Wednesday, January 15, 2014

LACY VALENTINE CARD IN 10 MINUTES!

Valentine's Day is only a month away so it is time to get started on cards for those special people in your life! If you came to my January stampcamps (before I left for my California trip) you got to make the card I am featuring today, as well as the ones I'll post the next three days. (This is when I always remind everyone to be sure you have signed up - on the left side column - for email notices of new posts!)

 "LACY VALENTINE"
MATERIALS
LANGUAGE OF LOVE STAMP SET (Occasions Catalog 2014)
Wood Mount: #133074 - $16.95; Clear Mount: #133077 - $12.95
If using Clear Mount stamps you will also need Clear Acrylic Blocks
PINK PIROUETTE CARDSTOCK #111351 - $6.95 (pack of 24 8.5x11 sheets)
One half-sheet folded to make card, or one quarter sheet for card front panel to attach to a 4.25" x 5.5" card.
STRAWBERRY SLUSH IN COLOR '13-'15 CARDSTOCK #131295 - $6.95 
(pack of 24 8.5x11 sheets)
Cut one 3 1/4" x 5" panel; 
use the 1" wide scrap for the small punched hearts
 TEA LACE PAPER DOILIES #129399  $2.95 (pack of 32 doilies)
Fold one doily in half twice to divide it into four even quarters by the fold lines; cut on fold lines and select two pieces
 for opposite corners of the card
SHIMMERY WHITE CARDSTOCK #101910 - $7.95  (pack of 10 sheets)
You just need a piece for stamping and punching the center heart
STRAWBERRY SLUSH IN COLOR CLASSIC INK PAD #131178 - $5.95
FULL HEART PUNCH #119883 - $16.95
SMALL HEART PUNCH #117193 - $5.95
BASIC RHINESTONES #119246 - $4.95
STAMPIN' DIMENSIONALS #104430 - $3.95 (pack of 300)
2-WAY GLUE PEN #100425 - $4.50
STAMPIN' UP! ANYWHERE GLUE, OR SNAIL ADHESIVE

TUTORIAL
1. Stamp row of hearts with Strawberry Slush ink on top right and bottom left corners of the Strawberry Slush panel. Attach the panel to the Pink Pirouette card front.
2. Put glue or Snail Adhesive on the solid corner parts of the doily pieces and a little glue from the 2-Way Glue Pen on some parts of the lacy border areas; adhere to top left and bottom right corners of card front, aligning corners of Tea Lace Doily pieces and card. (Overlap on the Strawberry Slush panel).
3. Stamp Language of Love heart on Shimmery White Cardstock; punch out with Full Heart Punch.
4. Adhere punched heart with Stampin' Dimensionals to center of card front.
5. Punch three Strawberry Slush hearts with Small Heart Punch.
6. Glue a heart onto each Tea Lace Doily corner.
7. Cut a small piece of a Stampin' Dimensional that will fit on the remaining small heart; adhere to center of stamped heart. Put a Basic Rhinestone on the small heart.

2 comments:

  1. This is a very pretty, feminine card Suzanne. Luv how you were able to incorporate the lacy doilies. TFS!

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  2. Thank you Penny! I was rather excited myself to come up a design using the doilies. :}

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