Archive for March, 2015:
Bring the spring time right inside with this beautiful spring butterfly in the delicate, yet sturdy terrarium to keep it safe and protected. Hang this sweet little terrarium up and enjoy the butterfly’s company. Give this beautiful piece of spring as a gift with the matching card and gift box! Worried about cutting out all those windows? If you have an e-cutter have no fear, an SVG file is included with the tutorial package so you can quickly be on your way to putting together this butterfly’s home!
To get the instructions for this pretty project designed by Amanda, just head over to Craft Project Central, subscribe to March (or one of their 3, 6 or 12 month discounted packages!), and meet one of the bonus project requirements of subscribing to two or more months in a row, putting the Craft Project Central badge on your blog, or referring a friend and when they subscribe, letting them know!! Have a great stamping day!
Let’s get out of those winter blues and make a couple bright and cheerful projects that you can keep or send to someone that needs a little brightness to cheer them up. All you need is a Big Shot, a few circle punches, the Basic Butterfly Stamp Set, Butterflies Framelits, and some bright cardstock! Gift ensemble includes a shaker card, matching pen and keepsake box!
This Rustic Office Ensemble is the perfect gift for a college graduate, someone starting a new job or a new phase of life! This gift offers functionality, décor and words of advice that can encourage and uplift the man in your life every day! The framed sentiment can either stand on the desk or hang on the wall to remind the recipient of important elements of success. The magnetic board holds a handy, custom notebook and can also be a place for photos or reminders. The pencil holder and business card holder are coordinated perfectly and keep necessary items within reach and clutter off the desk. The matching card tops of this ensemble and gives you a place to congratulate your man on his accomplishments!
Blue skies, a field of flowers and butterflies! This Field of Flowers home décor canvas will brighten up your home and make you long for Spring! With a few simple supplies you can create a gorgeous piece of art for your wall. A coordinating card for any occasion is also a part of this set…just in case you decide to make an extra canvas and gift it to a lucky friend! This canvas is sure to brighten any wall!
Do you have a hard time coming up with project ideas for the men in your life? This Camp Out Gift Box & Card may be the perfect solution if they love the outdoors! This 4” x 4” gift box features all the makings of a perfect outdoor getaway – a tent tucked into the trees, a cozy fire, stars in the sky, and even a “cuddly” guest! The pop up card completes the set and is sure to bring a smile to his face!
This scrapbook is perfect for displaying a dozen pictures of a new baby, using an inexpensive frame that is transformed into spectacular standing scrapbook. The double sided pages can be turned to showcase different pictures at different times. This project combines the Sweet Dreams Designer Series Paper with the Something for Baby stamp set into a fresh and fun scrapbook. It would make a fabulous gift for any new parents or grandparents, as well as a great class or club project. Includes instructions for a matching card.
With this tutorial, learn a quick and easy way to assemble the Berry Basket, which you’ll fill with an assortment of 3” x 3” note cards that feature the Adventure Bound Designer Series Paper Stack. The note cards, which feature an interesting variety of designs, are perfect for a vast selection of events and occasions. If a larger card is what you need, there is a project in this tutorial that shows you how to take one of the note cards and convert it to an A2 greeting card that also doubles as a gift card holder.
This darling desk caddy is perfect for office supplies, stamping supplies or anything else you want to organize on your desk. It’s made using the Envelope Punch Board and so easy to assemble! This Desk Caddy makes the perfect gift for anyone and can be altered for men, women or children – simply change out the Designer Series Paper and embellishments to customize, add a coordinating greeting card and you are set! Or make one for your own desk or make several to sell at Craft Shows!
Make this beautiful mini note card set for a sweet friend, with a matching box to hold them and a sweet butterfly pin. Learn how to make your card look like it was bought in a store with heat embossing and glitter paper. Try your hand in a technique, called ‘Bokeh’ affect, and turn your butterflies into multicolored embellishments. Learn how to add simple, but interesting touches to your cards that will wow any recipients. Great for a stamp camp, or as a class project.
Need an anniversary gift for that special couple? This shadow box is the perfect gift for them. It features their family name, along with the year they were married. Make one for them, and one for yourself. Make the coordinating card to make the gift complete! The shadow box and card feature the Butterfly Basics Stamp Set and the Butterflies Thinlits Dies. Directions on how to color the flowers and Gold Foil Sheets with Blendabilities is included in this tutorial. This would also make a great class.