Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Baby Carriage Tutorial

Hello Friends ,
This is Mallika here from Aola Handmade Cards with a tutorial on how to make these pretty favor Baby Carriages .
I had a tough time deciding what tutorial to make and I actually changed three projects . I was suppose to post this yesterday but was stuck in some emergency so couldn't post .Apologies ..
Now onto my project

How to make a baby Carriage ??

Item You ll Need -
Cardstock -  I am using Nana's Kids from DCWV 
Scoreboard - Martha stewart 
Trimmer - Tonic Trimmer
Nesting Dies - Circle scallop
Big shot 

Step 1: Cut the two pieces of cardstock, pink 4” x 5”, white 3 15/16” x 4 15/16” and one piece of 4 x1/4'' inches of cardstock

Step 2: Score both pieces of large cardstock at 1” on all sides

Step 3: Cut in at four places on both pieces of cardstock .

Step 4: Fold on score lines and adhere together.

Step 5: Insert lining into box to make sure it fits.

Step 6 : Cut either a round circle or oval for the carriage hood.  I used my largest Nestie Scallop Circle.  Cut 1/3 of it away.

Step 7: Using the larger piece of the circle, punch holes on
ends and attach it to the carriage with brads:

Step 8: Insert lining back into carriage box

Step 9: Put adhesive on ends of 4” x ¼” piece of
cardstock and stick in-between lining and box for handle:

Step 10:
Assemble the wheels and adhere to carriage.  Finish off with embellishments
For wheels you can simply take your nesting dies circle of course and assemble with the help pf small button /.

Lets make MANNEQUIN - Tutorial

Hello Friends ,
Today my post is Totally inspired by products Ranger Industries  .
I am going to show you , How to make mannequin by using the sewing room die by Tim holtz and heat embossing technique .
Items You will need -
Big shot machine { only INR 4499 }
Metal adapter Plate 
Tim holtz sewing room die 
Spellibinders Dlite Medallion
Embossing powder Black 
Versa Mark watermark Ink Pad 
Versa Marker  Watermark pen 
Ranger Heat gun { works on Indian Voltage}
Distress ink { Gathered Twigs }
Ink blending tool 

Step 1 -
Chop out 5 pcs of Dress forms from The sewing room Die .

Step 2 - Now take any swirly / floral stamp , apply some Versa mark ink and stamp it on the dress form . 

Step 3 - Apply black Embossing powder and heat it with Ranger heat embossing gun . Where ever you can see space empty fill it in with versa mark watermark ink . 

Step 4 -  
Apply gathered twig distress ink . 

Step 5 -  Now simply fold these dress forms into half vertically . 

Step 6 - Now simply  stick these dress forms one by one . 

Step 7 - Now you will have you dress form mannequin ready . 
I have complimented it along with a tag made by spellbinders delight ! 

If you have any questions please  mail us at info@crafterscorner.in

 This is what I did with mine mannequin - My own custom Nameplate  ! 
Enjoy the Journey 

Tri Shutter Album Tutorial

Hello Friends ,
In this post I will be teaching you , how to make a Tri shutter Album .
I was always fascinated to make a mini album , and somehow this time I took out time to make mine .
This is what you will create . It opens up . It is a perfect valentines gift
As the picture says , It requires two tri fold cards .
I will be teaching you step by step on how to make this .

Things you will need -
Tonic Trimmer 
Martha Score Board 
Atg Glue Glider 
Tim holtz Hanging sign Die 
Mulberry flowers 
Distress inks - I have used Gathered twigs { The new distress ink of my godfather Tim Holtz }
Magnolia Tilda Stamps - I have used Classic Bridal Couple 
Cherry lynn dies - Butterflies and Magic Mirror .
Assorted stamps

Step 1 -
Cut your cardstocks
2 pc of 6 by 12 inches
2 pc of 6 by 6 inches
1 pc of 6 by 8 inches .

Step 2 -
Take your distress inks and distress the edges .

Step 3 -
We will now make two tri shutters
Now take the 6 by 12 inches pc of Cardstock  . Align the longer side with the score board and Score it at
2 , 4 , 8 , 10 inches . Do this to other 6 by 12 inches of cardstock too .

Step 4 -
Now take 6 by 12 cardstock . Rotate it diagonally . From 1 3/4 inches cut down a line from first score line to last scoreline . Rotate the cardstock by 180 degrees and do the same .
Apply the above step to both the pcs .

Step 5 - 
Now start making alternate folds . One mountain and one valley . The picture will explain better . 

Step 6 -
We have to now allign them together and stick to the 6 by 8 inches of cardstock . 
But before sticking attach a ribbon to the 6 by 8 inches centre . 

Step 7 - 
Now take the two 6 by 6 inches of cardstock . Score them at 2 inches . 
Now we will attach a flap to front . 

Step 8 - 
You will have a composition something like this . 

Step 9 - 
Now embellish it to your consent .