Craft a cute heart vector card for your beloved one. The heart just consists of red thread. It felt like fun to “sew” a card for a change ? You can use all kind of materials to create an original greeting card. It doesn’t always have to be paper.
I’ve crafted a variation of this card for my boyfriend for Valentine’s Day (Sewn heart card II). I wanted to craft something which is graphically strong, but still has that handmade feeling. So this is the result! Voilà!
- Craft knife
- Self-healing cutting mat
- Piercing tool / drafting compass (optional)
- Pencil / pen
- 2 paperclips
- Red thread
- Sticky tape / blank sticker
- 1 piece of white paper / grid paper (depending on if you use the template)
- 1 piece of red paper
- Printer (optional, if you use the template)
Instructions – step by step
In this video tutorial you’ll learn step by step how to create this Sewn heart card.
In this photo tutorial you’ll learn step by step how to create this Sewn heart card.
Step 1: Take a sheet of grid paper and draw a heart shape sideways. Click here to see the dimensions.
If you use the template: Print the diagonal heart shape on a piece of white paper. Make sure it fits on the greeting card.