Papercraft Essentials

Bonus Friday project!

14th March 2014


Bonus Friday project!

Here’s a bonus project from Papercraft Essentials’s new Beginner’s Guide series, this issue focussing on background stamping!


Love you so much

You’ll need

My Favourite Things Sheet Music Background stamp

white cardstock

Crate Paper Flea Market patterned paper

Crate Paper Maggie Holmes patterned paper & sentiment sticker

Sizzix Movers & Shapers Tim Holtz Alterations Mini Hearts dies

mini heart punch

Kanban pearls

Saddle Brown StazOn inkpad

Vintage Photo Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink

3D foam pads


Step by step

1 Create a white 10x15cm card blank. Cut a 9.5×14.5cm piece of patterned paper and stamp onto it using the background stamp.

2 Roll up the bottom-left and top-right corners of the patterned panel then attach to the card front.

3 Die-cut a heart from patterned paper. Adhere to a sentiment sticker then fix to the card front using 3D foam pads.

4 Punch mini hearts from patterned paper and adhere, along with pearls, to finish.

Issue 105 is on sale now, and you can buy your copy here!


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