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Tonic Studios Demo at the Craft Shop, Derry/Londonderry on Saturday 19th November - Ruth Hamilton

Hi :) I'll be demoing lots of Tonic Studios dies, embossing folders and stencils along with a large variety of Nuvo products (Crystal/ Glitter Drops, Embellishment Mousse, Glimmer Pastes etc) at the Craft Shop, Sackville Street, Derry/Londonderry on Saturday 19th November. Demo times are 11.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm.
This is one of the cards I'll be making at the demo - with the Twisting...
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Baby Boy - Tonic Studios - Ruth Hamilton

 Good afternoon :) It has all dried up here today and is even feeling a bit more like summer. All the heavy rain over the last days seems to have made the grass grow more quickly so I'll have to get the lawnmower out once the ground is dry enough.
Anyhow, I had a couple of cards to make this morning for my own use and I just realised that I actually don't make many at all for that so I scratched my...
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Many Thanks - Tonic Studios Patterned Panels - Ruth Hamilton

 Good morning - hope you're all enjoying the lovely sunshine :)
I'm sharing a card today which I made with the new Tonic Studios Classic QuatrefoilPatterned Panel die set. It's a Thank You card for a lovely gentleman who David was working for a couple of weeks ago. When David had finished he gave him an envelope with some money inside to treat ourselves to a lovely meal :) 
I've also used theSweet...
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How to make a gift bag with the Jasmine Sunset Layering die set - Ruth

The Jasmine Sunset  Layering die set from Tonic Studios contains 11 different dies and is perfect for making cards, scrapbooking and also for making gift bags. I've created a gift bag measuring 19cm x 19cm  with a gusset measuring 14cm x 14cm x 6cm deep.

You will need:
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Using the Harrop and Bowscale Layering Card Blank die sets - Ruth

The new Layering Card Blanks die sets can be used in various ways to make not only different sizes of card blanks but also mats and layers for your cards and other projects. If you have a piece of cardstock large enough eg A3, you can make your card from a single piece but you can also join two single shapes together to make one large card.
I have used both the Harrop and Bowscale die sets to make...
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Tonic Tutorial - How to Make a 3D Pop up Card with the Reflections Dies and Paper Pad - Ruth

. I've used the dies and papers from the new Reflections collection along with some other Tonic products to create a "pop up" card  - and you can see how I made it below.

You will need:
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Tonic Tutorial - 3D Card with Pampered Pets Dies by Ruth

I've made this tutorial to show how you can use the Toby's Sill dies from Tonic Studios' Pampered Pets collection to make a 3D card.
This card will fold flat for postage :) 

You will need:
Tonic Studios Pampered Pets "Toby's Sill" die set
Tonic Studios Pampered Pets " Love Cats" die
Tonic Studios Midsummer Morning  8x8 paper pad
Tonic Studios Nuvo Crystal Drops - Buttermilk
Tonic Studios Nuvo Crystal...
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