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Sending Hugs
By Tami Hartley

Custom patterned papers are at your fingertips with Hero Arts digital kits.

Featured Product:
H5312 Silhouette Burst

Hero Materials:
CH214 Earth Mixed Accents
G5311 Silhouette Spray
CL380 Truly Appreciated *
MS203 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Rose Petals
MS204 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Pumpkin Patch
MS207 ColorBox Chalk Queue - Fall
PS609 Eggshell Layering Paper *
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
HA Polky Dots DigiKit, printer, Corner Chomper corner rounder, string, Fiskars Apron Lace border punch

  1. Cut a 4.25" x 5.5" top folded card from Eggshell layering paper.
  2. Ink blossom portion of Silhouette Burst with maroon ink and stem with olive pastel ink. Stamp on card as shown.
  3. Ink blossom portion of Silhouette Spray with rose coral ink, adding just a bit of maroon ink to edges. Ink stem with olive pastel ink and stamp on card.
  4. Stamp sentiment with chestnut roan ink.
  5. Create custom patterned paper using the boldest dot pattern from the Polky Dots digital kit. Print a piece measuring at least 4.5"x 1" using tan ink on cream cardstock.
  6. Trim strip from printed paper and adhere to bottom of card as shown.
  7. Cut green cardstock with scalloped border punch and adhere above dotted paper.
  8. Tie string around card and add a pearl to the center of the bow.
  9. Round bottom two corners of card.

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