Miscellany

Delightful Day Card

By  Jill Cornell 

size: 4-1/4"x5-1/2"

  • Delightful Day Card

Materials

  • American Crafts White Textured Cardstock
  • October Afternoon Woodland Park Collection: Cat Tail Pond and Crab Apple Orchard Papers, Word Stickers, Miscellany, Printed Chip Shapes, Flower Sack, Designer Brads

Tools

  • Black ink
  • Adhesives: adhesive runner, adhesive dots, foam adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, paper trimmer, sewing machine with thread, paper piercer, cornstarch
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x5-1/2" white side-fold card. Ink edges black.
  • 2. Cut 4"x2-3/4" panels from navy floral and pink stripe papers; ink edges black. Adhere panels, overlapping in center, to create 5-1/4"-long panel. Adhere sentiment banner to panel; machine-sew around edges.
  • 3. Wrap ribbon around panel to hide overlap; tie into bow. Adhere panel to card.
  • 4. Dust back of circle sticker with cornstarch to neutralize adhesive; adhere to card using foam adhesive. Adhere brad to butterfly chipboard; adhere to circle.
  • 5. Dust back of butterfly sticker wings with cornstarch; ink edges black. Slightly bend wings upward to create dimension. Adhere brad to body. Adhere butterfly to card so wings bend upward.