"All paper-crafting techniques that can be employed for card making are thoroughly covered, including a comprehensive description of paper types available, folding options and techniques, coloring and image transfer methods, and adding embellishments. Inside, you'll also find methods for using a computer to design and print cards. More than 80 projects give you ... ideas and inspiration to create cards of your own, using the techniques you've learned. Unique envelope templates ... are included"--Amazon.com.
Creative ideas for beautiful greetings cards and personal stationery using a range of craft techniques.
Author: Fransie Snyman
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Provides instructions for making a variety of greeting cards for any occasion using such techniques as punching, quilting, glass painting, folding, and embossing.
Creative Card Making for Scrapbookers If you've ever come away from a store-bought card shopping experience feeling as though you "settled" for a less-than-perfect salutation, Creative Card Making for Scrapbookers is the solution you've been waiting for. By utilizing your tools, supplies and techniques as a scrapbooker, you can easily create beautiful and unique personal greetings that lucky recipients will cherish and that you'll feel proud to give. Waiting for you inside: More than 200 outstanding cards, invitations and announcements Illustrated step-by-step instructions for mastering the card making process Dozens of eye-catching, cutting-edge techniques Patterns for personalized card forms and envelopes Thoughtful sentiments for your card's interior Innovative ideas for incorporating countless mediums, including metals, clays, paints, textiles, stamping, paper craft, baubles and more In our age of frenzied, never-fast-enough communication, handmade cards are a welcomed and refreshing treasure. So surprise your friends and loved ones on their next trip to the mailbox with a made-just-for-them handcrafted card.
Presents design ideas and projects for paper craft decorations and gifts that can be created for different holidays.
Introduces the tools, terminology, and techniques used to make greeting cards through alphabetically arranged entries, along with tables of holidays and Christmas salutations, and sample passages for blank holiday cards.
A Card a Day
Author: Paper Crafts Magazine
Publisher: Leisure Arts
A Card a Day, -The editors of Paper Crafts magazine present over 365 card designs for holidays and special occasions all through the year, plus tips, techniques, and inspiration.
A handmade card can express personal sentiments like nothing else, and card makers will find this 288-page collection invaluable for its wide variety of inspiration and ideas. It offers more than 500 of the best card projects from the editors of Paper Crafts¨ magazine and its Card Creations special issues, plus 20 brand-new cards. This irresistible card-making resource will help all through the year, including major holidays, traditional family milestones for all ages, and special occasions. There are cards full of impressive techniques, and quick and easy varieties for last-minute designs. Over 350 can be completed in 5 steps or less. Paper crafters can create to their heart's content!
The Best of Stamp It! Cards, -The editors of Stamp It! and Card Creations compile over 500 keepsake designs for all occasions and all ages. Many require less than 5 easy steps.
Author: Sarah Beaman
Publisher: Anova Books
Presents instructions on using more than one hundred different techniques to create a variety of greeting cards.
175 Fresh Card Ideas
Author: Kimber McGray
Publisher: North Light Books
Share joy with handmade cards! Handmade cards are fun to give and receive! 175 Fresh Card Ideas is packed with ideas for all occasions—from kid-friendly themes and milestone birthdays to holidays, bridal and baby showers and sweet sentiments—so you'll never be stuck without a design idea for any card-giving occasion. More than 50 cards include step-by-step instructions and each chapter features a gallery brimming with more inspiration. You'll discover: Essential techniques for card-making—including rubber stamping, paper trimming, using Copic markers and more—great for beginning card-makers and enthusiasts alike. Ideas for special sentiments that will work interchangeably with many of the cards. Sketches for creating cards and inspiration for tags, gift bags, candy wrappers and more are also included. Let 175 Fresh Card Ideas help you celebrate any occasion!
Treasury of Tips & Tricks, -More than 650 paper crafting and rubber stamp projects for beginners and advanced paper crafters.
Handmade cards are a delight both to give and to receive, and coordinating gift wrap adds an extra special touch. This book presents a range of beautiful and fun cards, boxes, bags, and gift wrap suitable for all occasions. Book jacket.
Joy of Card Making
Author: Leisure Arts
Publisher: Leisure Arts
Joy of Card Making, -Over 360 cards, bags, and tags are inspired by 92 design ”recipes“. Includes handy sketch index.