It's a Girl! Birth Announcement

Materials

  • Cardstock: Argyle Scoop; White
  • Double-sided patterned: Chocolate Stripe; Funky Stripe; Dotted Scoop
  • Make it... Personal Rub-Ons: It’s a Girl; Hearts & Doo Dads
  • White chipboard letters, GiRL

Tools

  • Craft punches: Super Daisy; 1/2” circle

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut argyle card stock to 5”x10”; score and fold in half, white side out. Cut 4-1/2” square from Dotted Scoop; cut in half diagonally. Adhere triangle to front bottom corner. Add stitch lines with black pen.

STEP 2

  • Use daisy punch to punch 22 flowers from Chocolate Stripe paper. Layer flowers in pairs, dot side up, off-setting petals. Adhere layers at center only.

STEP 3

  • Punch eleven circles from Funky Stripe. Apply rub-on swirl to each and adhere to flower centers. Adhere ten flowers to card as shown, adhering centers only. Slightly bend petals up for dimension.

STEP 4

  • Outline and dot chipboard letters with black pen; adhere to card. Apply “it’s a” rub-on above letters. Use pen to add three dots after rub-on.

STEP 5

  • For inside, cut 3” white cardstock square and mat on 3-1/2” Dotted Scoop square. Handwrite birth information and adhere to center of card. Draw stitch lines around both layers with black pen; adhere last flower to upper right corner.
by Tami Sanders for One Heart…One Mind
It's a Girl! Birth Announcement
It's a Girl! Birth Announcement