The Valentine’s Day celebration is under way and it’s time to get the many cards that I need finished and mailed. This lovely black and red card is another quick one thanks to the wonderful Tonic dies! Try other colors….each color combination will be beautiful!
Tonic 85E Rocco Delicate Heart and 602E Everyday Sentiments
Tonic 515E A4 embossing folder: Martha
Tonic Advantage V Blade trimmer
Tonic die cut and embossing machine
Nuvo 700N Pure Sheen Ruby Red Glitter
Nuvo 204N Glue Pen
Tonic Craft Tacky Glue, double sided foam tape or dots
Black and red card stock Ruby Red Glitter
Two small silk rose buds with leaves
Approx. 18” of ½” sheer ribbon
Craft knife & cutting surface
Scoring board & tool
Small round tooth pick
Cut and score the black card stock to create a 5 x 7” card.
Emboss the front of the card.
Die cut two hearts and the sentiment “With Love” from red cardstock.
Apply the Nuvo glue to a small sections of the heart.
Sprinkle that section with Ruby Red glitter Repeat this step for both of the heart die cuts.
Cut a small slit on the left at the top fold.
Insert the ribbon into the slit. Tie a bow.
Insert the wire stems of the roses into the knot of the bow. Wrap the wires around the round toothpick to form coils.
Overlap the glittered hearts and attach them with tiny pieces of foam tape.
Glue the sentiment to the inside of the card. Write a personal love note to the one you love.