Card with white flowers

Step 1: What you need:
1. Milky watercolor paper (with finely embossed texture).
2. Thick rose and yellow paper for scrapbooking (with finely embossed texture).
3. Light orange paper
4. Hot glue gun for crafting.
5. Scissors.
6. Shaped scissors.
7. A ruler.
8. A pencil.
9. White thread.
10. A thin needle.
11. Large yellow seed beads.
12. Cute milky ribbon.
13. Double-sided tape.
14. Double-sided foam tape.

Step 2: Get a sheet of A5 watercolor paper.

Step 3: With the help of a ruler fold the paper crosswise in half.


Step 4: Double up the sheet of paper.

Step 5: Cut rose and yellow rectangles 1-3/4X2-1/2” (4.5X6.5 cm.)

Step 6: Stick the tape on the rectangles.

Step 7: Adhere the rectangles to the base of the card leaving some space between them.

Step 8: Using shaped scissors cut an oval from the watercolor paper 2-3/4X3-1/2” (7X8.5 cm.)

Step 9: Using shaped scissors (with a reverse curve) cut a light orange oval 2-1/4X2-3/4” (5.5X6.5 cm.)

Step 10: Adhere the tape to the ovals.

Step 11: Adhere a milky oval to the center of the card.

Step 12: Adhere a light orange oval again to the center of the card. (We’ll need it to write the title on or you can glue any picture here).

Step 13: On a watercolor paper draw a dove with the wing spread 1-1/2” (4 cm.)

Step 14: Cut off the dove.

Step 15: Stick a foam tape to the back side of the dove.

Step 16: Adhere a dove to the right top corner of the card.

Step 17: Cut off a 5” (12-14 cm) from the ribbon and thread the needle.

Step 18: Gather the ribbon with the needle.

Step 19: 1/4” (0.5 cm) stitches.

Step 20: Gather the whole ribbon into ruffles.

Step 21: Carefully push the ribbon toward the end of the thread.

Step 22: Cause the ribbon to “gather” (or to bunch up) in the form of a flower.

Step 23: Fix the flower with a few stitches on the back side.

Step 24: Pull the needle to the front side of the flower and insert a bead.

Step 25: Sew the bead to the center of the flower.

Step 26: Sew the beads with several stitches.

Step 27: Fix stitches on the back side of the flower.

Step 28: Sew beads to the second and third flowers.

Step 29: Plug in a hot glue gun and stick the flowers to the card.

Step 30: The card is finished!