It’s Day 23 of National Craft Month! This adorable Mother’s Day card, designed by Vicki O’Dell, is hands-down the most beautiful card your mom will receive this Mother’s Day. It’s flowers and a heartfelt note all in one! Don’t forget to join us on Periscope for a live-streamed craft every day this month. Plus, scroll down for info on how to win our epic craft giveaways!
This is one of those projects that I made and was so into doing what I was doing that I forgot to take photos of the process. But don’t worry, it’s easy but when/if I make more I’ll try and remember to photograph the steps. 🙂
I used a 4×5 blank card as the base and cut a rectangle 3 1/2 by 4 1/2 of the Flowered Core’dinations cardstock in Tranquil Blue from the Jillibean Soup Collection. I sanded it and adhered it to the front of the blank card with my GlueArts Glue Glider Pro.
Next, I cut a piece of the denimn colored cardstock (I think it was LAKE) in the shape of a pocket. And I wrinkled it up, laid it out flat and wrinkled it up again, then sanded it. Then I drew “stitches” around the pocket with an Elmer’s Paint pen.
I adhered the pocket to the front of the card with the Glue Glider Pro and then put teeny Darice mini gold brads left over from a Consumer Crafts project to the points of the pocket.
Finally, I stuck stickers from Jolee’s boutique to the front of the card to make them look like they are sticking out of the pocket.
On the inside I wrote “A pocket full of posies” but you could write or stamp whatever sentiment you’d like.
For more great tutorials, check out Vicki O’Dell’s website!
Don’t forget to check out…
Plus, click the links below for FIVE giveaways from our sponsors!
- Christopher Earrings - May 13, 2020
- 3 Bright Bohemian Mandalas to Crochet - April 4, 2020
- 35+ St. Patrick’s Day Crafts To Make You Feel Irish - March 12, 2020