Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Lady Bug Treat Bag - FREE Printable and Tutorial

Here is a fun gift idea for a party, or class room.  Give the gift of lady bugs.  I have a cute printout that you can use to give your gift a professional look.  Just click on the printout to make it large, then right click and save it into your pictures, or click and paste it into your printing program. 

Single Printout:
 
Multiple Printouts:
 
Here's how to get the bugs into the bags:
Here's how to add the header:
 
Print out the graphic on to card stock. 
Fold it over at the top along the top red edge:
 
Cut around the red edge on the two sides and the bottom.
 
Cut the 5" wide cellophane bag at about 6" high:
 
 
Fill the bag with Lady Bugs and Moist Leaves (not shown)
Make sure to poke small holes in the bag with a pin:
 
 
Tape the top of the cellophane bag to the inside of the card:
 
Fold the card over and then put 3 or 4 staples 
across the bottom edge: 
 
Here's a Valentine's Version that
you might like also:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2014/02/happy-valentines-day-with-bugs-and.html
 

I also have a fun version for Halloween:

http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/10/bugs-and-kisses-free-halloween-printable.html