Saturday, June 1, 2013

If Friends Were Flowers

Pause Dream Enjoy Challenge #11: Use Foam Tape

If Friends were flowers . . . I'd pick you!

Cricut Cartridges:  Paisley
Designer Paper:  My Mine's Eye:  Reunion

A2 sized card = 5.5" x 4.25"
Card Recipe:
  • Mat 1 (red polka dot pattern) = 5.25" x 4".  Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
  • Fence:  use Martha Stewart punch on 1.5" x 5.25" white card stock.

Cricut Paisley cartridge
  • Flowers (with face) = cut at 2" from Cricut Paisley cartridge; found on page 27 of the folder.  Edges inked wiht Tim Holtz Faded Jeans Distress Ink.  Flower mounted with foam tape.
  • Face (on flower) = 1/2" image from Peachy Keens PK-490 Everyday Character Face Assortment set.  Pink chalk added to cheeks.
  • Twine = wrapped around flower pedals and taped on backside.  Twine is Friendship Twine purchased from Walmart in the children's craft section.
  • Flowers (without faces) = one at 1.5" and two at 1".  Edges inked with Tim Holtz Faded Jeans Distress Ink.
  • Sentiment "If friends were flowers . . . "  "I'd pick you!" = from Scrappy Mom's "Designers Choice" stamp set.

Martha Stewart punches

  • Fence: use Martha Stewart punch on 1.5" x 5.25" white card stock.
  • Baker's Twine = from the Paper Studio.  Attached with a bead of white glue.
  • Smaller flowers = from Martha Stewart punch.  Center of flowers created with Liquid Pearls.


Inside of Card
Inside of card:
  • Mat 1 (turquoise) = 5" x 3.75".
  • Mat 2 (white) = 4.5" x 3.25".

Inside of Card
  • Flowers = from Martha Stewart punch.


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