Glitzy Graduate Card

By  Carolyn Lontin 

size: 6-1/2"x5"

  • Glitzy Graduate Card


  • Halcraft White Card, 5”x6-1/2”
  • Cardstock: red, black
  • Karen Foster Design Graduation Collection Papers: Graduation Fanfare, Celebrate Success
  • Karen Foster Design Sparkle Burst Brad
  • Karen Foster Design Midnight Scrapper’s Spool


  • Provo Craft Cricut Electronic Cutting System and Wrap It Up Cartridge
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, clear dots, foam dots

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil
  • 1. Cut 6-1/4"x4-3/4" black cardstock panel and 6"x4-1/2" Graduation Fanfare panel; layer and adhere panels to card.
  • 2. Using electronic cutting system, cut a 5" Grad Hat from black cardstock; adhere to card with foam dots.
  • 3. Cut a 5" Grad Hat Shadow from Celebrate Success paper. Insert sparkle brad through center and adhere to black hat with foam dots.
  • 4. Cut a 3" title from red cardstock; adhere to card as shown.
  • 5. Wrap floss around four fingers about 10 times to make a loop. Cut loops at one end and tie a short floss length around opposite end to create tassel. Adhere tassel knot to cardstock cut-out with a clear dot.
  • Tip
  • 1. Customize cap colors to fit the school. Create mini caps to top party favors and invitations, too.