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Hello... …and welcome to another fabulous issue of Australian Simply Cards. With the summer holidays just about over and the children heading back to school, it’s time to get down to some serious crafting, and you’ll find this issue overflowing with ideas and inspiration to help you do just that. Our free gift is a fantastic score board and we’ve got plenty of inspiration to help you get started with it over on page 14. While you’re experimenting with your free gift, you’ll probably find that sentiments play a key part in your cards. They’re so important to our designs, so Sandie Downey demonstrates how to make a statement with your sentiments over on page 20. With a full year of birthdays ahead of us, there are bound to be a few milestones to celebrate. Melissa Barnicoat has created some gorgeous cards to help you along with those important big birthdays over on page 27. Speaking of big occasions, we’re also focussing on weddings. Handmade wedding invites are always growing in popularity and this issue we have plenty of ideas for the big day on page 42. If you’re anything like me, you’ll love experimenting and getting your hands a little dirty with your crafting projects. Our masterclass is perfect for the messy crafter as we explore acrylic resist. Sue Smyth has created some stunning examples using this technique over on page 34. As well as techniques, we love to stay on top of the trends here at Australian Simply Cards and in this issue, we explore the very popular chalkboard look with some creative designs on page 50 from Teresa Abajo. No matter how organised we are, some occasions simply creep up on us, so if you need an idea for a quick-make card then head over to page 82 where Sarah Cameron puts a new Sizzix stamp and die set to the test, making some super cute cards. Of course these are just the highlights of what we have for you this issue and we have lots more, including all the latest news and the usual tips and tricks. And if you can’t wait for next time, take a sneaky peek at our digital preview of issue 65 by visiting www.ppjump.com/asc65preview So until next month… Happy crafting!

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USING YOUR

FREE GIFT Carol Jones Designer

Keeping score Make the most of your free score board this issue, with these fabulous cards and envelopes created by Carol Jones

AMAZING Simply make Create an A6 card blank from cream 1 cardstock according to the instructions on page 17. the card front with the bottom-right 2Cover section of Antique patterned paper. Cut two borders from Treasures patterned 3 paper. Attach lace to the reverse edge of one border and layer both borders up on the card front as shown. Trim the ‘Amazing’ window from Treasures 4 patterned paper and attach to the card using 3D foam pads.

What you need Materials

u cream A4 cardstock u BoBunny The Avenues Antique & Treasures patterned paper u cream cotton lace

Tools

u FREE score board & scoring tool

ROSETTE Simply make Make an A6 card Cut the bird rosette 1 blank from cream 3 and ribbon strips from cardstock according to the Trellis patterned paper. instructions on page 17. Cover the card front with Stripe and Song Bird patterned paper as shown, then overlap the join with a strip cut from Shutters patterned paper.

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Make a rosette from a 4 strip of Doors patterned paper according to the instructions on page 18. Layer the paper 5 ribbons, rosette and bird as shown using strong wet or silicon glue to finish.

What you need Materials

u cream A4 cardstock u BoBunny The Avenues Song Bird, Trellis, Stripe, Doors & Shutters patterned paper

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u FREE score board & scoring tool

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A6 ENVELOPE Simply make Make an A6 envelope from 1 the Stripe patterned paper according to the instructions on page 18. Cut a panel from Song Bird 2 patterned paper, round the corners and adhere to form an address label. Cut a straight and scalloped 3 border from Treasures paper and attach to the envelope edges.

What you need Tools

u BoBunny The Avenues Song Bird, Stripe & Treasures patterned paper

Tools

u FREE score board & scoring tool u corner-rounder punch

STEPPER Simply make Make an A6 stepper card from 1 cream cardstock according to the instructions on page 18. Cover the card front with Shutters 2 patterned paper, then add the bird panel from Trellis patterned paper. Punch a border from Shutters 3 patterned paper and adhere under the back edge of the ‘You make me smile’ sentiment from Treasures patterned paper. Attach to the bird panel as shown. Measure the front stepper section and cut around the numbers on the 4 Song Bird patterned paper to fit the panel. Adhere in place. Cut around the smaller birdcage 5 and attach to the front panel. Punch another border and affix to the back of the front panel, then add three pearls in place to finish.

