Hi it’s Sue here from the Dies R Us Design Team with another interactive swing gatefold card. I based this card off of a swing card I made in last week’s blog post. You can get the specific instructions on how to make the bench swing by clicking here. After cutting a 3 inch square […]
Today we are making a 3-dimensional swing card using Karen Burniston dies from Dies R Us. 1. Cut two of each color using the swing die. Save the off-cut pieces for bench supports (I find the best piece is right below the bench , about 3/8 inches tall x 2 inches) 2. Trim off two […]
Garden swings have played a role in the courtship of the lovely couple for whom this card was made. So, an interactive card to reminded them of their early days getting to know one another is appropriate.
Coming home after a long stay in the hospital deserves a cheerful card. Home Sweet Home may have a different meaning for those of us who have been fortunate enough to stay healthy during this year of COVID-19, but to a survivor it truly can be sweet. The mechanical base for this card come from […]
Looking for more inspiration about a specific type of card? Below are links to thematic posts on this blog. Greeting Card Occasions Anniversaries * Heartfelt * A Trout Fishing Kind of Day * Color My World * The Best is Yet to Come * A Swinging Anniversary * 64th Anniversary Wishes Baby * Sleepytime Dreams […]
It is wonderful when people get to celebrate 64 years of marriage, so a special card is needed. This card is primarily made with Karen Burniston dies focusing on the Cake Pop-Up in a 3 3/4 inch x 8 3/4 inch card base. (I used a green leafy coated card stock for the base.) Cut […]
After seeing numerous circus theme cards being made because of Craft Consortium’s Circus collection and Sam Calcott’s Mixed Up Crafts tutorials on circus themed spinner cards. I decided to make my slimline version using some wooden block rubber stamps that I had played with as a child. The funny thing about these stamps was I […]
Bendi-Shadow Boxes are quick to make when using a scene building die set. I built this tree swing example in under 2 hours from design, locating materials from scrap paper stash to die-cutting all the pieces to assembly, using the Xcut “Make Me” die set included in the Homemaker Die Cuts & Digi Stamps All-in-one […]