L ast but not least! The last one in my Forever Greenery Suite Series. What I love about this card is how fast it goes together. Just goes to show that you can make beautiful cards and not spend all day on them!
Cut Instructions: DSP = Designer Series Paper
Card Base - Just Jade- 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 scored at 4 1/4.
Layer 1 - Forever Greenery DSP - 3/4 x 5 1/2
Layer 2 - Gold Laser-cut Specialty Paper
Layer 3 - Garden Green - 2 1/2 x 2 1/2
Layer 4 - Vellum- 3 1/2 x 4
Whisper White - 3 x 3
Layer 5 - Garden Green - 1 x 4 1/4
Layer 6 - Whisper White - 1 1/4 x 3 1/2
Layer 7 - Whisper White - 4 x 5 1/4
Using the Dark Shaded Spruce Stampin Blend color the ribbon. Set Aside to dry.
Layer 1 - Adhere to the card front flush with the left side.
Layer 2 - Place mini glue dots onto the back of this sheet where Layer 3 will be covering it. (See layer 3 instructions for placement)
Adhere to the card front flush against Layer 1 and about 1/4" from top and bottom edges.
Layer 3 - Adhere to Layer 2 about 1/4" from top edge and about 3/8" from left and right side.
Layer 4 - Using the Forever Flourishing Dies cut out the largest leaf from the vellum piece.
Trim bottom two leave from top section. Then cut those apart as well.
On the Whisper White piece stamp the medium leaf image and the Bud leaf image in Soft Sea Foam.
Cut out with Forever Flourishing Dies.
Arrange first the vellum leaves then the stamp leaves onto Layer 3.
Note: keep stems close so you can cover the ends with the ribbon.
Layer 5 - Run through the leaf Greenery Embossing Folder.
Adhere to card front about 1/4" from bottom edge of Layer 2. (You'll want this to be centered top and bottom on layer 2).
Layer 6 - Stamp sentiment in Black Memento ink then fussy cut around sentiment.
Adhere to layer 5.
Tie a bow in the ribbon once it has dried then adhere (with Liquid glue) to the card front covering the stems of the leaves.
Layer 7 - Stamp a couple leaf images in the lower right hand corner in Soft Sea Foam ink.
Stamp sentiment from the Peaceful Moments stamp set in center of sheet using Black memento ink.
Then adhere to inside of card.