Mandy Crowther from Craft and Hobby showcases the latest range of products available from her shop
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45 Fairy door
HOW TO CREATE
Cover both sides of the tag with woodeffect patterned paper, sanding the edges to make them neat.
Punch a hole halfway down the right side of the tag for the door handle and attach it in place.
Die-cut two hinges from gold mirror card and attach them as shown. Die-cut the vine from floral patterned paper and attach around the edge of the door, adding punched daisies.
4 Where to buy All the items needed to create Mandy’s cards can be purchased from Craft and Hobby Store, 10 Union Street, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire WF16 0HH
Cut a small rectangle of gold mirror card and affix to the tag to create a letterbox. Cut out a small oval to make the sign and attach as shown.
Add gems and glitter glue accents to finish.
Tel: 01924 235219
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Beach hut HOW TO CREATE
Cover the tag with wood-effect paper then cut two 1cm strips of blue cardstock and affix to the diagonal sides of the tag to look like a roof.
Ink the edges of the tag then cut a 4.5x10cm piece of blue cardstock and attach to the centre of the tag along with a punched heart as shown.
Die-cut the banner from patterned paper and navy cardstock, attach them near the top of the tag as shown and stamp the sentiment above the banner using blue ink.
Stamp the image onto white cardstock and patterned paper, cut out the costume and hat from the patterned image and
Sun is shining MATERIALS
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MATERIALS ✔ wood-effect, gingham & stripe d patterned paper ✔ blue cord ✔ blue, white & na vy cardstock ✔ Tumbled Glass & Vintage Photo Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink ✔ Joanna Sheen Signature Bunting die ✔ shells
✔ Acid Drops & Wh at Nots Bathing Beau ty stamp set ✔ Diamond Rang er Stickles glitter glu e ✔ Ranger Glossy Accents ✔ Hero Arts By Th e Sea stamp ✔ chipboard tag ✔ Xcut heart punc h ✔ manual die-cu tting machine ✔ Letraset ProMark ers
affix them to the white image. Colour the skin of the bather, cut out and affix to the left of the tag.
Affix shells and apply glitter glue to the bottom of the tag and thread cord through the hole at the top to finish.
HOW TO CREATE
Cover the tag with patterned paper. Die-cut the fancy plaque from ivory cardstock, add your sentiment using the green gel pen and affix as shown.
Die-cut the ballerina and swirl from Sage cardstock and attach them as shown.
Punch leaves from Sage cardstock and arrange them on top of the swirl along with paper flowers.
Add glitter glue accents and gems as desired and tie a length of ribbon through the hole at the top of the tag to finish.
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✔ The Hobby House d ✔ white bobbin-shape Mo Manning Sailor card blank Crew topper ✔ blue striped Joanna Sheen ✔ & gingham Signature er patterned pap Bunting dies ock dst car e ✔ blu 2” scalloped ✔ s mp ✔ Dimension Sta circle punch sentiment stamp blue inkpad ✔ ✔ blue cardstock manual die-cutting ✔ ✔ blue glitter cardstock machine ✔ heart gems s pad m foa ✔ 3D
Happy birthday HOW TO CREATE
Matt and layer the two sides of the card front with blue gingham patterned paper and blue cardstock, leaving a narrow border each time as shown.
Cut a 14x9cm piece of striped cardstock, layer it onto blue cardstock and attach across the card front.
Attach the topper onto blue glitter
cardstock, leaving a narrow border each time, and affix at an angle using 3D foam pads.
Die-cut the banner from glitter cardstock and affix as shown. Stamp the happy birthday sentiment onto gingham cardstock,
punch it into a scalloped circle and attach using 3D foam pads. Add the heartshaped gems to finish.
✔ Cheery Lynn Lattice 2 die ✔ adhesive ge ms ✔ Xcut Flouris h dies ✔ yellow & or ange Core’dinations Sand It paper ✔ Xcut Clock embossing fo lder ✔ clock embe llishment ✔ Graphic 45 French Country patterned pape r
✔ summer st amp ✔ Papermania Build a Sunflower stam p set ✔ Dovecraft w ooden pegs ✔ Spectrum No ir pens ✔ white fancyedge stepper card blank ✔ manual diecutting machine ✔ white cardst ock ✔ bling stone ✔ sanding bloc k
affix to the right of the central panel, adding gems as shown.
4 HOW TO CREATE
Stamp the sunflower several times onto white cardstock, colour them in and cut them out. Layer them on top of
each other to create a 3D sunflower, adding a bling stone in the centre.
cardstock slightly smaller than the panels of the card front then emboss and sand each one before attaching in place.
Cut panels of Core’dinations
Die-cut the lattice from white cardstock and
Die-cut swirls from orange cardstock and arrange them around the left of the card front, adding embellishments cut from the Graphic 45 patterned paper.
Position the flower, clock and peg as desired and stamp the sentiment at the bottom of the card front to finish.
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