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Inspiration Gatefold Card Using Craft Kit 7 - Ruth Hamilton

 This is a gatefold card which I made using some of the elements inside Tonic Studios' Craft Kit 7 and I have posted photos of the steps in making it below.

I have also used a few things which are not included eg black ink, white card, tacky glue, 3D foam squares and a Nuvo Brush Script Pen (138)

How to make it:
1.Cut a piece of white card to 20cm x 13.5cm and score at 1cm and 19cm. Using the die...
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Ava (Boho Beautiful) - Ruth Hamilton

Hi, this is one of the cards I made with Tonic Studios' Boho Beautiful dies. I've used "Ava" and have also used the Victorian Frame Layering die set for the background and corners.
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Cardmaking and Papercraft issue 178 (Jan) - Ruth Hamilton

Cardmaking and Papercraft issue 178 (Jan)

Issue 178 of Cardmaking & Papercraft Magazine (Jan) was delivered yesterday so I'm taking time this morning to have a good read.
I have a few makes in this issue but the main ones are the little country cottage and village church I made with the Tonic Studios Tudor Town die sets.
There is a beautiful embossing folder and stamp set worth £10.99 for the free...
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Merry Christmas Penguins - Ruth Hamilton

Christmas penguins with the Tonic Studios Christmas Trios dies and the new Elaborate Corner dies. Hopefully, this has arrived at its destination as I posted it a few days ago.The background is covered with Snowdrop Meadow Handmade paper, also from Tonic Studios.
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Decorative Rivoli card - Ruth Hamilton

 Good morning :) A little change from Christmas cards and decorations. I've used the Tonic Studios "Decorative Rivoli" Layering die set for the background and inside if the card with a butterfly form the Monarch & Princess Wings Die set. The smaller butterfly is from an older Tonic die set.

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