Hello Card - Trees

By  Celeste Brodnik 

size: 4"x5-1/2"

  • Hello Card


  • Kraft cardstock
  • Jillibean Soup Papers: Grandma’s Lima Bean Soup Collection Dry Marjoram, Country Pumpkin Chowder Collection Pumpkin Puree
  • Paper Accents Kraft Tag, 1-5/8”x3-1/4”
  • Jillibean Soup Mustard/Olive Baker’s Twine
  • Jillibean Soup Stickers: Banner Bites No. 1, Alphabeans Diced Denim


  • Sewing machine and threads: red, blue
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Chestnut Roan Chalk Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: paper glue, American Crafts This to That Foam Adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, detail scissors, ruler, pencil
  • 1. Make 4"x5-1/2" kraft side-fold card. Ink edges Chestnut Roan.
  • 2. Sew three freeform borders, two blue and one red, around edge of card front.
  • 3. Ink edges of kraft tag Chestnut Roan. Wrap and adhere Olive twine several times around base of tag.
  • 4. Detail cut three trees from Pumpkin Puree paper. Adhere two trees directly to tag, tucking trunk ends beneath twine. Adhere third tree to tag with foam adhesive.
  • 5. Cut larger tag shape from blue side of Dry Marjoram paper. Adhere blue tag and small section of green banner sticker to card as shown. Adhere kraft tag to card.
  • 6. Adhere alphabet sticker sentiment to red banner sticker; trim and adhere to card.
  • Tip
  • 1. Freeform stitching adds a playful touch to card and other paper projects.