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Handmade greetings cards have grown in popularity, and this manual demonstrates how to make your own cards for a fraction of the retail price. Featuring cards suitable for a range of occasions - from birthdays and weddings to new babies and anniversaries - and in a range of styles and tastes, each one can be made memorable with a personal touch. This practical guide provides fully illustrated step-by-step instructions together with all the basic techniques.
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Handmade cards are an ideal medium for self-expression: the small, event-oriented format means we can indulge our creativity fairly readily, while tailoring a greeting specifically to someone we care about. The colorful, clever cards in Jain Suckling's Making Cards in a Weekend offer ample opportunity for creative play: confetti fish swim in an acetate sea, eyed by a hopeful (rubber-stamped) kitty; a paper stork cut-out dangles a little bundle; a fun-foam clown becomes a finger puppet. Techniques include stamping, foil embossing, quilling, and collage. Good step-by-step directions, each accompanied by individual photos, make these mostly easy projects even easier, and seven eye-catching "gallery" spreads provide dozens of additional ideas to take your card creativity even further. --Amy HandyAbout the Author:
Jain Suckling is a professional greetings card designer and merchandiser. She runs a successful business selling handmade cards made by a host of innovative designers. This is her first book. Jain lives in Queen's Park, London.
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Book Description New Holland Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk1859741673
Book Description New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111859741673
Book Description New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1859741673