In Good Taste Barn Wood Anniversary card

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A customer requested an anniversary card for her husband. So many of my anniversary cards are all hearts and flowers, it is fun to make a different kind of anniversary card.

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Card Base: Cut Night of Navy 8 ½ X 11 paper in half widthwise. You now have two pieces 8 ½ X 5 ½ . Fold one of the pieces in half lengthwise for your card front. The card front now measures 4 ¼ X 5 ½.

Card Mat: Cut Night of Navy paper 4 X 5 1/4

Card Front: Cut barn wood paper from In Good Taste paper pack 2 ¼ X 5 ⅛. Attach barn wood paper ¼” from top of card mat. Emboss this piece with the Tasteful Texture embossing folder. Attach this embossed piece to the Night of Navy card base.

Stamp sentiment from Forever Blossoms stamp set with Night of Navy ink on Very Vanilla. Die cut the stamped sentiment with a tag die from Tailor Made Tags. Cut 4” of bakers twine, double over and attach to the stamped tag. Attach to lower card front with dimensionals.

That’s it; you have finished your card front. For the inside of your card, cut a piece of Very Vanilla 4 X 5 ¼. Stamp a sentiment or write a note before attaching this piece inside your card.

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If you want to cover your envelope flap to match your card, you can find directions here: