How to Make Greeting Cards


Cookie Cutter Cards
You can create Cookie Cutter Cards for any holiday.
You can create Cookie Cutter Cards for any holiday.

When you and your kids make Cookie Cutter Cards, they can use Mom's cookie cutters to create quick and easy notecards for a friend. Dots of silver add extra sparkle!

How to Make Cookie Cutter Cards

What You'll Need:

  • Brightly Colored Cardstock
  • Brightly Colored Paper
  • Assorted Cookie Cutters
  • Silver Glitter Paint
  • Pencil
  • Tracing Paper
  • Scissors
  • Cardboard
  • Craft Glue
  • Craft Stick

1. Cut cardstock to desired size. Fold the sheet in half.

2. Place cookie cutter on top of colored paper and trace around it. Cut out shape.

Trace your pattern onto the card.
Trace your pattern onto the card.

3. If you don't have cookie cutters, you can trace or photocopy these patterns and make templates out of cardboard. Trace around the templates onto the colored paper and cut out.

4. Using the craft stick, spread glue on the back of cutout shape. Glue shape to the front of the card. Let glue dry.

Glue the shape onto the front of the card.
Glue the shape onto the front of the card.

5. With silver glitter paint, make small dots around outline of shape. Let paint dry completely.

Use glitter paint to decorate the card.
Use glitter paint to decorate the card.

Cross-Stitch-Look Christmas Cards look just like needlepoint patterns. Learn how to make these unique Christmas cards on the next page.

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