Christmas Workshop 2022 · Gatefold Cards · Kinetic Cards · Papercraft Society

Spinning Accordion Gatefold Cards

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these fun Gatefold Spinner cards. I used supplies from my Christmas Papercraft Society kit. As these stamps are symmetrical, I used acetate on the sides, so you can see the stamps from both sides. You can make this style card any side you like and for so many occasions. SUPPLIES…… Continue reading Spinning Accordion Gatefold Cards

Crafting with Nan

Explosion Star Cards | Our best cards so far!!!

Hello friends, Nan has been visiting again over the summer, so of course, we had to squeeze in some cardmaking!         After making the Pop-Up Explosion Cards I had the idea to add a centre scoreline and change it into an Explosion Star Card! I had these very cute decoupage sets which…… Continue reading Explosion Star Cards | Our best cards so far!!!

Box Fold Cards · Christmas Workshop 2021 · Pop Up Box Cards

Adorable Pop-Up Santa Box Cards

I purchased this adorable Santa stamp at the Creative Craft Show in November 2021 and wanted to use it on at least 1 card this year. He needed to ‘Pop-Up’ in some way, so I made a Box-style card for him. I think he’s my favourite Santa now, I love that he doesn’t have his…… Continue reading Adorable Pop-Up Santa Box Cards

Christmas Workshop 2021

Retro Faceted Christmas Crackers

Every year I love to make different Christmas Crackers for my table and personalise them with the gifts inside. After finding this amazing Lametta card at the Creative Craft show I wanted to make a slightly different shape that suited the card’s retro design. These have a faceted shape, so although they look square they…… Continue reading Retro Faceted Christmas Crackers

Christmas Workshop 2021

Envelope Style Gift Card Boxes

Hi everyone, for my second Christmas project I’ve made these cute Gift Card Envelope boxes, with real wax seals. These are a nice size for those smaller gifts, but I thought they were perfect for gift cards or money. Or for sending your letters to Santa! I’ve kept the decoration pretty simple and used the…… Continue reading Envelope Style Gift Card Boxes

Christmas Workshop 2021 · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Adorable Slope Topped Gift Box

Hi everyone, recently I had an idea to make a roof top style gift box and came up with this cute version. This measures 6′ x 2.1/2 x 7′ making it a great size to gift a present or lots of sweet treats! I love the little scene I’ve created above the roof tops. SUPPLIES…… Continue reading Adorable Slope Topped Gift Box

Christmas Workshop 2020 · Made To Surprise

Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags

Hi friends, today I’m sharing these fun gift bags using my new pop up dies on the front. I wanted to show you other fun ways to use these dies and that you don’t have to just use them on cards. These two are using the 6 x 6 Pudding die set and the Snowman…… Continue reading Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags