Free Christmas Card Pattern

 

 

Christmas Tree Free Parchment Pattern

 

 

First Download the Pattern:

 

 

Christmas Tree Free Parchment Craft Pattern
Free Pattern xmastree.pdf
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What you need

 

 

 

 

How to make the Christmas Tree Parchment Pattern:

 

 

Step 1

Step 1
FIX THE PARCHMENT OVER THE PATTERN, TRACE INSIDE THE TREE AND STAND WITH WHITE PENCIL. TRACE WORDS AND STARS WITH GOLD TINTA OR GOLD STARDUST PEN - FILL IN THE LETTERING IN GOLD USING A FINE BRUSH

Step 2

Step 2
ON THE BACK EMBOSS THE DESIGN INSIDE THE TREE USING A SMALL BALL TOOL

 

 

Step 3

Step 3
WHEN YOU HAVE FINISHED THE EMBOSSING TURN BACK TO THE RIGHT SIDE TO ERASE ALL THE WHITE LINES

Step 4

Step 4
TURN TO THE BACK AND FIX TO A BOLD DIAGONAL GRID ON AN EMBOSSING MAT. USING A SMALL BALL TOOL EMBOSS THE DOTS INSID THE STAR SHAPES.

 

 

Step 5

Step 5
REMOVE THE GRID AND WITH PARCHMENT RIGHT SIDE DOWN ON AN EMBOSSING MAT USE THE MICRO BALL TOOL TO OUTLINE THE STARS AT THE SIDE OF THE TREE, THE BIRDS AND THE STAR ON TOP OF THE TREE. THEN ON CARD- STIPPLE THE STARS AND BIRDS WITH A SCRIBER OR ARROW TOOL.

 

 

Step 6

Step 6
STIPPLE ALTERNATE SECTIONS OF THE STAR AT THE TOP OF THE TREE. EMBOSS THE SCRIPT AND THE BOW.

Step 7

Step 7
EMBOSS THE SIDES OF THE POT LIGHTLY WITH A LARGE BALL TOOL. FIX PARCHMENT TO A FINE STRAIGHT GRID AND PERFORATE THE REMAINING SECTIONS OF THE LARGE STAR

 

 

Step 8

Step 8
USE A SMALL and MICRO SUN TOOL TO DECORATE THE POINTS OF THE STARS.

Step 9

Step 9
USING A TWIN NEEDLE TOOL, PERFORATING MAT, PARCHMENT RIGHT SIDE UP PERFORATE THE OUTLINES OF THE AREAS BETWEEN THE DOT-EMBOSSED STARS.

 

 

Step 10

Step 10
FINISHING THE PERFORATIONS WITH THE FINE TWIN NEEDLE TOOL

Step 11

Step 11
USING PARCHMENT SCISSORS OR CUTTERS , CUT OUT THE SHAPES NEATLY

 

 

Step 12

Step 12
PUT THE PATTERN BACK UNDERNEATH THE PARCHMENT AND TRACE THE EDGE OF THE CARD AND MARK THE GRIDWORK AREA LIGHTLY WITH WHITE PENCIL

Step 13

Step 13
FIX THE PARCHMENT TO A FINE STRAIGHT GRID AND MATCH UP YOUR MARKS SO THAT THE GRID IS STRAIGHT. REFER TO GRID PATTERN AND PERFORATE THE DOTS. TURN THE GRID PATTERN ROUND TO MATCH THE PICTURE.

 

 

Step 14

Step 14
ON THE BACK OF THE PARCHMENT EMBOSS THE GRID DESIGN USING A SMALL BALL TOOL AND SMALL SUN TOOL, REFER TO PATTERN,

Step 15

Step 15
CUT OUT THE PERFORATION ON THE GRID DESIGN, REFER TO THE GRID PATTERN,

 

 

Step 16

Step 16
EMBOSS THE WHITE PENCIL LINE AROUND THE OUTSIDE EDGE OF THE CARD. USE A PAPER CUTTER TO CUT AROUND THE EMBOSSED LINE, CUT COLOURED CARD TO MATCH.

Finished!

Finished!
FINISHED! I HAVE USED BOTH GREEN AND RED CARD TO GIVE A CHRISTMASSY FEEL. SEW PARCHMENT TO CARD AT THE SPINE.