Animal Outing Writing Set

Today I have a old post that you might have missed as I am away for a few days with my family we are over in Cumbria.

Are you all enjoying the weekend I am having a lovely time as my granddaughter is up for a few day as its half term love spending time with her and my daughter as I don’t get to see them that often as they live in london.

I have been working on Writing set this week for my monthly workshop Hopefully they will have fun making it.

note book

Cut 1. 8″ x 8 1/4″  score on the 8″ side at 1/2″ and 1″

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  2. Cut 2. 6 1/2″ x 8 1/4″ in cardstock and 1 in a thick card / cereal box
  3. Stick one of the cardstock peices and thicker peices together .
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  5. fullsizeoutput_2197fullsizeoutput_219aStick the piece cardstock 6 1/2″ x 8 1/4″ to the thick card
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  7. Next make the pocket cut a piece of cardstock 8″ x 4 1/2″  score the 8″ side  at 1/2″ , 1″ , 7″ and 71/2″
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  9. score the 4 1/2″ side at 1/2″ and 1″
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  11. Fold and   burnish the score lines cut away the 2 small squares on both sides and snip down and wedge the 2 small squares and add tape.
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  13. you will need 4 piece of DSP cut to  6″ x 8″ ,round the corners
  14. 6.7/8″ x 3 1/4″ round the corners
  15. 1″ x  5 1/2″
  16. 1/2″ x 4″
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  18. Add tape to the back of the pocket.
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  20. Stick the DSP on the front.
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  22. Cut a piece of cardstock 5 7/8″ x 4″ score the 4″ side at 1 1/4″ and 1/2″
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  24. Stick the 1″ x 5 1/2″ DSP on cardstock
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  26. Cut the front of the pad leaving about 1/2″ and add tape, stick cardstock to it.
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  28. Add tape to the back of the cardstock and stick down.
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  30. Cut piece of cardstock down to 1′”x 4″ stick the DSP 1/2″ x 4″ together wrap it round your pen and tape together.
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  32. Stick the pen holder to your base and then stick the pad on top of that.
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  34. Stick the pocket in make sure you line it up with the score line.
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  36. Cut a piece of ribbon about 30″ and wrap it round your cover place tape under the front piece just to hold it place then stick the DSP over it.
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  38. Stamp some cute images on the envelopes.
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  40. Add a die cut and image to the front.
  41. fullsizeoutput_21a1Thanks for dropping by and I hope you have fun making yours.041

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Animal Outing Moving Kangaroo

fullsizeoutput_2471Today I have a fun Card for you love how the little Kangaroo moves about holding her big red balloon this is super easy to make.

you will need

5 3/4″ x 5 3/4″ card base

4″ x 5  3/4″ whisper white panal

2 strips of card stock 1/2′ x 5 3/4′

1 1/4′ circle punch

1″ circle punch


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Mirror Stamping

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