Sports Themed Cards

Handmade cards are a great way to share your craft with someone you care about – it is also a great way to use up the scraps of your favorite patterned papers!

Here are two cards featuring Little Yellow Bicycle’s Generation-Z line.

 

Never Give Up Card  by Lisa Frayne

Supplies:
Premade card
LYB – Generation Z – Turquoise Metallic Disk Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Yellow Grunge Dot Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Striped Metallic Composite Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Royal Metallic Grid Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Orange Metallic Wings Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Metal Gears Stickers
LYB – Generation Z – Ribbon
LYB – Generation Z – Cardstock Stickers

Directions:

  • Note: Everything on this project is inked
  • Cut a piece of the turquoise metallic disk paper to fit the front of your premade card.  Run orange and gray polka dot ribbon across the bottom and attach to the back of the paper.
  • Cut a piece of the yellow grunge dot paper into a strip that is the same length as the card but 1 inch narrower.  Center and attach the strip to the middle of the card.
  • Cut a piece of the striped metallic composite paper to fit the front of your card.  Tear the right corner off, ink the torn edge, and attach to the upper left hand corner of the card (refer to photo).
  • Mat the “Never Give Up” sticker in the royal metallic grid paper, pop dot, and attach in the middle of the left hand side of the card (refer to photo for exact placement).
  • Mat the “Driven” and “Amazing” stickers in the orange metallic wings paper and the “Determined” sticker in the royal metallic grid paper.  Pop dot the “Determined” sticker and attach to the upper right hand side of the card, between the “Driven” and “Amazing” stickers (refer to photo for exact placement).
  • Add gear to lower right hand corner of card.

#22 Card by Carolyn Lontin

Supplies:
Premade card
LYB – Generation Z – Striped Metallic Composite Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Black Metallic Zig Zag Paper
LYB – Generation Z – Clear Cut Shapes
Teresa Collins – Sports Edition – Game On Paper (All star circle cut out)
American Crafts Thickers – Chipboard Letterman – Black
Making Memories Edge Scrapper Tool
Cat’s Eye Fluid Chalk Inkpad – Charcoal
Other:
Making Memories staples
Foam Pop Dots

Directions:

  • Trim LYB – Generation Z – Striped Metallic Composite Paper, grey polka-dot strip, to 1.5×5.5, distress edges with MM Edge Scraper, apply ink to edges then attach to card.
  • Trim LYB – Generation Z – Black Metallic Zig Zag Paper to  1×5.5, distress edges with MM Edge Scraper, apply ink to edges then attach to card.
  • Trim LYB – Generation Z – Striped Metallic Composite Paper, AWESOME strip, to 1×5.5, distress edges with MM Edge Scraper, apply ink to edges then attach to card over lapping the other papers on the card.
  • Trim LYB – Generation Z – Striped Metallic Composite Paper, green striped side, to .5×5.5, distress edges with MM Edge Scraper, apply ink to edges then attach to card using colored staples.
  • Attach clear cut shapes – grey star to card.
  • Trim All Star Circle tag from Teresa Collins – Sports Edition – Game On Paper, distress edges with MM Edge Scraper, attach to card using foam pop dots.
  • Add American Craft Thickers #22 on circle tag.

 

Click Here for printable instructions and to order the products you’ll need to create these cards.

Happy Scrappin’

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