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Shona Erlenborn - New Jersey

Shona Erlenborn - New Jersey
Upload Date : Wed 29 Oct 2014 12:06:17 AM CDT
Stamp Credits : Birthday Friends 673 or
Birthday Friends DIGI673
Other Supplies : Glitters: Sparkling Snow (G1003), Pretty Princess (G1109), Flirt (G1119), Eggplant (G1066), Blue Jewel (G1113)
Inks: Memento Summer Sky
Adhesives: Sticker Paper (99558), Sakura Glue Pen, Dimensional Dots, ¼” Tear-ific Tape (SAT01), ⅛” Tearific Tape (SAT02), 2 ½” Tear-ific Tape (SAT11)
Dies: Spellbinders Classic Rectangles Small
Coloring Medium: Copics YR000, RV95, RV10, RV04, BV000, V04, C3, BG01, BV04
Embellishments: Mon Ami Gabby Diamond Mesh
Cardstock: White, Pink, Purple, Blue
All Other: Silver Thread, Balloon Punch.
Instructions : Tips and Techniques used:

Splitcoast Stampers - Concertina Fold Card

1. Print or stamp image, with Happy Birthday inserted. Color with Copics and add Sparkling Snow with Sakura Glue Pen. Die cut and emboss with rectangle die.
2. Print or stamp sentiment for balloon tag. Cut 1 ½” wide and cut top edge to a point.
3. Cut cardstock for card base, as per tutorial.
4. Cut strips of 2” Sticker Paper and trim ends so they fit into the panels with ⅛” around all edges. Apply the four colored glitters to the sticker paper panels. Attach both concertina panels to base card.
5. Make a little “pocket” on the back side of the right side front panel with a piece of cardstock edged with ⅛” tape.
6. Punch balloons out of pink, purple and blue cardstock covered with Super Adhesive Tape. Apply appropriate glitters to colored cardstock. Attach a silver thread to each balloon.
7. Place tag in pocket and attach balloons as shown with Dimensional Dots.
8. Stick Diamond Mesh to top edges of each panel, except for the front two on right side. Apply Sparkling Snow to any excess sticky edges.
9. Attach image to card front with Dimensional Dots.

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