Greetings! During the FB Live I did for Doodles Paper Playground on November 10th, we made a lantern shaped shaker card using the fabulous Lantern Builder A2 Dies from Honey Bee Stamps. You can check out the full replay HERE.
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This was the sample I made before the Live. I used die cuts from the old Build a Wreath Die set from Stampendous. While this set isn’t available anymore, there are many other die sets that has foliage and a bow like this one. I used two pieces of vellum to make the shaker, and I filled it with the Lemonade Sparkle Blend.
Here’s how the card looks when it’s open. I did a slightly different technique to make the card during the FB Live. Check it out to see how I changed it up.
I love that these shaped cards still fit in a standard A2 sized envelope. And since there’s no foam tape used, it’s not bulky. I can see these being used for Halloween, or just “winter” cards too. Be sure to check out all of the awesome sequins mixes from Doodles Paper Playground over at the Sparkle Blends Shop. You can use my code, ALISON10 to save 10% on your purchase. Also, visit the Sparkle Blends Fan Club on FB for more inspiration. Thanks so much for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!