Cindi Bisson- Thanks for Being My Friend Card

March 16, 2009



Creative Options Paper & Embellishment Pack


Sharpee fine point brown marker


Purple Cows paper trimmer

Stewart Superior Burnt Umber Palette inkpad

Foam tape


  1. Measure and cut green circles paper to desired size (8 1/2″ x 7 ¼” for this project)
  2. Fold in half to create 4 ¼” x 7 ¼” card. Ink all edges with brown ink.
  3. Spell out HANKS using brown alphabet stickers on 1 ½” x 5″ strip of blue dotted paper. Cut out. Ink edges.
  4. Place brown “T” sticker onto center of one circle on green paper. Cut out circle, ink edges. Mount using foam tape to center of blue paper flower.
  5. Add brown paper flower with faux gem center as an accent.


THANKS for being my friend Creative Options Sweepstakes/Contest Entry

  1. Cut brown spotted paper (approx. 3 ¼” x 4 ¼” rectangle) to mimic petals of blue paper flower. Place on left outside edge of the card front.
  2. Cut strip of striped paper (1 ½” x 4 ¼”) to fit along outside edge; mount overlapping brown flower shaped paper so petals extend onto card.
  3. Mount flower “T” on center left edge.
  4. Mount ‘HANKS’ extending from flower “T”.
  5. Use fine point brown Sharpee to write “for being my friend” beneath.
  6. To create coordinating envelope, measure and cut brown spotted paper approximately 7 ¼” x 12″.
  7. Fold up from bottom approximately 4 ½” inches, seal outside left and right edges of bottom 3rd over center, leaving top open.
  8. Fold corners of top 3rd downward to create point. Fold over to create envelope flap. Use square floral sticker as envelope seal.













Betsy Burnett- Thanks Card

March 16, 2009


1-5 ½” x 8 ½” piece of green circle paper

1-1 ½” x 4″ piece of blue dot

1- 2″ x 12″ Strip of brown



Letter stickers

Rotary trimmer with “wavy” blade


Brown ink pad


  1. Fold green circle paper in ½ length wise to form the card
  2. Ink the edges of the blue dot piece, glue to the left side of the card (see photo)
  3. Using the rotary trimmer, cut a wavy strip of paper approximately 3/8″ wide. Cut this strip down to 1- 5 ½” strip and 1-5″ strip (with a bit left over) Glue in place
  4. Add flower with gemstone in center
  5. Spell out “thanks” using letter stickers

Syeda Quadri- Thank You Card

March 16, 2009

Instructions: All the four coordination paper are cut in to strip using a decorative edge scissors. Thank you is spelled with the alphabet stickers that again stuck on round circle and square sticker to give it more flare. Flowers and rhinestones are attached to give it a girly touch.





Syeda Quadri- Party Invitation

March 16, 2009

Instructions: Pocket is made and is embellished with rhinestones and a button. Very thin strip of green paper is passed through the paper to give it a stitched effect. Party tag is tucked inside the pocket. “Fun” Sticker and photo corner sticker is added.


Syeda Quadri- “Notes”

March 16, 2009

Instructions: I made a cover for the index card that will make it easy to note down important information when somebody calls. Four different papers are used and a decorative edge scissors is used on striped paper to make it pop. Ribbon is attached on the top. Again in the middle I have cut individual mini strips from the strips paper to spell Notes. Corner stickers are added.







Syeda Quadri- “Hello” Card

March 16, 2009

Instructions: Cut the three coordinating paper as shown. Glued two different size flowers together and added a button on the top. A small strip of green paper is passed through the button to give a stitched effect.