National Babysitter Day Calendar Card

By  Kathleen Paneitz 

  • National Babysitter Day Calendar Card
  • Inside View


  • Tropical Collection Brown cardstock (American Crafts)
  • Snorkel Collection Boardwalk paper (Cosmo Cricket)
  • Elements Cut-Outs sheets (Cosmo Cricket): Snorkel Collection; Everafter Collection
  • Transfers Sentiment Rub-Ons (Melissa Frances)
  • Lime velvet ribbon (May Arts)


  • Typing 101 Small Alpha stamps (October Afternoon)
  • Jet Black Archival ink pad (Ranger)
  • Zip-Dry Paper Glue (Beacon Adhesives)
  • 1. Cut brown cardstock to 7"x8"; score and fold in half. Cut smaller Boardwalk panel, ink edges black and adhere to card. Repeat for inside of card, using smaller paper piece.
  • 2. Cut out Elements images for front and inside of card; ink edges. Adhere children image off-center to card front; apply "Thinking of You" rub-on. Tie ribbon around card front.
  • 3. Apply "You're the Best" rub-on to Snorkel cut-out; stamp the word "Babysitter." Adhere three sides of cut-out to inside of card. Slip gift card into pocket. Tip: Collect a few alphabet stamp sets in various small fonts - perfect for card makers! Stamps can easily be combined with great rubons for customizing unique and original sentiments.
  • More May Celebrations
  • 1. 1 - New Homeowners Day
  • 2. 6 - No Homework Day
  • 3. 17 - NASCAR Day
  • 4. 21 - National Wait Staff Day
  • 5. 30 - Hug Your Cat Day