Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Create a Card

This card was created using the CTMH C1504 Fall Harvest stamp set.  The leaves were cut out using the new CTMH Cricut® Artiste cartridge and the Art Philosophy cartridge.  The papers used in this card are retired CTMH papers called Passages.

Here are the instructions so that you may recreate it.

4 ¼” x 5 ½” top fold card base

4 ¼” x 5 ½” Cocoa side B&T
4” x 5 ¼” Passages B&T
3 ½” x 4 ½” Bamboo card stock
¾” x 3” Bamboo card stock
1” x 2 ½” Bamboo card stock

Distress edges of Bamboo card stock piece.  Ink edges with Desert Sand.  Stamp Sentiment with Goldrush ink.  Stamp leaves with Autumn Terra Cotta on Bamboo, Honey and Goldrush card stock.  Cut out.
Attach Passages B&T to Cocoa B&T. Attach Bamboo card stock on angle as shown.  Insert two copper brads.  Attach two sentiment pieces.  Attach leaves as shown.  Insert hemp through button holes and tie a bow, leaving long ends.