Happy Birthday Ribbons Card

Maile Belles
Happy Birthday Ribbons Card

SUPPLIES:  Cardstock: (Summer Sunrise, white, kraft) Papertrey Ink  Clear stamps: (sentiment from Shapes by Design set) Papertrey Ink  Specialty ink: (True Black hybrid) Papertrey Ink  Fibers: (pink, yellow, orange striped ribbon) Jo-Ann Stores  Finished size: 5 1/2" x 4 1/4"


1 Make card from cardstock.

2 Cut cardstock strips, punch holes for ribbon, and lightly adhere to card. Thread ribbon through holes, around card front, and tie bows.

3 Stamp sentiment on cardstock; adhere. Firmly adhere first cardstock strips.



Designer Tips

  • Use a pencil to mark the placement of the holes before punching.
  • Slide the white cardstock into place between the kraft cardstock edges (in front) and ribbon (behind.)


Getting Started with Sketches

Sketches are a great starting place for design. Check out our Go-to Sketches column, featuring more cards based on Jessica Witty's super sketches, in Paper Crafts magazine's May/June 2010 issue.


For more information on supplies used in this project, click here to see our online product guide.



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I am looking forward to working out this method of putting ribbon on a card! I love working with ribbon/fibers so this tweeked my interest!
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