TOP TIP Why not make a matching envelope from Treasures patterned paper, adding punched borders from Shutters patterned paper?

What you need Materials

u cream cardstock u BoBunny The Avenues Song Bird, Trellis, Shutters & Treasures patterned paper u adhesive pearls

Tools

u FREE score board & scoring tool u Fiskars Sunburst border punch

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BIRTHDAY WISHES Simply make Create one 5” and one 4”-square 1 card from kraft cardstock according to the instructions on page 17.

TOP TIP Why not make an envelope to match? Score lines ½” in from the flap and ink. Add a punched border to the front, then decorate with Eco Green Butterfly Post stamps

Use the board to score diagonal 2 lines across the front of the smaller card, turn through 90º, then repeat to make a grid pattern. Rub ink over the raised score lines to highlight. Turn the card so the fold is on the 3 right, cut the bird panel and border from Treasures patterned paper, add to the front of the card, then round the outside-left corners. Stamp a greeting onto the panel. Line the insides of both cards with 4 Courtyard patterned paper, then ink the edges. Trim 1½” from the right edge 5 of the larger card then cover with Courtyard patterned paper, add a strip of lace then a sentiment panel from Trellis patterned paper. Attach the back of the smaller card to the inside of the larger card so that they overlap.

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GATEFOLD Simply make a gatefold card from cream cardstock 1Make according to the instructions on page 17. Lay the closed card over the door image on 2 Home patterned paper, draw around it and cut out, then divide it in half before adhering one half to each side of the card front. Die-cut around the door handle image on Home 3 patterned paper using an oval die, then attach to the left-hand panel of the card as shown. Die-cut a scalloped oval frame from kraft cardstock and colour with Juniper ink. Add 4 pearls and attach to the right-hand panel of the card front as shown. Ink all front edges, add pearls to each corner, 5 then cover the inside of the card with Avenues patterned paper to finish.

What you need Materials

u kraft & cream cardstock u BoBunny The Avenues Home, Avenues & patterned paper u adhesive pearls u Juniper Ranger Adirondack Ink

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Tools

u FREE score board & scoring tool u Spellbinders Nestabilities Ovals & Scalloped Oval dies u manual die-cutting machine

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What you need Materials

u kraft cardstock u BoBunny The Avenues Courtyard, Trellis & Treasures patterned paper u Waltzingmouse Fancy Phrases sentiment stamps u cream cotton lace u Stormy Sky Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink

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Card dimensions Finished card A6 card A6 gatefold card A6 stepper card 5x5” square card 4x4” square card

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cardstock needed for card 148x210mm 148x210mm 148x295mm 127x254mm 102x204mm

holes for ribbon

card dimensions

cardstock needed for matching envelope 210x210mm 210x210mm 210x210mm 210x210mm 170x170mm

raised edge guide lines for envelopes

card grooves

TOP TIP Why not make a template so you can see what the front of your envelope will look like?

envelope grooves envelope dimensions

BASIC SHAPE CARD STEPBYSTEP

Before using your board, use a permanent pen to score along the horizontal grooves and the vertical grooves at the bottom, labelled 5x5” and 4x4” or A6 so you can easily see the envelope score lines.

Cut cardstock to the 1 appropriate size and place the right-side down onto the

Score the cardstock down 2 using the scoring tool and the corresponding line.

scoreboard with the short side against the raised edge.

Fold the card blank together so 3 the right side is on the outside and score along the edge to create a sharp crease.

GATEFOLD CARD STEPBYSTEP

Cut cardstock to the Score along the Gate Fold line. Turn your paper around 1 appropriate size and place on 2 3 180º and score again the scoreboard with the shorter along the Gate Fold line.

edge to the raised edge.

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STEPPER CARD STEPBYSTEP

Cut cardstock to the 1 appropriate size and place the right side down onto the

along the Stepper 1 2Score and Stepper 2 line.

scoreboard with the short side against the raised edge.

