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Tip: Give embossed notecards a new look by sanding the top of the embossing with sandpaper. It allows the white of the core of the card to show through.

Cat Friends
By Jennifer McGuire

Make a card extra special with heart gems.

Featured Product:
F5169 Cat Family


Hero Materials:
CH142 Sparkle Gems Hearts
S5034 DesignBlock: Flourish
S5141 DesignBlock: Four Leaf Grid
CL272 All Occasion Messages
AF101 Black Ink Pad
AF123 Soft Leaf Shadow Ink
PS531 Green Apple Notecards with Envelopes (10)
PS544 Blush Notecards with Envelopes

Additional Materials:
ribbon (Strano Designs), embossing tools (Cuttlebug), color pencils


Instructions:
  1. Stamp the Cat Family image with black ink on white cardstock. Add coloring and trim.
  2. Stamp the "Friends Forever" greeting from the All Occasion Messages set with black ink.
  3. Mat on a Blossom Notecard.
  4. Emboss a Peony Notecard and sand with sandpaper to allow the white core to show through.
  5. Cut a Green Apple Notecard to a square. Stamp the Flourish imagewith Soft Leaf ink.
  6. Assemble, adding ribbon.
  7. Add Sparkle Heart Gems.

Variation:
Instead of hearts, try adding bows around the cats' necks with string.


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