’Tis the season for a Christmas card snow effect you’ll want to learn how to make. The Christmas card ideas are endless with this fun technique!

Today’s video includes two parts.

Part one: I’ll be teaching you a fun and easy technique to create faux snow effects on your handmade holiday and winter cards. I learned quite a few do’s and don’t’s when creating this technique, all of which I share in today’s video. Plus you won’t want to miss the tip I provide about cutting out the pine cones!

Part two: The same Bundle of products used in today’s video are part of this month’s special edition card making kit. I’ll be sharing the completed projects with you in the video plus the details on how to place an order for your own kit.

Christmas Card Snow Effect Video

Learn how to make Christmas cards, or really, any winter theme card with this fun snow effect. Whether you want to make a beautiful Christmas card, a playful snowman, or a handmade nature scene card you’ll use this snow effect in creative ways!



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Christmas Card Snow Effect Details

Create cards just like this one using the Perfectly Plaid Bundle (stamp set + coordinating Pine Tree Punch).

One thing I love about the card I’m demonstrating today is the simplicity of the technique. The subtle details create an unexpected splatter pattern that’s both whimsical and realistic. Best of all, use this same technique with different ink colors to create interesting backgrounds on any occasion card.

Card Making Kit Excitement is Here!

Now that you’ve seen some of the fun things you can do with this technique let me introduce you to all the excitement with the Perfectly Plaid Bundle card making kit! This month’s kit is a special edition – allowing you to receive your pre-cut supplies earlier than normal so you can create them and use them for the holidays. I’ll do the prep so you can enjoy the fun!

This month’s special edition card kit will include:

  • FREE pre-cut cardstock, pre-cut designer paper, pre-punched circles and tags to make:
    • 2 full size cards plus envelopes
    • 2 gift card holders plus envelopes
    • 2 gold mini boxes perfectly sized to hold gift cards or small gifts

You will also receive a video AND a PDF tutorial making it easy for you to stamp right along with me from home. Work at your own pace, stopping and starting the video as often as you’d like. Whether you’re a brand new stamper or seasoned, you’ll love my card making kits! The PDF tutorial is perfect for those that prefer written instructions and include multiple pictures of each card along with cutting dimensions making them perfect for future card layouts and inspiration.


You will receive my card making kit for free when placing ANY $50 product order (before tax and shipping), using the exclusive kit host code 42K629D3 between December 4 – December 7, 11:59PM (ET), while supplies last.


Card making kit ordering begins today and will last through December 7, 11:59PM (ET), while supplies last. Ordering is simple and allows you lots of flexibility! Order what I’ve used or supplement with products you already own. I’ve got a complete list of the products I’ve used pictured below.


This card was included in the Simon Says: Traditional Christmas Challenge

Christmas Card Snow Effect Cutting Dimensions

  • Crumb Cake cardstock base is cut 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″, score at 4 1/4″
  • Whisper White cardstock layer is cut 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″
  • Cherry Cobbler cardstock layer is cut 4″ x 5 1/4″
  • Crumb Cake cardstock tag is cut 2″ x 4″
  • Wrapped in Plaid Designer Paper (white plaid pattern) is cut 1/2″ x 3 1/4″
  • Wrapped in Plaid Designer Paper (Shaded Spruce polka dot pattern) is cut 1/2″ x 2 3/4″
  • I used 35″ of Linen Thread to make the multi-loop bow as shown in the video

Look What You Get!

  • This is not a club and there is no monthly commitment.
  • Place any $50 product order (before tax and shipping) in my online store. Order these products or any others you’d like. Be sure to use the exclusive card making kit HOST CODE: 42K629D3 between the dates of December 4 – December 7, 11:59PM (ET), while supplies last and you will receive:
    • FREE special edition card kit which includes pre-cut cardstock, pre-cut designer paper, pre-punched circles and tags to make:
      • 2 full size cards plus envelopes
      • 2 gift card holders plus envelopes
      • 2 gold mini boxes perfectly sized to hold gift cards or small gifts
    • FREE video to stamp right along with me that includes lots of tips. Stop and start as often as you’d like to work at your own pace.
    • FREE PDF tutorial with step-by-step instructions, pictures, cutting measurements and a complete list of the products used.
    • FREE exclusive Live with Lisa event (Live demonstrations, a free bundle of tutorials and product prize drawings.) Click HERE for details.
  •  Kits will ship first-class mail no later than December 10 and will be mailed to the same address used in your online order.
  • The supplies needed to complete this card kit, exactly as shown, are listed HERE and below. You are welcome to use what you have and home and order whatever you’d like!
  • Card kit orders do not qualify for my free ordering gift.
  • Place your order here.

Perfectly Plaid Card Kit

Want the PDF tutorial for these cards? Click HERE.

These are the products you will need to complete your card kit exactly as shown. You can use what you have at home and order whatever you’d like! Click on any of the pictures and you will be redirected to my online store to place your order. Don’t forget to use the exclusive kit host code 42K629D3 to receive your free card kit, video, PDF tutorial and Live with Lisa event invitation. This month’s kit requires the use of a die cutting machine.

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PDF Tutorials
Whether you’re a new stamper, seasoned paper crafter, or a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator you will find my PDF tutorials easy to follow and inspiring! All the designs are exclusive to Lisa’s Stamp Studio. Over 50 tutorials to choose from! PDF purchases are available to anyone regardless of country.

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