Turn the cardstock around 3 and place the shorter side against the raised edge and

Fold the A6 line and then 4 fold the stepper sections into a valley and a mountain

score along the A6 line.

fold as shown.

ENVELOPE STEPBYSTEP

Score the four horizontal Cut paper to the appropriate Cut out the four triangles 2 corresponding lines – this will 1 size and place to the centre 3 formed in the corners. form a square or rectangle in the of the scoreboard, right-side down along the corresponding dotted lines.

centre depending on your shape.

Fold the envelope together 4 with the wrong side inside and glue flaps together.

ROSETTE STEPBYSTEP

Cut a strip of A4-length paper Place the short edge at the 1 half the width of the size 2 raised edge and score the rosette you’re making. first two vertical lines.

Concertina-fold the strip and Move the strip up to line up 4 glue the ends together to form 3 your last score with the raised a circle, then push one side into edge and score two more lines. Repeat this until you’ve scored the entire strip. Turn over and score between the existing score lines.

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READERS’ GALLERY

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Here are some great ideas from our readers for your birthday creations…

ACETATE STEPPER CARD by Lara Walker MATERIALS

u white & green cardstock u Kanban spiral flowers u acetate u foiled pink border u Mulberry Wood Smile stamp u Paisley Swirls Penny Black stamp u Tuxedo Black Memento inkpad u Letraset ProMarkers u Victorian Velvet & Peeled Paint Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Inks u Spellbinders Shapeabilities Foliage & Floral Ovals dies u Poppystamps Grassland Border die u manual die-cutting machine

JUST FOR YOU by Shirley Paterson MATERIALS u white

8”-square card blank u pearlescent green cardstock u Hunkydory embossed cardstock u gems u beads u ribbon u paper flowers u feather u Sheena Douglass stamp u My Craft Studio sentiment u glitter u Martha Stewart punches

Happy birthday by Mrs C.A Matthews

MATERIALS u cardstock u scalloped panel u sentiment

peel-offs u seed beads u KO beading thread u Gütermann thread u Cuttlebug & embossing folders u pin-prick floral embroidery pattern

BOOFLE BIRTHDAY BOY by Sylvia Ames MATERIALS u white, brown & kraft Papermill

Direct cardstock u Boofle 12x12” paper pack u buttons u rhinestones u Stampendous! embossing powder u Spellbinders Nestabilities Square dies u Sizzix Big Shot machine u heat tool u eyelet setter u sewing machine & thread

ENJOY LIFE EASEL CARD by Beryl Gordon MATERIALS u navy blue Kanban

MAY ALL YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE by Julie Dunn MATERIALS u white, teal & navy blue cardstock

u Neenah card u shrink plastic u baker’s twine u Claritystamps Seaside stamps u Letraset ProMarkers u Black Soot, Faded Jeans & Weathered Wood Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink u Creative Expressions Cosmic Shimmer embossing powder u Lake Ranger Tim Holtz Adirondack mist u VersaMark inkpad u brayer u heat tool u Pinflair glue gel

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Quick cuts

Sarah Cameron Designer

Sarah Cameron puts the new Sizzix Framelits Birds and Tree stamp and die set to the test to make these cute but quick cards

What you need Materials

u Coconut & Spearmint Kaisercraft cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court paper pad u Soft Suede Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pad

Tools

u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u manual die-cutting machine

TOP TIP Cover the Coconut cardstock panel with adhesive to allow for easy application of the triangles

THANKS

Simply make Trim Coconut cardstock to 1 10.5x29.8cm, then score and fold in half to create a card base. Choose four different patterned 2 papers and cut four strips from each to measure 2x8cm. Make a mark 1cm from the top edge in the centre of one strip. Draw a line from the top-left corner to the dot, then down to the bottom-left corner. Cut along the lines and repeat for all other strips. Cut a piece of Coconut 3 cardstock to 10x14.3cm, then make a pencil mark in the middle, 4.5cm down from the top edge. Using this as the starting point for the starburst, adhere triangles to the panel starting with the middle and working your way round on both sides as shown. Trim away any excess paper. Cut yellow patterned paper 4 to 9.5x10cm and attach to the bottom section of the Coconut panel, then affix it to the card front. Stamp the sentiment in Soft 5 Suede ink, then die-cut around it. Matt onto Spearmint cardstock, then cut around the shape leaving a narrow border. Attach the sentiment piece to the card front as shown using 3D foam pads.

