March 02, 2017

Papercraft Essentials 144 - Spring Garden

Hi Everybody,

Today I am featuring the free gift that will be attached to the Papercrafts Essentials magazine

It will be in the shops on the 9th March so keep a look out for your copy if you like the gift.
The video will give you some ideas of the way I have used this set that is made up of several spring themed stamps and s little Picket Fence die

Papercraft Essentials 144 - Spring Garden   will show you how I made this card and also how to create the clouds in the sky which is something I get asked a lot about.

If you need a more detailed explanation then you will find it her ...  Cloud Effect Sky

It is a very simple technique but is very effective once completed.


Use pale blue or for a stormy sky grey works well.  But try other colours for a fantasy look too.

I hope you enjoy the video and the free gift when it arrives in your craft space

More tomorrow ...

Hugs xx


17 comments:

  1. Morning Christina, two very pretty cards off to watch video to see you do your magic.
    Nancyd xx

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  2. Beautiful ideas. I love the handmade cloud stencil.
    Great effect

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  3. You temptress! I keep telling myself No More Craft Mags until I've finished with the pile I already have, but now I'm drooling over these stamps.
    Jane

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  4. Great card (s) and a great video. Looking forward to receiving my copy of the magazine next week.

    Michele

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  5. Lovely cards Christina, i will wath the video later.
    Elaine H X

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  6. Hi Christina l
    Love the cards the sheep are beautiful I will look out for the magazine the card you have made from it is beautiful thank you love June horrocks xxxxxxx

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  7. Morning Christina
    A very pretty card today, thank you for sharing a video and for your tips x x x

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  8. I must buy this magazine as the stamps look great. Thank you, Christina.

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  9. Hi Christina
    This looks like a fun set to have so may have to buy this magazine. I have often wondered how to get the cloud effect and now I can have a go. Thanks very much
    Best wishes
    Jenny C xxx

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  10. A cutie card here today Christina....thank you...luv Ursula xx

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  11. Hi Christina

    Two gorgeous cute cards. Now to watch the video

    June x

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  12. Hi, Cristina,
    I love the cards you made from this months die and stamp set. Those sheep are so cute. I don't subscribe any more but I'm grateful that you always showcase the stamps and dies from the various magazines as it enables me to go out and buy the copies I like the look of.
    Bejay xx

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  13. ill watch the video as stamping is not a success for me. Many thanks. Diana

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  14. I love these cards. I make cards themed like these for my grandchildren. Thank u for sharing

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  15. Thank you Christina. Love the cards and will look out for the magazine.

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  16. Lovely sheep card so cute.

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  17. Hi Christina. You've made some lovely cards from this freebie, great ideas. I have sheep in the fields next to and behind my house and Your flock of sheep are so lifelike. No lambs in my fields yet though. X

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