High 5 Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: scalloped black (Bazzill Basics); white (Georgia Pacific)
  • Papers: Dutch Girl Audrey (Cosmo Cricket); Paper Pizazz black polka dot (Hot Off the Press)
  • Chipboard buttons (Cutesy Glam Designs)
  • Pearl stickers (K&Company)
  • White satin ribbon
  • Thin twine
  • Ultrafine white/iridescent glitter (Martha Stewart Crafts)

Tools

  • Ink pads: ColorBox Charcoal Fluid Chalk (Clearsnap); VersaMagic Cloud White (Tsukineko)
  • Permanent pens: Black Zig Memory System Writer (EK Success); White Gelly Roll (Sakura)
  • Cricut Expression die-cutting system and Graphically Speaking Cartridge (ProvoCraft)
  • Sewing machine with white thread

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make white 4”x5-1/4” card base. Cover front with scalloped black cardstock.

STEP 2

  • Cut smaller Audrey paper piece; sponge edges with white ink. Tie ribbon in a bow around paper and adhere to card. Machine stitch three sides.

STEP 3

  • Die cut flower from blue side of Audrey paper; remove petals on right side and sponge tips Charcoal. Tie twine through chipboard button; adhere to flower center. Adhere pearls down petal centers.

STEP 4

  • Die cut “HIGH5” from white cardstock and polkadot paper. Cut “5” from polka-dot die cut and sponge edges white; adhere to white die cut. Lightly brush letters with glue and sprinkle with glitter; let dry.

STEP 5

  • Adhere elements to card. Adhere three large pearls to scallops at bottom edge.

STEP 6

  • Use pens to add detail dots here and there.
by Regina Easter
High 5 Card
High 5 Card