Friday, May 22, 2009

Father's Day Shirt Card

Kraft Card base 8.5” x 5.5”
Designer Paper 2’ x 6”
scrap Kraft card stock
scrap red for heart
Sahara Sand Ink

12” paper cutter
Small Tag Punch
Heart to Heart punch

1. Score Kraft cs in half.
2. Cutting 1" from top edge.
Cut 1.5" in from each side. Cut down fold line 1“.
Fold flaps in to center to form collar.
3. Punch a small tag shape from end of 2”x6” DSP.

4. Trace tie pattern onto remaining DSP. Cut out.
I drew a pattern for the tie. See picture. Cut a scrap of paper 2” x 4” . Fold in half. Draw the point of the tie. The top of tie is 1” across. Cut from side point up to top of paper to create tie shape.
Unfold and trace on back side of DSP to cut out.
5. Punch a small tag shape for pocket.
6. Punch larger heart for “hankie”.
7. Sponge edges of card, collar and pocket.
8. Attach tie by lining up tip at bottom, edge of card.
Fold collar flaps in and place tag shape over top of tie so it shows below collar. Attach.
9. Attach collar ends to shirt/tie now.
10. Attach heart to back side of pocket and attach to shirt.
This card will work for many guy occassions.
Father's Day, a birthday or a congrats card for a job or promotion.

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