Love You Card

Materials

  • Cream cardstock
  • Studio Calico Papers: Take Note Collection Executive, Pink Pearl, Cubicle; Classic Calico Collection Newsprint
  • Bazzill Basics Paper Paper Flowers: Primula Creamsicle, 1”; Bachelor White, 3/4”
  • My Mind’s Eye Follow Your Heart Collection Faceted Gems
  • My Mind’s Eye Kraft Funday Collection Everyday Fun Embellishments: Wood Banners, Twine
  • Orange chipboard flower button

Tools

  • Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting System
  • Lifestyle Crafts QuicKutz Scallop Edges Die
  • Studio Calico Mr. Huey Gold Color Mist
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Creamy Brown Fluid Chalk Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, clear dots

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 5”x6-1/2” cream side-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut 5”x6-1/2” Executive paper panel. Cut 5”x1-1/2” Pink Pearl strip; die cut with scalloped edge die. Cut 3-3/4”x3-1/4” Newsprint panel. Cut orange journaling card from Cubicle paper.

STEP 3

  • Ink all paper edges and wooden banner with Creamy Brown ink.

STEP 4

  • Spray white flowers with Gold mist; let dry.

STEP 5

  • Layer and adhere paper pieces to Executive panel as shown. Wrap twine twice around panel, adhering ends at back. Adhere panel to card front.

STEP 6

  • Adhere banner and flowers to card. Adhere gems to two flower centers. Thread flower button with twine, knotting at front, and adhere to third flower center with clear dot.

Tip

  • 1. For a more masculine effect, tear border instead of die cutting; replace flowers with metal gear embellishments.
by Celeste Brodnik
Love You Card
Love You Card