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If you need to update a lengthy list of contacts about your change of address, consider a photo postcard instead. It's a fast, yet personal way to spread the news. Photo postcard paper is available from Canon.

Michael's Arts Crafts
(205) 733-8067
1721 Montgomery Highway South
Birmingham, AL
 
Classic Home Decor Consignment
(205) 664-4454
3221 Highway 52 West,
Pelham, AL
 
Bill's Custom Framing
(205) 620-0331
110 1st St S
Alabaster, AL
 
Metal Arts Inc Studio
(205) 822-8231
2260 Rocky Ridge Rd, Ste E
Birmingham, AL
 
DO IT Yourself Crafts
(205) 868-4346
1909 Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL
 
Encore Resales
(205) 358-7690
2831 Highway 31
Pelham, AL
 
Thompson's Frame Factory
(205) 663-3003
100 Colonial Cir
Alabaster, AL
 
Killer Hobbies
(205) 664-5252
29 Longview Industrial Ct
Alabaster, AL
 
Art Alley
(205) 879-1105
109 Broadway St
Birmingham, AL
 
Forstall Art Supply
(205) 933-1279
402 Palisades Blvd
Birmingham, AL
 

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#3: Announce Home News

Whether you've recently called a new place "home" or you know someone else who has, a house is a great inspiration item.

We've Moved Card by Megan Hoeppner

We've Moved by Megan Hoeppner. Supplies Cardstock: Die Cuts With a View; Patterned paper and stickers: American Crafts; Brads: Adornit-Carolee's Creations and Bo-Bunny Press; Fabric: BasicGrey; Craft knife and punches: Fiskars Americas; Pens: EK Success; Adhesive: Glue Arts.

Here's how I put together this whimsical dwelling:

1. Make 5" x 5" card base from cardstock and use a square punch to create upstairs windows.

how to make We've Moved Card

2. Trim and stitch bit of fabric to make curtains.

how to make We've Moved Card

3. Trim roof from patterned paper, round the top corners and adhere.

how to make We've Moved Card

4. Attach brad and adhere cardstock door.

how to make We've Moved Card

5. Cut window with craft knife.

how to make We've Moved Card

6. Outline window with a pen, affix stickers and attach brads.

Variation idea: Make a house card to welcome someone to the neighborhood or to congratulate someone on purchasing a new home.

Bonus Idea: If you need to update a lengthy list of contacts about your change of address, consider a photo postcard instead. It's a fast, yet personal way to spread the news. Photo postcard paper is available from Canon .

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