Craftwork Cards Blog

Cathy Clowes

Total 15 Posts

Going round in circles…

Hi everyone. There is something about this time of year that always seems to have me running around in circles, so I thought I’d channel that feeling onto my cards for today’s posts. I have used the Julie Loves…Hearts and Flowers collection. I know lots of you love this collection

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October in Vogue

Hi everyone, Cathy here. Today I’m sharing the project I made for the October page of the Craftwork Cards Calendar- my decorated hat boxes using the Vogue Paper Pad. For this project I bought a set of 3 papier mache boxes. However you can find templates online if you want

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Great Adventures

Hi everyone, Cathy here with my first blog post in a while. One of my goals for the year is to actually do something with all the photos of my children that usually stay stored on my phone. Therefore, for today’s project I have created a scrapbook page, using the

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3 ways to use embossed cards

Hi everyone, the last two weeks have flown by and Christmas is approaching rapidly.  Today I hope to give you some Christmas inspiration using embossed card blanks and the Frozen Forest collection. The card blanks I’ve used are embossed with stars and snowflakes, and are available to buy on the

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Just for Men

Hi everyone, Cathy here. Almost all the important men in my life will be celebrating birthdays in the next month, so I thought I’d share some inspiration for those sometimes tricky cards for men. I love blue and orange for male cards so think the Take it Easy collection is fabulous.

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Keep it Clean

Hi everyone, Cathy here again. For today’s blog, I was set the challenge of describing the difference between Clean and Simple and Clean and Layered cards. It isn’t quite as easy as I thought! There is lots of debate about what makes a Clean and Simple card. For me there

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