VIDEO: 4 Last Minute Christmas Cards From Recycled Packaging

  Ok, so you are tired of hearing it, but we don’t have long to go before Christmas and I don’t know about you but I am totally behind with all my Christmas jobs! So today I have a video…

Making Shaped Cards With Creative Dies Plus

I’ve been making lots of cards this week. Article work has been keeping me busy but I have also had the opportunity to try out the Creative Dies Plus Stitched and Pierced nesting dies from Craft Stash. Have you seen…

VIDEO: DIY Logan / Wolverine Inspired Birthday Card

I’ve mentioned before that we are pretty keen on comic books and graphic novels in my household so today’s project video is a total geek-out homage to the new Logan film coming out in the cinemas around the world this…

Another Die-Cut Design For Men

Welcome to the last of my four die-cut designs for men. All four cards have been designed around a common theme using simple die-cut shapes but they all use various different aspects of design theory. If you look back over the…

6 Card Ideas To Revisit For 2017

On Wednesday I posted ‘My 5 Favourite Art Videos Of 2016’ blog post as part of a little review I do around this time every year to take stock of what I have been working on through the year. Today I thought…

More Card Ideas For Men

Time for my third card in this card designs for men series. If you have missed it I have been posting a card designed for a man on Monday for the last two weeks, but, as I said in the…

Another Birthday Card Design For Men

If you happened by my blog last Monday I shared a male cards in my ‘Die-cut Cards for Men’ blog post, as well as my general anxiety about calling things either male or female! This week I have another share from the…

Die-cut Cards For Men

I often um and ah about labelling my card designs specifically for men or women. Cardmakers often talk about cards for men or cards for women, but I try to be a bit nebulous about it, if I can, when…

A Handmade Birthday Card For A Fashionista

I worked out recently that I have made around 360 projects this year for magazines, give or take a few and 95% of those have been cards. That sounds like a lot of cards when you starting adding it up!…

Cards For Tech-Heads!

If you know someone who is into their technology and you need some card ideas for them then you might want to get your hands on the current issue of Simply Cards and Papercraft (issue 156). [Photo credit: Practical Publishing…

As Featured On Blitsy – How To Make a Mixed Media Big Bloom …

It is Blitsy time and this week I have a card making tutorial on the blog. [I do use affiliate links and there are some in this blog post.] I’ve gone all pink, well with a smidge of kraft and…