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Happy Mother’s Day

May 8, 2016





Hello, Crafty Friends.

It’s Jacky here today sharing this lovely project to wish all moms a Happy Mother’s Day, because no one is a more special and loving presence in your life than your mother.

Let’s get started!

  1. For the gatefold base card cut a piece of 11 ″ x 5 1/2″from Dark Fuchsia Soft Finish Cardstock.
  2. Make two score lines 2 3/4″ from each end.
  3. Cut two rectangles measuring 5 3/8″ x 2 5/8″ from Lavender Soft Finish Cardstock.
  4. Cut two rectangles measuring 5 1/4″ x 2 1/2″ from Dark Fuchsia Soft Finish Cardstock and emboss them using Trendy Tiles 2.
  5. Using the second largest Scallop Circle die cut a piece from Lavender Soft Finish Cardstock.
  6. Using the third largest Stitched Circle die cut a piece from White Soft Finish Cardstock.
  7. Die cut two Leafy Branches from Celadon Green Soft Finish Cardstock. Option: Back with Clear Double Sided Adhesive Sheet before cutting.
  8. Die cut nine flowers from White Soft Finish Cardstock using the decorative flower die from the Cupcake die set. Shade the petals and color the centers of 5 of the flowers using Dusty Concord Distress Ink and the other 4 with Mustard Seed Distress Ink.jacky-3
  9. Back a piece of Dark Fuschia Soft Finish Cardstock with Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape. Using the Alphabet 1 – Caps die set, cut letters to create the word ‘MOM’.
  10. Assemble the card as shown in the project photo.

Hope you enjoy this project!



Elizabeth Craft Designs:
Alphabet 1- Caps


Leafy Branch

Stitched Circle

Trendy Tiles 2

Soft Finish Cardstock, White 8.5″ X 11″ 100lb 10 pack
Soft Finish Cardstock, Lavender

Soft Finish Cardstock, Celadon Green

Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape – 3mm

Clear Double Sided Adhesive Sheet – 8.5″ x 11″ – 5 pack


Dusty Concord Distress Ink.

Mustard See Distress Ink.

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  • Reply Raquel Mason May 8, 2016 at 8:08 pm

    What a pretty way to show the stitched circles on a gate-fold card.

  • Reply Kathleen Adams May 8, 2016 at 2:56 pm

    Fabulous mothers day card. I love everything about it.

  • Reply PA May 8, 2016 at 11:26 am

    Beautiful Mom’s Day card. Which scalloped circle die did you use? Did not see scalloped circle die on ECD online shop.

  • Reply Sandy Diller May 8, 2016 at 9:40 am

    Lovely card, great colors

  • Reply Marjorie May 8, 2016 at 9:08 am

    Beautiful card. Love the colors.

  • Reply dyeandpigment55 May 8, 2016 at 8:57 am

    Very nice card. I love circles so this really “speaks” to me. Thanks.

  • Reply Lisa Duggin May 8, 2016 at 8:56 am

    Very nice card. Love the colors together. Thank you so much for all the directions, I will have to make this! Blessings, Lisa

  • Reply Karen Aicken May 8, 2016 at 8:25 am

    What a sweet card – thanks for sharing!

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