As many of you know, if you’ve been following me for some time, is that I often don’t know when to ‘Step away from the card’ It’s said a lot during my FB Lives and we always have a laugh! Well, I had nobody shouting those words at me when I was making this card,…… Continue reading Beautiful Pop-Out Panel card
Hi everyone, today I’m sharing a card style I saw on Pinterest. A lady called Jackie shared one she had made, there were no instructions, links etc just the photo. I believe she used a die, so I had a play around and came up with these similar ones. I never make Art Deco-style cards,…… Continue reading Stunning Accordion Fan Fold Card
Hi everyone, thank you for visiting. Today’s tutorial is this Springy Pop-Up Box Thingy! I decided to use my new Halloween stamps and dies and create a spooky scene. I first made this style in a 5 x 7 during my FB Live, If you would like to see that version, you can watch it…… Continue reading Easy Springy Pop-Up Box Thingy!!!
Hi friends, today I’m sharing this unusual Miura fold card. I remember seeing this on The Fold Factory YouTube channel and then done by Rachel Tessman on YouTube but never made it myself. I’ve since received a number of emails requesting this style, so here is my version. This folds to a 4 x 6…… Continue reading Mini Free Standing Miura Card
Hello friends, today I’m sharing this striking fun fold! This Concertina Frame Card is very easy to make making it perfect for everyone to make. I used the Papercraft Society Kit 22 again, I’m really enjoying all the contents of this kit. This is a 5 x 7 card, but this style can easily work…… Continue reading Easy Concertina Frame Fold Card
Hi friends, about a month ago I shared the 5 x 7 Expanding Accordion Card, which many of you have loved. I then received quite a few comments and messages asking for me to do a 6 x 6 version, so here it is. I used the adorable Bluebells and Buttercups papers by Craft Consortium…… Continue reading NEW SIZE! Expanding Accordion Cards
Hi friends, a couple weeks ago I made this amazing Expanding Accordion Card! This showstopper card has been really popular, and I’ve really enjoyed seeing all your beautiful versions over on my Mixed Up Crafters Facebook group. I was inspired after seeing a smaller version by Michelle Pepper here. I made this Christmas version during a…… Continue reading SHOWSTOPPER Expanding Accordion Cards!
Hi everyone today I’m sharing these wonderful Interlocking Panel Cards. These are a real showstopper card, but they fold down neatly into a 6 x 6 size. I didn’t intend to make this card, I actually planned on cutting the aperture on the front when closed but it went terribly wrong, so instead I…… Continue reading Showstopper Cards | Interlocking Panel Cards
Hi everyone, back in October 2020 I made an Accordion Card for Making Cards & Papercraft magazine, which I shared on my FB page with the link to that exclusive tutorial. Fast forward 5 months and I briefly shared the same card in my recent ‘How To Make An Envelope’ tutorial. I received many comments…… Continue reading Accordion Pop-Up Cards
Hi everyone, this is my first Showstopper card of 2021! I like to make one of these large mantle pleasers every so often and I’m really pleased with how this one turned out. These may look big, but they fold down into a 6 x 6 size. And will fit perfectly inside my 6 x…… Continue reading