Hi everyone and happy Monday. Today I have a very pretty shabby chic project. Gate Fold Shadow Box Card I was super pleased with how well this turned out and it was nice creating a different style. The gatefold finish and belly band detail finish this project off perfectly. To make this you will need……… Continue reading Pretty Gate Fold Shadow Box Card
Hello everyone, I have something relaxing for you this weekend. I’ve made these cards using my favourite Akashiya Watercolour pens. I purchased my Japanese pens from a lovely calligraphy store in China, however, I’ve found them on Amazon My watercolour paper is from Strathmore and you can purchase this at any good art supplies or again on Amazon or Ebay I used…… Continue reading Relaxing Watercolour card.
Hello, back again…Today’s tutorial was actually due to go live tomorrow but it seems I put in the wrong schedule date!…anyway here are cards I’ve made using the very addictive No Heat Foil Technique. I had recently seen a tutorial by Jennifer Maguire and she reminded me about all my foils I had stuffed in…… Continue reading No Heat Foil Technique
Hello all, yesterday I did my weekly Facebook live craft along over on the Hobbybase page, where I showed how to make this fun Birthday Bunting card. Using the Hobbybase Bunting dies Enter code MIXEDUP at the check out to receive 10% off your purchase. Every week I list what you will need to make the card. For those of…… Continue reading Birthday Bunting Card
Hello everyone, it’s Chinese New Year tomorrow so I have another Chinese inspired project to share with you all. Chinese Thread Book These date back hundreds of years and show off the art of Origami beautifully. Check out the link below to read about the history of them in more detail. The history of a…… Continue reading Chinese Thread Book
Hi everyone, today is a special day as it the 1st birthday of Mixed Up Craft! Exactly one year ago today I uploaded my first YouTube tutorial and I can’t believe how quickly this year has gone. I never dreamed it would have gone in the direction it has and 180 tutorials later a DT for Hobbybase…… Continue reading Diamond Fold Birthday Card
Over half way through my Creative Card Series now and I hope that your enjoying the projects so far. Today I have this fun Concertina Box Card. These make wonderful little gifts, you can add photos, gift cards or just decorate as I did. This stands up so can be displayed perfectly. To make this…… Continue reading Creative Card Series No 5, Concertina Box Card