Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thank you card by Joy!

Hello Crafters, 



Today we are sharing this stunning thank you card created by Joy, using the very pretty (one of my favourite collections) Scrap Studio our Twiny Twine and Butterfly Charms. 

Below Joy tells us how we can create this too:) 


 


Cut card stock to 5" x 10" & fold in 1/2 to get a 5" square base

 Cut the green paper to 4 3/4" square

Attach a white doily to the centre of the green




 Loop green twine around the top of the doily

Cut white card stock 3 1/4" x 3" & attach the large floral bouquet from the Scrap Studio Collectables to this

Using 3D foam tape attach this to the middle of the card, holding the top right corner up while you tuck the butterfly tag (from




Attach the large butterfly from the collectables to the left corner, placing 3D tape under the wings -place the 'thank you' tag from the collectables on the bottom right

Lastly, tie a green twine bow through the butterfly charm & attach to the top of the thank you tag 




Thank you Joy, 

Happy Creating everybody, 

Leigh 



Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The best is yet to come with Jennie!




Hello Crafters, 


The themes and colours in Let's Go from Kaisercraft lean slightly more towards the masculine side making it the ideal range to keep in your collection for all the boys and men in your life. 

Today we are sharing this great Birthday card Jennie has created using papers from the Let's go 6.5"padLet's Go Collectables as well as our Satin Seam Binding  and Tiny Twine.  I love the way Jennie has made use of the satin, card and tiny twine. It brings the  card together so beautifully with the pre cut die cut from the co ordinating collectables. 




Please enjoy Jennie's instructions on how she put this Birthday card together. 


1.     Cut Dotted Let's Go paper   4” x 5 3/4“
2.     Cut Satin Seam Binding 5 1/2 “
3.     Cut Tiny Twine 4” x 3
4.     Apply tape to the back of the Satin Seam Binding piece, place it  1 1/2 “ from bottom of paper.




6.     Apply foam tape on the Happy Birthday and Best is yet to come 



7.     Take 3 tags add twine to tag. Then fan them out, tape them from behind (to make one piece) place on top half of the paper
8.     Apply Happy Birthday to this piece
9.     Wrap twine over ribbon, attach. Apply “Best is yet” over twine/ribbon pieces
10.  Attach to card base

Stunning!...thank you Jennie. 

Happy Creating, 
Leigh. 


Monday, February 18, 2019

Grateful Card by Wendy

Hello Crafters, 


With so much to be grateful for I  just love this card created by our lovely DT member Wendy.  






Celebr8's New Beginnings Collection is the ideal collection to create the feeling of gratitude.  It is no secret that we are big fans of the amazing range of  Celebr8 Chipboard .  In this particular project Wendy has made use of very popular Grateful Thankful Blessed Chipboard .  Along with Celebr8's Buttons Flairs and Paper Flowers .


Wendy shares the steps involved to create this gorgeous card. 




1.     Using  white card and Mauve printed paper and fussy two cut flowers from the New Beginnings Collection 


2.     Trim the Mauve printed paper to 15cm.
3.     Cut two 15cm lengths of  Antique Blue Grosgrain Ribbon. 


4.     Adhere the ribbon with double sided tape to top and bottom of the Mauve printed paper.  Just so a little bit of blue ribbon can be seen.
5.     Adhere Mauve printed cardstock to white card with double sided tape, towards the bottom edge of the card.


6.     Using wet glue adhere wooden embellishment “GRATEFUL” to top right of the card.


7.     Using 3D adhesive foam dots adhere fussy cut flowers to bottom right and top left of the card.
8.     Adhere button flair and pink paper flower, to left hand side pf the card.


Thank you Wendy! 

Happy Creating. 
Leigh 











Wednesday, February 13, 2019

"Thankful" card by Sandie

Hello Crafters, 

This gorgeous 'Thankful' card has been created by our very own DT member Sandie. 

Sandie shares how she created this beauty.  I love what Sandie gets up to with her ribbons and bows! She also had fun colouring the black and white designs from this collection. 




                         

Trim DSP to fit half of the card front, adhere in place.


Adhere a length of Black Grosgrain Ribbon across the width of card using double sided tape. 