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QUICK MAKES

What you need Materials

u Coconut, Spearmint & Sunshine Kaisercraft cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court paper pad u Pool Party Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pad u Buttercup Ranger Liquid Pearls

SUNNY BIRTHDAY

Tools

u manual die-cutting machine u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u Spellbinders Nestabilities Small Standard Circles dies

Simply make Trim a piece of Coconut 1 cardstock to 8x29.8cm, then score and fold in half to create a card blank. Cut a piece of Spearmint cardstock to 7.5x14.8cm and adhere to the card front, leaving a small border down each side. Choose four different patterned 2 papers and die-cut four flags from each of them. Die-cut a circle from Coconut cardstock and adhere them to the back, alternating them as shown.

Pearl dots around the edge.

Die-cut a circle from Sunshine cardstock and adhere to the Coconut circle, then apply Liquid

Stamp the sentiment onto Coconut cardstock using Pool Party ink and die-cut a banner

shape around it. Layer onto Spearmint cardstock and trim around the shape leaving a narrow border, before attaching to the card using 3D foam tape.

9.8x14.1cm, matt onto Graphite cardstock and adhere to the card front.

Die-cut a circle from 4 Spearmint cardstock and layer onto a larger circle die-cut

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TOP TIP Use a grid guide to help with the placement of flags

I LOVE YOU What you need Materials

u Coconut & Spearmint Kaisercraft cardstock u Graphite American Crafts cardstock u white cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court Medallion & Bright Florals patterned paper u Summer Starfruit & Rose Red Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pad

Tools

u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u Spellbinders Nestabilities Small Standard Circles dies u manual die-cutting machine

Simply make Trim a piece of Coconut 1 cardstock to 10.5x21cm, then fold in half to create a card base. Cut a piece of Medallion patterned paper to measure

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Trim a piece of Bright Florals patterned paper to 3x14.1cm and fix across the centre of the card front as shown.

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from Graphite cardstock. Attach to the card using 3D foam pads. Stamp two birds onto white cardstock using Summer

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Starfruit ink, then stamp three hearts using Rose Red ink, die-cut around them and arrange over the circle. Stamp the sentiment at the 6 bottom of the circle using Summer Starfruit ink to finish.

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TOP TIP

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

For added depth and dimension on your card, don’t adhere all of the branches fully

What you need Materials

Simply make Trim Coconut cardstock to 1 9x29.8cm, then score and fold in half to make a card blank. Trim a piece of Chevron patterned paper to 9x14.8cm and adhere to the card front. Die-cut a tree from Sunshine 2cardstock, then cut another

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strip the same width as the trunk. Adhere the tree to the card front adding the extra strip to make the trunk longer. Cut Coconut cardstock to 2x11cm and stamp the sentiment using Rose Red ink. Trim a piece of Spearmint cardstock to 4.5x11cm and cut the edges using the chevron die. Layer the two

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pieces up and adhere across the card front, covering the join in the tree trunk. Stamp two hearts onto 4 Coconut cardstock using Rose Red ink, then die-cut around them and fix to the card using 3D foam tape. along 5theAddtreeLiquidshapePearltodots finish.

u Coconut, Spearmint & Sunshine Kaisercraft cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court Chevron patterned paper u Rose Red Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pad u Buttercup Ranger Liquid Pearls

Tools

u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u manual die-cutting machine


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QUICK MAKES

Simply make Trim a piece of Spearmint 1 cardstock to 12.5x25cm, then score and fold in half. Line the fold up on the scalloped die, leaving five scallops uncovered and run though the manual diecutting machine to create a shaped card blank. Die-cut another scalloped circle from Spearmint cardstock and attach to the card

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blank. Die-cut a circle from patterned paper and fix to the card front. Stamp the tree using Summer Starfruit ink and die-cut around it, then adhere to the right side of the card front. Die-cut small flowers from patterned paper and affix to the tree as shown.

