A Pink Dragonfly Tag

Let this pink dragonfly tag brings cheer to another young child who's feeling under the weather.

pink dragonfly tagCelebrate 春 (Spring)

Put within it a touch of spring with the pink colour theme.  What a surprise she will receive when she opens the envelope and find this pink tag in it; especially with the cute dragonfly. Can be done together with your daughter whose friend is not feeling too well. Maybe this will help cheer her up.

This was a tag for a little Chinese girl. The Chinese character   is handwritten with a fine black marker and it means spring.

Glitter is a little girl's best friend, right? So you can add lots of glitter glue to represent the movement of the dragonfly if you like. I leave mine without the glitters because I had some trouble hunting for my glitter glue :-(

But it's ok :-) It's pink and though it does not blinks, it's sweet.

Pink Dragonfly Tag

Tag Making Supplies :

Below are the colourful dragonflies I have in my toolbox of card making supplies for kids. I have quite a few of these with matching Chinese strings; baby blue, sweet pink, light yellow and lilac.

So sweet!

Have been wondering what to do with them and today decided to make a spring tag for a little girl.

plastic dragonfliesColourful Dragonflies for Kids Card-making
card making supplies for tagCard-making Supplies
  • big white card-stock 2.3/4" x 4.5"
  • small white card-stock 1.3/4" x 4"
  • pink card-stock 2.5" x 4.1/4"
  • fine black marker
  • pencil
  • pink Chinese string
  • spring rubber stamp if you don't want to handwrite.
  • plastic dragonfly charm
  • dauber or circle stamp
  • scissors
  • trimmer
  • 2 nos. reinforcement rings
  • ink pads: shocking pink or light baby pink colour
  • double-sided tape
  • uhu glue

Tag Making Instructions :

  1. Ink a dauber or circle rubber stamp with light baby pink ink and stamp over the small white card.( Lightly for smaller circles and press harder for bigger circles if you are doing circles of various sizes.)
  2. Glue small white card-stock onto the pink card-stock with double-sided tape.
  3. Ink the spring stamp with black ink pad and stamp on the stamped circle image.
  4. Cut around the circle leaving a tiny white border.
  5. Use double-sided tape to attach to top of small white strip card.
  6. Tie Chinese string to the dragonfly charm.
  7. Attach the whole assembly onto the big white card.
  8. Punch a hole on the top of the tag.
  9. Stick on the reinforcement rings on both side of punched hole.
  10. Glue the pink dragonfly onto the card with uhu glue. 
  11. Fold and insert a Chinese string into the hole and tie a knot.

Viola! A pink cute tag to celebrate spring or to bring spring back into any little girl's heart. Hope this will make a little girl sit up and get well soon.

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