Saturday, 16 January 2016

A Card for Helen

Its time for the LC Designs January Stamp Challenge and the theme is add bunting which is always a good way to jazz up a project. I made this card with my old school friend Helen in mind and her name is on the bunting but you should put your friends name on the bunting, or leave it blank.

Here is our prize for January, lots of lovely LC Designs goodies!
Our prize, worth £14.00 includes :

 A pack of 20 Scalloped Landscape Cards and Envelopes
 Large pack LC Designs 'Falling Daisy' papers
 Small pack LC Designs 'Falling Daisy' papers
 Four - LC Designs Dinkie 'Hedgehog' stamps

what you will need:
LC Designs Wavy Beach Huts stamp
LC Designs dinky text Sending Smiles
LC Designs Nice `n` Stripey Paper Pack
6" x 6" base card
pink paper
good quality white card
Crafts Too dotty embossing folder
die cutting machine
black Versa Fine ink pad
Hobbycraft clear stamp alphabet
small bunting cutting die
die cutting machine
pink, green and yellow card scraps
green bakers twine
2 small pegs
small heart punch

Cover the base card with pink paper.
Cut the white card to 5 3/4" x 5 3/4" and using the Crafts Too embossing folder emboss the right hand side of the card.
Stick the embossed card onto the base card.

Cut a piece of the yellow Nice `n` Stripey paper to 5 7/16" x 2 1/2" and mat and layer onto the pink paper. Stick the papers onto the card.

Using the LC Wavy Beach Huts stamp and black Versa Fine ink pad stamp the image onto good quality white card.
Cut the image topper to 4 7/16" x 3 1/2" and colour in.
Mat and layer the image topper onto pink paper and stick onto the base card at a jaunty angle.

Using the LC Designs Have a beautiful day text and the black Versa Fine ink pad stamp the text onto white card, cut the text to size and mat and layer onto pink paper.
Stick the text onto the card at a jaunty angle.

Using the coloured scraps of card and the bunting die cut out 7 pieces of bunting.
Using the Hobbycraft lower case alphabet stamp the letters for your chosen name onto the bunting.
Attach the bunting onto the green bakers twine and stick onto the card.
Stick the pegs onto the card and nip the bakers twine between.
Cut the bakers twine to the required size and stick the ends down onto the card.
Colour the top of the pegs green.
Punch 2 hearts from white card and stick to the 2 end pieces of bunting.

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