Hi, Connie Nichol here today with a selection of shimmery foiled Christmas cards I made with Therm O Web Foil-Mates and Fancy Foils from Gina K Designs. I am new to the idea of foiling, and I have to tell you that I am in LOVE. Although I was initially intimidated by the idea, it is so simple to create these beautiful cards. You just place the foil of your choice over a pre-printed toner sheet (the Foil-Mates), run it through a laminator and the magic happens. Here are a few cards that I whipped up – once you start laminating foils onto patterns, it’s hard to stop! Just add a bit of ribbon or a couple of flowers and you’re good to go. You can even use the used foil for a card background as I did in the last card. The used foils are too pretty to throw out.
Here’s the Therm O Web Gina K Foil-Mates I used to create the card backgrounds and sentiments. I experimented with different colours of Fancy Foils – glittering green and radiant red, turquoise and silver. I think they all look great.
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you all get a chance to get your ‘foil’ on. It’s a lot of fun and you can make a lot of cards quickly and easily.