The problem with buying the assorted pack of colored cardstock…
…is that it comes with assorted shades of brown. Which doesn’t have much use in the projects I like to make. Until now.
Cut a 4.5-inch x 3.5-inch rectangle of brown cardstock.
The above photo deserves an award.
Grab a pair of fun scissors. I had a dream a few weeks ago about finding a big box of these scissors in a cabinet in my house. That was the entire dream. Seriously. Cut a 3-inch x 4-inch rectangle of pastel (I used purple because I saw it first) cardstock using the scissors to give it an interesting, “frosting-like” edge.
Grab some markers. Any colors will do.
And the strongest, most professional glue you can find.
Assemble and decorate. I gave my cards faces because… well, I wanted to.
Write your extra-special messages on the backs of the cards. I think these would look really cute in silver envelopes, just like Pop-Tart® wrappers!
I’m going to send these to my friends at college, who probably aren’t homesick because I bet they’re having lots of fun. Regardless, a cute, handmade card will make anyone’s day.
And now, because I am REALLY afraid to get in trouble…
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