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Friday bonus card from Simply Cards & Papercraft 128

26th September 2014

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Friday bonus card from Simply Cards & Papercraft 128

Happy Friday! Here’s a Friday bonus card from Simply Cards & Papercraft 128…

In the run up to Christmas, we still have many other occasions to create for and Simply Cards & Papercraft 128 is here to the rescue! The issue features inspirational projects for both Christmas and general occasions. Today’s bonus card is from a fun feature by Kim Dellow in which she shows us how we can create cards with a truly personal touch by using our photographs.

 

Any excuse for cake

Materials

teal 12.5x14cm card blank

photograph

Studio Calico Lemon Lush paper

photo-quality printer paper

3D foam pads

 

Tools

computer & printer

 

Simply make

1 Open the photograph in your preferred photo-editing software and crop it if needed.

2 Add a sentiment box and a sentiment to the photograph with the text, marquee and fill tools.

3 Resize the photograph to fit the card front, print it out and trim away the excess paper.

4 Matt and layer the card front with strips of patterned paper an adhere the photograph to the font using 3D foam pads.

 

If you haven’t already, be sure to get your issue of Simply Cards & Papercraft 128 here! Remember, it comes with a fantastic Spellbinders festive stamp set and embossing folder and we still have our special offer on the co-ordinating Spellbinders dies where you can grab both die sets for only £20! Take advantage of this free offer while stocks last by clicking here!

 

 

We’ve received wonderful cards from our readers using the fabulous free gift already and had a few requests from readers who are looking to find the templates and four free digital stamps from the issue. You can find them by clicking here.


Happy papercrafting!

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