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Stamp the sentiment onto 4 white cardstock using Rose Red ink and the bird using Pool Party ink. Die-cut around them.

HELLO, FRIEND

Attach the bird to the card front using 3D foam tape, then add the sentiment and decorate with Liquid Pearl dots to finish.

TOP TIP Embellishments don’t need to stay within the borders of the card front. Experiment with elements hanging over the edge a little to create added interest. Just remember not to make them so big that they won’t fit into an envelope!

What you need Materials

u Coconut & Spearmint Kaisercraft cardstock u white cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court Spring Showers patterned paper u Summer Starfruit, Rose Red & Pool Party Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pads u Buttercup Ranger Liquid Pearls

Tools

u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u Stampin’ Up! Scallop Circle Bigz dies u Spellbinders Nestabilities Small Standard Circles dies u manual die-cutting machine

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QUICK MAKES

YOU ARE TWEET

What you need Materials

Simply make

above the fold, and cut. Fold the card front in half to create the easel mechanism.

Trim a piece of Sunshine Die-cut another scalloped 1 cardstock to 12.5cm square, 2 circle shape from Sunshine then score and fold in half. cardstock and attach to the front Line up the scallop die across the fold, leaving five scallops

TOP TIP Liquid glue makes it easier to adhere smaller pieces – just don’t use too much!

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flap. Die-cut two circles from Coconut cardstock and adhere them as shown.

Stamp the tree onto Coconut cardstock using Pool Party ink, then die-cut around it and fix to the card. Stamp the bird using Rose Red ink and the sentiment using Summer Starfruit ink and die-cut around both. Arrange them on the card front using 3D foam tape.

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Die-cut flowers from various Die-cut three more flowers 3 patterned papers and arrange 5 and arrange them on the them around the front Coconut card base using 3D foam cardstock circle edge.

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tape to create a stopper.

u Coconut & Sunshine Kaisercraft cardstock u My Mind’s Eye kate & co Cambridge Court paper pad u Summer Starfruit, Rose Red & Pool Party Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Pads

Tools

u Sizzix Framelits Birds & Tree stamp & die set u Spellbinders Nestabilities Small Standard Circles dies u Stampin’ Up! Scallop Circle Bigz dies u manual die-cutting machine


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READERS’ GALLERY

Each card feat u receives red a free gift!

Want to see your card on these pages? Don’t be shy, send your creations to: Readers’ Gallery, Australian Simply Cards, Practical Publishing, GPO Box 1457, Brisbane, QLD 4001 or email a photo/scan of your card to letters@practicalpublishing.com.au Don’t forget to include your name, address and a list of the materials you used to make your card

Here are some great ideas from our readers for new baby cards… NEW ARRIVAL by Lorraine Baker MATERIALS

u patterned card blank u gems u Forever Friends stickers u acetate

BABY BOOT & BOOKMARK by Nikki Jones MATERIALS u Hot Off

The Press patterned paper u Craftime charm u brad u craft wire u pearls u Prima flowers u ribbon u sentiment stamp u black inkpad u Milo Lilja template

CONGRATULATIONS by Kathleen Dale

MATERIALS u cardstock u DCWV Nana’s Nursery Baby

Girl patterned paper u gems u teddy ribbon embellishment u Sugar Nellie pram stamp u sentiment stamp u black inkpad u EK Success Bubbles border punch

BABY GIRL by Sarah Tompkins MATERIALS

u Pink Petticoat Vintage Rose Collection u Papermania glittered flock u acetate u pink inkpad u marker pen u computergenerated border u computer & printer u Pinflair glue gel

BABY BOY by Susan Balawajder MATERIALS u silver cardstock

u baby papertole sheet u ribbon u foiled sentiment u deckle-edge scissors

IT’S A BOY by Ann McClenaghan

MATERIALS u three Anita’s square cards u white cardstock u silver mirror card u Forever

Friends patterned paper u MeiFlower felt embellishments u sentiment & border peel-offs u Spellbinders Grand Calibur machine & Nestabilities Circle & Scalloped Circle dies

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