Turtle Doves Card

Materials

  • Gina K. Designs Pure Luxury Cardstock: Cranberry Tart, Fresh Asparagus, Ivory
  • My Mind’s Eye Lost and Found Collection Christmas 6”x6” Paper Pad
  • Pizzazz Aplenty Red Rhinestones: 2mm, 3mm
  • Divine Twine Red/White Baker’s Twine
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Poinsettia Mulberry Flower

Tools

  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting System and Nestabilities Labels Twenty Dies
  • Martha Stewart Crafts Branch Punch
  • Gina K. Designs My True Love Gave To Me Stamp Set
  • Ink Pads: Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black, A-Muse Studios Cherry
  • .Too Marker Corp. COPIC Sketch Markers
  • Sakura of America Glaze Clear 3-D Ink Pen
  • Adhesives: Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L 3-D Foam Squares

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring board, scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

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

STEP 2

  • Cut tan dot paper to 4”x5-1/8”; mat on red cardstock. Tie twine around bottom of panel, knotting at left side. Adhere panel to card with foam squares.

STEP 3

  • Stamp black image onto ivory cardstock; color with markers. Die cut/emboss image into label shape. Adhere to card with foam squares.

STEP 4

  • Ink sentiment black and “2” red. Stamp sentiment onto ivory cardstock; trim to size. Mat sentiment on striped paper, aligning bottom edges and leaving very narrow patterned strip visible at top edge. Mat layered strip on red cardstock. Adhere to card.

STEP 5

  • Punch several branches from green cardstock. Adhere flower to card as shown, tucking and adhering branches under edges.

STEP 6

  • Add rhinestone accents to label shape as shown.

STEP 7

  • Color over red heart with glaze pen; let dry completely.

Tip

  • 1. Use a clear, dimensional ink pen to add subtle shine to stamped designs. Add sparkle with tiny rhinestones.
by Michelle Woerner
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