Creating your own cards can be so easy if you find a simple card pattern. Today I have a tutorial for you that is fast and easy. I love cards that I can put together in a matter of minutes---faster than I could go out and purchase one.
Materials: Regular card base
CS: 5 1/4" x 4" layer, Whisper White of any light color of cardstock 5" x 3 3/4"
Designer series paper 1 1/2" x5", two 1/4" x 5" strips of matching cardstock.
2 1/2 " circle made with circle punch and a 2" heart made using discontinued Framelits. Any shape can be used instead of a heart with this card pattern.
two small hearts from Glimmer paper. Pearls, rhinestones, or small flowers can be used here.
Using this card pattern, you can make a card for any occasion within fifteen minutes after you gather your materials that you want to use.
All you need to do is adhere the base layer to the card front. Then stamp your greetings in the right corner on the white and attach this to the first layer.
Adhere your designer series paper or you could use an embossed solid color of cardstock instead of the Designer Series paper.
Add the two accent strips.
Adhere the circle. Add the shape to the center of the circle using pop-dots.
To make your card making easy, find several simple patterns to follow for the lay out, choose a color combination and a stamp and you are ready to create your own creation for your friends.
All items used today are made with Stampin'Up products. Check out their fantastic stamping supplies by clicking on "Catalogs" on the upper right.