Sunday, June 23, 2013

3d Flower cards

Here are some more card packs for the gala.  These are nice and easy to make and what I like most is the wonderful surprise the receiver gets when they open the card. 
Here is a pictorial view of the making of the card.  

cut out an 8 petal flower
Remove one petal section and join by overlapping a petal.

you will now have a 6 petal flower
make 7 flowers
join the petals

place in card

Thursday, June 20, 2013

St James Catholic School Gala preparation is underway!

It's that time of the year and the preparations for the St James School 55th Gala are underway.  I am working on Card packs and Memory boxes made from upcycled packing boxes.  

Here are my first couple of boxes.  

which started life as: 

And this Memory box, 
 Which start life as: 
 Here are some of the card packs.

 I hope to arrange a card making section,  The cards are nice and simply to make so anyone who wants to give it a go can come along.  Details will be in the St James Gala newsletter.