Fun fold cards are the perfect way to show off Designer Series Paper (DSP), and the Fine Art Floral DSP is too beautiful to waste. This card features an elegant pattern in the soft Petal Pink color and a beautiful cluster of flowers from the Art Gallery Stamp Set.
Stamp Set: Art Gallery
Dies: Floral Gallery Dies
Cardstock: White, Petal Pink
Designer Series Paper: Fine Art Floral DSP
Ink Pads: Petal Pink, Pumpkin Pie, Calypso Coral, Mossy Meadow
Embellishments: Artistry Blooms Adhesive-Backed Sequins
Ribbon: Fine Art Ribbon
Coloring Tools: Sponge Daubers
Adhesives: Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Seal, Mini Stampin' Dimensionals, Stampin' Dimensionals, Tear & Tape
Basic Supply Kit: paper trimmer, paper snips/scissors, bone folder
Take Your Pick (optional)
Cardstock Layers and Measurements
Card Base: Petal Pink (5 1/2" x 7 1/4" scored at 4 1/4")
Layer #1: Petal Pink (4 1/4" x 4 1/4" scored at 1")
Layer #2: Petal Pink (2 1/2" x 3 1/2")
Layer #3: DSP (2 3/4" x 5 1/4")
Layer #4: DSP (3" x 4")
Layer #5: White (2 1/4" x 3 1/4")
Later #6 - Inside: White (4" x 5 1/4")
Sentiment: Petal Pink (small piece/scrap)
Prepare Your Cardstock: cut/trim/score all cardstock and/or DSP as described above
Place the floral stamp on a block and add ink in the order in the next three steps
Apply Petal Pink ink, with dauber, to the flowers
Apply Pumpkin Pie ink, with dauber, to the center area of each flower
Apply Mossy Meadow ink, with dauber, to the stemp and leaf areas of the flower cluster
Give the stamp 1 or 2 good huffs (breaths) to reactivate the ink that may have dried and immediately stamp on the small piece of white cardstock (Layer #5)
Stamp the medium floral cluster to the larger piece of White cardstock (Layer #6 - Inside) on the lower left corner, to add a little decoration to the inside of the card
Adhere Layer #1 (Petal Pink) to the right side of the cardbase -- attach only the 1" scored portion to the center of cardbase
Adhere the inside White cardstock (Layer #6 - Inside) to the inside of the cardbase
Wrap a piece of ribbon around DSP Layer #2 and attach to the back of the DSP with Tear & Tape; then adhere the DSP layer wo the front flap of the Petal Pink cardstock (Layer #1)
Adhere the stamped White cardstock (Layer #5), then adhere the two layers to the front of the flap with Stampin' Dimensionals
Stamp the sentiment on a small piece of Petal Pink cardstock in Mossy Meadow ink.
Die cut the sentiment with the smallest label die.
Adhere sentiment to the top of the flap, over your stamped floral image
Adhere DSP Layer #3 to the left flap of the cardbase
Add sequins to the centers of the flowers on the top flap as well as the stamped flowers on the inside
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