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Louise Dunbar

Layered Stamping: Add Dimension To Your Cardfronts

Layered Stamping: Add Dimension To Your Cardfronts

Love stamping, but looking for a quick and easy way to add a little extra dimension to flat designs? Louise Dunbar has the perfect layered stamping hack right here! This simple yet effective approach to creating card fronts that pack a little extra punch is […]

3D Paper Christmas Trees: Quick and Easy DIY Christmas Decorations!

3D Paper Christmas Trees: Quick and Easy DIY Christmas Decorations!

These fantastic 3D paper Christmas trees are quick and easy to make, and are completely free-standing, so are perfect for adding festive decor to tables, shelves, mantelpieces and more! All you need is a selection of pretty coloured or patterned card, a pair of scissors, […]

Make A Handmade Scrapbook: The Perfect Way To Capture Your Memories!

Make A Handmade Scrapbook: The Perfect Way To Capture Your Memories!

At Create and Craft, our incredible Core Collection has been months in the making – and now that it’s here, we can’t wait to show you all the creative things you can do with it! When our crafty contributor Louise Dunbar received her Core Collection […]

Out of This World: Space Card Project [FREE Pop-Up Z-Fold Template]

Out of This World: Space Card Project [FREE Pop-Up Z-Fold Template]

Want to take your crafting abilities to dizzying new heights? No problem! This fantastic cardmaking project may look out of this world – but it’s totally achievable thanks to the included Z-fold card template, which you can download here, for free! Check out the talented […]

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

It doesn’t matter how digital the world gets – there’s nothing like putting pen to paper – which is why we know the good old notebook will never go out of fashion! So we just love sharing ways you can get creative with yours – […]

How To Use Chameleon Pens and Color Tones with This Colouring Tutorial

How To Use Chameleon Pens and Color Tones with This Colouring Tutorial

Looking for advice and top tips on how to get the most out of your Chameleon Pens and Color Tops? Then you’ve come to the right place! We asked the creative Louise Dunbar to have a go with a brand new set of Chameleon Pens […]

Die-Cutting Explained: What is Die-Cutting & Will it Transform my Crafting?

Die-Cutting Explained: What is Die-Cutting & Will it Transform my Crafting?

If you’re new to the world of papercrafting, you’ve probably heard seasoned papercrafters waxing lyrical about die-cutting… and wondered what on earth they could possibly be talking about! To put it simply, when we talk about die-cutting, we refer to the art of cutting out […]

Easter Illusion: Louise Dunbar’s Floating Easter Teacup

Easter Illusion: Louise Dunbar’s Floating Easter Teacup

Our lovely Louise Dunbar has been crafting with Easter in mind – and just look what she’s come up with! This stunning floating teacup design is overflowing (literally!) with cuteness, including fluffy yellow chicks, spring florals and – of course – yummy chocolate eggs! An […]