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by Vicki Flinchum http://texasscrapaddict.blogspot.com

Tools: Purple Cows Smart Trimmer #1060 Purple Cows Designer Click Blades #2801, #2801, #2811 We R Memory Keepers Crop-A-Dile Creative Memories Circle Punch -1” and 1/2” Supplies: GlueArts Glue Glider Pro W/High Tac Adhesive Core’dinations Core Essential 12 x 12 Card stock: Pink, Purple, Magenta, Yellow, Red, Green Bazzill Basics Swiss Dots Cardstock: White Bazziil Basics Cardstock: Baby Blue We R Memory Keepers Large Eyelets (6) Chipboard 8 1/2” x 11” (3) Chenille Stems Lime Marvy LePlume II: Black Creative Impressions Ribbon 40” Clearsnap Colorbox Liquid Chalk Copic Ciao: G05, G99, R59, RV04, V04, V09, 100

3210 North Canyon Road Provo UT, 84604 (877)386-8264 www.purplecows.net

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Step by Step Instructions:

by Vicki Flinchum http://texasscrapaddict.blogspot.com

1. Triangles: with Ultimate Trimmer, Free Style Mouse and #2801 blade: cut three chipboard triangles and three card stock triangles by placing cutting track in top left mounting hole and positioning bottom at 9 ¼ “; and placing chipboard or card stock with top right edge at 7 ½” . Adhere card stock to chipboard. 2. Scallops: use Free Style Mouse to cut free hand scallops from Swiss Dot card stock with #2801 straight blade. (Tip: for uniform scallops, use cutting track to draw a pencil line guide on back of card stock at 3” and cut staying inside this line). Adhere to top of three triangles. Highlight with Marvy pen. Chalk triangle edges with blue. 3. Flowers, leaves, vines: use Ultimate Trimmer and Free Style Mouse. With cutting track in vertical position, score card stock with #2811 blade at 3 inches. Fold card stock and use Free Style Mouse to cut five flower petals each from pink, purple and magenta card stock with #2803, 2804 and 2810 decorative blades. Repeat for leaves using green card stock and #2801 blade. Highlight: magenta flower with magenta chalk and R59 Copic; pink flower with pink chalk and RV04 Copic; purple flower with purple chalk and V09 Copic. Highlight leaves with G05 and G99 Copic. Adhere leaves and flower petals to triangles. Color white Petaloos with: magenta flower-R59 Copic; pink flower-RV21 and RV04 Copic; purple flower-V04 and V09 Copic. Embellish flower centers with these. Add pipe cleaners as vines. 4. Bumble Bee: Free hand cut a leaf shape with Free Style Mouse and #2801 blade from yellow card stock. Use guillotine to cut ¼”stripes from black card stock. Free hand cut two leaf shapes for wings. Outline wings and body with Marvy. Assemble bee and adhere to first triangle. Draw in antenna. 5. Lady Bug: Punch two circles using larger punch: one from black, one from red. Cut red circle in half. Add polka dots with Marvy to red circle. Cut wings free hand from Swiss Dot. Outline body and wings with Marvy. Add wings to bee. Punch smaller circle from black card stock, adhere as head. Adhere ladybug to second triangle. Draw antenna. 6. Use Crop-A-Dile to punch holes at top corners of triangles. Add Eyelets. Cut ribbon into four equal lengths. Tie (with a bow) to eyelet holes to hold triangle banner together and hang.

3210 North Canyon Road Provo UT, 84604 (877)386-8264 www.purplecows.net

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