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Happiness slide mount — By: Susan Cobb
 

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Instructions:

  1. Cover the slide mount with red flourish paper (see below for instructions) and ink around the outside and inside edges.
  2. Glue the “happiness” quote centered in the slide mount window. Glue a piece of tan striped paper (stripes running vertically) behind the vellum quote, trimming any excess paper even with the edges of the slide mount. Punch three holes and add three black mini brads down the left edge of the slide mount.
  3. Trace the small rounded envelope shape from the template onto the back of tan striped paper. Cut out, ink the edges and fold the envelope into shape. Add a black mini brad to the envelope flap, then glue the flap over the right edge of the slide mount.
  4. Computer journal “being with you” onto white vellum, crop to a small rectangle and ink the edges. Glue the journaling at an angle with the to edge tucked under the envelope flap.
  5. Tie a 7" length of black grosgrain ribbon into a shoestring bow and attach in the bottom right corner of the slide mount with a Zot™.
2. Cut an "X" in the paper in the center of the slide mount with a craft knife.   2. Cut an "X" in the paper in the center of the slide mount with a craft knife.   3. Fold each of the sections onto the back of the slide mount and glue in place, then trim the excess paper even with the edges of the slide mount.

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