Celebrate Bicycle Card


Gail Booth

Celebrate Bicycle Card
By Gail Booth


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Designer Tip: Ink the edges of your die cut layers for more contrast.

Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. Card front: Place your card with the fold on top. Cover with Gypsy Jewels green ombre paper. Trace a 5"x6 1/2" vintage label on Gypsy Jewels green/yellow stripe paper with the stripes horizontal, remove template and cut out the label. Mat on white cardstock with a 1/16" border and foam tape on the center of your card.
  2. Pop out the die-cuts for the bicycle, ink the edges and foam tape together in numbered order. Foam tape on your card, as shown.
  3. Pop out the die-cuts for the medallion label and ink the edges. Journal the "Celebrate!" greeting on the #2 die-cut. Cut a "v" in the ends of a 4" length of blue ribbon and foam tape between the #1 & #2 die-cuts, as shown. Foam tape on the remaining numbered die-cuts and foam tape the medallion in place, as shown.
  4. Ink the edges of two extra artwork stars and foam tape on the top right of the card. Tie two lengths of the navy and purple crepe ribbon together in a bow, cut the ends in a "v" and Zot on as shown.
  5. Card inside: Glue a 4 1/2"x3 1/2" Gypsy Jewels green ombre paper with the stripes vertical, on your card center. Trace a 2"x2 3/4" vintage label on Gypsy Jewels green/yellow stripe paper with the stripes horizontal, remove template and cut out the label. Journal the "It's Your Day!" sentiment on the label. Mat on Gypsy Jewels green ombre paper with a 1/8" border, then on white cardstock with a 1/16" border and foam tape as shown.
  6. Pop out the banner die-cuts numbered 2 through 5 (the star medallion only), ink the edges and foam tape together in numbered order. Foam tape on your card, as shown. Ink the edges of the #7 star die-cut and foam tape near the sentiment, as shown.