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Sending Hugs Card by Tina

Hi crafty friends, Tina here with my last card for this DT term. These past three months have been amazing! Thank you so much Vanessa for inviting me to the team and a big hug to Samantha for helping me post my texts to the blog. You ladies are the best!!

Today I share a sweet celebration card, featuring the adorable koala’s from Mama Elephant’s Koala Hugs and Little Koala Agenda. These two sets work so well together!

The cute little ones are planning a party to surprise the sleeping koala!

I started by cutting a green panel from the MFT Petite Gingham Paper Pad.

Next I die cut three shakers windows in the top part of the panel using the Honey Bee Stamps Sentiment Banners dies and adhered a piece of acetate to the back of the panel.
I filled up the shakers with some clear and star embellishments from my stash before closing them with a piece of scalloped white card stock.

After stamping all my images onto a sheet of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock, I used my Copic markers for the coloring

Copics used

Yellow        Y02, Y08, Y19
Green        YG45, YG93
Pink        RV34, RV09, R20
Brown        E41, E42, E43, E44, E50
Gray        C7, W4

I used my Misti to stamp a Lawn Fawn ‘sending’ sentiment to the panel.
The big ‘Hugs’ was created with Lawn Fawn’s Henry’s ABC dies.

To assemble the card, I glued the shaker panel to a green panel and next to a white card base.
Some green glittery enamel dots from my stash added that extra touch of sparkle to the card!

I hope you like this sweet party card and thank you so much for stopping by!
Happy crafting, Tina


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