Cards

You Are The Best Card

By  Taylor Vanbruggen   for  Taylored Expressions

4¼”x4¼”

MATERIALS

Taylored Expressions Cardstock: Sugar Cube, Mint Julep, Cookie Monster, Lollipop

Taylored Expressions Hello Happiness Paper Pack, 6x6

TOOLS

Die cutting machine and Taylored Expressions Dies: Bloomers 1, Mini Bloomers, Bloomers Greenery, Label Stacklets 7

Taylored Expressions One & Only You Stamp & Die Combo 

Taylored Expressions 100% Wool Felt: Lipgloss, Cherry Blossom, Robin’s Egg

Memento Tuxedo Black Ink 

COPIC Markers

Doodlebug White Enamel Dots 

Adhesives: Scraperfect Best Glue Ever, Scrapbook Adhesives Foam Squares, Glue Dots 

Project Instructions

1. Make 4¼”x8¼” top-fold card from Lollipop cardstock. 

2. Cut 4” square panel from both Sugar Cube cardstock and patterned paper. 

3. Die cut three “you” scripts from Cookie Monster cardstock and adhere all three die cuts together. Die cut four leaf greenery designs from Mint Julep cardstock. Die cut two Bloomers 1 and one Mini Bloomers from various felt colors. Nest two sizes of Label Stacklets 7 dies to cut frame from Cookie Monster cardstock. 

4. Die cut smaller of the two nested labels into 4” square patterned panel from Step 2. Lay die cut patterned panel over Sugar Cube square panel and stamp “are the best” onto Sugar Cube panel within patterned paper opening as shown. Adhere patterned paper to Sugar Cube panel with foam squares. Match opening and adhere Cookie Monster frame to patterned paper. 

5. Color “best” and add highlights to die cut leaves with COPIC markers. 

6. Adhere leaves and flowers around outer frame. Adhere tripled layered “you” die cut to match up with the stamped sentiment as shown. Adhere white enamel dots to flower centers.