Breakfast Table Tent SignPosted on Oct 5, 2018 11:05:00 AM by Dawn Barrett
Get birthdays off to a great start with this breakfast table tent sign. This placeholder announces the arrival of a birthday and will bring out some early-morning smiles! Make it a tradition in your home and personalize each table tent to the likes and themes in your child’s life.
Designed By: Dawn Mercedes Barrett
Time: 30 minutes
Level: Moderate Handiness
Size: 4.25" x 5.25"
- Ultra-Thin Dots™
- Permanent GlueTape
- Mini Dots™
- Pop Up Dots™
- Decorative paper
- Decorative foil washi tape from Eyelet Outlet
- Other embellishments as desired
- Dye ink
- Fiskars Paper Trimmer
- Wafer thin dies from Spellbinders and Stampin Up
- Sizzix BigShot
- Sizzix eClips or other electronic cutter
- Birthday sentiment stamps. This one comes from The Project Bin
- Scor Pal
Here's what you do:
Cut your card stock base to 8.5" x 4.25" using your paper trimmer. Score it about 4.25" along the long edge and fold in half. Cut your patterned paper to 4" x 4." Cut other shapes as desired using a Big Shot. Use an electronic cutter to cut out desired letters approximately 1.5 inches tall.
Tip: GlueTape works great for these letters. Use Pop-Up Dots to prop up the medallion created with paper shapes.
Tip: Place your dots on the bottom edge of the circles since the top is higher than the base.
Fold your card stock base in half. Use Ultra Thin Dots to adhere the decorative paper to the front.
Use Glue Dots to create the HB Medallion Panel. Decorate as desired using the cut out “HB.” Use dye ink and stamps to create additional greetings. Cut out with wafer thin dies. Use Pop Up Dots to prop up the sentiment.
With Glue Dots, creating a new family tradition is a snap! Your family will look forward to breakfast…in bed or at the table…with this table tent announcing their birthday!
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Dawn Mercedes Barrett is a designer who enjoys juggling a number of activities. Whether it is creating a card or object for home decor, whipping up a batch of fresh cookies for kids that drift through the house, or learning to enjoy the rigors of strengthening her body through running, she is your go-to crafter for help, ideas, and encouragement. Who says you (or your style) have to grow old and moldy? Dawn’s up beat style and silly comments will keep you smiling and chuckling.