How-to: tweet mother’s day card

Mothers Day card ideaMother’s Day is a time to celebrate moms young and old. Our adorable chick mother’s day card is perfect for a new mom, or change the message and give it to any special mother. Made from mostly labels, this card is easy to make and is even a card kids can make for mom with a little help.

Whatever you create, take the time to make mom a handmade mother’s day card she’ll cherish.

– Claudia
PS colors: curry & fuchsia
Latest fave: Mini Magnolia Paper Flower Kit

Materials Needed:
How to PDF
A6 Plum Folded Cards
8 1/2″ x 11″ Poppy Cover
4″ Round Eco-White Label Sheets
2 1/2″ Round Curry Label Sheets
1 1/4″ Round Curry Label Sheets
Scissors
Glue Stick
Pen

Instructions:
1. Assemble baby chick by adhering one 2 1/2″ round curry label for body and one 1 1/4″ round curry label for head as shown onto plum card. Create baby chick’s flapping wing by folding one 1 1/4″ round curry label in half with sticky sides together. Apply adhesive to one corner of wing and stick in place, as shown. Cut baby chick’s beak from poppy cover and stick in place. Draw in single black dot for eye.
2. Assemble mama chicken by adhering one 4″ round eco-white label to left side of plum card as shown, and cut off excess label on sides. Create mama chicken’s large flapping wing by folding one 4″ round eco-white label in half with sticky sides together. Apply adhesive to top straight edge of wing and stick in place as shown. Cut off excess wing and stick straight edge of wing along the side of the card. Cut mama chicken’s legs from poppy cover and stick in place.
3. Write a message such as, “i heart my new mom” or “have a tweet mother’s day!” above baby chick.

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