Sweet Yet Simple: Gilded Hare Easter Card
This simple yet sweet 5-minute-make is just perfect for spring and Easter. Featuring a gorgeous gilded hare atop minimalist kraft card, it’s an easy way to create a fun Easter card that’s bound to raise smiles. It’s such a quick and easy Easter project, you could create it with the kids too!
Adding stunning foiled designs to your projects couldn’t be easier, when you have the right supplies. This golden gilded hare adds instant sophistication to this Easter card creation, and is the perfect way to dress up kraft card to create an eye-catching design.
Check out Hannah Oxberry’s easy-to-follow steps on creating this pretty Gilded Hare Easter Card, and see the full printable instructions and list of essentials, here.
Apply a small amount of foiling adhesive directly to your chosen stamp using a sponge. Be sure to pat away the excess before printing the adhesive on to the 5” x 5” kraft cardstock.
Sprinkle gold gilding flakes over the sticky area, fixing them in place before buffing away the excess to leave a smooth and shiny finish.
Once your gilded hare is in place, you can also stamp your sentiment in black ink. Cover this with clear embossing powder, and heat to produce a high shine finish.
Around the base of the kraft cardstock, tie a length of jute string or ribbon, adding a bow for interest. Mount your cardstock to the 5 ¼” x 5 ¼” white card blank using double sided tape.
You can even create labels and tags using the same steps, to complement your card design!
- When using gilding flakes, always open your tub inside a larger tub; this captures any flakes and allows you to easily contain them!