Free Offer
Fuse Creativity System Project Guide: Fun Party Themes, Idea for Handmade Cards, And More Paper Crafts from Fiskars

This FREE eBook is filled with 25 amazing handmade card designs, scrapbook layouts, DIY party decorations, home decor, and paper gift wrap and tags, all made with the help of your Fiskars Fuse and a few simple sheets of paper!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

How to Create a Polka Dot Card for a Friend


(1 Votes)


Have you ever thought about a long distance friend but didn't have the time to sit down to an hour long phone call? In just fifteen minutes you can create a simple polka dot greeting card, write an "I am thinking of you" note, address it, and drop it in the mail. Follow this card tutorial by Alyice Edrich of The Dabbling Mum.

Polka Dot Greeting Card



  • 1- Polka Dot Sheet from the 8x8 Scrapbook Kits In A Stack
  • 1- White Sheet from the 8x8 Scrapbook Kits In A Stack
  • 1- Friends Circle Sticker
  • 1 - 5x7 Greeting Card with envelope
  • 1 - Black marker
  • 1 - Acrylic paint: green and black


  • 1 - Paintbrush
  • 1 - Double-sided tape
  • 1 - Scissors
  • 1 - 3" Round canister


  1. Cut the polka dot paper 5 inches high and 7 inches wide.

  2. Place canister on top of white paper, making sure that part of the canister falls off the paper. Trace the canister and cut paper.
  3. Fold the blank greeting card in half.
  4. Place two strips of double-sided tape on top of the front of half of the card, then gently lay the polka dot paper on top of tape.
  5. Turn the circular cut-out over, place two strips of double-sided tape on the backside, flip, and place directly on top of the polka dot paper. Make sure the straight edges line up with the corner of the card.
  6. Place the "friends" sticker in the center of the white paper.

  7. Draw flower petals around the circle and paint with green acrylic paint. Let dry.

  8. Paint the edges of the white paper with green acrylic paint. Let dry.
  9. Trace the flower petals with black paint. Let dry.
  10. Paint the striped part of the "friends" circle with black paint. Let dry.


FTC Disclosure: 8x8 Scrapbook Kits In A Stack (Item SBK8Friend) and greeting card (Item 1103-66) was provided, free of charge, by Consumer Crafts.

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts


Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.