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Bananas Over You Slider Card

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Other Products: Paper: aquarelle paper 170gm, Crafters Companion Hint of Gold 300gm, Cream or white cardstock; Double-sided foam tape, Double sided tape, Glue dots, Archival ink jet black, Stickles stardust, Yellow ribbon; Coloring: Spectrum Noir Color Pencils: 047, 102, 100, 008, 026, 101, 098, 009, 016, Winsor & Newton Oil Color solvent, Blending stumps

Instructions: This card when completed measures 7" x 8 1/4". The measurements to make this card are as follows. The card base: 11 5/8" x 8 1/4", make folds at 7" and 9 5/16" along the longer edge. The card foot will then measure 2 5/16" x 8 1/4" when the folds are folded into hill and valley folds. Cut the card front, 6 11/16" x 5 1/2" the slider 2 3/4" x 4 1/4". The slider stay: 4 1/4" x 2 3/4". Taking the design paper from the paper collection, cut matting for the card foot, card front, slider and card background about 1/8" smaller than the base. Adhere this to the card base. Cut the second design paper matting for the card front about 1/4" smaller than the card base. Adhere this with 3d foam tape or squares.

Taking the slider, adhere only up to a half of an inch of the top of the slider to the center of the card base background. Taking the slider stop, place this on the back of the card front so the slider will slide up and down to allow the card to stand and lye flat. This slider allows the card to stand without falling when loaded with 3d embellishments. Find the sentiment in the paper collection, cut and adhere to the center of the card front with foam squares.

Stamp, color and die cut all the images from the collection. Cut 4-6 die cuts extra to make into chipboard by adhering in layers. Color as follows using Spectrum Noir Color Pencils: Palm Branches: 047, 102, Monkey: 100, 008, 026, 101, 098, Flowers: 009, and Bananas: 016. Place and adhere two layers of yellow ribbon across the foot of the card. Arrange and adhere in place all the self-made chipboard images as seen on the card photo. Add stickles to the flowers and crystal lacquer to the bananas and palm branches to finish the card.

Created By: Susan Smit

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