Card with butterflies
What you need:
1. Milky watercolor paper (with finely embossed texture).
2. Red cardstock.
4. Shaped scissors.
5. A ruler.
6. A pencil.
7. A silver wire for bead weaving.
8. Red seed beads.
9. A large needle.
10. Double-sided tape.
11. Double-sided foam tape.
Get a sheet of A5 watercolor paper.
With the help of a ruler fold the paper crosswise in half.
Double up the sheet of paper.
Using shaped scissors cut two red rectangles 4X5-3/4” (10X14.5) cm and 2X5” (5X12.5 cm).
Stick double-sided tape to the red rectangles.
Adhere a big red rectangle to the base of the card.
Using shaped scissors cut a rectangle from a watercolor paper 3-1/2X5-1/4” (9X13.5 cm.)
With a large needle make a hole in the corner of the rectangle leaving 1/2" (1 cm) from the side and 1/4" (0.5) cm from the bottom.
Make the holes in the same manner in all four corners.
Adhere a narrow rectangle to the center of the milky rectangle.
Get about half a meter of the wire and string the first 5 beads.
Make a loop.
Twist a wire a few times.
In a less than a centimeter make the second flower from the beads.
Make 15-17 bead flowers on the first wire and the same number on the second one. The ends of the wire leave untouched (About 2” (5 cm).
Insert the wire ends into the holes in the card.
On the back side of the card twist the ends of the wire. Cut off the longer ends.
Stick a foam tape to the rectangle.
Adhere a milky rectangle in the center of the card.
From the watercolor paper fold a small rectangle in half and draw wings for 5 butterflies.
Cut the butterflies and unfold them.
Turn over the butterflies and stick to their right wings double-sided tape.
Adhere the butterflies to the card raising unsticked wings. The card is finished!