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Album card

| Paper Craft > Card making & Scrapbooking

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner

A beautifully thought out card for your mom put together as an album. It would be rather touching and sentimental for your mom when she receives it and this will linger for a lifetime. You could use your own colour combinations and phrases and loving words that would best describe your mom. 

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

Album card - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take A4 sized white coloured handmade papers.
Fold the papers into half and cut them in the center.
You will get 2 A5 sized papers.
You will need about 6 such papers to make the album card for Mother’s day.

STEP 2:-

Album card - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Take each paper and draw few graphic representations like eating food with your mom, sleeping on her lap, going with mom for shopping etc. along with the words which are describe your mom like “ AMAZING, LOVELY, INTELLIGENT, HAPPY, BEAUTIFUL and MARVELOUS.
Make sure each descriptive word has one letter highlighted to make up the word “MOTHER”.
Refer to the image.

STEP 3:-

Album card - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Paint the figures using Acrylic Colour - Black 02.
Paint the words in a light shade of pink and violet made by mixing Acrylic Colours - White 27 in Pink 18 and Violet 25, respectively.
Paint the outline of the words using Acrylic Colour - Pink 18.
Paint few tiny hearts all over using Pink 18.
Leave it to dry.

STEP 4:-

Album card - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Punch holes towards the top side of each painted paper.
Take the violet coloured thin cord and tie them together to create an album card for mom.
This is a lovely way to convey your love and affection for your mother. It would hold a lot of sentiments to her forever. It is a good idea for any other special occasion, more so because they are handmade and have special appreciations.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours - Black 02, Pink 18, Violet 25, White 27, Fine Art Brushes, Pencil, A4 Sized White Handmade Papers, Violet Coloured Thin Cord, Single Punch, Water Container, Colour Palette.