XOXOX Card

Materials

  • Cardstock (Stampin’ Up!): Rose Red; Whisper White
  • Coquette Collection patterned (Prima Marketing): Chemise; Starlet; Vanity
  • Sheer black/white dot ribbon (May Arts)
  • Silver grommet (We R Memory Keepers)
  • Dark rose paper blossom (Prima Marketing)
  • Hydrangea Dew Drops (The Robin’s Nest)
  • Clear microbeads

Tools

  • Stamps (Inkadinkado): Birds Galore Set; Chelsea Sentiments Set
  • Ink pads (Tsukineko): Jet Black StazOn; VersaMark
  • Oval Maker (Creative Memories)
  • Heat & Stick Powder (Stampin’ Up!)
  • Heat tool
  • Grommet setter
  • Foam adhesive dots

Basic Supplies

scissors

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make white top-fold card base. Cut 1-3/4”x5-3/4” strip from each dot paper. Leaving 1/8” border all around, adhere strips to top and bottom of card front. Stamp sentiment at bottom right.

STEP 2

  • Cut 2”x5-3/4” Rose Red strip; adhere to center of card. Cut white cardstock oval and set grommet in one edge. Tie ribbon through hole and adhere oval to Rose Red strip, to left of center.

STEP 3

  • Use watermark ink to stamp desired bird image onto purple side of Vanity paper. Sprinkle wet ink with Heat & Stick Powder; shake off excess. Melt powder with heat tool and sprinkle it with microbeads. Carefully shake off excess and heat set once more. Cut out image.

STEP 4

  • Adhere Dew Drops along top edge of card, alternating colors. Adhere fl ower to card below white oval; adhere three Dew Drops to center. Adhere bird to card with foam dots.
by Lindsey Botkin
XOXOX Card
XOXOX Card