Sending You Smiles Card

Materials

  • Bazzill Basics Paper Cardstock: White, Coal, Chocolate, Tangelo, Bee Wax, Chablis, Petunia, Sweetheart, Bahama, Bazzill Green, Highland, Granny Smith
  • WorldWin Papers Cutmates Darks Collection Cardstock Pack (Ripe Tomatoes)
  • Silver craft foil
  • Kaisercraft Wine Self-Adhesive Rhinestones
  • Turquoise double-faced satin ribbon, 1/2”-wide

Tools

  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting System and Dies: Shapeabilities Ornate Squares (S5-166), Shapeabilities Expandable Patterns Grateful Lattice (S5-164), Nestabilities Card Creator 5”x7” Matting Basics B (S6-002), Nestabilities Labels Sixteen (S4-301) and Labels Thirty (S5-157)
  • Penny Black, Inc. “T for Transparent” Sweet Wishes Clear Stamp Set (30-104)
  • Acrylic block
  • Sanding block
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Stylus Set
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Ink Pads: Pigment Frost White, Archival Dye Wicked Black
  • Adhesives: Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L White Thin 3-D Foam Squares, Beacon Adhesives 3-in-1 Advanced Craft Glue, removable tape

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring tool, scissors, ruler, pencil, sponge dauber

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 5-1/8”x7” white side-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut 6”x8” white cardstock panel. Place Matting Basics B template #7 on cardstock. Place Grateful Lattice within Matting Basics B template. Secure dies with removable tape. Die cut/emboss nested shape from cardstock.

STEP 3

  • Remove templates from cardstock and set aside cut-out shapes for future project, if desired. Mat lattice on black cardstock.

STEP 4

  • Die cut/emboss one row of Grateful Lattice from each remaining cardstock color. Before removing shapes from die template, use sponge dauber to stencil white ink through die openings.

STEP 5

  • Using photo as guide, fill in each row of lattice with different cardstock color; adhere with 3-in-1 glue. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Die cut/emboss Ornate Squares label from craft foil; lightly sand raised surface.

STEP 7

  • Weave 3” length of ribbon through holes on each end of label, leaving ends loose. Set aside.

STEP 8

  • Die cut/emboss Labels Thirty template #4 from black cardstock. Stencil inside edges of opening using sponge dauber and white ink; leave center of opening black.

STEP 9

  • Die cut/emboss Labels Sixteen template #3 from white cardstock. Stamp Tuxedo Black sentiment as shown. Adhere rhinestone above “i” in “smiles.”

STEP 10

  • Stack and adhere three labels together as shown, leaving foil label ends free and using foam squares beneath white label. Adhere layered label to lattice panel.

STEP 11

  • Fold ribbon ends to back of lattice panel and adhere with glue; let dry. Adhere panel to card front.

Tip

  • 1. To create enough components to make 13 cards in this style, simply cut each Grateful Lattice shape from a 4-3/4”x6-3/4” cardstock panel.
by Yvonne van de Grijp for Spellbinders
Sending You Smiles Card
Sending You Smiles Card