Embossing

Cute Penguin Christmas Cards

My second batch of cute Christmas cards using the Cute Christmas Signature Collection by Sara Davies is based on the Cosy Penguin die. As with the Reindeer cards I started by die cutting the penguin dies using black, white, orange and red mirror card. I then gently shaped each component using a flower shaping tool and a foam mat before layering with silicone glue. Whilst they were drying I used the…


Cute Reindeer Christmas Cards

My crafting is often very seasonal as I am inspired to make fresh floral cards in the spring, cards with a brighter colour pallet in the summer and darker autumnal coloured cards in autumn. As a result it feels strange thinking about Christmas cards when the summer sun is beaming through the window and I don’t start making Christmas cards until the first frosts of November. With approximately 50 cards…


Birthday Party Signature Collection by Sara Davies

I love using the Birthday Party Signature Collection by Sara Davies to make a stock of birthday cards which are suitable for a wide variety or recipients. I tend to make these cards in batches embossing the backgrounds in multiple colours and die cutting the coordinating birthday cake and balloon dies then assemble the cards. I have recently discovered the Sentimentally Yours Chalkboard Essentials and Frosted Essentials papers by Phil…