Punching Up New Cards

Have you tried out our new Envelope Punch Board yet? I love it!

To be honest with you, I've only used it to make one envelope. However, it's gotten lots of use making cards. Making cards, you say?

5.5” X 8.5” Always Artichoke Cardstock
4.25” X 5.5” DSP (Season of Style)
2” X 2.5” Whisper White Cardstock plus big scrap for image
2.25” x 2.75” Early Espresso Cardstock
1.5” x 2” Always Artichoke cardstock
approx. 4.5” Whisper White 5/8” Organza Ribbon
Merry Little Christmas stamp set
Scentsational Season stamp set with Holiday Collection framelits (retired)

Score card base in half (4.25”), fold and crease with bone folder
Glue DSP to front of card (Anywhere Glue Stick)
With the Envelope Punch Board, line left side of card front with left side of opening, punch. Line left side of card front with 3” mark and punch again. Flip card over and repeat for card back.
Use Paper Trimmer to cut from middle dimple down to remove excess piece.
Use corner rounder on Envelope Punch Board to round corners.
Attach ribbon using Sticky Strip
Stamp greeting in Cherry Cobbler on Whisper White cardstock. Attach to Early Espresso cardstock.
Stamp desired image on Whisper White cardstock scrap, cut with framelits.
Adhere to Always Artichoke cardstock with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Attach elements to card front.

I even used it to make a gift card holder.

4.25” X 11” Wild Wasabi Cardstock (card base)
3.75” X 6.5” Very Vanilla Cardstock (insert)
2.25” X 2.25” Cherry Cobbler Cardstock
2” X 2” Very Vanilla Cardstock
Season of Style Designer Washi Tape
Very Vanilla scrap cardstock
More Merry Messages stamp set
Scentsational Season stamp set (retired)

Score card base at 2”, 7 ¼”, 7 3/8”, fold and crease with bone folder
Score insert at 1 ¾” and 6”. Fold small flap in opposite direction.
Use Washi Tape to hold “pocket” together on card base.
Use Envelope Punch Board on top flap of card base at 1” & 3.25”.
Stamp on “pocket” of insert if you desire.
Put Sticky Strip on small flap of insert. Slide insert pocket into card base pocket.
Remove backing on Sticky Strip and close card to attach.
Stamp image on Very Vanilla cardstock with Wild Wasbi ink.
Layer onto Cherry Cobbler Cardstock.
Stamp greeting in Wild Wasabi on to  scrap of Very Vanilla. Punch with Modern Label Punch.
Attach greeting over top of washi tape.

All of these cards I created and made kits for the attendees of my card buffet on World Card Making Day. 

Thanks for stopping by! If you'd like to see a picture tutorial or video tutorial; leave a comment below and you may just see your wish granted very soon. ;)

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