Friday, June 22, 2012

June SOTM: Life is Tweet card

Life Is Tweet Card

Helpful Hints

To create this artwork, follow the helpful hints outlined below.
  • Cut the following using the Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge:
  • Kraft cardstock card base: 4" Card <Square4> (p. 53)
  • Sand B&T Duos® plaque: 3 1/2" <Square4> (p. 53)
  • Kraft cardstock flower: 2 1/4" Shift <Flower5> (p. 48)
  • Cut the following papers:
  • 3/4" × 4" waves B&T Duos® paper
  • 1 1/4" × 1 1/4" Colonial White cardstock
  • Stamp large flower image with Cocoa ink on kraft cardstock flower.
  • Stamp the circle sentiment from the large flower image with Tulip ink on 1 1/4" × 1 1/4" Colonial White cardstock; trim.
  • Stamp medium bird image with Cocoa ink on scrap kraft cardstock; trim.
  • Sponge edges of all papers with Cocoa ink, excluding card base.
  • Attach sand B&T plaque to center of card base; stitch around it with White Daisy baker’s twine.
  • Assemble card, trimming right side of waves B&T paper and sponging exposed edges with Cocoa ink.
  • Stamp small flower images with Cocoa ink and embellish card, using 3-D foam tape if desired.