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Tag: Cardmaking

Paper Windmill Card: 3D Cardmaking with a Twist!

Paper Windmill Card: 3D Cardmaking with a Twist!

Loved by kids and adults alike, paper windmills are super-easy to make and provide endless fun. Shabneez Khan Muztar has taken inspiration from the classic paper windmill and created this amazing paper windmill card. Crafted using simple cutting and folding techniques, this card will appear […]

How To Make A Dutch Fold Card [With Free Template!]

How To Make A Dutch Fold Card [With Free Template!]

You can’t go wrong with a classic fold card, can you? But if you fancy trying something a little different (but certainly not too complicated!) then the Dutch fold card might be the perfect project for you! And to make it super-duper simple, the lovely […]

The Impossible Card Template – Discover The Secret Behind This ‘Impossible’ Design!

The Impossible Card Template – Discover The Secret Behind This ‘Impossible’ Design!

The ‘Impossible Card’ has been on everyone’s lips this summer… why? because despite how it looks, it’s actually not so impossible to make after all! Using the clever template provided here, you can discover the simple secret behind the impossible card, and make it time and time again, decorating each one however you wish! Check out Vikki Gorham’s step-by-step instructions below, and discover just how possible the impossible card really is!

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How To Make a 3D Card [With Free Frame Fold Template!]

How To Make a 3D Card [With Free Frame Fold Template!]

This free-standing 3D card offers a contemporary twist on a traditional cardmaking design – your recipient will be more than a little impressed when they open up their card and it springs into action before their very eyes! Want to know exactly how to score […]

How to Make a Trifold Shutter Card [with Free Template]

How to Make a Trifold Shutter Card [with Free Template]

With the sun shining and the temperature soaring, this summer has been all about fun-filled days out at the beach. Keep the beach-themed fun going when you’re back indoors, with Shabneez Khan-Muztar’s handmade Trifold Shutter Card project. Featuring beach huts, bunting, and rubber rings, this […]

How To Make a Pop Up Card [With Free Diamond Fold Pop Up Template!]

How To Make a Pop Up Card [With Free Diamond Fold Pop Up Template!]

Want to create a card that stands to attention, and stands out from the crowd? This clever diamond fold card, created by the lovely Tracey Collett, ticks both those boxes, and some more! Featuring a clever diamond-fold design, it’s guaranteed to take centre-stage at craft fairs, and allows you plenty of scope to get creative with your papercrafting stash… not sure how it’s done? Don’t worry – you can download the free template here, and follow Tracey’s step-by-step instructions below, for instant cardmaking awesomeness!

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Mission Control to Crafters: The Perfect Space Card Project [+Free Pop-Up Z-Fold Card Template!]

Mission Control to Crafters: The Perfect Space Card Project [+Free Pop-Up Z-Fold Card 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 […]

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits August 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits August 2018

This month we’re here with pockets full of glitter and fairydust to sprinkle all over your crafting table! Featuring kits filled with enchanted lands, treetop fairies and mythical creatures, August’s cardmaking sets enable you to inject your projects with magic and sparkle in every way […]

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Brand new from Memory Box comes an incredible collection of layering dies! This exciting new concept allows you to layer up the dies to create stunning patterns and intricate designs with ease – and the very talented Jennifer McGuire has been sharing exactly how she uses layering dies to produce gorgeous cards, plus all her top die-cutting tips for crafty success!

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Top 10 Cardmaking Kits July 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits July 2018

This month’s round-up is packed with colour and fun, with some of your favourite characters making an appearance, as well as some beautiful summer prints and pretty colour combinations! Are you a super-organised cardmaker? If so you’ll appreciate the little sprinkle of festivity too – […]

Let the Adventure Begin: Sarah Cawood’s Fabscraps Wedding Card

Let the Adventure Begin: Sarah Cawood’s Fabscraps Wedding Card

This month, we sent the lovely Sarah Cawood one of our fantastic new kits from the fabulous people at Fabscraps to have a play around with! So Sarah wasted no time in inviting her mum round for an afternoon of crafting… check out what they […]

Bee Happy: A Gorgeous Make To Brighten Up Your Day! [Video Tutorial]

Bee Happy: A Gorgeous Make To Brighten Up Your Day! [Video Tutorial]

Brighten up someone’s day with this bee-autiful bumble-bee themed card! Trimcraft‘s Kathy Hodson takes you step-by-step through how to make this gorgeous papercraft project in a video tutorial, making this the perfect make for beginners and experienced papercrafters alike.

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Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

Are the kids desperate to get creative? Or are you desperate to find fun ways to keep them busy over the Easter break? Either way, this fun Easter fingerprint craft project is just the ticket! Create adorable Easter fingerprint cards with this super-cute, super-quick Easter […]

Heffy Doodle Inspiration

Heffy Doodle Inspiration

Last year, we launched Heffy Doodle on Create & Craft – and it’s been a big hit with papercrafters! Since you all adore crafting with the lovely Lesley Oman’s quirky doodles, and smile-inducing sentiments, we thought it was about time we shared another inspiration-filled post, […]

Perfect Allusion Prints: Create Show-Stopping Crafts With Just One Pad!

Perfect Allusion Prints: Create Show-Stopping Crafts With Just One Pad!

This gorgeous card creation just oozes elegance and sophistication, and is the work of none other than our lovely Shabneez Khan! Shabneez has turned this stunning diagonal split design into a thank-you card, but there are so many possibilities for this beauty! As soon as we saw it, we thought it could make a stunning luxury winter wedding invitation, or even a Mother’s Day card or birthday card! Shabneez’s secret weapon? The First Edition Perfect Allusion Pad! This gorgeous pad is jam-packed with printed papers which – when put together like this – transform simple projects into bold and beautiful creations! Want to know exactly how to use yours to create this beautiful card? Check out Shabneez’s step-by-step guide below!

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