Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Shake it Up! – August Bonus Project* by Sue Plote

Shake it Up! – August Bonus Project*  – Sue Plote
 
Who doesn’t love a shaker card…or a shaker tag!  This project includes instructions for three ways to create simple shaker cards…and matching shaker tags!   Featuring the Designer Tin of Cards Stamp Set and colorful papers, this project uses sequins and punches…for sparkle and color…to create fun, interactive cards and tags that everyone is sure to love!  *Bonus projects can be obtained by subscribing to two or more months in a row at Craft Project Central, putting the Craft Project Central badge on your blog, or by referring a friend and when they subscribe, letting Craft Project Central know.  Head on over to Craft Project Central to learn more!!!!

Saturday, August 27, 2016

A Sweet Birthday Ensemble by Carole Anne Patterson

 A Sweet Birthday Ensemble by Carole Anne Patterson

This beautiful Birthday Sweet and Cupcake themed ensemble is for that special girl or woman in your life.  It's for six guests but you could make more! All using beautiful designer series paper and cardstock. The die cut and embossed Happy Birthday Banner is adorable and can be used year after year. Sweet and simple invitations have a raised cupcake plus envelopes. The birthday card has a glimmer filled clear shaker underneath the cupcake.  There's a Thank You Note Book to record gifts, the year and important information about the birthday. Can't forget the tiny Goody Bags and lastly, six simple Thank You Cards finish this ensemble.  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Colorful Fiesta Quilt Designs by Regina Andari

Colorful Fiesta Quilt Designs! – Regina Andari

Quilting is a popular craft and one that affords great opportunity to put vibrant colors and shapes to work.  With this tutorial, use a couple of quilting techniques and designer paper to create four festive birthday cards.  You’ll also learn how to use one punch and the Festive Birthday Designer Series Paper to create a bright and colorful home décor canvas that is sure to add a little happiness to any room where it’s placed.  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Lightning Bug Lantern Gift Set by Amanda Corbet

Lightning Bug Lantern Gift Set!  – Amanda Corbet

Light up your nights and hang on to summer a little bit longer with this shiny silver lantern. Add a battery powered tea light inside and it will remind you of seeing fireflies twinkling in the evening in summertime. You can hang the lantern for display from the attached ribbon so it can grace either your table or your walls. Bring a smile to someone’s face by gifting this beautiful lantern with the matching card and a set of note cards. This would be an excellent class project or hostess gift!  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Traveler Travel Log Gift Set

For my August Craft Project Central project, I created this Traveler Travel Log Gift Set!

A place to record memories and moments from your trip.  A place for a special friend to make quick sketches of sites and significant finds.  This Traveler Travel Log Gift Set is a perfect gift for yourself or for any explorer with the travel bug! In this project you will learn how to create a faux alligator finish using embossing powder and your bone folder.  You will also learn how to make a mini travel log with simple hand-sewn signatures. This gift set includes a mini travel log and a unique “suitcase” to hold the travel log.  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Ahoy There! Note Card & Gift Box by Mickey Roberts

Ahoy There! Note Card & Gift Box! – Mickey Roberts

The By the Shore Suite uses colors and images that evoke cool ocean water and gentle summer breezes.  Come take a swim with the colorful fish in the Seaside Shore Stamp Set and relax with the soothing colors of the By the Shore Designer Series Paper.  It’s vacation time, Stampin’ Up! style.  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Fancy Flamingo Gift Set by Buffy Cooper

Fancy Flamingo Gift Set!  – Buffy Cooper

As summer is ending, you’ll want to have a gift for the relatives and friends you’ve visited. This flamingo tray and pineapple treat box will be a perfect “thank you” gift. If you’re the one hosting family and friends, it’s a wonderful “pillow gift” for guests. Simply package some chocolates in the Clear Tiny Treat Boxes and add some basic toiletries on the tray with a welcoming note card. You can also make this for yourself as a beautiful home décor piece. Create multiple personalized note cards for your own use or make them as a gift for a friend. This project will also make a great class or stamp camp.  Get the full step-by-step instructions by subscribing to the month of August at Craft Project Central!