Delight Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: yellow, white, pink
  • Patterned paper: dark pink floral, light blue dot

Tools

  • Sizzix Big Shot or BIGkick Die-Cutting System
  • Sizzix Framelits Die Set with Textured Impressions Delightful Bicycle Set
  • Decorating chalks
  • Markers: green, gray, lavender
  • Blending tool
  • Crystal glitter glue
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam tape

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, detail scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 7”x5” yellow top-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut two white cardstock panels to same size as embossing folder. Emboss both panels with bicycle/grass embossing folder. Cut closely around grass and bicycle on one piece to create mask.

STEP 3

  • Align mask over second panel and use blending tool to apply blue chalk around mask and out to edges. Remove mask.

STEP 4

  • Use blending tool to apply gray chalk over bicycle and pale green chalk over grass area to reveal designs.

STEP 5

  • Color streamers and hearts behind bicycle with gray and lavender markers. Outline grass with green marker.

STEP 6

  • Double-mat embossed image on pink paper and white cardstock. Adhere to card.

STEP 7

  • Hand-cut two small cloud shapes from blue dot paper. Use blending tool to apply blue chalk around cloud edges. Adhere to card with foam tape.

STEP 8

  • Emboss basket on yellow cardstock scrap and sentiment on white cardstock. Align dies over embossed images and die cut shapes.

STEP 9

  • Accent basket and sentiment with chalk and glitter glue to reveal patterns. Adhere basket to card with foam tape. Adhere sentiment to clouds.

Tip

  • 1. For cute springtime place cards, stamp and die cut bicycles. Back with a tent-fold strip of cardstock to create a mini easel, allowing bicycle to stand. Emboss and die cut basket; fill with paper flowers and adhere to bicycle.
by Deena Ziegler for Sizzix
Delight Card
Delight Card