Monday, 28 October 2013

Little Claire Likes .... 'Little George'

For our featured 'Little Claire Likes' project this week, we are featuring a lovely little image called 'Little George'. He is such a cutie! It's a great little fun image, that can be used on festive as well as general greeting cards.
You can snap up 'Little George' for the reduced price of

£3.99 (normally £5.50)

until Thursday 31st October.
Here is Heidi's card using the featured stamp and a sentiment from the 'Christmas' sentiment set.
Products Used on the Card :
Little Claire 'Little George' stamp - £3.99
Little Claire 'Christmas Sentiments' stamp set - £12.99
First Edition 'Silent Night' paper pad - £7.50
White A4 Superior Cardstock - £3.50
Momento 'Rich Cocoa' Inkpad - £3.
Promarkers : Vanilla, Mustard, Pear Green, Ruby, Pastel Blue, Denim Blue, Sandstone, Caramel, Pastel Beige, Khaki & Ice Grey I.
Glitter Domes - £1.99 per pack
Diamond Stickles - £1.80

(Silver Bell, circle & scallop circle punches, pine needle & shaped dies & natural twine from stash.

Here is a side view of the card, showing how the card stands. The top flap sits neatly onto the bottom two.
Card Instructions :
 (1) With white cardstock, cut an oblong to measure 28cms x 12cms. Score at 11cms, fold over.
(2) Cut another oblong from white card : 24cms x 6cms. Score at 6cms and 18cms score at 6ms. Stick this oblong to back of card securely using strong double-sided tape.
(3) Cut a large oblong of blue paper : 15cms x 10.5cms and one in cream : 14.5cms x 10cms, stick together and then inside of card.
(4) Cut a square of blue paper : 11cms x 10.5cms and one in cream : 10.5cms x 10cms, again stick together. Add a piece of linen thread around top, stick down onto card front.
(5) Onto a square of white cardstock, stamp up 'Little George' image, colour in and die-cut.
(6) Add linen thread to front of image, add little bell and tie a bow, stick down.
(7) Stamp up sentiment, punch out and mount onto a scallop circle of blue paper.
(8) Cut two squares of blue paper : 5.5cms square and two of cream : 5cms square, stick together and then to front of card on flaps.
(9) Edge all pieces with brown 'Rich Cocoa' inkpad.
(10) Add sentiment to cover front of flap, stick half to one side only.
(11) Die-cut out six pine needles from blue paper scraps, edge with brown and stick down as shown.
(12) Add glitter domes, three to top of card, two each to sides.
(13) Add stickles to hat, scarf and branches of image, leave to dry.

Hope you have enjoyed the project today. Don't forget to take advantage of our great deal on 'Little George'.

The Little Claire Team