Steampunk Boo Card

Materials

  • Core’dinations Cardstock: CoreColor Collection Rustic, Core Essentials Collection Stormy Gray
  • Authentique Enchanted Collection Glowing Paper
  • Basic Grey Mixed Brads
  • Bo Bunny Et Cetera Buttons
  • Flowers: black silk, white paper

Tools

  • Stamps: Inkadinkado Steampunk Boo, small numbers
  • Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting System
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities Dies: Standard Circles LG, Beaded Circles
  • Stampin’ Up! Decorative Label Punch
  • Black chalk ink pad
  • Sakura of America Glaze 3-D Black Pen
  • Adhesives: Elmer’s CraftBond All Purpose Glue Stick, foam squares, clear dots

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, scoring board, pencil, paper piercer and mat

Directions

STEP 1

  • Die cut largest beaded circle from gray cardstock. Ink edges black; set aside.

STEP 2

  • Make 4-1/2”x4-1/2” top-fold card from orange cardstock. Placing fold just inside cutting line of largest circle die, die cut round card.

STEP 3

  • Using next largest die, die cut one circle from houndstooth side of paper and one circle from gray cardstock. Ink edges of houndstooth circle black; adhere to orange card. Adhere gray circle inside card.

STEP 4

  • With fold at top, punch label shape from center of card. Adhere card to gray beaded circle.

STEP 5

  • Punch label shape from large cardstock scrap. Place cardstock over card as mask, aligning punched shapes. Carefully stamp black sentiment in opening. Trace over bat with glossy ink pen; let dry completely.

STEP 6

  • Cut long, narrow strip from dot side of paper. Fold strip in half around left side of card front, but do not adhere; trim ends in a “v” shape. Remove paper “ribbon” and ink edges black. Fold ribbon around card again, spot gluing to secure. Pierce hole through ribbon and insert brad.

STEP 7

  • Lightly ink white paper flower black. Layer and adhere flowers to left side of card with clear dots. Adhere glitter button to center with clear dot.

STEP 8

  • Stamp black “31” onto gray cardstock scrap; cut to size and ink edges black. Adhere number to left side of card with foam square.

Tip

  • 1. Trace over part of the stamp image with glossy, three-dimensional ink to add subtle texture and shine to this design.
by Dawn Gehring
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