Cards

February 14th Card

By  Vanessa Buzard 

size: 4"x9-1/4"

Materials

  • Pale olive green cardstock
  • Unique Boutique Collection Second-hand Stripe patterned
  • Metal: spiral clip; decorative staple; maroon mini brad
  • Epoxy heart
  • Green variegated ribbon

Tools

  • Rubber stamps: Calendar Set; Hugs Ribbon; Happy Valentine's Day
  • ColorBox Fluid Chalk Ink Pads: Olive Pastel; Maroon
  • Clear/iridescent glitter glue
  • Style Stix cone-shaped applicator
  • 1. Cut cardstock to 8"x9-1/4"; score and fold in half. Tear front long edge. Ink card edges green.
  • 2. Cut patterned paper slightly smaller than card front; tear bottom edge and sand all edges. Stamp maroon ribbon across top.
  • 3. Stamp green calendar on cardstock as shown; cut out. Ink edges maroon. Curl top left corner slightly. Tie ribbon to spiral clip and slide onto calendar edge. Adhere and staple calendar to patterned paper.
  • 4. Use glitter glue to adhere epoxy heart over number; let dry. Pierce hole through heart and papers; insert brad. Adhere patterned paper to card front. Use applicator to apply maroon ink around heart.
  • 5. Stamp maroon sentiment on patterned paper. Tie ribbon bow; adhere to stamped ribbon as shown.
  • More
  • 1. Use this same design to create fabulous, customized birthday cards for everyone.
  • 2. Use repositionable adhesive to create an actual mini calendar; just adhere layers together at top and peel away each month. Adhere calendar to large chipboard piece decorated like a memory page.