Australian Simply Cards 122 – Bonus project

by Practical Publishing on August 7, 2018

Issue 122 of Australian Simply Cards is out on the 16th August. The free gift this time is a beautiful Elegant Occasions embossing folder and stamp set.

Bonus project

Here is the FREE bonus project from Claire Rhodes-Brandon on page 45 of Australian Simply Cards 122.

Live happy

You will need

- white 12.7cm-square card blank
- white & fuchsia cardstock
- Yupo painting paper
- acrylic paints
- plastic shot glasses
- mixing sticks
- disposable rubber gloves (optional)
- acrylic glue
- Creative Dies Plus Wonky Stitches Collection Nesting Squares die set
-Lawn Fawn Scripty Happy die
- manual die-cutting machine
- Brother P-Touch Label Maker and smartphone App

Simply make

1. Using the largest nesting die, cut a square from white cardstock big enough to cover the card front and affix in place.
2. Cut an 11cm square of fuchsia cardstock and add to the card front.
3. Create an acrylic paint background following the illustrated step-by-step guide in the magazine and die-cut to measure slightly smaller than the fuchsia panel.
4. Die-cut the ‘happy’ sentiment from the background and white cardstock. Attach the background to the card front, and inlay the white sentiment into the die-cut aperture.
5. Create the word ‘live’ on your smartphone and print onto a clear label. Add to the card front as shown.
6. Cut a white frame using the nesting dies and add to the card front to finish.

Free gift & video

Janette Daneshmand is on hand to show you how to make a card using your free Elegant Occasions gift set.

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