After its great success with books on crochet, quilting, and other crafts, the popular Portable Crafter series turns its attention to cardmaking. Handmade cards aren’t just fun to create—they’re an unforgettable way to share our feelings. Here’s how to produce beautiful cards and tags on any flat work surface, and carry all the tools and materials in a compact box. There are techniques for layering, stamping, embossing, applying eyelets, and embellishing with ribbons and trinkets. The 25 irresistible projects range from the Love Song Valentine Card and Dad’s Story Father’s Day Card to the Comfy Quilt Get Well Card.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
adhere Afﬁx approximately black inkpad black paper blue cardstock brayer button card front cardstock in half Cardstock scrap cellophane tape Center and glue circle punch clear industrial-strength glue color copper Craﬁ craﬂ craft scissors CREATE cutting mat deckle-edged scissors double-stick tacky tape Embossing inkpad embroidery ﬂoss envelope eyelet ﬁrst ﬂat ﬂoral paper ﬂowers Fold FOLDED STAR glue stick greeting heat gun hole Inside the card jewelry tag label length manila marbleized paper mat knife metal ruler Double-stick metallic gold paper Note numbers Open the card optional oval pale pink cardstock PATTERN Enlarge patterned paper strips photo comers Photocopy and trace photograph piece of double-stick pinking shears postage stamp rawhide red cardstock ribbon end rice paper right-hand edge Roll Rubber-stamp alphabet set scallop-edged scissors sheet music spine stick tacky tape sticker strips sticky foam squares suede tape and glue template Thread vintage watercolor paint watermark inkpad