Birthday Monkey Card

Materials

  • Suede Brown Dark cardstock
  • Patterned: Stripes; Dots
  • Jute twine

Tools

  • Tailored Tin rubber stamp sets: On Safari; Simply Sentiments
  • Coffee Bean ink pad
  • Stacking Oval craft punches: 2-1/8”; 2-5/16”
  • Foam adhesive squares

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut cardstock to 5-1/2”x8-1/2”; score and fold in half. Cut stripe paper to 4”x5-1/4”, ink edges, and adhere to card.

STEP 2

  • Cut 1”x5-1/4” dot strip and 1-1/4”x5-1/4” tan strip (reverse side); adhere layers together. Ink edges and adhere to card.

STEP 3

  • Stamp monkey on tan side of paper; punch out with smaller oval. Punch larger oval from cardstock; adhere layers together. Stamp sentiment on tan paper, cut out, and ink edges. Adhere to card.

STEP 4

  • Punch two holes at left; tie jute through holes.

More

  • 1. Monkeys not your favorite jungle dweller? Choose from other critters in the set.
  • 2. Try embossing monkey and sentiment for extra bit of pizzazz!
by Melanie Douthit
Birthday Monkey Card
Birthday Monkey Card