Card with a flower

Step 1: What you need:
1. Milky watercolor paper (with finely embossed texture).
2. Thick green, rose, lilac and light lilac paper.
3. Rose cardboard with white hearts and dotted lilac cardboard.
4. Scissors.
5. Shaped scissors.
6. A ruler.
7. A pencil.
8. Lilac lace ribbon 2” (5 cm) wide.
9. Stapler.
10. Lilac staples.
11. Double-sided tape.
12. 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: Fix the lace to the base of the card with two staples on the one side and bending it inside.

Step 6: In the same way fix the lace on the other side.

Step 7: Using the shaped scissors cut a rectangle 2Х2-1/4” (5X5.5 cm) from the dotted cardboard.

Step 8: Using the shaped scissors cut a rectangle 2-1/2Х2-3/4” (6.5X7 cm) from cardboard with hearts.

Step 9: Using the shaped scissors cut a rectangle 2Х2-1/4” (5X5.5) from the watercolor paper.

Step 10: Stick the tape on the rectangles.

Step 11: Adhere the lilac rectangle to the base of the card.

Step 12: Adhere the rose rectangle overlapping a bit the lilac one.

Step 13: Adhere the watercolor paper rectangle right to the rose one. (We’ll need it to write the title on or you can glue any picture here).

Step 14: Cut three leaves 1-1/2” (4 cm) long from the green paper.

Step 15: Attach the leaves to the card.

Step 16: Cut 16 petals 1-3/8” (3.5 cm) long from the rose paper and a small heart.

Step 17: Stick the foam tape on the corners of the leaves.

Step 18: Adhere the two outer petals.

Step 19: Adhere 5 more petals between them.

Step 20: Stick the foam tape on the inner corners of the petals.

Step 21: Adhere 7 petals using the foam tape.

Step 22: Get a lilac square 1-1/8Х1-1/8” (3X3 cm) and a green square 5/8Х5/8” (1.5X1.5 cm) and cut two stars.

Step 23: Stick the foam tape to the stars.

Step 24: Adhere the lilac star to the center of the flower and the green one to the lilac star.

Step 25: Get a light lilac sheet of paper 6-1/4Х8-1/4” (16X21 cm) and fold it in half.

Step 26: Stick the tape to the inner side of the card.

Step 27: Adhere two petals and a heart to the right bottom corner of the lilac paper.

Step 28: Adhere the lilac paper to the inside of the card.

Step 29: The card is finished!

Lesson added by Bunzarintana Rembrandt