Lemon Zest Happy Birthday! Will surely put a smile on the Birthday gal or girl if only due to the bright colors!!!!  The Lemon Zest Bundle brings you not only the stamp set but the coordinating punch too!  I love punches more than any other tool in my craft room!  They are so easy to use!

Lemon Zest

Here are some tips for you when using the punch.

Stamp your images on Whisper White Cardstock with the lemon/lime smaller end towards the bottom of the card stock.  Then it will line up with the punch!

Lemon Zest

Stamp the leaves in a row(when using the leaves).  I didn’t use leaves on this card but did on some others that I will post this week!

Lemon Zest

Punch from the right side to the left then you will have very little card stock waste and you won’t ruin the leaf beside it!

Lemon Zest Supplies:

·      Stamp Sets – Lemon Zest Bundle (145348)

·      Card Stock – Thick Whisper White (140272); Lemon Lime Twist (144245), Whisper White   (100730), Wood Textures Designer Series Papers (144177)

·      Stamp Pads – Daffodil Delight (126944), Lemon Lime Twist (144086)

·      Misc. –Dimensionals (104430). Mini Glue Dots (103683), Multipurpose Glue (110755), Layered Leaves Embossing Folder (143704), Lemon Lime Twist ½” Finely Woven Ribbon (144135), Wood Crate Framelits Dies (143730)



·      Thick Whisper White:         4 x 5 ½”

·      Whisper White:                   scrap for lemons and limes, banner

·      Lemon Lime Twist:              4” x 5 ¼”

·      Wood Textures DSP:          large enough to cut out Wood Crate framelit

Lemon Zest Instructions:

1.    Stamp two lemons with Daffodil Delight ink on Whisper White scrap

2.    Stamp one lime with Lemon Lime Twist

3.    Punch out lemons/limes

4.     Stamp Happy Birthday with Daffodil Delight on Whisper White scrap, snip banner tails

5.    Cut out Wood Crate using Wood Textures DSP

6.    Cut off box end so you only have the crate

7.    Fold crate on score line, add snail to bottom plank to hold crate closed

8.    Tuck lemons and lime inside of crate, use snail to hold them inside crate

9.    Use Big Shot and Layered Leaves Embossing folder and emboss the Lemon Lime Twist layer

10.  Add embossed Lemon Lime Twist to Whisper White Thick card base with Multipurpose glue

11.  Add lemons/lime crate to Lemon Lime Twist layer with Dimensionals

12.  Add sentiment banner to Lemon Lime Twist layer with Dimensionals

13.  Tie a knot in Lemon Lime Twist ½” Finely Woven Ribbon add to crate with mini glue dot

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