Hang in there


LeNae Gerig

Hang in there
By LeNae Gerig


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Designer Tip:

Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. Place your card with the fold on the top and cover with brown cardstock. Glue 4 1/2”x 4 3/4” Robin’s Red aqua tapestry paper on the card right and 1 3/4”x4 3/4” Robin’s Red aqua stripe on the left. Place Monkey Dazzles™ vine border over the paper seam and add Purple Tiny Flowers Dazzles™ as shown.
  2. Die cut a 3 1/4” circle from white cardstock and ink the edges brown. Place the hanging Monkey Dazzles™ on the center of the circle. Color face, ears and stomach with Essentials Spectrum Noir FS2 pen. Color the leaves with Greens Spectrum Noir CG1 and DG4.
  3. Glue the circle to 3 3/8” Robin’s Red aqua stripe paper matted with brown cardstock, leaving a 1/8” border. Glue square to the right side of card as shown. Glue rick rack along the brown cardstock edges, trimming to fit as shown. Mat leaves from Monkey Dazzles™ on white cardstock and color as before. Cut out, glue and foam tape to the circle edges as shown. Ink the edges of 2 3/4”x3/4” white cardstock and place “HANG in there” Dazzles™. Foam tape on brown cardstock, leaving 1/8” borders and foam tape to the left side of card as shown.
  4. Inside: Mat 3 1/2”x4” Robin’s Red aqua stripe paper with brown cardstock, leaving a 1/8” border. Glue rick rack trim across the upper left corner, trimming edges evenly. Glue to the left side of card as shown. Place Monkey Dazzles™ sitting monkey on white cardstock then trim next to the Dazzles™ edge and color as before with FS2 Essentials Spectrum Noir Pen. Back the banana bunch with white cardstock and color with CT3 Spectrum Noir Yellow Pen. Cut out and glue and foam tape to the bottom of the stripe paper as shown. Ink the edges of 2 3/4”x5/8” and place “Love You BUNCHES”. Glue to brown cardstock, leaving 1/8” borders. Glue to the top of the striped paper. Add remaining Monkey Dazzles™ vine border and Purple Flowers Dazzles™ to right edge of matting as shown.