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Cutout Leaves Card

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21404

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Print Idea

Overview

Show someone you miss them with this new project.

Sizzix Die(s) Used

  • Sizzix Thinlits Die Set 8PK – Cut Out Leaves
  • Sizzix Making Essential - Foam Tape
  • Sizzix Accessory - Ink Pad & Acrylic Block
  • Sizzix Surfacez - Cardstock Sheets, 80PK (20 Colors)
  • Sizzix Big Shot Plus Machine Only (White & Gray)

Instructions

Other Supplies: Guillotine, Tim Holtz Distress ink and Sizzix Applicator, Cream Card, Kraft Card, Gold card, Pattern Maker’s Wheel

  1. Take a sheet of Kraft Card. Using your Sizzix Big Shot Machine, die-cut your chosen leaf element from the Tim Holtz ‘Cut Out Leaves’ die set.
  2. Using a guillotine, cut a rectangle shape around your leaf appature and stamp your sentiment at the bottom using Sizzix black stamping ink. Tie a tin piece of twine between the bottom of the leaf and the sentiment.
  3. Distress the corners of this rectangle using Tim Holtz Distress ink; first in Antique Linen and then again more subtly in Walnut Stain. This will give an aged/burnt effect.
  4. Fold an A4 sheet of cream card in half and cut to your preferred size using a guillotine. using gray stamping ink, stamp your choice of patterns in a gray distress ink (see picture).
  5. Cut a rectangle of gold card roughly the same size. Run a pattern maker’s wheel along the edges to create a stitched effect. Using PVA glue, stick this at an offset angle to the front of your main card element. Finally add your Kraft card element from step 2 to the front of your card using Sizzix Foam Tape. Again, offset this rectangle from the gold rectangle behind as shown in the picture.