Paper

JOY & NOEL Cards

By  Mary Ayres 

size: 5"x7"

  • Noel Card
  • Joy Card

Materials

  • Cardstock or construction paper: white, bright green, light green, red
  • Cardboard letter stencils, 2”
  • Mini gold ornaments
  • Blue ribbon, 7” length

Tools

  • Colored markers & black marker
  • API Crafter’s Pick The Ultimate! Glue
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • 1. Measure and cut 7"x10" red or green paper rectangle. Fold rectangle in half creating 5"x7" card.
  • 2. For JOY card, cut two 1-3/4"x4-1/2" lt. green and one 3"x4-1/2" white paper rectangles. For NOEL card, cut one 1-1/4"x6-1/2" lt. green and one 2-1/4"x6-1/2" white paper rectangles. Use blue marker to dot outline around rectangles.
  • 3. Position JOY or NOEL stencil letters in center of lt. green rectangles. Use markers to color in letters. Use black marker to outline letters and draw black swirls around rectangle.
  • 4. Use markers to draw reindeer and bear shapes in letters. See photo as guide.
  • 5. Glue rectangles on front of cards.
  • 6. Measure and cut 7" ribbon length. Tie ribbon around top of mini ornament. Glue ribbon ends on card front.