As Christmas will be with us all too soon, I thought it would be nice for you to read about some independent makers and designers from who you can buy original cards and presents directly . The first is Joy Fitzsimmons from London Pooch. JB I know you as a card designer and maker. Can… Continue reading Meet the Maker Joy Fitzsimmons of London Pooch
Meet the artist and designer and brains behind the “Just A Card Campaign “ Sarah Hamilton Sarah Hamilton is a designer of cards and prints, she started the not-for–profit ‘Just A Card Campaign’ about four years ago. As it says on it’s web site, The Just a Card Campaign, aims to encourage people to… Continue reading Today is Just a card day.
These cards are made using a very simple but effective technique –marbling. Once the design is made they are stuck onto plain cards using double sided tape. You will need Lots of space for drying. Shallow tray, large enough to fit the paper. Marbling inks Lolly or cocktail stick Lots of newspaper Kitchen roll Protective… Continue reading Marble your own colourful greetings cards