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Bonus cards made using Papercraft Essentials 116’s FREE corner die!

15th January 2015

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Bonus cards made using Papercraft Essentials 116’s FREE corner die!

Here are two fab cards made using the free floral corner die from Papercraft Essentials 116 – on sale now!

 

Happy birthday

You’ll need

free die

Cosmic Shimmer PVA

3D foam pads

white, black, pink & light pink cardstock

Jet Black Ranger Archival Ink

raspberry Avery Elle inkpad

Pebbles Birthday Wishes stamp

Marianne Design Craftables Heart die set

manual die-cutting machine

small heart punch

pale pink button

black gemstone

corner-rounder punch

Step by step

1 Create a 14cm-square card blank from white cardstock and round the corners.

2 Die-cut the lace heart from black cardstock and secure flat to the centre of the card.

3 Die-cut the smaller heart from white cardstock and, using craft foam, colour evenly with raspberry ink.

4 Stamp the birthday sentiment to the centre of the heart in black ink and embellish with a button and a small punched black heart.

5 Secure the topper to the centre of the large heart using 3D foam pads.

6 Die-cut two corner vines in contrasting shades of pink cardstock and layer together, offsetting the vines for a shadow effect.

7 Finish by attaching the vine with PVA in the bottom-right corner and embellishing with a black gemstone.

 

 

 

Birthday gift

You’ll need

free die

Cosmic Shimmer PVA

3D foam pads

white, pink & light pink cardstock

 

Jet Black Ranger Archival ink

Pebbles Birthday Wishes stamp

5.5cm circle die

manual die-cutting machine

precision scissors

silver gemstones

Step by step

1 Create a 12.5cm-square card blank from white cardstock and matt and layer with light pink cardstock, leaving a narrow border.

2 Die-cut a circle from white cardstock and stamp with the gift design in black ink.

3 Stamp the gift onto pink cardstock, cut out with precision scissors and layer onto the topper using 3D foam pads.

4 Die-cut four vines from pink cardstock and secure to the card, creating a frame.

5 Finish by placing the topper in the centre of the frame and embellishing with silver gemstones.

 

Issue 116 is available online here

 

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