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Hidden Slider Cards + GIVEAWAY

Hello. Today I am sharing how to create surprise slider cards without any special dies needed!

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

[All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Multiple stores are also linked in the parentheses following the product name. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you.]

I have been doing a lot of interactive cards lately (they are fun to make!)… but most require special dies. Today’s technique doesn’t! As always, watch the video to see the process.

My first card features a pull tab that reveals a hidden image. I used images and dies from the new Hero Arts My Monthly Hero October Kit (more on that below) along with snowflakes and sentiments from the Hero Arts Stacking Snowflakes Stamp Set (SSS | HA). At first, the card looks like a simple winter scene…

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

… and when you pull the tab, a little girl skates out!

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

I used the Lawn Fawn Push Here Stamp Set to stamp the “pull” on the tab… and the Hero Arts Graphic Snowflake Stamp (SSS | HA) to stamp on the matching envelope’s flap. Oh – and on the sky I used Hero Arts Soft Pool Ink along with the awesome Picket Fence Life Changing Brushes and Hero Arts Stacking Snowflakes Stamp Set (SSS | HA).

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

My second card shares a double surprise slider design. At first, the card has a tree from the Hero Arts My Monthly Hero October Kit and a background created the same as the last card…

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

…but when you pull the tabs, a boy and girl appear…

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

The sentiment on the tree is from the Hero Arts Peace Love Joy Stamp Set (SSS | HA) and the inside of the card says “LOVE.”

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

I am in love with the trees on these cards. The Hero Arts My Monthly Hero October Kit includes the tree stamp, coordinating die…  and a die that cuts the branches for added dimension. Swoon!

Surprise Slider Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

RELATED VIDEOS

Interested in more interactive pull tab cards? Check out these videos:

BLOG HOP

This post is part of a blog hop featuring the Hero Arts My Monthly Hero October Kit. This kit has a huge stamp set, fun layered tree die, coordinating dies, and more! The kit value is $70… but only costs $34.99! You can see all the details HERE. The kit is available for a limited time only – once it’s gone, it’s gone. And they sell out fast! The stamps and dies are not sold separately. (Remember that Hero Arts does have a subscription option with FREE US shipping and $9.99 international shipping in case you never want to miss out on a kit. Find out info HERE.)

HERE is the kit. All this is valued at $70, but costs under $35…

There are also many great new products available that coordinate with the kit. Worth checking out! You can find them all HERE.

The next stop on the hop is the blog of Jessica Frost-Ballas – my very talented friend. (You can always start at the beginning of the hop at the Hero Arts Blog.)

GIVEAWAY

Hero Arts is giving away a kit to a lucky blog reader – selected from the comments across all of the blogs in the hop. For your chance, leave a comment below and on all the blogs in the hop by 11:59pmEST on 10/7/18. (To leave a comment, head to my blog, scroll down to the bottom of this post and click the green “leave a comment” button. The winner’s name will be shared on the Hero Arts Blog. Hero Arts will reimburse the winner if they already bought the kit.)

SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except those with an asterisk or from Hero Arts. As always, this post was NOT paid for or sponsored.) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Hero Arts My Monthly Hero October Kit
[ HA ]
Hero Arts Stacking Snowflakes Stamp Set
[ HA | SSS ]
Hero Arts Trimmings Stamp Set
[ HA | SSS ]
Hero Arts Peach Love Joy Stamp Set
[ HA | SSS ]
Hero Arts Merry and Bright Messages…
[ HA | SSS ]
Hero Arts Delicate Snowflake Stamp
[ HA | SSS ]
Hero Arts Graphic Snowflake Stamp
[ HA | SSS ]
*Lawn Fawn Push Here Stamp Set
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts Acetate Sheets
[ HA | SSS ]
*Picket Fence Life Changing Brushes
[ SSS ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS | GNK ]
Be Creative Tape
[ SSS ]
3M Foam Tape
[ SSS | AMZUS ]
MISTI Stamping Tool
[ SSS | ELH ]
MISTI Mouse Pad Insert
[ SSS | ELH ]
MISTI Bar Magnet
[ SSS | ELH ]
Tim Holtz Tonic Glass Media Mat
[ SSS | ELH ]
Fiskars Reinforced Paper Trimmer
[ SSS | ELH ]
Jewel Picker
[ SSS ]
Lucys Cards Lily of Valley Jewels
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts Soft Pool Ink
[ HA ]
Hero Arts Intense Black Ink
[ HA | SSS ]
Neenah Classic Crest 110lb Cardstock
[ SSS | AMZUS ]
Therm O Web Purple Tape
[ SSS | ELH ]
Sizzix Big Shot Express
[ SSS ]
Sketch Copic Markers
[ SSS ]
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens
[ SSS | ELH ]