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This card was designed for Susan's Garden Design Team at Elizabeth Craft Designs. Susan's brand new Garden Notes Fairy - Rose Petal is featured on my card. Be sure to go to Elizabeth Craft Designs Blog for a full tutorial for this card.
Hello my crafty friends! My card today is a mini slimline which I created to showcase the Hollyhock from Susan's Garden Through the Garden Gate Collection . This is another great collection by Susan from Spellbinders . Card Base is 3-1/2" X 7" white 100# cardstock First mat is 3-1/4" X 6-3/4" adhered to card front using Clear Double Sided Adhesive Second mat is 3" X 6-1/2" adhered using Clear Double Sided Adhesive. Hollyhock S4-1191 was used to cut flowers and leaves from Susan's Specialty Paper. Copic markers were used to color flowers and leaves they were then shaped using Susan's Deluxe Tool Kit. Susan's has YouTube video on how to create the Hollyhock which you can find here . Happy Birthday was stamped on white piece of cardstock 7/8" X 2-1/4" matted with same red cardstock cut 1" X 2-1/2" then added to card front using dimensional tape. Hope that this has been inspiring - go make a card! Thanks for s
Hello My Crafty Friends! Today I have a Double Z Fold card (this card is such a fun card to create) I created and used Spellbinders Susan's Garden Floribunda Rose (new release through the Garden Gate S5-507) Spirea ( S4-1084 Spring Flora) and Eucalyptus (S4-1079 Autumn Flora Foliage & Ladybug) to embellish it. Double Z Fold base White cardstock 6" X 12" scored at 3" & 6" Fold on score lines ( 3" mountain fold 6" valley fold) White cardstock cut 4-1/2" X 9" scored at 3" & 6" (same mountain fold & valley fold) 1st Layer Measurements Green Cardstock 1 pc 5-3/4" square 2 pc 2-3/4" X 5-3/4" 3 pc 2-3/4" X 4-1/4" 2nd Layer Measurements Patterned Paper (Park Lane - Southern Charm) 1 pc 5-1/2" square 2 pc 2-1/2" X 5-1/2" 3 pc 2-1/2" X 4" 3rd Layer Measurements White cardstock Optional - sentiment and a place to write personal message 2 pc 2-1/4" X 3-3/4" Clear
Hello my crafty friends! Today I have a Twisted Easel Christmas Card for you which I have adorned with Spellbinders Susan's Garden Ice Skate s from the newest release Winter Garden . My skates were created to resemble my last pair of ice skates that I had. My parents had bought them for me for Christmas when I was a teenager. I had asked for white patent leather but I did not want fur around the collar but low and behold that is what my parents could find that year because way back then there was no internet to search. YouTube video for card base can be found here by Sam Calcott . Spellbinders Picot Petite Ovals S5-433 was used to cut large oval from red cardstock. Adhered to left side of diagonal fold front of card using Bearly Art Glue . 5-3/4" square striped paper ( Paper Studio Diagonal Stripe ) was adhered to inside of card. The Ice Skate Die from Winter Garden Release . I cut 4 from 110# white cardstock glued 2 together for 1 skate - I made 2. Using Ultra Thi