Let the Games Begin Card

  • Difficulty Rating: Beginner
Let the Games Begin Card

Want a fun card for a birthday boy or girl?

Let the games begin with this crossword-inspired card. Simple layering creates a festive card in minutes.


1. Create a base card out of solid cardstock.


2. Trim patterned paper to cover the base, leaving a narrow margin. Round lower corners & adhere to base.

3. Trim another piece of patterned paper. Border punch the left edge. Adhere to base, off center, using foam adhesive.


4. I used the Fuse Creativity System® to create the blue crossword puzzle embellishment.

5. Adhere embellishment & add sentiment using letter stickers.

6. Print additional text onto cardstock, cut into strip, and adhere with foam adhesive.