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Slide & Lock Gate Fold Cards with Four Season Floral

Slide & Lock Gate Fold Cards with Four Season Floral

Today I have a selection of Slide & Lock Gate Fold Cards. I must thank Lisa Curcio, a US Stampin' Up! Demonstrator for the inspiration. I have taken her idea and adapted it to my own metric measurements. The sentiment panel slides off to reveal the inside of the card.I have used Layering Circles, Layering … Continue reading Slide & Lock Gate Fold Cards with Four Season Floral

Blending Brushes and the Faux Tearing Technique with Enjoy the Moment

Blending Brushes and the Faux Tearing Technique with Enjoy the Moment

At a recent class we used Blending Brushes to create a Faux Tearing panel. Tear a piece of printing paper or removable sticky paper so that it has uneven edges. Ensure that the paper is long enough to fit the full length of the art panel.Attach both pieces with the torn edges facing each other … Continue reading Blending Brushes and the Faux Tearing Technique with Enjoy the Moment

Multifold Cards

Multifold Cards

For a recent class, we created fancy fold cards. One of them was a Multifold. Looking back through my blog, it is 9 years since I have made one of these. I don't know what took me so long as they are really quite easy to make and create a huge WOW for the recipient. … Continue reading Multifold Cards

Simply Succulents – Class Cards

Simply Succulents – Class Cards

At last week's class, participants used Embossing Paste to create backgrounds and sponge daubers to colour the images. The first card uses the beautiful background die cut on Purple Posy cardstock. Once die cut, it was laid over a piece of Basic White. Shimmery White Embossing Paste was added and covered both the purple and … Continue reading Simply Succulents – Class Cards

2021 Handmade Greeting Card Classes

2021 Handmade Greeting Card Classes

Would you like to learn how to make your own cards, scrapbook pages or 3D projects such as those displayed on my blog? Do you live in the Toowoomba area? I have regular scheduled classes and can make special arrangements for you if these times do not suit. Classes are run fortnightly on a Wednesday … Continue reading 2021 Handmade Greeting Card Classes

Tutorial: How to create a Locking Gate Fold Fancy Fold Card

Tutorial: How to create a Locking Gate Fold Fancy Fold Card

Gate fold cards have been around for a long time, with many variations. A few months ago I posted a landscape version of a locking gate fold card. Today, I have the portrait version for you. Here it is closed .... This takes a standard gate fold card a step further using stacking dies to … Continue reading Tutorial: How to create a Locking Gate Fold Fancy Fold Card