1. Score, fold and trim A4 white card in half to create a card base with fold to the left.
  2. Cut red card approx. 14cm x 20cm and add 4 rectangles of pattern paper in reds & greens from the pretty posy paper pad, adhering with d/s tape to leave a small border of red card around outside edge.
  3. Add faux stitching all around panel using a black pen.  Add a heart pattern ribbon across centre of panel and secure ends on back using strong d/s tape.  Adhere panel onto card front centrally.
  4. Using black memento ink, stamp the Dear Apple character onto smooth white card, also stamp the frame and a number of the hearts and apples.  Colour stamped images using alcohol markers, adding shading as desired.  When dry, extra highlights and details can be added with a white pen.
  5. Cut out coloured stamped frame, cutting out the inside aperture too, trim character image so frame will fit over the top.  Adhere the character to centre of card front using d/s tape.  Add the frame on top using 3D foam pads to give height to the frame.
  6. Cut out the coloured apples and hearts and arrange as desired on card front.  Adhere using 3D foam o give height.
  7. Die cut the Thank You greeting from green pattern paper to match the lower right panel.  Mat cut out onto red card using a clear drying glue.  Cut out to give a small red border all around. Mount to card front at bottom using 3D foam so it overlaps the frame.
  8. Add bling adhesive gems all around the frame and to the thank you sentiment.  Add 2 small pieces of heart ribbon to right of frame, fish tail the ends and secure in place with clear drying glue or strong d/s tape.
  9. To finish, score, fold & trim white paper to create an insert for the card and decorate with a stamped heart, using glue to adhere.