Friday, 31 August 2012

Cute Handmade 3D Decoupage Cards - 7 - Bathtime Teddybear

This is another card designed using the "Forever Friends - Hugs and Cuddles" paper packs. New baby boy!!! Congratulations!

To make this card you will need:

  • Forever Friends "Hugs & Cuddles" paper pack (6 x 6 in) - I purchased mine in Hobbycraft, however if you like you can purchase it through Amazon (direct link is on my blog)
  • White card paper (15 x 30cm)
  • Message outline sticker "Congratulations"
  • Double sided tape
  • Craft foam pads (I used Stix 2mm thick - it makes the 3D effect more noticeable - but you can use thinner craft foam pads if you prefer)

Find the picture of the bear wrapped in a bath towel. You will need 3 of those. 

Cut out parts of the 2 pictures (keep the 3rd one on side for now) as shown in the picture bellow.

From the first picture cut out an outline of the bear's left leg, then cheeks-mouth-nose with the towel and right hand and right leg as shown in the picture above. From the second card cut out bears left leg and right leg with a piece of the towel as shown on the picture above. Also cut out few of the bubbles. This bit is quite fiddly and it does take some time to cut it all out (I used nail scissors) but the rest is very quick and easy.

Take white card 15cm x 30cm and fold it in half. Take a whole picture card of the bear and using double sided tape attach it to the white card. Cut off the part of the picture card that overlaps the white card.

Now it's time to use the cut out parts of the bear and the bubbles. Take the cut outs from the first picture card and attach them to the card over the original picture using foam pads. Then take the cut outs from the 2nd picture card and again attach them to the picture on the card using foam pads, creating layers. Also attach bubbles using foam pads (see picture of the finished card).

Attach a message outline sticker to the card.

1 comment:

  1. With in your Congratulations Message for New Baby mention the benefits tom have child.

    Congratulations Message for New Baby


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