I'm just smitten with this months cards and i've already got alot of loving feedback. I've writeen some additional tips and tricks for putting your cards together below. Please let me know if you have any questions. And as always if you are ever missing any pieces please let me know. As you know all my kinds are hand assembled and hands sometimes drop things :) This month I have this amazing blue softer than soft wool thread. It's something new and I hope you like it.
Card 1 - Fold the navy cardstock in half to form card base. Attach the two strips of patterned paper and trim off the edges. Trim sentiment and attach to card. Wrap thread around card and tie in a bow. Slip button under bow and attach with glue. Attach flower trim and trim off excess. Add pen detail. This card has a white insert and a clear envelope.
Card 2- Attach patterend paper. Add ink or chalk to shade the birdhouse, attach to card. Color the grass green with a marker. Attach roof piece to card. Attach flower and rhinestone to roof. Add bird to the front of the birdhouse. Tie ribbon in bow and attach. Trim sentiment of choice and attach to card. This card has a white insert and a white envelope.
Card 3 - Fold cardstock to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment and mat with yellow cardstock, attach. Attach yellow gingham circle and blue flower. Thread button with wool thread and tie in a bow, attach. Tie ribbon in knot and attach. This card has a white envelope.
Card 4 - Fold cardstock to form card base. Attach navy blue mat and patterned paper. Attach yellow embossed cardstock. Trim sentiment and mat with small piece of navy cardstock, attach. Attach three yellow mini flowers and add glitter glue to centers. Tie ribbon in a bow and attach. This card has a white envelope.
Card 5 - Fold cardstock in half to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment, mat with blue cardstock and attach. Trim happy birthday sentiment and attach under flags. Tie a small bow and attach next to sentiment. Attach small scallop border to bottom of sentiment. This card has a white envelope.
Card 6 - Fold cardstock in half to form card base. Attach patterned paper. Trim sentiment and attach. Attach small blue flowers and add glitter glue to centers. This card has a white insert and a clear envelope.
Card 7 - Fold cardstock to form card base. Attach green mat and patterned paper. Loop ribbon on one end and secore with a bow, this should cause a gathered portion. Attach ribbon to card and trim off other end with a notch shape. May sentiment and attach over ribbon with pop dots. This card has a white envelope.
Tags - Thread tops of tags with wool thread. Trim sentiments and attach (one tag has a patterend paper mat to add). Thread button and tie in a a bow, attach.