Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Marianne Design Star Card by Jan Rankine


1.  Attach Marianne Design Star Collection Template to a light box with small pieces of removable tape
2.  Attach a piece of white card over the template using small pieces of removable tape.
3.  Emboss the design as shown using a medium ball tool.
4.  Remove the template and card from the light box together and place them onto a pricking mat template side up.
5.  Prick the stitching pattern using a pricking tool.
6.  Remove the card from the template and cut out sections of design as shown using a scalpel on a cutting mat.

7.  Using an embroidery needle and thread stitch design in stem stitch and ray stitch.
 8.  Highlight the top edge of the card with 
Glitzin Glamour Glitter Glue and glue a piece of lace behind the top of the card

9.  Cut a piece of  blue card to make a 145cm square card with a side fold, and attach white card to the front with double-sided tape 35cm from the bottom
10. Add a greeting to the bottom of the card using Peel Off Stickers.
11.  With a small flower punch cut several flowers in various colours and glue onto the card as shown.
12.  Create centres in the flowers using Glitzin Glamour Glitter Glue.
13.  Cut some leaves on a Cuttlebug or other machine using Joy Crafts embossing stencil
 14. Add Peel Off Sticker Corners to the two top corners and your card is now complete



Queenie said...

So much work

Vicky Pedlow said...

Hi Jan this is a gorgeous card. I love the bright flowers, intricate stitching and embossed template. So pretty :)

my craft cupboard said...

Jan, a lovely bright cheerful card.
The Marianne Star stencils are so lovely to use.

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

Great card Jan amazing patience to hand emboss, prick, the cut out ready for stitching what a great piece of work, Shaz In. Oz.x

Mrs A. said...

Beautiful colours on your card. Must have taken you ages to make but well worththe time. Hugs Mrs A.

Queenie said...

Lovely card the bright colours and all the stitching