Category: Techniques

An Offset Gatefold Card

An Offset Gatefold Card

Today I have created a gatefold card with a difference. Instead of the gatefold being down the centre of the card, I have offset it to the left. Take a piece of Thick Basic White cardstock that is 29.7cm wide by 10.5cm high. Score on the long side at 4cm and 18.8cm. Add DSP layers … Continue reading An Offset Gatefold Card

A Mini Slimline Fun Fold Card

A Mini Slimline Fun Fold Card

Today I have combined a mini slimline with a fun fold to create this easy card. Take a piece of Thick Basic White cardstock that is 18cm wide by 14.8cm high. Score on the long side at 9cm. Place one of the Basic Borders Dies on an angle from the top right hand corner of … Continue reading A Mini Slimline Fun Fold Card

How to create a Herringbone Design with scraps of Designer Series Paper – VIDEO Tutorial

How to create a Herringbone Design with scraps of Designer Series Paper – VIDEO Tutorial

Today I have a short video to show you how easy it is to use your DSP scraps to create a beautiful herringbone design. I used a Basic White Notecard and ¾" strips of Designer Series Paper. You could vary the size of the strips based on the size of the layer you are creating. … Continue reading How to create a Herringbone Design with scraps of Designer Series Paper – VIDEO Tutorial

One Sheet Wonder with Leaves of Holly

One Sheet Wonder with Leaves of Holly

Here is another example of the One Sheet Wonder technique. It is a great way to create a number of cards quickly and also provide a WOW factor. I forgot to take a picture before cutting it up but you can get the general idea of how it was stamped. Take an A4 sheet of … Continue reading One Sheet Wonder with Leaves of Holly

One Sheet Wonder with Christmas Season

One Sheet Wonder with Christmas Season

Have you tried the One Sheet Wonder technique? It is a great way to create a number of cards quickly and also provide a WOW factor. I forgot to take a picture before cutting it up but you can get the general idea of how it was stamped. Take an A4 sheet of Very Vanilla … Continue reading One Sheet Wonder with Christmas Season

Framed Florets for a Balmy Birthday

Framed Florets for a Balmy Birthday

Here is some more of that beautiful Fitting Florets DSP used with the Framed Florets stamp set and matching dies. This DSP is only available until 4 January 2023 but the stamp set and dies will carry forward to the mini catalogue starting on 5 January. See it all in my online shop - link … Continue reading Framed Florets for a Balmy Birthday