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Happy Birthday Easel Card

Debbie Samples

Happy Birthday Easel Card
By Debbie Samples

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  1. Card front: Cut the card to a 5” square. Cover the card front with Painted Lace yellow paper. Score and fold the card front at 2½”
  2. Cut a 5” square of white cardstock. Glue a 4 7/8” Painted Lace border paper with the border on the bottom, centered. Lightly tack to the bottom of the card front, matching edges.
  3. Use the large cutting die to cut a white cardstock label. Ink all over with Versamark™ ink. Cover with embossing powder. Tap off the excess. Heat with the heat tool. Ink again with the VersaMark™ ink, and apply a second coat of embossing powder. Tap off the excess. Heat with a heat tool.
  4. Place the die-cut on the top of the 5” square, and lightly pencil the inside of the label, for the placement of the small cutting die. Open the card, and place the small cutting die over the pencil marks. Run through the machine to cut through the 5” square and the card front.
  5. Glue a 4¾”x2¼” clear acetate behind the window on the 5” square. Glue the bottom of the 5” square to the bottom only of the card front. Glue the embossed die-cut on the card front, matching the die-cut hole. Place the Dazzles™ on the acetate.
  6. Card inside: Glue a 4 7/8” square of Painted Lace blue paper centered. .
  7. Die-cut the center label of the large label from Painted Lace yellow paper. Double foam tape 2¼” from the fold, centered. Place the Dazzles™ as shown. Place the sentiment Dazzles™ as shown.