Give it a Twirl Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: Black (Prism); Cream Perfect Paper Panel (My Favorite Things)
  • Origins 6”x6” paper pad (BasicGrey)
  • Black Royalty ribbon (My Favorite Things)
  • White crocheted trim (May Arts)
  • Black string
  • Black adhesive pearls

Tools

  • Dance the Night Away stamp set (My Favorite Things)
  • Ink pads (Tsukineko): Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMagic Wheat
  • COPIC markers (Imagination International): E000, 00, 31, 33, 53; R20; W00, 1, 5, 7
  • Black 3-D Glaze Pen (Sakura)
  • Sponge dauber
  • Sewing machine with cream thread
  • Adhesives: foam dots; clear dots; red-line tape

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make black card base.

STEP 2

  • Cut 4-3/4” black/cream lace paper square; mat on 5-1/4” square black cardstock mat.

STEP 3

  • Cut 1-1/2”x5-1/4” black cardstock strip; adhere vertically over left side of layered panel. Wrap crocheted trim around strip, adhering ends at back. Tie ribbon bow around strip, with bow 1” from top.

STEP 4

  • Trim cream paper panel to 2-3/4”x4”. Stamp black image; color with markers. Sponge edges with Wheat ink. Using black glaze pen, dot necklace and dress trim. Let dry completely.

STEP 5

  • Stamp sentiment onto cream paper panel scrap; trim into 5/8”x1-3/4” tag shape. Sponge edges with Wheat ink. Poke tiny hole in tag; tie to bow with black string.

STEP 6

  • Mat stamped image on black cardstock. Adhere to right side of layered piece, slightly overlapping crocheted trim. Adhere black pearl flourish across bottom right corner.

STEP 7

  • Adhere layered panel to card with foam dots.
by Michele Boyer
Give it a Twirl Card
Give it a Twirl Card