Craftwork Cards Blog

Tag: Candi

Total 130 Posts

Super Stamping Styles

Hello & Welcome to my post which delves deeper into a couple of stamping techniques, as requested by the lovely Eileen Davies. I’m going to be showing you how to build-up stamped images using masking techniques, creating stamped borders & embossing onto vellum. So, with step-by-step photo instructions, let’s begin

Continue Reading

Love It… Frame It.

Hello & Welcome to my post this month which focuses on the effective use of ‘frames’ in card-making. Frames are an excellent & easy way of showcasing a particular element or theme on your cards, they draw the viewers’ eye to a certain point or message, & they’re really fun

Continue Reading

The Power of Three.

  Hello & Welcome to my post this month which takes a look at ‘The Power of 3’, a design rule which we use (mostly unconsciously) when making cards & gifts. So, what is it all about? The human brain likes to pair things up, when we see a group

Continue Reading

Leftovers!!!

  Hello & Welcome to my post this month which has been inspired by my recent move. Not only is the theme based on a gift & card for a new home, but my choice of materials were also dictated by the fact that like so many of us, I

Continue Reading

A Twist on Easel Cards

Hi, Cathy here today with my first blog post for Craftwork Cards. I’ve been playing with different card shapes and have created two different easel cards for you using the Celebrations collection. I love easel cards, as they are simple to make but always look fabulous. By changing the shape slightly,

Continue Reading

Upcycled Money Box

Hello, Pascale here today,with a tutorial, using your Christmas Cheer kits! With Christmas less than 6 months away I wanted to create a Christmas Fund box. I want to put away a bit of spare cash each week to make Christmas more affordable.     What you need!: 1.A cheap

Continue Reading