Peek A Boo Pets Pull Tab Card by Sarah

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The cute creatures in this stamp set were just made for popping their heads through windows or over walls. As soon as I saw them, I wanted to use them on a vertical pull tab card and thought it’d be a great opportunity to show that, although there are fancy dies that can make this kind of interactive card easier, you can do it yourself without special equipment and using any stamps you like.   Stamp out the animal of … Read More

Light Up Rudolf Nose by Jeni

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Hi, it’s Jeni with an amazing card! This is the first time I’ve played with the Chibitronics and they are so much fun!  I wanted to make the reindeers nose light up so I used the cute reindeer from Polar Peek A Boo Pals and the two elves from a Heffy Doodle set. I used the Chibitronics Starter Kit for this card, but we have extra LED light kits (in white and colour) and copper tape in stock.  All the … Read More

Bokeh Effect Spinner Card by Laura

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Welcome back, my crafty friends! It’s Laura with you today, and I’ve got some festive cards with a fun twist! When opened, the images in the middle of the circle spin to create a cool,  interactive effect perfect for Christmas cards.   For today’s cards I used Catherine Pooler Designs (CPD) stamps included in the Home for the Holidays Stamp of Approval Box (SOA – now sold out!) along with Distress Inks to create all of these cards. Let’s get … Read More

Watercoloured Snowman Shaker Card by Jeni

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It’s still interactive month here at the tutorial blog, and since I love love love making shaker cards I had to share this one with you.  The snowman/women in Frosty Friends stamp set by Avery Elle always tell me to make shaker cards with them and I have to listen to my stamp sets! I only used 3 Liquid Watercolours and mixed my own colours to get more Christmassy shades. I have all the supplies listed at the bottom of … Read More

Autumnal Shaker Cards – 3 Ways by Jeni

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Hi, it’s Jeni here with another shaker card. (Have I mentioned that I love shaker cards?). I used one stamp set by Concord and 9th and created two shaker cards and one non-shaker card.  It’s getting chillier and the leaves are changing colours and falling off the trees so I thought I would use Autumnal reds, oranges and greens.  All the products I used are listed and linked in the supply list.  Don’t forget to share your interactive (or non … Read More

Doggy Exploding Box Tutorial by Janet (No Noise, Not Scary)

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Hello, it’s Janet here with an exploding box tutorial. I like making these exploding boxes and they can be made for all occasions, you just need different supplies.  They can be a challenge and get the little grey cells working hard.  I decided to do a dog themed box in celebrating of Milly finding her forever home with us. The Little Buddies stamp set and the New Best Friends stamp set both have dog and cat images so you are … Read More

Ink Blended Pop Up Box Card by Laura

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Welcome, crafty friends! It’s Laura back with you today I’ll be showing you how to incorporate ink blending on an interactive pop-up box card. You might have seen from the previous few days that all this month, the design team are going to be sharing a variety of interactive card projects. Interactive cards tend to be a labour of love and generally take longer to make, but the results are so unique. Its a true handmade gift (from the heart) … Read More

Pastel Wonderful Shaker Card by Jeni

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Hi, Jeni here with a wonderful shaker card to share with you. I love making shaker cards, and I love colouring flowers so I really loved making this card to share with you.  As always the products I used are listed and linked to the shop at the bottom of this post. I stamped the main floral image from the Wonderful stamp set by Concord and 9th onto some Canson Bristol XL card with Versamark so I could heat emboss … Read More

Be A Little Naughty Shaker Card

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Hello, it’s Jeni back with another shaker card. Have I said that I love making shaker cards? I wanted to use the small images and create a background with the Elfish Antics stamp set.  I started with a piece of Bristol card cut to 4.25″ x 5.5″ and stamped the present, pudding, stocking and train with Versamark Embossing ink.  I rotated my stamp block and tried to go with a random pattern.  Pouring on white embossing powder after every couple … Read More

Tulle Shaker Card

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Hi, it’s Jeni with an off the side tulle shaker Christmas card.  I love making shaker cards and Sally from Making Cards magazine challenged me to make four different styles of shaker cards.  You can see the four cards I created in the current issue of Making Cards magazine.  I found that once I got started making shakers I couldn’t stop. I trimmed some red card to 4.25 x 5.5″ and stamped the Plaid Background with Ruby Red ink.  I … Read More

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