Life Is Sweeter With Cupcakes
Design by Donna Idlet for Prickley Pear
Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from solar white cardstock.
Die-cut 27/8 x 41/8-inch frame from solar white cardstock.
Stamp sentiment toward top of solid rectangle die cut; adhere to card front.
Cut two pieces from clear fusible sheet to fit on back of rectangle frame, covering opening. Place clear pieces together and use Fuse tool to fuse edges together, leaving a small opening for sequins. Pour sequins inside and fuse opening closed. Adhere to back of frame.
Use foam tape to adhere frame to card front as shown.
Stamp cupcakes onto Blending Card; die-cut cupcakes. Color with markers. Adhere to card as shown with foam tape.
7. Decorate inside of card as desired.
1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from gray cardstock. 2. Cut two 4 x 51/4-inch panels from yellow cardstock. Adhere one panel to card front.
Cut a 33/4 x 5-inch piece of stars patterned paper; adhere to second yellow panel. Referring to photo for placement, die-cut a star from upper left area of panel.
Cut a piece of acetate to cover star opening; adhere to back of panel.
Measure and determine where star shaker will be located on card front; use pencil to draw a square on card front, making sure entire star can fit inside square. 6.
On card front, attach foam tape along outside edges of square, making sure there are no gaps between pieces.
Sprinkle star sequins inside square. 8.
Attach foam tape along edges on back of patterned paper panel. Remove adhesive liner from all foam tape and secure panel to card front, closing shaker.
Stamp Riley onto white cardstock; color with markers using glitter marker on star. Fussy-cut image and adhere to card.
Decorate inside of card as desired using stamps, dies and oval punch. ●
1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from heavy-weight acetate. 2. Cut 41/4 x 51/2-inch piece from lightweight acetate; secure to card front using repositionable tape.
Using piercing tool and foam mat, pierce holes around edges of card front. Thread needle with green floss and hand-stitch along sides and bottom of pierced border. Note: Remove tape as you go and leave top edge unstitched creating a pocket.
Punch circles from green and yellow cardstocks. Fill pocket with punched circles and sequins.
Using green floss, hand-stitch pocket closed along top edge. Note: Use a small amount of glue to seal ends of stitching on inside of card. Let dry. 6.
Cut a 41/4 x 13/8-inch piece from yellow cardstock; adhere to card front.
Cut a 2 x 2-inch piece from white cardstock. Stamp sentiment as shown using black and green inks. Adhere to green cardstock; trim a small border. Attach to card front using foam squares
8. Decorate inside of card as desired.