Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Christmas On Campus - UCC

I was invited to give a card making demonstration in University College Cork for "Christmas on Campus" Week. 

So today I got to meet a lovely group of ladies and share my love of card making with them.  I focused on "Christmas" and made some cards and tags. 

During the demonstration I was asked if I would do a list of supplies - so here it is!

A6 card blanks with downloaded sentiments - sentiments are available from PaperCrafts Connection.  Click here for Christmas/Holiday free downloadable sentiments.  Embellished with bakers twine, pearls, stickles - diamond, enamel accents, glossy accents and "fluffy" stuff - Woodware
(no photos available as these cards were raffled! sorry ladies).

Supplies:  My Minds Eye - Lost and Found Christmas 6x6 Paper Pad, MME Lost and Found die cut shape from sheet, A6 kraft card blank, cork, Tim Holtz scattered leaves die which was run through the Big Shot, Basic Grey button, embroidery floss, adhesive tape runner and foam dots.


Supplies:  A6 White Card Blank, Cuttlebug Embossing folder - Holly Ribbons, Spellbinders Labels Fourteen dies, Sentiment - Waltzingmouse stamps - Seasons of Love, Barn Door distress ink (red), X-cut corner punch (large), Making Memories Christmas Blossoms - Poinsettia Cranberry and foam dots.

Supplies:  MME - Lost and Found Christmas scraps of the patterned paper, Kraft tags by Papermania, SRM Sticker - {MERRY}, Spellbinders Rose Creations dies, Tea Dye distress ink and blending tool to ink the edges of the flower petals, Basic Grey button and foam dots(sorry about the shine on the sticker - too dark to take the photos without the flash).

Supplies: Snowman Stamp - Hero Arts (handcut), Papermania kraft tag, sentiment - Waltzingmouse stamps, coloured with Promarkers, pearls used for the eyes (coloured with sharpie / permanent marker to make them black), Martha Stewart Snowflake punch, large pearl in the centre, adhesive and hand torn paper to create the snowdrifts.


Supplies:  Foil gift cards with ribbon - Paperchase, Santa stamp and sentiment - Waltzingmouse Stamps - Santa's coming to town set, StazOn Black Ink, Stamp press, Crackle Accents - Ranger Industries and foam dots.

(Left to right above) - (1) Mini Decoration (pack of 10) Tesco, adhesive to adhere to foil gift card. (2) Christmas tree from Free Digital Stamps, coloured with copics and glossy accents on the heart. (3) supply list as above.

 Supplies:  Little Snowman digital image - Torico's Digital Gallery (freebie), Papermania kraft tags, Cosmo Cricket Patterned Paper (scraps), Spellbinders Oval dies and Scalloped Oval Dies, Stickles - Diamond, copic markers to colour, wood clothes peg covered in scrap of patterned paper, adhesive and scissors.

Other tools I used
Heat Gun
X-Cut Corner Punch (large)
Big Shot
Guillotine

I know I haven't posted everything I made today but most of the products double up on the cards  - I hope these photos and lists are helpful. 

I have provided links to some of the items that can be found in Cork Art Supplies/Cardz 'n' Scrapz but if you click here it will bring you directly to the online store and you can peruse at your leisure.

Inspirational Places I visit
Moxie Fab World
Paper Crafts Connection
Hero Arts Blog
Penny Black Blog
Tim Holtz
Jennifer McGuire

Thanks so much for stopping by.  Hope your day was great too.

3 comments:

Barb said...

Wow! Looks like a great class, Dee! So many fun cards and tags! Bet everyone loved it!

Simone said...

Gorgeous cards and tags Deirdre! Looks like it was an awesome class! :)

Lia said...

Well done Deirdre ...no wonder the Ladies were delighted , the cards are SPECTACULAR

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