Paper

Shower Time Invitation

By  Lauren Meader 

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

  • Shower Time Invitation
  • Inside Invitation

Materials

  • Cardstock: Stamper’s Select White (Papertrey Ink); Mauve Mist (Stampin’ Up!)
  • Baby Shower Umbrellas Mon Petit patterned (ProvoCraft)
  • White vellum (Stampin’ Up!)
  • Hydrangea Craft Seam Binding (Martha Stewart Crafts)
  • Mini Safety Pins (Making Memories)

Tools

  • Stamps (My Favorite Things): Shower Time; Behind the Scenes; So Inviting
  • Ink pads: Brilliance Graphite Black Pigment (Tsukineko); ColorBox Pink Pastel Fluid Chalk Inkpad (Clearsnap)
  • Stampin’ Write Markers (Stampin’ Up!): Mauve Mist; Blush Blossom
  • Embossing stylus
  • Craft punches: Marvy Giga Scallop Circle (Uchida); 1/16”, 1-1/4” and 13/8” circles (Stampin’ Up!)
  • Dimensional adhesive dots
  • 1. Cut pink cardstock to 5-1/2"x8-1/2"; score and fold in half. Cut 4"x5-1/4" umbrella paper piece; adhere to card.
  • 2. Stamp pink dot background onto vellum; cut out. Mat on larger piece of pink cardstock. Tie craft seam binding around layered pieces and adhere to card.
  • 3. Stamp sentiment onto separate piece of umbrella paper and punch into 1-1/4" circle. Punch 1-3/8" circle from pink card stock and adhere layers. Punch 1/16" hole at top of tag and pin to ribbon.
  • 4. Using black ink, stamp girl onto separate piece of white cardstock and again on scrap vellum. Color girl on cardstock with markers. Punch out image with large scallop circle punch and adhere to card.
  • 5. Stamp pink dot background over vellum umbrella image. Turn vellum over and firmly rub embossing stylus tip over dots from back, creating raised dots on front. Cut out umbrella and adhere over main image with clear adhesive dot.