Saturday, October 09, 2010

Hope Card

by Anne Harada

Hope Card


  • Paper and Cardstock
    • White Card Stock
    • American Crafts Cardstock, Taffy     ( AMC-CSP-71022   $0.50)
    • Melissa Frances paper by Heart & Home, “Overwhelmed”     ( MFR-P-145   $0.69)
    • Memory Box, Sweetheart Blocks & Hearts     ( MBC-P-00049   $0.75)
  • Embellishments
    • Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon and Hearts brads     ( CR-BR-90676   $4.99)
    • Creative Impressions Printed 3/8" wide Grosgrain Ribbon, Pink Polka Dot Print grosgrain     ( CR-dot-PKPK   $0.75/yd)
    • Primas Sprites, Pink     ( PRI-SP-516383   $4.99)
    • KaiserCraft Pearls, Rose     ( KAI-PRL-786   $1.99)
    • KaiserCraft Pearls, Plum     ( KAI-PRL-788   $1.99)


  • Fold an 8-1/2” x 5-1/2” piece of white cardstock in half to create a 4-1/4” x 5-1/2” card base.

  • Layer a white 3-3/4” x 5” rectangle onto a Taffy 4” x 5-1/4”” rectangle rose layer.
    Adhere to the base.

  • Layer a 3-1/2” x 4-3/4” rectangle of Memory Box Sweetheart Collection DP onto the white layer.

  • Layer a 2-3/4” x 3” Melissa Frances Heart & Home rectangle onto a Taffy 3” x 3-1/4“ rectangle layer.
    Wrap ribbon around the lower ¼’ of this layer.
    Adhere to the DP Memory Box DP layer and off-set it to the right about ¼”.

  • With computer or stamps, add the word “Hope” and words of encouragement in beige and pink onto white cardstock.
    Cut into a 1-1/4” x 3” rectangle and layer the sentiment onto a 1-1/2” x 3-1/4” rose rectangle.
    Add a pink heart brad as shown in sample and foam tape pieces to the back.
    Adhere to the bottom right of the previous layer over the ribbon piece.

  • Cut scrap pieces of ribbon and add glue to ends.
    Position under the sentiment layer.

  • Embellish the card with Prima flowers, Basic Grey half-back pearls, and Breast Cancer Awareness brads.


  1. Such a pretty card. Love all the flowers you've used:)

  2. Wow, this is really gorgeous!