Cards

Fabulous Butterfly Card

for  Faber-Castell

Send this gorgeous card to someone fabulous in your life.

  • Fabulous Butterfly Card

Materials

  • White cardstock*
  • Pink patterned papers*
  • White cardstock stencil*
  • Chipboard butterfly*
  • Pink enamel dot*

Tools

  • Gelatos® Double Scoop®*: Gold Champagne, Aqua Dolce
  • Paper Crafter Crayons™ *
  • Foam adhesive squares*
  • *All items can be found in Faber-Castell’s Designing with Gelatos® Kit

Basic Supplies

  • baby wipes
  • iron and pressing surface
  • aluminum foil
  • paper trimmer
  • scissors
  • 1. Make 5"x8" white top-fold card.
  • 2. Color directly onto white cardstock with Aqua Dolce Gelatos® creating green cardstock. Blend with baby wipe. Once dry, hold stencil over top of cardstock and color with Gold Champagne and Aqua Dolce Gelatos®; blend colors with baby wipe. Remove stencil and allow to dry. Use baby wipe to wipe off remaining Gelatos® from stencil. Trim stencil in half; adhere to card front.
  • 3. Mat stenciled panel with pink pattern paper and adhere to card front.
  • 4. To create chipboard butterfly, begin by covering iron with aluminum foil to protect the surface. Heat iron to medium to high setting and color directly onto foil surface with Paper Crafter Crayons™, melting crayon. Press iron with melted wax onto chipboard butterfly shape. Repeat process until chipboard piece is covered with melted crayon.
  • 5. Trim sentiment from pink patterned paper and adhere to card front.
  • 6. Adhere butterfly to card front using foam squares. Embellish butterfly with enamel dot.