Paper

Button Day Calendar Card

By  Kelly Anne Grundhauser 

  • Button Day Calendar Card

Materials

  • ColorMates cardstock (WorldWin): Chocolate Brown; Mossy Green
  • Snowed In Collection Starburst patterned paper (My Mind’s Eye)
  • Light Blue Tiny Alpha Stickers (Making Memories)
  • Assorted small buttons
  • Jute twine

Tools

  • ColorBox Creamy Brown Fluid Chalk Inkpad (Clearsnap)
  • Embroidery needle with white floss
  • Sanding block
  • Zip Dry Paper Glue (Beacon Adhesives)
  • 1. Make brown side-fold 4"x6" card base; sand edges.
  • 2. Cut 3-1/4"x4-3/4" patterned paper piece and 3-1/2"x5" green card stock piece. Ink paper edges; sand card stock edges. Adhere layers. Sew buttons to random starbursts. Tie jute around one button.
  • 3. Adhere button panel to card. Use letter stickers to spell "what button are you?" at top and bottom. Write message inside card: "Happy Button Day! Here are some buttons to use in your craft room. Enjoy!"
  • More November Celebration Dates
  • 1. Nov. 9 - Chaos Never Dies Day
  • 2. Nov. 13 - World Kindness Day
  • 3. Nov. 14 - OR Nurse Day
  • 4. Nov. 17 - Homemade Bread Day
  • 5. Nov. 19 - Have a Bad Day Day