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Showing posts with label Pull Tab Card. Show all posts

Birds of a feather

This stamp set is great for creating easy cards to fill out your stash. This is what the kids have requested for my Dad for his birthday 

There is a video on my YouTube channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies

Heffy Doodle Wingman Stamp Set
Spectrum Noir Finesse in Rustic Brown
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers
Heffy Doodle Pull Tab Slimline Die
Black sequins
Grandad sentiment from Dovecraft
Another Year Sentiment From Papercraft Society July Box
Versamark Embossing Ink
Wow Embossing Powder in Pepper
Heffy Doole Stitched Trio Slimline Die Set

Card Making Tutorial

The images were stamped, coloured and fussy cut out

The trio slimline panels were cut in an assortment of greens
The pull tab insert was cut in the top panel

The 3 squares panel was adhered on and 
the birds were glued down and Grandad was heat embossed in the right hand window

A banner saying another year was heat embossed and attached to the bird. 
The pull tab mechanism was created and the bird attached.

The panel was attached to the scalloped base using foam squares and was finished in sequins and nuvo drops before being attached to a Slimline white card base

Thank you for reading 
Happy crafting
Claire xx

Interactive Invitation

Its Tuesday so that can only mean one thing!!! A new Digi-choosday challenge and discount code. Hop over to Polkadoodles Digi-Chooseday Challenge Blog to claim yours and enter.

The Design Teams brief was an invitation to Thanksgiving or Christmas that is Interactive.

I wanted to create something a little different I did contemplate just making a shaker but then I quite like the idea of revealing the date. I think it works really well. I wanted to step away from the tradition Christmas colours as well.

There is a video on my YouTube channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies
Polkadoodles digi stamp Winnie Rolling Snowball
Polkadoodles digi bundle  Winnie White Christmas Alphabet
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers
Silver Sequins
Nuvo Drops in Antique Rose
A4 blue card
A5 white card
Rust Card
Rose Gold Card
Pull Tab Die
Stitched Rectangle Nesting Dies
Stitched Star Dies

Cardmaking Tutorial

To begin I sized and printed my image and the words you are invited, onto smooth card stock suitable for alcohol markers.
I then printed the same image with the date and time in the snowball on normal printed paper.

I coloured the original image and die cut with a stitched rectangle 

Using the rust card and a largest stitched rectangle die I cut a another rectangle

Using a craft knife I cut the snowball from the image

With my largest rectangle die I cut a piece of white card, and positioned my pull tab insert and a stitched star die

With the smaller stars I cut a number of rust and a number of rose gold stars

The image that had been printed with the date and time was mounted onto the rust rectangle and adhered to the white card with double sided tape.
The coloured image was then lined up over the top so the information could be seen through the cutout snowball

The slit was die cut in 

A piece of acetate was glued over the inside of the star.

The pull tab was secured. Foam tape was place around the edges of the star and it was filled with silver sequins

A piece of rose gold card was adhered to the back of this to secure the shaker element.

Foam tape was run around the edges and this was adhered to the blue a4 card to form a card base

The die cut stars were added around the edges

Then silvers sequins and nuvo drops were spotted around 

The pull tab was was accessorised with the rust card.

This card was very time consuming and one of those that you end up doing numerous times, I had the pull tab too high, then too low, then glued the acetate onto the wrong side.
But I am so glad I persevered as I really do love the finished product.

This is being entered into the following challenges

Thank you for reading

Happy crafting

Claire xx

Interactive Christmas

This stamp and die set from Time for Tea Designs is so fun, with the naughty fury friends trashing the tree. We use to have a beagle, she was the most beautiful dog I have ever come across, but was totally bonkers and so so naughty I could tell you many tales. Including how she learnt to open the grill door so she could use it as step to climb onto the work surfaces and ate an entire slow cooker full of lamb stew...
Christmas with Indiana was a nightmare she was THIS dog. We use to put bells on the bottom of the tree so they acted like an early warning system and alerted us to her mischief before too much damage was caused. Even as a tiny puppy at Christmas last year Hamish our Jack Russel did not have the interest in the tree that Indie never grew out of

When we visit a special place I buy a bauble as I love putting the tree up and it reminding me of the trip.  We can be like 'oh do you remember that trip to...' 
Well my inspiration for this card came from Indie, on one particular tree mounting occurrence my husband literally threw himself across the room and caught our bauble from New York (that could have been costly). There were decorations flying in all directions but he saved the ones that mattered. 

There is a video on my you tube channel  Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies

Time For Tea Designs Christmas Surprise Stamp and Die Set
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers
Spectrum Noir Finesse in Rustic Brown
Heffy Doodles Slimline Pull Tab Die Set
Mama Elephant Peek A Frame Die Set
Distress Ink in Fired Brick and Mowed Lawn
Versamark Embossing Ink
Wow Embossing Powder in Earthtone Grape
Nuvo Drops in Mustard Gold and Moonlight Silver

Card Making Tutorial

To begin I stamped, coloured and die cut the images. The die set has a die you can lay on the tree to.cut the head and arm holes of the furry beast.

Using the large stitched rectangle from the mama elephant die set I.cut a.piece of white card stock. I used the heffy doodle pull tab dies to form the panel.for my pull tab base. See the picture below for placement

This was blended in Fired brick distress ink

The pull tab was inserted and I felt it would be too heavy for just the one circle to mount onto. I therefore cut another and used double.sided tape to attached them both together to form one pull tab. See the picture below

The top one was coloured in the fired brick to ensure that it blended in if seen

Using acatate the free falling baubles and the dog were attached to the mechanism. The tree was then secured onto card base with foam tape to allow a gap

The pull tab arrow was blended in the distress ink

The sentiment was heat embossed using Wow Earthtone Grape Embossing Powder  and this was blended in mowed lawn. A cormer trimmer was used to.round the edges

This was attached to the card panel which was adhered to a card base using double sided tape

The card was finished with nuvo drops

Thanks for reading
Happy Crafting 
Claire xx

Interactive Gnomes

I purchased this pull tab die on a whim. It looked good but I am not sure I would use it. It frightened me a little and looked complicated. I was very wrong it was just so so easy.

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Cardmaking Supplies 

Heffy Doodle Slimline Pull Tab Die
Heffy Doodle Stitched Slimline Trio Die Set
Polkadoodles Grass Lawn Stencil
Distress Ink in Speckled Egg and Mowed Lawn
Kraft Card card 
Teal card
Blue card
White Card
Heffy Doodle Stamp Set Gnome Matter What
Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink in Rustic Brown
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers
Embossing Ink
Wow Embossing Powder in Speckled Egg
Nuvo Dropa in Ruby Slippers

Cardmaking Tutorial

I cut the smallest slimline stitched rectangle from the trio die set and blended the grass using the polkadoodles stencil and mowed lawn distress ink
The clouds were created by blending speckled egg distress ink.
The pull tab die was then cut and attached to the scalloped base.

I cut 2 pieces of Kraft card using the next size up stitched slimline rectangle

A piece of teal card was cut using the scalloped frame.

A blue card base was created meassuring 8 3/8th Inch by 6 5/8th

The stamps were coloured and fussy cut out. These were then arranged as the image below.

Onto one of the pieces of  Kraft card I heat embossed my sentiment 

This was then all glued together and nuvo drops were added to the arrow on the pull tab.

I have entered this into the following challenges

Thanks for reading
Happy crafting
Claire xx