Be Jolly

Such a happy, jolly santa from the Be Jolly Stamp Set! So adorbs against the striped Gingerbread & Peppermint paper. Sadly, both are retiring soon. Get yours while supplies last.


Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.

Basic White

  • 8 ½” h x 5 ½” w scored and folded on the long-side at 4 ¼” h Card Base
  • 3” x 3” stamped layer
  • ½” h x 2 ½” w sentiment
  • 1 ½” x 1” scraps for stamping and fussy cutting the star and the bird

Real Red 4 ⅛” h x 5 ⅜” w Background

Basic Black 2 ⅝” h x 4 ⅞” w

Gingerbread & Peppermint DSP 2 ½” h x 4 ¾” w

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Using the Bark 3D embossing folder, emboss the Real Red background layer.
  4. Using the Black Memento ink pad, stamp the Santa on the 3” x 3” Basic White. 
  5. Using the Black Memento ink pad, stamp the star and the bird onto the Basic White scrap.
  6. Color all the images using the Stampin’ Blends. Add a little Wink of Stella to Santa’s hat & cuffs, as well as the bird’s hat and the star.  Fussy cut both the bird and the star.
  7. With Real Red ink stamp the sentiment to the 2 ½” x ½” strip of Basic White & use Paper Snips to create a flag banner on the right end.
  8. Use Stampin’ Seal to adhere
    1. Tthe DSP layer to the Basic Black layer and tie the Real Red Double Stitched Satin ribbon into a bow around the left side of these layers.
    2. The embossed Real Red layer to your folded card front.
    3. The DSP panel with the bow onto the card centering side to side & up and downl.
    4. The 3” x 3” Stamped piece to the card at an angle.
  9. Using Stampin’ Dimensionals, adhere the sentiment to the lower left of the card and with a mini Stampin’ Dimensional, place the star to the upper left corner of the sentiment.
  10. Using Stampin’ Dimensionals, adhere the bird so it’s sitting in Santa’s hand.
  11. Stamp and decorate the inside and attach with Stampin’ Seal.
  12. Decorate your envelope.
  13. It’s ready to send someone some Christmas joy!
Shopping List

Stamper’s Toolkit

You will also need adhesive, acrylic blocks, scissors and other basic PaperCrafting items from the Stamper’s Toolkit