“You Glow, Girl” Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper Sunflower Medium Prismatics, X-Press It White Blending Card
  • American Crafts Dear Lizzie Papers: Enchanted Collection Fashionable Peony, City Park Collection Bay Park
  • Pewter brad
  • Crocheted lace trim

Tools

  • Sewing machine and white thread
  • Die-cutting system
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities Dies: Standard Circles SM, Standard Circles LG, Classic Scalloped Circles SM
  • Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Moonlight Whispers Collection Caroline Stamp Set
  • Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
  • .Too Marker Corp. COPIC Markers: E000, E00, E33, Y21, R20, B0000, W00
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive; X-Press It Foam Tape, 1/2”

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, scoring tool, ruler, pencil, paper piercer and mat

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 4-1/4”x5-1/2” yellow top-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut and adhere 4”x5-1/4” blue floral paper panel to card.

STEP 3

  • Stamp image onto Blending Card; trim to 2-1/4”x4-3/8”.

STEP 4

  • Use photo as guide to color image with markers.

STEP 5

  • Cut 2-3/4”x4-5/8” blue dot paper panel. Adhere image to panel, closer to left edge.

STEP 6

  • Zig-zag stitch around edges of image panel. Mat layered panel on yellow cardstock; adhere to floral panel.

STEP 7

  • Cut and adhere 5-1/4” length of lace trim to right edge of layered panel.

STEP 8

  • Stamp sentiment onto white cardstock; die-cut into SM circle. Die cut slightly larger blue dot LG circle and use to mat sentiment. Die cut larger yellow scalloped circle. Adhere circles together.

STEP 9

  • Pierce hole in sentiment circle, insert brad, and adhere to card front using foam tape.

Tip

  • 1. Prismatics cardstock has a subtle, pearlescent sheen, making it a perfect match for this “glowing” image.
by Michele Boyer
“You Glow, Girl” Card
“You Glow, Girl” Card