Sports Dad Card

By  Melyssa Connolly  for  PSA Essentials

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

  • Sports Dad Card


  • Papertrey Ink Kraft Cardstock
  • Echo Park Paper Co. This & That Charming Collection 6”x6” Paper Pad
  • Papertrey Ink Brown Button
  • May Arts Natural Jute


  • Stamps: PSA Essentials UBU All Star Peel & Stick Set, My Favorite Things Clearly Sentimental About Fathers Set
  • Tools: PSA Essentials Stamper Body with Black Ink Cartridge, acrylic block
  • Die-cutting system
  • My Favorite Things Die-namics By the Letters Dies
  • Sewing machine and tan thread
  • .Too Marker Corp. COPIC Markers, assorted shades for hair and skin
  • Paper adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, detail scissors, ruler, pencil
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x5-1/2" kraft top-fold card.
  • 2. Cut 4"x5-1/4" ledger paper panel; adhere to card.
  • 3. Cut 4"x1-1/4" wood paper strip; adhere across top of ledger panel.
  • 4. Using stamper body and Black ink, stamp sports kid images across ledger panel as shown. Color hair and skin with markers.
  • 5. Cut two 4"-long ruler paper strips and adhere to ledger panel beneath images.
  • 6. Ink sentiment stamp using ink cartridge and stamp near bottom edge of card.
  • 7. Die cut "dad" letters from desired paper; adhere to card above sentiment.
  • 8. Machine-sew around edges of ledger panel.
  • 9. Thread doubled jute length through button, wrap around card, thread back through button, and tie bow. Do not adhere button to card.
  • 10. Cut small pennant shape from desired paper; adhere to card under button.
  • Tip
  • 1. The clear stamp set used for the sentiment contains not only title-style sentiments but also wonderful phrases to finish off the insides of your Father's Day cards.