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The colour wheel is a valuable tool that you can use for card making. Have you ever tried making one with the ink pads that you own? The simplest way is to do a pie chart divided into 6 segments. The 6 segments will house your primary and secondary colours. Your primary colours are red […]
Slimline mosaic technique is my version of the slimline cards that are popping up everywhere. But first, let’s get the card base sorted. Use a piece of standard size card base (A4 cut in half). Instead of scoring (folding) at 4-1/4 inch, score your card base at a little under the 3 inch mark. You […]
Paper Weaving is something you should consider when have accumulated a lot of beautiful scraps of paper. Give them a new lease on life by weaving. Let’s begin. First, choose papers that you like. It’s best to use double-sided paper so that you don’t have to think hard in terms of colour coordination. You will […]
There are many ways that you can use gold foil in your card making and one of them is by punching them out into shapes. For our last card in the Christmas card series, we’ll be using circles. A brand new year is here so let’s bling it up! Before anything else, I’d like to […]
For Day 9 of our Christmas card series, we are using Daisy Lane. This layout came about while decorating my Christmas tree. I have baubles and flowers in the tree so I thought I’d do the same with today’s card. I also brought out another stamp set so I can use the snow globe dome […]
The Loyal Leaves stamp set from Stampin’ Up! is so versatile that I used it for today’s Christmas card series. The leaves are beautiful on their own so a simple layout is all that it needs to make them stand out. Let’s begin! Trim your Whisper White to 5-1/2 x 3-7/8 inches. This will be […]
Today, we are making a Toile inspired Christmas card. Toile is a fabric printed with a repeating pattern. The standard for Toile is single colour and the theme is usually the scenic French countryside. Toile is usually printed in black, blue or red for wallpaper or upholstery. Although the Campology stamp set is not a […]
Today we are making a Christmas card from the Joy To The World Paper Pumpkin from Stampin’ Up!. If you’re super busy but would still like to give out handmade Christmas cards, then this kit is perfect for you. It’s an all-inclusive kit that comes in a beautiful box. Why not give one as a […]
Today’s card is a Christmas snow globe. I used my Stamparatus for this card because perfect alignment is key. You will also need a Cut & Emboss Machine to cut the hole of the snow globe dome. Having the right tools such as an embossing and cutting machine makes a difference when making cards en […]
The Mini Curvy Keepsakes Dies is a set that’s perfect for making this Christmas card. By using the star and sprigs in the set you can make a clean and simple card that’s easy to make in multiples. We’ll also make a cute box for treats. It feels so nice to be able to give […]