Think Pink Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: black, white
  • Pink striped paper
  • White grosgrain ribbon
  • Black mini brads, two

Tools

  • My Favorite Things Think Pink Stamp Set
  • Stampin’ Up! Craft Punches: Circles, 1-1/4” and 1-3/8”; Scallop Edge Border
  • Ink pads: pink, black
  • Pens: pink marker, white gel pen
  • Paper adhesive

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring board, scissors, ruler, pencil, piercing tool and mat

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut 4-1/4”x11” black cardstock strip. Score and fold strip at 2-3/4” and 8-1/4” from one short end.

STEP 2

  • For card front, cut two each of following paper pieces: 4”x2-1/2” white cardstock, 3-7/8”x2-3/8” black cardstock, 3-3/4”x2-1/4” pink striped paper. Make sure stripes are vertical. Layer and adhere pieces together, creating two panels.

STEP 3

  • Wrap one panel with grosgrain ribbon, adhering ends at back.

STEP 4

  • Stamp black ribbon image onto white cardstock scrap; punch image into 1-1/4” circle. Color ribbon and edge circle with pink marker. Punch larger circle from black cardstock; adhere circles together. Adhere circle to ribbon panel; pierce holes and insert brads on each side of circle. Adhere panel to upper card flap.

STEP 5

  • Stamp small pink ribbons along bottom edge of second striped panel; outline with white gel pen. Adhere panel to lower card flap.

STEP 6

  • Cut 4-1/4”x1” pink striped paper strip; make sure strips are horizontal. Cut 4-1/4”x1-1/4” black cardstock strip; border punch one long edge and highlight scallops with white gel pen. Layer and adhere strips to bottom edge of upper card flap. Stamp black sentiment.

STEP 7

  • For inside card, create large layered panel in same way, wrapping ribbon around center. Stamp black sentiment onto white cardstock; trim to size and dot opposite corners with pink marker. Mat sentiment on black cardstock. Adhere inside card so only top line can be read when upper flap is opened.

Tip

  • 1. Use the ribbon stamps to create cards for other causes, too.
by Carolyn King
Think Pink Card
Think Pink Card Inside View
Inside View