Sunday, March 1, 2015

Everyday Cards Project No. 006 - A Budding Friendship

Spring is right around the corner and I thought that the stamp set "A Budding Friendship" is the picture perfect mix of leaves and spring flowers that make today's Everyday Cards Project simply perfect.

  • White Daisy Card Stock
  • Flaxen Card Stock
  • Black Ink Pad
  • Canary Ink Pad
  • Chocolate Ink Pad
  • Sweet Leaf Ink Pad
  • Flaxen Extra Thick Twine
  • 3-D Foam Tape
  • Tape Runner or Liquid Crystal
  • Close To My Heart A Budding Friendship Stamp Set (D1602)
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Scissors
Paper Dimensions:

Card Base - 4.25" X 11" White Daisy Card Stock
Layer A - 4" X 5.25"  Flaxen Card Stock
Layer B - 3.75" X 5" White Daisy Card Stock

  1. Using an 11" X 4.25" White Daisy Card Stock Base, score in center and fold in half.
  2. Stamp Large Flower and Leaf outline image on layer B using Black Ink Pad, use canary ink pad for flower and sweet leaf ink pad for leaf coloring stamps.
  3. Stamp "My thoughts..." sentiment using black ink pad.
  4. Adhere layer B on top of layer A using liquid glass or tape runner.
  5. Add Flaxen extra thick twin to the bottom and form a bow.
  6. Adhere layer B on top of card base using 3D foam tape.
  7. For the card inside, use flaxen card stock and cut at 4" X 5.25" and layer white daisy card stock cut at 3.75" X 5". 
All the materials used on the project can be purchased on my Close To My Heart website at If you have any questions regarding the products and directions used on this layout, please feel free to email me at

Happy Crafting!


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