How to: Greyscale Bear Congratulations Card

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Tracey Sutton covers in easy to follow steps how to make a striking Congratulations card using our Greyscale Bear Pads. The Greyscale Collection is a versatile set including a great collection of Card Toppers and verses. Perfect as the focal point for your hand made cards or paper craft projects!

 

The hand drawn bears by Teresa Goodridge have been created in her very popular greyscale shade with red highlights giving them a cute but traditional feel. The 8 unique bears used in this collection have been designed to work for all ages and occasions. There is a mix of generic, male and female styles giving something for everyone in this sweet collection, from which you will love making handmade cards and projects.

 

You can purchase the Greyscale Collection online now here.

 

Dies Used:

  • Tonic Twisted Veranda 113E
  • Tonic Minature Moments Congratulations die 1246E
  • Your choice of Mirri, black, red and glitter grey card stock.
  • Adhesives and foam pads of your choice.

 

Step One
Take out the Well Done Bear with the champagne bottle.

 

Step Two

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Take a 6×6 card and mat and layer with mirri, black and grey cardstock.

 

Step Three

Congratulations card stage 3
Trying the various dies from your die set choose the one that fits the best over the artwork. Cut it out with the outer edge first, then place the lace part on the picture and run that through your machine again.

 

Step Four

Congratulations card stage 4
Keeping the outside edge die, place on red cardstock and run it through your machine. DO NOT cut the lace section out.

 

Step Five

Congratulations card stage 5
Stick the topper to the red card stock.

 

Step Six

Congratulations card stage 6
Apply foam pads to the back of the topper and red card and attach to card slightly, towards the top of the card to make room for the sentiment.

 

Step Seven

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Cut out Congratulations die from red card stock and stick to card underneath topper.

 

Make sure you take a look at our collection of Papercraft Pads available in a range of styles for every occasion!


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