Monday, 27 August 2018

Creative Team Framed Memories Card

Creative Team Framed Memories Card

By Cheryl Peterie

 

Supplies:


Kaisercraft 12x12 Paper - Chartreuse
Kaisercraft Collectables Pack - Heirloom
Satin Ribbon 1/4"
 

Tools:

Basic tool kit (Crafts4U trimmer, scissors, Crafts4U double sided Tape, pencil, tweezers etc),Die Cutting/Embossing Machine, Washi Tape (for holding dies in place), Paper Distresser.
 
 
 

Instructions:

 
Fold & score a piece of A5 White card in half, Die cut the  Crafts4U Die Lacey Border 3 10161 along the right side of the card
 


Cut a background panel from the pattern paper(yellow side) to measure 8cm x 14.5cm, distress the edges, attach a piece of satin ribbon to the right side & attach to the card front.



(NB; with nesting dies No.1 being the smallest)

·         Nest & die cut the No.2 & No. 3 labels from the Layered Frame set (floral side of the above pattern paper)

·         Die cut the No.1 label (yellow side of pattern paper) Stamp your desired sentiment.

 
Mount the frame using Crafts4U 3mm x 4m Foam Tape 2mm Thick 30013 & attach to the card front.
 


From the Heirloom Collectables pack attach the stop watch inside the bottom left corner of the frame, the "Our Memories Will Last Forever" sentiment to the right side of the frame & the Remember banner to the top left corner of the card.

 
Attach the No.1 yellow label to the No.2 floral label & attach to the inside centre of the card.
 


Adhere a mix of small flowers & two leaves from the Little Birdie Curly Rose Yellow 12pk CR62800Little Birdie Renae Blush 27pk CR63041Little Birdie Renae Celeste 27pk CR63038 flower packs to the card front, then tie a small bow from the satin ribbon & adhere under the flowers to the bottom of the frame.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

 
 

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Creative Team Mixed Media Cards

Creative Team Mixed Media Cards

by Dani Choate

 

Supplies:

Cocoa Vanilla wood veneer lettering
3 different butterfly dies
Rectangular die
Decorative round die - 70032
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Monday, 20 August 2018

Creative Team Precious Petal Cards

Creative Team Precious Petal Cards

by Peta Burrows

Peta created this beautiful card earlier in the year for a class that was taught in store. She uses the Crafts 4U Precious Petals Die Set to create a simple layered flower that she has coloured with Distress inks. She has added some stamens to the centre and a few drops of transparent Jewel drops on the petals that make it look like there is dew drops on the petals.


 

Supplies:

Distress Inks in - Worn Lipstick & Tattered Rose
Assorted wood or light patterned papers
 
 

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Creative Team Lacey Oxide Butterflies

Creative Team Lacey Oxide Butterflies

by Cheryl Peterie



 
 

Supplies:



Distress Paint - Walnut Stain
Kaisercraft 12x12 Paper - Chartreuse
Twine
Border Sticker
Sticky Pearl Strip
Any Background Stamp of choice

 

Tools

Basic tool kit (Crafts4U trimmer, scissors, Crafts4U double sided Tape, Crafts4U Foam Tape, pencil, tweezers etc), Glue, Washi Tape (for holding dies in place), Die Cutting Machine, Small Hole Punch.
 
 

Instructions

Start by painting two solid butterflies with the Distress Paint Walnut Stain & set aside to dry, leave the third butterfly raw, when dry stamp your desired pattern stamp with Distress Oxide Ink - Broken China on all three butterflies.
 
 
 
 
1.        Fold & score a piece of A5 White card in half for the base card.

2.       Cut a background piece of White card to 10cm x 14.5cm, blend the edges with Distress Oxide Ink -Broken China & attach to the base card.

3.       Cut a piece of White card to 9.5cm x 14cm, emboss with the Crafts4U Embossing Folder Tiny Dots & attach to the base card leaving an even border.

4.       From the Chartreuse pattern paper die cut the Crafts4U Die Lacey Border 3 & the No.2 label from the Crafts4U Die Layered Frame 1 set.

5.       Attach the lacey border to the left side of the card front, mount the label with foam tape to the centre of the card front.

6.       Attach the border sticker & the strip of sticky pearls along the lacy border.

7.       Punch a hole in the top of the sentiment tag, Distress the edges with Distress Ink - Walnut Stain, add some twine & mount with foam tape to the card front.

8.       Adhere the three butterflies to the card front with glue, placing a small flower bud to the centre butterfly.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Monday, 13 August 2018

Creative Team Vintage Butterflies & Lace Card

Creative Team Vintage Butterflies & Lace Card

by Cheryl Peterie

 
 

Supplies:


Kaisercraft 12 x 12 Paper - Chartreuse
Kaisercraft 12 x 12 Paper - Commitment
Sticky Pearl Strip
Lace
 
 
Tools
Basic tool kit (Crafts4U trimmer, scissors, Crafts4U double sided Tape, pencil, tweezers etc),Die Cutting/Embossing Machine, Washi Tape (for holding dies in place), Paper Distresser.
 
