How to make a shaker card - Valentine Hearts

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Posted on 7th February 2017 by Barbara Daines
Filed under Card Making Ideas, All Papercraft Tutorials, Seasonal Crafts, Valentines Day Crafts

Hi everyone, Barbara back today with an easy Valentine's 'shaker' card using white 'hemp' .

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Start by cutting a heart shape from a square of white hemp, and a piece of white foam.

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Lay a piece of acetate on the wrong side of the card and adhere.

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Next, attach the foam cut-out to the acetate, making a 'window'.

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Place your beads/sequins etc. in the 'well'......

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Now you need to cut a smaller piece of white hemp and secure over the top of the loose sequins.

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Flip the card over to the 'right' side and lightly stencil a few hearts with distress inks, in both corners.

Mount onto black cardstock

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Die-cut the LOVE word 3 times and lay them on top of each other. Attach to the acetate. Finish off by heat-embossing a tiny sentiment and attaching.

Well, that's it for now. Lots of people stay clear of shaker cards, thinking they are difficult.....hope this tutorial proves otherwise.

Back soon,

Barbara x

Products used :-

White hemp card, black smooth card, thin white foam, acetate, sequins, heart stencil from Doobadoo, heart die from X-cut, 'LOVE die & sentiment from Hero Arts.

Tagged: papercraft tutorials, card making tutorial, handmade valentines day cards, valentines day crafts

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