Each Flower Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: pale blue, white
  • Papers: Cosmo Cricket Girl Friday Collection Wednesday, Graphic 45 Fashionista Collection Haute Couture, Pink Paislee 365 Degrees Collection Think Big
  • Fancy Pants Designs Road Show Collection brads
  • Fancy Pants Designs Floral Chic Collection rub-on
  • Cream silk ribbon
  • Cream embroidery floss

Tools

  • Spellbinders Paper Arts The Wizard Embossing & Die-Cutting System
  • Spellbinders Paper Arts dies: Nestabilities Peony, Shapeabilities Flying Beauties
  • Spellbinders Paper Arts Impressabilities Butterflies embossing template
  • Dark brown ink pad
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, Glue Dots Int’l. Mini Glue Dots

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, detail scissors, paper piercer and ruler, sewing needle, sponge dauber

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make pale blue side-fold card; ink edges.

STEP 2

  • Cut smaller panels from white cardstock and grid paper; ink edges. Adhere panels together. Apply rub-on sentiment.

STEP 3

  • Pierce border around grid panel. Backstitch floss through holes. Tie bow around panel; adhere to card.

STEP 4

  • Die cut four smallest flowers from blue paper. Crumple and smooth flowers; ink edges. Layer and join flowers with blue brad; adhere to ribbon.

STEP 5

  • Die cut two newsprint butterflies; ink edges. Adhere bodies to ribbon.

STEP 6

  • Trim portion from embossing template; adhere to card. Bend template elements for 3D effect.

Tip

  • 1. Use detail scissors to carefully snip the metal tangs that link the embossing template elements. Cut only a small portion from one corner; use the rest on another project or to emboss or stencil.
by Kazan Clark for Spellbinders Paper Arts
Each Flower Card
Each Flower Card