Cards

Succulent Wishes Cards

By  Libby Hickson   for  Hero Arts

3"x3"

materials

Hero Arts Layering Paper: Blush Mixed, Sunshine Mixed, Sea Mixed, Snow
DCWV Natural Burlap Paper Stack
Hemp Cord, 10lb

tools

Die cutting machine
Hero Arts: Small Potted Succulent Stamp, Potted Succulent Frame Cuts, Butterfly Pair Stamp & Cut, Black Dye Ink
Prismacolor Premier Softcore Colored Pencils
Ranger Glossy Accents
Circle punch

basic supplies

Paper trimmer
Scissors
Hole punch

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1. Make three 3”x3” square top fold card from white paper. Cut three 2¾” square mat from different colored paper and adhere to card fronts. Cut three 2½”x2½” from burlap paper and set aside. 

2. Stamp Small Potted Succulent three times on snow paper with black ink. Color succulent images with colored pencils as shown. Fussy cut around stamped and colored images by hand or use matching die. Adhere each succulent to burlap square panels from Step 1.

3. Stamp sentiment on white strip of paper and round edges with circle punch. Hole punch each side of paper strip to thread twine. Knot ends of twine and thread through hole as shown. Adhere on top of succulent pot and tie together in back. 

4. Adhere succulent squares to card front. Apply Glossy Accents to succulent image and let dry.