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Cinco de Mayo Card

Cinco de Mayo Card

Cinco de Mayo Card

Designed by: Amy Law
Skill Level: Intermediate

Materials needed:

  • Blank Brown Card with Cream Envelope (JoAnn Craft Essentials- Textured Card Variety pack)
  • Chai Latte Cobblestone Paper (Fibermark)
  • Gold cardstock (Sizzix Little Sizzles Classics by Provo Craft)
  • Aqua Polka-dot print (Scrappin' Creations Power Pad)
  • White cardstock
  • Triangle Sewing card, Tokens & Trifles
  • Scallop edgers (Fiskars Paper Edgers Scallop)
  • 4x6 Treasure Tape Sheet
  • Diamond Beadlets
  • Kreinik Dimensional Threads: #4 Braid 3503 Red Flamenco, 3514 Blue Merengue

Instructions:
1. Cut your pieces first. Cut one strip of Chai paper, 1.25" wide and the length of your card. Cut a strip of Gold cardstock, the same lengthand 2.25" high, using your scallop edgers. Cut a triangle of Aqua paperslightly smaller than your Sewing Card. Cut two pieces of Treasure Tapethe same length as your card and 1" and 3" wide. Print your text and cutit out so that the strip is 3/4" high and the same length as your card.

2. Peel the white liner from your large piece of Treasure Tape andcenter it on your card. Next, center the Gold cardstock strip. Use your3514 Blue Merengue braid to begin embellishing the tape. Follow theedges of your scalloped paper, making loops as you go. Outline the edgesof your tape with the Blue Merengue and 3503 Red Flamenco.

3. Attach your Aqua triangle to your sewing card and attach the card toyour design. Mount your Chai paper across the center of the design.Apply your second piece of Treasure Tape centered on the Chai strip,and peel back the liner. Center your text on the tape. Embellish theremaining tape area by zig-zagging your Red Flamenco braid along the topand bottom of your text.

4. Use a piece of red liner to press all threads securely into the tape.Place your design in a shallow tray or ziplock bag. Pour DiamondBeadlets over the exposed tape areas. Swirl to cover fully and tap toremove excess beadlets.

Printing Instructions:
To print the instructions for this project click on the on the link above "Printable version" and then print the page using your web browser.

If you have trouble printing this page and would like us to send you a printed copy send a #10 SASE to: Cinco de Mayo Card, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102.


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