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Altered Christmas Organizer

Show off your creative side and make an Altered Christmas Organizer from Carlene Eshelman for the holiday season. Mixed media art allows you to use a variety of materials to create an unexpected and unique object. Use this file to store recipients and paper scraps.

Altered Christmas Organizer


  • 4-1/2” X 6-3/4” small expanding file
  • 1-1/2” X 7” red strip cardstock
  • Ek success decorative border punch
  • Pointsettia flower on cardstock
  • 3” X 3” scrapbook paper for back ground
  • 4” X 6-1/4” scrapbook paper for back
  • 1-3/4” X 2-1/2” christmas image
  • 18” green glitter tulle
  • 7” green velvet ribbon
  • 7” white flat back pearls
  • Liquid glue
  • Glue gun/sticks


  1. Use liquid glue to cover top right corner of expanding file.
  2. Layer Christmas image in top right corner.
  3. Glue poinsettia flowers to left corner of file cover.
  4. Use border punch to punch red cardstock strip.
  5. Use hot glue to adhere border to bottom of file.
  6. Layer green ribbon on top of border.
  7. Layer white pearls over green ribbon.
  8. Use liquid glue to adhere 4” X 6-1/4” paper to back of file.
  9. Tie tulle to top gusset of file, and tie a knot.


How to Make an Altered Christmas Organizer:


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