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5 Ideas for Rubber Stamped Christmas Cards

Updated on October 4, 2014
Stamped Card Showing "White Christmas"
Stamped Card Showing "White Christmas" | Source

Looking for Ideas for Stamped Cards and Tags?

This page offers 5 ideas for rubber stamped Christmas or holiday cards using basic rubber stamping as well as more advanced stamping techniques. Photos, links and video demonstrations are included.

Please peruse the page and see if anything inspires you.

Also, If the card to the right interests you, there is a video at the bottom of the page showing how I made it.

Oh, and one last thing! Stamps, inks and other stamping supplies make great stocking stuffer gifts if you have a stamper, scrapbooker or card maker on your list!

Hand Made Christmas Card with Stamped Image of Sexy Lady Dressed in Santa Outfit
Hand Made Christmas Card with Stamped Image of Sexy Lady Dressed in Santa Outfit | Source

Card with Stamped Image of Saucy Lady

"Dear Santa. Define Good."

This sexy, saucy lady in her red Santa outfit, holding up a glass of bubbly is bound to bring a smile to most faces. Who among us hasn't silently asked the same question? "Dear Santa, Define Good."

This stamped holiday or Christmas card features a stamped image colored with COPIC Sketch Markers.

The poinsettia is a Sizzix die cut. The pompom on the gal's hat is given dimension with white Fun Flock and a rhinestone bead is at her bracelet.

Otherwise, I used cardstock, scrapbook paper and a red velvet bow for additional trim.

The Penny Black web site provides information about where the "to your wishes" stamp is available for purchase, or if you prefer, it is available at Amazon. Refer to the link at the right.

Thomas Kincaid Stamped Christnmas or Holiday Card
Thomas Kincaid Stamped Christnmas or Holiday Card

Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Village Stamp

This card features a stamped image of Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Village stamp.

I used black ink to stamp the image, then completed it using a technique known as Burnished Velvet ®, which was developed by a couple of local stampers.

For more info about the card and a link to a video demonstration of Burnished Velvet, please use this link: Thomas Kinkade Christmas Card

If you want to purchase a Thomas Kinkade stamp, please Google the term. Various web sites sell these items, or refer to the Amazon link to the right.

Hand Made Holiday Card with Steampunk Tree
Hand Made Holiday Card with Steampunk Tree | Source

Steampunk Christmas Tree Stamp

Inkadinkado Wood Stamp, Steampunk Christmas Tree
Inkadinkado Wood Stamp, Steampunk Christmas Tree

This is the Steampunk Christmas Tree stamp used in the photo. It works remarkably well with heat embossing.


Hand Made Card with Stamped, Steampunk Holiday Tree

How about a steampunk tee on your stamped Christmas card?

I made this card using the Inkadoo Steampunk Christmas Tree stamp. I stamped it with a watermark ink such as Versamark, then heat embossed using silver embossing powder.

I made a tag with a stamped, heat embossed sentiment. The card and the tag are layered onto turquoise scrapbook paper, which has been dry embossed using an embossing folder. I have also heat embossed around the edges with silver powder. Additional elements include a small silver-colored charm, turquoise and white cord and a silver eyelet.

The Inkadoo stamp is available for sale at Amazon. Refer to the link to the right if you are interested.

If you have never heat embossed, I have included a video demonstration below showing how its done.

Video Demo: How to do Heat Embossing

Stamped and Decorated Tag with Holly and Reindeer
Stamped and Decorated Tag with Holly and Reindeer | Source

Holly and Berry Cling Stamp

Magenta Cling Stamps, 2.25 by 3-Inch, Holly and Berry Flourish
Magenta Cling Stamps, 2.25 by 3-Inch, Holly and Berry Flourish

This cling stamp would work nicely in the tag shown. And because its cling, it will take up less space in your craft area.


Holiday Tag with Stamped Holly and Berries

How about a fancy Christmas tag instead of a traditional card?

In the tag to the right, I stamped the holly and berries using a rubber stamp by The Artful Stamper called Holly Berries. I don't think it is still available. The stamp at Amazon to the right would work equally well.

In m tag, I stamped the image using green pigment ink, then coloured in the berries using a red marking pen.

Rudolph is a die cut made with a die and the Big Shot Universal Embossing and Die Cutting Machine. I cut it from brown velvet card stock.

I used a border punch to create the scalloped edges, as shown. The brown scalloping is done using the same border punch and a strip of the brown velvet card stock.

Rudolph has a red rhinestone on his nose.

Lastly, I poked a hole in the top of the tag and threaded it with a piece of yarn or fibre that matched the tag's colours.

The White Christmas Card

If you are interested in the "White Christmas" card shown at the top, the video below shows how I made it. It features a stamped image and a generous amount of glitter and glitter glue.

Video Demo: White Christmas Card

© 2010 June Campbell

What's Your Favorite Rubber Stamp? - Happy holidays!

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    • junecampbell profile imageAUTHOR

      June Campbell 

      5 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @TolovajWordsmith: You betcha! LOL

    • TolovajWordsmith profile image

      Tolovaj Publishing House 

      5 years ago from Ljubljana

      It's hard to beat the image of smiling lady with bubbles in her glass:)


    • junecampbell profile imageAUTHOR

      June Campbell 

      7 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @hlkljgk: thank you!

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      7 years ago from Western Mass

      i love stamping. these are great for the holidays. :)


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