Handmade Jewellery & Cards

Posts tagged “arts

Create simple handmade greeting cards

Have you ever wanted to make your own greeting cards to give your friends & family on that special day?

Handmade cards are so much more special, & I found that people really appreciate the fact that you took the time & all your crafty resourcefulness to create a unique greeting card for them!

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Here it is, how to make a very simple greeting card to use for all sorts of occasions!

 
 
Source: www.madiganmade.com
 
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LASS Craft Group

This is a craft group I will be running at my work place in Leicester with my work colleague Rhoda:

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The therapeutic effects of arts and craft work is known to provide people with opportunities to relax, to feel a sense of accomplishment, to discover pride, to improve fine-motor skills, to develop a meaningful life-long hobby, to maintain an alert mind and so much more.

This is why we’re stating a craft group, and it’s open to anyone who is affected by HIV and would like to teach, or learn new craft skills such as knitting, paper crafts, jewellery making, sewing and crocheting.

We hope our crafts group will allow you to practice a number of skills while building self-esteem in completing projects and socialising with our staff, volunteers and individuals who use our services.

Our first session is this Wednesday, 18th April 2012 from 17:30 – 19:00.  We invite you to bring your crafting projects to show off to the group but don’t worry if you don’t have any as you’ll have the chance to get creative at the group. – We can’t wait to see what you create!

For more information, please contact Rhoda on 0116 2559995

Link to LASS Blog Post: http://blog.lass.org.uk/2012/04/16/lass-craft-group/


The face of the sun…

Birthday Card

Birthday card made of pale pink card (12,7 x 17,8cm), with metal sun embellishment, patterned paper, Holographic paper; & gold & glitter-gold peel-offs

This is one of the cards I sold a little while ago.

I have around 7 cards on stock at the moment, please let me know if you`re interested in any of these designs, or if you would like to see photos of my new card stock.