easter · Easter Cards · Easter Series 2021 · Punch Art

Peeking Bunny Card

To kick start this years Easter Series 2021 I have these cute Peeking Bunny Cards. I first made this style a couple months ago as part of the inspiration in the new Lisa Horton Craft kit 1 available here.  My brief for the magazine was to create cards for kids, so I made this bunny one, a…… Continue reading Peeking Bunny Card

Easel cards · Easel Step Card · Floating Cards · Papercraft · Swing Cards

Beautiful Floating Easel Card

Hi everyone, here’s a twist to the Swinging Easel Cards that I’ve seen around. I saw this style by Dawns Stamping Thoughts and Debbie Henderson on Pinterest and wondered if there was an easier way to make it. I decided to cut it all separately, and by doing so I was able to attach the…… Continue reading Beautiful Floating Easel Card

birthday cards · fun fold cards · Made To Surprise · Panel Fold Cards

Pretty Centre Panel Cards

Hi friends, here are the pretty Centre Panel Cards I made last week. Sometimes I just want to sit down and make some simplified cards, however, I do still like them to have something a little different about them. You can whip these ones up in minutes, so they are perfect for batch-making. If you’re…… Continue reading Pretty Centre Panel Cards

Kinetic Cards · Penny Slider Cards · rocker cards · Slider Cards

Penny Slider Rocker Cards

Hi everyone, I love mixing different card types, and for this card, I mixed the Penny Slider mechanism with a Rocker card and I think it came together really well. The Bee spins around the circle and the card rocks side to side when upright. I used my Garden Delights stamp set to decorate this…… Continue reading Penny Slider Rocker Cards

birthday cards · fun fold cards · Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · Slider Cards

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

Concertina Fold Cards · Papercraft · Papercraft Society · Slimline Cards · Tri-Fold cards

Pretty Slimline Concertina Cards

Hi friends, last week I showed you how to make these very pretty Slimline Concertina Cards using supplies from the latest Papercraft Society Kit 11 Slimline cards seem to be very popular again so I thought I would make these Concertina cards in the slimline style. I first made these during a Facebook Live. I…… Continue reading Pretty Slimline Concertina Cards

Fold Flat Gift Bags · gift bags · Papercraft

Fold Flat Shaker Gift Bags

Hi everyone, last week I shared a tutorial showing you how to make these handy fold-flat git bags. You can keep these plain or use pattern paper, I decided to use the Kraft cardstock and add a shaker element to the front. Check out my other shaker fold flat gift bag below which I made…… Continue reading Fold Flat Shaker Gift Bags

Circular Gift Bags · gift bags · Handbag Gift Bags · Papercraft

Fish Bowl Shaped Gift Bag

Hi friends, I’ve finally managed to do this tutorial after first showing it during a Facebook Live Craft Along, moving house really does take it out of you and it’s taken me a while to get back on track and in some kind of new routine! I love unusual shaped gift bags and really enjoyed…… Continue reading Fish Bowl Shaped Gift Bag

Bouquet Cards · Flower Pot Cards · Papercraft · Showstopper Cards

Free Standing Flower Pot Cards

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these beautiful Free Standing Flower Pot Cards I’ve made. I made the purple one first during one of my Facebook Live craft along’s after being inspired by a gift card version I saw in the Altenew magazine kit 1, I put my spin on it and made it free-standing and…… Continue reading Free Standing Flower Pot Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · Buckle Fold Cards · fun fold cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft

Pretty Buckle Fold Cards

Hi friends, the other day I made these bright and colourful Buckle Fold Cards These were lots of fun to make and nice and easy too! I used my new Funky Flowers stamps set and paper from my ‘Party’ paper pad. These are measure 6 x 6 and fold flat to fit inside an envelope.…… Continue reading Pretty Buckle Fold Cards