Cards

Only One Like You Card

By  Kathy Roney 

size: 4"x6"

  • Only One Like You Card

Materials

  • Neenah Classic Crest Super Smooth Solar White Cardstock
  • Heartfelt Creations Majestic Morning Paper Collection
  • The Robin’s Nest Red/Gold/Silver Metallic Dew Drops Embellishments (dd132)
  • EK Success Martha Stewart Crafts Florentine Gold Luster Glass Microbeads
  • May Arts White Silk Ribbon, 1/4”-wide
  • Purple twine
  • Purple lace

Tools

  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting System with Nestabilities Dies: Labels Four, Decorative Elements Gold Labels Four, Decorative Elements Timeless Rectangles
  • Hole punch, 1/8”
  • Heartfelt Creations PreCut Stamp Sets: Majestic Morning Accents, Classic Message
  • Imagine Crafts Tsukineko VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad
  • Prismacolor Premier Soft Core Colored Pencils: Lavender, Parma Violet, Violet, Dioxazine Purple Hue, Olive Green, Kelp Green, Sand, Jasmine, Yellow Ochre
  • Odorless mineral spirits
  • Paper blending stumps
  • Bow-making tool
  • Adhesives: double-sided tape, liquid glue, foam dots, clear dots

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, wax paper, scoring tool, paper towels
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x6-1/2" White side-fold card. Die cut and emboss folded card with largest Timeless Rectangles die, placing fold slightly inside die.
  • 2. Cut 3-1/8" lace length; adhere to card front using tape.
  • 3. Die cut and emboss green paper using Gold Labels Four #4 die. Adhere to card using foam dots.
  • 4. Stamp flower image and sentiment on cardstock. Die cut and emboss with Labels Four die. Using photo as guide, color image with pencils and blend colors with stumps dipped in mineral spirits. Adhere microbeads to flower centers using liquid glue. Adhere panel to card using foam dots.
  • 5. Cut thank you tag from paper; punch hole in tag. Thread tag with twine, tie and loop; adhere to card with clear dot.
  • 6. Make multi-loop ribbon bow using bow-making tool. Adhere over twine.
  • 7. Adhere gold embellishments to bow and upper right corner of card using clear dots.
  • Tip
  • 1. To help release very intricate cuts from dies, die cut through wax paper and cardstock at the same time.