Perk Up Card

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Invite a friend out for a much-needed coffee break, or just remind her that she’s loved, with this cute pick-me-up.

Materials

  • Gina K. Designs Pure Luxury White Cardstock
  • Pebbles, Inc. Seen and Noted Collection 6”x6” Paper Pad
  • Buttons Galore & More Red Button
  • Studio Calico Wood Veneer Embellishments: Hearts, Alphabet
  • Want2Scrap Say it with Baby Bling Silver Rhinestones
  • The Twinery Mandarin Baker’s Twine

Tools

  • Fresh Squeezed Stamps Hot Hot Hot Clear Stamp Set
  • Acrylic block
  • Corner rounder punch
  • Tsukineko VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L 3D Foam Squares

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, detail scissors, scoring tool, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

Make 4-1/4”x5-1/2” White top-fold card. Cut 4-1/4”x5-1/2” panel from scalloped pennant paper; adhere to card front. Round bottom right corner on both card layers with punch.

STEP 2

Cut 3-1/4”x5-1/4” blue days-of-the-week paper panel; adhere to left side of card.

STEP 3

Cut 1-1/2”x4-1/2” red/white heart paper strip and 2-1/4”x4″ White cardstock strip. Trim one end of each strip to create banners. Layer and adhere to left side of card over blue panel.

STEP 4

Stamp Onyx Black cup image onto White cardstock; detail cut cup and adhere to card using foam squares.

STEP 5

Stamp cup label onto chevron paper; detail cut label and adhere to cup.

STEP 6

Stamp Onyx Black sentiment onto White cardstock and trim into long banner shape. Tie twine around end of banner and adhere to card using foam squares.

STEP 7

Adhere button, rhinestones, and wood veneer accents as shown using liquid glue; let dry.

Tip

  • For fun texture, use permanent ink to stamp cup image onto craft foam to mimic a foam cup or onto recycled plastic from a real take-out coffee cup.

by Michelle Woerner (www.stopandstamptheroses.blogspot.com)