Wednesday, 19 July 2017

How to Create a Hot Air Balloon Greeting Card

Hello everyone

Learn how to create this 3D greeting card by following the steps bellow.

Products used

Square Card Blank
Patterned 12 x 12 paper
Tab sticker
Mist inks

1) Cover a square blank with pattered paper and apply modeling paste with a stencil.
2) Spritz with misting ink
3) Cut out a 5 x 5 inch square of patterned paper and rough the edges before adding to card.

4) Take a Polaroid frame and cover back with pattered paper.
5) Stamp out two large hot air balloons and one smaller one.
6) Colour them in with pant and cut out.
7) Fold the two large hot air balloons into half and the stick them together at the fold. Trim off any mismatched bits and adhere to edge of frame.
8) If cutting isn't your strong point then cut off the basket and stamp that part directly onto the frame and match it up with the balloon part.

9) Place the small hot air balloon to the other side of the frame
10) Place a sentiment at the bottom of the frame.
11) Decorate with small gems
12) Place a tab at the corner of the frame and decorate with a button.

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  1. Hi Katie this is a stunning card those balloons are gorgeous. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  2. Hi Katie,
    It's gorgeous card and fab balloons. Hugs xx

  3. Lovely card Katie, love the texture.

  4. I love the dimension you created here, just beautiful! Hugs, Autumn

  5. Super card and tutorial Katie. Shabneez x

  6. Fabulous card love the distressed edges and hot air balloons
    Carol x