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This is Both Easy and Beautiful!
Crochet Heart Dragonfly Card
Design By Jennifer Dammann
Learn the Xyron way of adding ribbons, charms and other embelishments to your cards!
- Xyron� machine (500, 510, 900 or 1200)
- Xyron Permanent Adhesive cartridge
- Fiskars� Elements Vellum Paper Book
- Victorian Doily � 4" Medallion Heart Shape by Annie�s Collection
- Cream handmade paper
- Cardstock � full sheet of sage and small scrap of cream and gold
- Beading wire
- Happy Birthday rubber stamp
- Chestnut dye ink pad
- Ribbon
- Dragonfly button/charm
- Razor Knife
- Craft Mat
- Pencil
1. Run doily through the Xyron machine with Permanent Adhesive. Adhere to handmade paper. Tear handmade paper away leaving stringy fringes around the edges. Tear around heart leaving about 1/4" border with fringes.
2. Apply adhesive to the handmade paper and doily with the Xyron machine and leave the white paper liner on. Thread a piece of beading wire through loop in dragonfly button. Poke ends of wire through center of heart layers and twist in the back (after twisting, cut it short).
3. Poke a hole at the top of the heart and tie white ribbon into a bow. REMOVE the white paper liner and apply to the front of the card.
4. Stamp "happy birthday" on cream cardstock. Tear around edges. Run through Xyron machine and adhere to handmade paper. Tear around edges leaving stringy fringes.
5. Using razor knife and craft mat, cut 3 leaves from sheet of leaves vellum paper and 2 leaves from leaves printed paper in Elements Vellum Paper Book. Run all leaves through the Xyron machine and adhere to front flap of card, finishing with "happy birthday" on top.
6. Cut 4 photo corners out of gold cardstock and run them through the Xyron machine. Apply to the edges of the card.