Paper

Perk Up Card

By  Michelle Woerner 

Invite a friend out for a much-needed coffee break, or just remind her that she's loved, with this cute pick-me-up.

  • Perk Up Card
  • Closeup View

Materials

  • Gina K. Designs Pure Luxury White Cardstock
  • Pebbles, Inc. Seen and Noted Collection 6”x6” Paper Pad
  • Buttons Galore & More Red Button
  • Studio Calico Wood Veneer Embellishments: Hearts, Alphabet
  • Want2Scrap Say it with Baby Bling Silver Rhinestones
  • The Twinery Mandarin Baker's Twine

Tools

  • Fresh Squeezed Stamps Hot Hot Hot Clear Stamp Set
  • Acrylic block
  • Corner rounder punch
  • Tsukineko VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L 3-D Foam Squares

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, detail scissors, scoring tool, ruler, pencil
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x5-1/2" White top-fold card. Cut 4-1/4"x5-1/2" panel from scalloped pennant paper; adhere to card front. Round bottom right corner on both card layers with punch.
  • 2. Cut 3-1/4"x5-1/4" blue days-of-the-week paper panel; adhere to left side of card.
  • 3. Cut 1-1/2"x4-1/2" red/white heart paper strip and 2-1/4"x4" White cardstock strip. Trim one end of each strip to create banners. Layer and adhere to left side of card over blue panel.
  • 4. Stamp Onyx Black cup image onto White cardstock; detail cut cup and adhere to card using foam squares.
  • 5. Stamp cup label onto chevron paper; detail cut label and adhere to cup.
  • 6. Stamp Onyx Black sentiment onto White cardstock and trim into long banner shape. Tie twine around end of banner and adhere to card using foam squares.
  • 7. Adhere button, rhinestones, and wood veneer accents as shown using liquid glue; let dry.
  • Tip
  • 1. For fun texture, use permanent ink to stamp cup image onto craft foam to mimic a foam cup or onto recycled plastic from a real take-out coffee cup.