I've authored 40+ craft books. I enjoy working with many mediums and I'm privileged to be on a team of such talented designers. I hope that our viewers enjoy the collective creativity!

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