 
 
 

Instructions:

 Fold & score a piece of A5 Black card in half as the base card, cut a 10cm x 14.5cm background mat from the Commitment paper (script side) distress the edges & lightly blend with Distress Ink pad - Walnut Stain then attach to the front of the base card.
 
(NB; with nesting dies No.1 being the smallest)
·         From the Chartreuse paper (yellow side wide enough for half see picture) die cut the Crafts4U Die Lacey Border 3 & the No.1 label from the Crafts4U Die Layered Frame 1 (4 dies)
·         From the Commitment paper (floral side) die cut the No.2 label
·         Attach some Crafts4U 100mm x 20m Double Sided Tape 30010 (aka toilet roll) to a piece of the A5 White card & die cut the small solid Claudie Butterfly, peel off the backing paper & add the Crafts4U Ultra Fine Glitter Black tap off excess & repeat so you have two Butterfly bases.
·         From the Commitment paper (floral side) die cut the two matching Claudie Butterfly & adhere these to the two solid butterflies leaving the wings free.
 
 
 
To make the tag cut a background piece of the Commitment paper (floral side) to 7.5cm x 15cm , cut the Chartreuse paper (yellow side) to 6.8cm x 11.3cm distress the edges of both pieces & blend with Distress Ink - Walnut Stain, adhere the yellow piece to the floral piece then add the Lacey border to the back at the bottom of the tag, punch a hole in the top & tie a piece of lace in a bow next attach the tag on an angle to the card front.
 
1.       Attach the No.1 yellow label to the No.2 floral label & mount with foam tape to the centre of the tag making this straight.
2.       Mat the Birthday sentiment on a piece of black card leaving an even border, cut a notch in one end to make a flag, tie a piece of twine around the end & mount with foam tape to the centre of the label.
3.       Adhere the three flowers to the top near the bow & three flowers to the bottom right corner of the tag.
4.       Place a strip of sticky pearls along the bottom of the tag.
5.       Last adhere the two butterflies.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 




Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Creative Team - In the Garden Step Card

Creative Team - In the Garden Step Card

by Creative Team Member Cheryl Peterie

 

Supplies:


Kaisercraft 12" x 12" Cardstock - Mocha & Brown
Portacraft Ribbon

 

Tools:


Basic tool kit (Crafts4U trimmer, scissors, Crafts4Udouble sided Tape, Crafts4U Foam Tape, pencil, tweezers etc), Glue, Washi Tape (for holding dies in place), Die Cutting Machine.
 
 
 
 

Instructions:

 
First die cut the Spellbinders step card template on to the Mocha cardstock fold & score all the marked lines
 



Locate the background paper & the "Happy Birthday" sentiment from the Pen & Ink Paper Pad & the "Remember" sentiment from the Pen & Ink Collectables Pack.

 
Die cut the rectangle panel from the Spellbinders card creator set & the No.2 Tag from the Crafts4U Stacking Tags Set as pictured (NB: leaving the space next to the tag for bird house & the birds wings). From the same paper using a paper trimmer cut three panels measuring (front step 2cm x 8cm), (middle step 3.1cm x 8cm) & (back step 4.3cm x 8cm) & attach all panels to the step card. Die cut the tree, bird house base & roof from a piece of brown cardstock & assemble the bird house.



From a piece of leftover background paper pre-colour with Distress Inks - Peeled Paint & Peacock Feathers, die cut several leaves & two birds adhering the wings on to the front of the birds.



From a piece of A5 White card die cut two of the picket fence cutting one in half as shown in picture, using glue adhere the tree to the left panel then all of the fence pieces.
 

 


This is all the pieces ready to assemble

 
Adhere the leaves & five flowers over the tree, then four flowers along the front fence, attach the floral tag & the "Remember sentiment to the back step with one flower then using foam tape mount the birds & bird house to the left panel.
 
Created By: Cheryl Peterie for Catchy Crafts
 

 
 
 
 
 

 
 

 

Monday, 6 August 2018

Creative Team Semi Truck Card

Creative Team - Semi Truck Card

by Creative Team member - Dani Choate



Supplies:


Crafts 4U Double sided tape
Crafts 4U foam tape
Crafts 4U Kraft card stock
black glossy card stock
Simply Dies Stitched Rectangles Die- SDHX0048
Kaisercraft - Sticker sheet 'FACTORY-42' - title
Scrapbook Adhesives - black foam squares
Kmart - Sliver metallic book covering (Contact)

alternatively:
Darice - Diamond Plate embossing plate
Crafts4U - Sliver metallic card



Instructions:

Cut a card base using Kraft card stock

Cut a Stitched Rectangle die cut from the Silver metallic card stock  - (do this after embossing with the diamond plate pattern)

Cut a rectangle by hand out of the Bronze glitter card stock just slightly larger than the stitched silver rectangle

Cut a semi-trailer truck die from black gloss card stock

Mount the silver card onto the glitter card stock using strong double sided tape

Pop the bronze glitter card stock up with foam tape to the kraft card base