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Introducing Animal Antics & Christmas Critters

Hi everyone, this week I launched my adorable Animal Antics & Christmas Critters stamp and die sets. These have been made after the huge success from the first collection with Geri the Giraffe & Horace the Horse! So many of you asked for there to be more animals, and after the poll we put out…… Continue reading Introducing Animal Antics & Christmas Critters

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Flying Santa Inside Out Card!

Hi everyone, here is my Flying Santa Inside Out Card. It’s such a great card style and perfect for this stamp set I had. The idea for this Christmas one came during my Facebook Live Craft Along where I made this birthday version. Thank you to everyone who has been sharing their versions on the…… Continue reading Flying Santa Inside Out Card!

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Pretty Floral Slider Card

Hi everyone, now that my Made To Surprise brand is growing I want to start showing you ways to combine the collections. This card uses my 6 x 6 Slider die set from my second collection mixed with the Funky Flowers stamps & dies from my first collection. I had the idea of creating a…… Continue reading Pretty Floral Slider Card

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5 x 7 Slider Cards

Hi everyone, here are the cards I made using my 5 x 7, Zig Zag Slider Card die set. I adore this set and love that you have so many mat and layer options to create lots of different looks. The cards can be displayed open or in an upright position. You can have a…… Continue reading 5 x 7 Slider Cards

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Free Standing Spinner Cards

Hi friends, I recently shared these very fun Spinner Cards. I made these during a FB live Craft Along which was lots of fun. You can make these any size you like and your aperture can be any shape you like as long as your spinning element has room to move. These fold nice and…… Continue reading Free Standing Spinner Cards

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Fun & Very Easy Waterfall Cards

Hey friends, I recently shared this fun Waterfall Card during one of my Facebook Live Craft Along’s. I haven’t made a waterfall card in such a long time and I had forgotten how fun these were to make. Simply pull the tab to reveal each page and a hidden message. These cards are great for…… Continue reading Fun & Very Easy Waterfall Cards

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Fun Kite Fold Cards & Gift Card Holder!

Hey friends, during one of my Facebook Lives this week I showed you how to make these sweet Kite Fold cards. These are very straightforward make and will fit onto lots of different sized card blanks. During the live Craft Along someone mentioned about using them as a gift card holder, so I played around…… Continue reading Fun Kite Fold Cards & Gift Card Holder!

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Spinning Pinwheel Cards – Crafting With My Nan!

Hi everyone, earlier today I shared a lovely tutorial showing you how to make these beautiful Pinwheel cards, but the star of the show is my wonderful Nan, Evelyn. We spent a lovely afternoon last week doing some crafting and making these cards, check out nans below, it’s beautiful and she had so much fun…… Continue reading Spinning Pinwheel Cards – Crafting With My Nan!

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Secret Message Card!

Hi Friends, last week my nan was visiting so my blog posts have been all over the place, she went home yesterday after a nice long visit, so I’m catching up now on everything. On Friday I shared this fun and interactive Secret Message Card. You have 4 separate paneled areas, but can you find…… Continue reading Secret Message Card!

cardmaking · Kinetic Cards · pop up cards · valentines cards · valentines day · Valentines Series 2020

Spray of Hearts Pop Up Card

Hello friends, today I have the details of the beautiful Spray of Hearts Pop Up Card I shared earlier in the week. I love making pop up cards and had the idea to have a lifted section on both sides, and came up with this one. I love the block colour and the mix of…… Continue reading Spray of Hearts Pop Up Card