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Quick and Clever Handmade Cards : Over 80 Projects and Ideas for All Occasions - JULIE HICKEY

Quick and Clever Handmade Cards

Over 80 Projects and Ideas for All Occasions


Published: 24th April 2004
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Step by step projects show in illustrated detail how to make a variety of eye catching cards for differnt occasions, while a wide range of simple techniques, such as stamping, paper weaving, embossing and punches are used in fun and innovative ways for unique effects.|A gorgeous array of handmade cards to suit all ages and occasions. Create a variety of eye-catching cards for every celebration with a range of clever papercraft techniques. Cardmaking techniques - Clear illustrated instructions guide you through each technique, from decoupage and paper weaving to working with shrink plastic, vellum and acetate. Use peel-off stickers, rubber stamps, punches and embellishments to make professional-looking cards for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, Christmas and more! Design inspiration - Learn how to create 16 unique cards with two variation ideas for every design. There's also an 8-page gallery with even more inspiration and a handy list of sentiments to suit every occasion. Plus there are handy tips for positioning elements to create the best layout and choosing suitable colour schemes for your occasion. Selling handmade cards - Includes useful information on how to sell handmade cards and shows you how to make envelopes, inserts and large quantities in bulk. Use printed labels for a professional finish and get tips on selling to shops and marketing your cards.

Introductionp. 4
Equipmentp. 6
Paper and Cardp. 10
Embellishmentsp. 12
Basic Techniquesp. 14
Making Envelopesp. 16
Design and Layoutp. 18
Choosing Colourp. 20
Producing Cards in Bulkp. 22
Selling Your Cardsp. 24
Girlie Birthday Cardp. 26
Kiddie Cat Birthdayp. 30
New Home Celebrationp. 34
Spring Flowers Easter Cardp. 38
Birthday Surprise Pocketsp. 42
Decoupage Designp. 46
Woven Wedding Anniversaryp. 50
Father's Day Metallic Cardp. 54
Glittering Mosaic Thank Youp. 58
Congratulations On Your Babyp. 62
Floral Get Wellp. 66
21st Birthday Congratulationsp. 70
Hearts and Flowers Engagementp. 74
Keepsake Birthday Cardp. 78
Mother's Day Posyp. 82
Concertina Christening Cardp. 86
Weddingsp. 90
Celebrationsp. 92
Sentimentsp. 94
Christmasp. 96
Sayings For Your Cardsp. 98
Templatesp. 100
Suppliersp. 103
Acknowledgments and About the Authorp. 104
Indexp. 105
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ISBN: 9780715316603
ISBN-10: 0715316605
Series: Quick and Clever
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 105
Published: 24th April 2004
Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 27.9 x 21.6  x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.48