Heart Border Punch
ShapeTemplate™ Tool - Hearts-1 with Victorian Border
ShapeTemplate™ Tool - Letters-1
3 in 1 Corner Punch - Hearts
Hand Punch - 1/8" Circle
Self-Healing Craft Mat 12½" x 12½"
Softgrip® Razor Knife
12" Rotary Paper Trimmer for Crafts
Patterned scrapbook paper - red
Cardstocks - red, white, plum, pink patterned
Decorating chalk - plum, white
White gel pen
Writing pens - black, red
Markers - plum, pink
Eyelets - (4) pink, (2) white
Eyelet applicator tool
Ribbon - sheer red
Sticky foam pop dots
and white photo
Using paper trimmer, cut a piece of white cardstock to
measure 1½" x 12". Also cut a piece of pink
patterned cardstock to measure 3" x 12". (For both
of these pieces you may use (2) 6" wide pieces rather
than one 12" piece.) Using border punch, punch along both
long edges of pink paper. Lightly chalk along long edges of
white cardstock piece. Adhere chalked piece to center of
punched pink piece. Flip these layers over facedown onto craft
mat. Using pencil and ruler, mark and measure 1", 1¾",
2¾", 3½" from one edge, then
measure and mark at the same measurements from opposite edge.
Using razor knife, cut a slit at each measurement the same
length as ribbon. At each end of punched strip, weave ribbon
in and out of slits, beginning behind cardstock piece and
ending behind strip after threading through twice. Secure ends
of ribbon behind punched strip.
Using ShapeCutter with Hearts ShapeTemplate and craft mat,
cut one 3½" heart from plum cardstock, and one 2½"
heart from red cardstock. Adhere red heart to white cardstock
using photo stickers. Tear white cardstock around red
cardstock, leaving approximately a º" border of torn
white. Adhere these layers to center of plum heart using photo
stickers. Using hand punch, punch once near dip at top of
heart, and near point at bottom of heart. Insert eyelet into
each hole. Flip heart over onto craft mat. Insert eyelet tool
into backside of eyelet. Tap gently 2 - 3 times, or until
backside of eyelet begins to curl over. Remove eyelet tool and
tap 1 - 2 times directly onto backside of eyelet to finish.
Repeat for second eyelet. Using white gel pen, journal "XOX"
onto red heart.
Cut the following heart sizes from plum cardstock:
, 2", 2½", and the following heart sizes from white
cardstock: 1", 1½", 2". Chalk the white hearts
using plum chalk. Each chalked heart should be adhered to plum
heart that is .5" larger than itself. After hearts have
been adhered, using hand punch, punch along left and right
edges of each heart. Using scissors, cut 3 small (¼"
wide) strips from edge of ribbon to measure approximately
3" each. Thread one strip through holes in each heart
starting in front of heart, then threading back through to
front of heart again. Trim ends of ribbon.
Using markers, color plum and pink objects on photo. Mount
photo to white cardstock, then trim cardstock, leaving a
1/8" border of white around photo. Mount layers to red
cardstock, then trim cardstock, leaving a 1/16" border of
red around white layer. Mount all layers onto pink patterned
cardstock, then trim cardstock, leaving a º" border of
pink around all layers.
Cut 2 squares from plum cardstock to measure
square. Cut each square in half diagonally to create 4
diagonal corner pieces. Insert corner of each triangle into
3-in-1 corner punch and punch small hearts into corner. Adhere
corners to photo. Using stylus, trace along edge of photo onto
plum cardstock several times until indentation is made.
Lightly chalk onto raised area at photo corners using white
Cut a piece of white cardstock to measure
2¼" x 1¼". Journal "completely kissable" using red
pen, then trace around outer edges of this piece using black
writing pen. Cut a piece of red cardstock to measure 2½"
x 1½". Adhere journaled piece to this red
piece. Cut a piece of plum cardstock to measure 2¾" x
1¾". Adhere layers to center of plum piece. Using hand
punch, punch once in each corner of white cardstock piece.
Apply eyelet to each hole according to instructions provided
Using ShapeCutter with craft mat and Letters #1
ShapeTemplate, cut all letters in child's name from red
cardstock. Mount each letter onto white cardstock using photo
stickers. Carefully cut white cardstock around each letter to
create a very thin border for each red letter.
Adhere punched strip, small hearts, journaled piece and
letters to background paper. Using pop dots, adhere layered
heart to center of punched strip at top of paper. Cut a piece
of ribbon to measure 15". Thread ribbon through bottom
eyelet in large heart. Using photo stickers, adhere ribbon
pieces to background paper. Adhere photo using pop dots over
ribbon pieces. Trim ribbon ends at angles.