Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Step by Step Cardmaking Instructions!


Hello all!!  It is time again to show of some goodness created by our talented Designer for the month of May, Elizna Parsons!   Elizna used some of the products in the May Design Team Kit, to create this gorgeous cards  And here are the step by steps to make this beautiful card – just for you!


Tools & supplies needed:

  • Scissors, craft knife and cutting mat OR trimmer, double sided tape, liquid glue & glue dots

  • Optional: Chalk

  • Decorative border punch & pearls


  1. Use pink cardstock for the card – 30cm x 15cm – fold in half.

  2. Cut paper strips for background: top: 14cm x 4.5cm; middle: 14cm x 5cm; bottom: 14cm x 4.5cm.

  3. Chalk and adhere paper strips.

  4. Cut tag from pink patterned paper: 8cm x 12.5cm. Punch hole for tag & tie twine onto tag. Position tag.

  5. Add wording “Once upon a time” {on transparency} to card – tuck in under tag and adhere wording and tag.

  6. Cut out transparency clocks. Position on card. Adhere.

  7. Stick down scallop border and flowers. Add pearls.

  8. With lettering of your choice add the wording: INVITATION. Decorate with glossy accents/paper glaze for a shiny finish.

...happy crafting,

    Elizna Parsons...


There are still a few of these exclusive kits left!  4 Double Page layouts, several cards – all with one kit!  That is less than R100-00 per double page with complete instructions!  Get yours while there is still stock!

1 comment:

  1. Wow! What a beautiful card! Again well done Elizna!