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Copper Leaves Card
By Gail Booth
Designer’s Tip: You can computer journal on Autumn Fabric Leaves if you tape them well to the copy paper, then highlight with Cream Chalk.
- Color your rectangular frame Color Me™ Card Topper with cream chalks. Use the applicator tool and pom poms to apply brown and yellow to background. Apply red, orange, yellow and green to leaves. Wipe excess off of raised Copper Color Me™ design with paper towel. Place card topper vertically in front of you. Cut around raised Color Me™ frame border. Cut 2 1/2” from top edge and save top for inside card. Cut around inside design of lower part of card topper. Ink inside edge with brown.
- Place your card with the fold on top. Cover with suede. Place a 6 1/2”x1 1/4” ripple paper on top edge. Place the lower part of card topper with cut ends centered on ripple strip. Center a 6 1/2”x3/4” suede paper on ripple strip. Center a 6 1/2”x1/4” ripple paper on suede strip.
- Color the “Thanks” label and two Color Me™ leaves with chalks. Cut out and mat all 3 on suede and ripple with 1/16” border. Computer journal “Give” on a yellow 1” fabric leaf. Color edges of all five 1” and one 1 1/2” fabric leaves with chalks. Place the 1 1/2” leaf under lower right edge of card topper. Zot™ 1” leaf on upper left corner. Foam tape “Thanks” text in center area. Zot™ “Give” leaf on top of another leaf, under upper left corner of text. Foam tape Color Me™ leaf on lower left corner.
- For the inside: Place 6 1/2”x2” suede paper at top. Place 6 1/2”x1/2” ripple paper at top. Place remaining card topper piece even with ripple edge. Zot™ on two fabric leaves and Color Me™ leaf.