Tie a small bow and attach to top of ribbon. Add the chain of pink hearts from the Blessed Collectables to ribbon. (trim one of the hearts to add to card, as shown.) 


Colour the Wooden Heart Button using an orange copic marker, add this heart and the pink collectable heart to card front.


Add sentiment to card using foam tape.


Colour three flowers from the black/white DSP  using pink and orange copic markers. 

Trim carefully and attach to card using foam tape. 

Colour the leaf from the collectables using a green copic marker. 

Adhere behind flowers. Add a small amount of dimensional magic to flowers and leaves.






Thank You Sandie! 

Happy Creating, 
Leigh 








Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Thank you card by Megan

Hello Crafters, 

Today we are sharing this stunning thank you card created by our Designer Megan.  



I really love the relaxing colours and ocean themed designs in the Deep Sea collection.  The ideal collection for those holiday pages. 








Happy Creating! 

Leigh 








Friday, February 08, 2019

"Blessed"Stepper Card with Theresa

Hello Crafters, 

Today Theresa shares this beautiful stepper card. 

Theresa created this card using kaisercrafts  Blessed 6"Paper Pad, coordinating Blessed Collectables and a Craft Queen wooden heart shaped button

Enjoy Theresa's instructions below, a great creation just in time for Valentines Day. 





Fold c/s in 1/2

On folded edge measure and mark 1 1/4" from each end of card

At these marks with card still folded make a cut 2" deep

With card still folded push the 2 cut sections back inside the card and crease well

Using co-ordinating DSP attach to all panels trimming to fit

Attach some of the Blessed Collectables with foam tape to add dimension

Finish card with a word piece of choice mounted with foam tape








Thank you Theresa! 

Happy Creating. 

Leigh 






Monday, January 28, 2019

Blessed Card with Wendy




Hello Crafters, 

Our Design Team member Wendy shares his amazing card she has created using our favourite Celebr8 brand. 

Scroll down where Wendy tells us how to create this card. 
(all materials used to create this beauty can be found on our website, follow the links) 






1.     Cut white A4 cardstock in half at 15cm (makes 2 x A5 cards)
2.     Score at 10.5cm, burnish at fold line
3.     Using the Wreath printed paper, fussy cut the flowers into 3 portions
4.     Trim the Mauve printed paper to 14cm x 9cm
5.     Trim Grey printed paper at 13.5cm and 8.5cm
6.     Layer and adhere together with double sided tape
7.     Cut a 14cm length of grey lace and maroon organza ribbon
8.     Adhere maroon organza ribbon to printed paper at bottom edge
9.     Adhere grey lace on top of maroon organza ribbon
10.  Adhere printed cardstock to white card with double sided tape
11.  Using wet glue adhere wooden embellishment “blessed” to top centre of card
12.  Using 3D adhesive foam dots adhere fussy cut flowers to bottom of card
13.  Adhere button flair and pink paper flower on top of cut out flowers, to left hand side
Thank you Wendy! 



Happy Creating! 
Leigh 

Saturday, January 19, 2019

'Whisper' Happy Birthday card created by Joy

Hello Crafters, 

Today we are sharing this beautifully elegant birthday card created by our  lovely design team member, Joy.  

and coordinating Ribbons from Craft Queen. 

All materials used to create this card can be found on our website 






Joy shares her instructions on how she created this card. 


 - Cut the check paper to 3 3/4" x 5 1/2"

- Cut the leaf paper to 3 1/2" x 5", and adhere into the middle of the check.


- Adhere Crochet Lace & Floral Ribbon towards the bottom of the card (tucking the ribbons behind the paper to give a neat edge)





 - From the Whisper Collectables pack take the 'received' tag, 'cafe' stamped piece & 2 butterflies, & layer these onto your card.





- Adhere the 'cafe' piece 1st, then the tag using 3D tape, then use "happy birthday" from the die-cuts in the back of the pad, then place the butterflies





- Tie a bow using the Narrow Satin Ribbon  & attach to the top of the tag

- Attach to a white card base. 


Thank you Joy! 



Happy Creating! 

Leigh