Creative Cabins Seaside CA

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
(831) 442-3506
860 Northrdge Shopping Centre
Salinas, CA
 
Crafts
(831) 998-7450
615 E Alisal St
Salinas, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(209) 834-8558
2940 West Grant Line Road
Tracy, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(626) 305-5222
729 East Huntington Drive
Monrovia, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(760) 635-0100
335 North El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA
 
Peninsula Arts and Crafts
(831) 758-2741
225 Main St
Salinas, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(510) 793-9845
39277 Fremont Hub
Fremont, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(818) 260-0527
1551 North Victory Place
Burbank, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(916) 728-2200
6120 Birdcage Centre Lane
Citrus Heights, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(661) 723-1713
44410 Valley Central Way
Lancaster, CA
 

Creative Cabins

#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 .

Appeared in: CK Online Summer Camp '09 « Prev 1 2 3 Next »  

Click here to read the rest of the article from Creating Keepsakes

 
© Creative Crafts Group, LLC. All rights reserved.