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Spring Card Set featuring products by Authentique  designed by Alice Golden

Supplies:

iCraft sheets
iCraft tape
3D Zots
Mini Tape Runner
Foam Squares
Paper and die cuts – Authentique
Aqua Mist cardstock – Papertrey Ink
Taglines stamp set – Flourishes, Ink
Onyx Black VersaFine ink – Tsukineko
Enamel Dots – My Mind’s Eye
Ribbon and trim
Vintage button

Instructions:

To create the folded circle element used on two of the cards, die cut several circles from double sided paper and use a square of cardboard or metal die as a template to fold the edges of the circle up, creating a square shape.

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1. Use iCraft tape to adhere the background papers together.

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Alice-Golden-Authentique-Therm-O-Web-Cards-43. Apply strips of iCraft tape on the front of the card – these will be used to hold the folded circle elements in place.

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4. Remove the liner from the iCraft and adhere the folded circles to the card, beginning in the center.

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5. Use iCraft tape to adhere the papers to the card front.

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6. Adhere a 3D Zot to the back of a vintage button.

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7. Use a foam square to keep the stamped tag in place.

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8. Tie thin ribbon through the button and secure the strings on the tag.

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Here is the view straight on:

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Create a second card using leftover folded circles on top of a die cut scalloped circle.

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The last card uses foam adhesive to give dimension to die cut pieces.

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When cutting intricate shapes, cover the paper with an iCraft sheet first and then die cut as usual. Peel off the backing and viola!

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iCraft tape was used on the file folder tab element and to attach the paper under the folded corner.

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3 Comments on Footloose and Fancy Free with Authentique

  1. marylouh
    April 27, 2013 at 2:03 pm (9 years ago)

    I have a Stampin’ Up punch that would make those little windows. Never thought about using it like these cards. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Buffy Esser
    April 27, 2013 at 9:10 pm (9 years ago)

    I love what you’ve done with the circles….just another idea to try :o) Beautiful cards! thank you so much for all the inspiration this week!

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  3. Jean Bullock
    April 27, 2013 at 10:15 pm (9 years ago)

    Very cool! These cards have a sophisticated artsy feel to them. Great tutorial. Definitely going to try those techniques. Thanks so much.

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