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Homemade 3-Leaf Fall Birthday Card

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An autumn themed birthday card is sure to be appreciated by anyone with a fall birthday. Make this 3-leaf fall birthday card for someone special in your life.
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October 18, 2014

Cut three leaves from different fall-colored papers and create a card with fall sentiments for a friend's birthday.

Total Time: 20 minutes

Yield: one card

Supplies:

  • provided pattern of the fall leaf
  • 8.2 x 5.6 in bright yellow cardstock
  • 5.2 x 3.5 in light yellow sugar paper
  • dark yellow sugar paper
  • orange sugar paper
  • scrapbook paper with fall colors
  • matching ribbon ~ for this project, orange ribbon with white polka dots was used
  • pale gold acrylic paint
  • fine paintbrush
  • small yellow-colored flat-sided rhinestone beads
  • craft glue
  • pencil
  • ruler
  • scissors

Steps:

  1. Score the 8.2" x 5.6" yellow cardstock length-wise to create a card sized 5.6" x 4.1".
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  3. With the fold at the left, centre and glue the 5.2" x 3.5" light yellow sugar paper to the front of the card.
  4. Use the ribbon to make a frame around the card.
  5. Trace and cut three leaves - one from the dark yellow sugar paper, one from the orange sugar paper, and one from the fall scrapbook paper.
  6. Glue the three leaves in place - first the yellow leaf, then the orange leaf and lastly the leave cut from the fall scrapbook paper.
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  8. Use the gold paint to create a golden edge all around the card.
  9. Add the finishing touches by gluing the rhinestones in place to create veins for the leaf cut from the fall scrapbook paper.
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