Bonus card idea from Papercraft Essentials 129
Papercraft Essentials 129 is on sale now and inside you’ll find a ton of ideas and inspiration to get you crafting tonight! We’ve got some extra inspiration right here for you to keep you crafting until issue 130 goes on sale on 11th February!
Marie Jones gives a masterclass on creating your own stamped patterned paper and then using it to create a collection of co-ordinating card – we loved her designs and we’re desperate to try this technique for ourselves! So here’s another make to get you crafting tonight!
white 15cm-square scalloped card blank
white, black & lilac cardstock
Sheena Perfect Partners Victorian Floral Anemone stamp
Honey Doo Crafts Mini Shadows stamps
Leane Creatief Blossom stamps
Purple Hydrangea, Spring Pansy, Aloe Vera & Sea Breeze VersaMagic Chalk inkpads
Jet Black Ranger Archival Ink
3D foam pads
Step by step
1 Create the background as shown in the step-by-step guide on page 26 of issue 129. Cut a triangle measuring 13cm on both edges. Matt onto lilac and black cardstock, leaving narrow borders, and attach to card front.
2 Stamp the sentiment onto white cardstock and stamp a few of the tiny images in coloured ink on the edges. Matt onto lilac and black cardstock and attach to the card front using 3D foam pads.
3 Stamp individual flowers and leaves on white card using the same colour inks and cut out. Shape the petals and leaves and attach to card front. Add gems as shown to finish.