Welcome to Craft Project Central for July!!
Here is a sneak peak at the projects that have been loaded so far this month. You will have access to all of these great projects when you subscribe to July! Remember that new projects will be posted every two to three days until the end of the month, so make sure to check back often or subscribe to our email updates!
Lemonade Stand Gift Set!
When Stampin’ Up! gives you Fruit Stand Designer Series Papers, what do you do? – Make a Lemonade Gift Set! This sweet gift set would make a fun little summertime Thank You for a friend. Or, you can change up the sayings and make it for a summertime party; the possibilities are endless! In the tutorial you’ll learn how to make a unique Fruit Basket – the size is tailored to Stampin’ Up!’s new smaller sized Gusseted Cellophane Bags. You’ll also learn how to make a simple, but clever Pocket Card – perfect to insert a Lemonade Drink Packet inside, and add a note inside too! The Covered Water Bottle that coordinates with the set is a must!
Ice Cream Piñata Party Set!
It’s summer and it’s time for ice cream and celebrations! Create the perfect party atmosphere by decorating with this whimsical ice cream cone piñata! Add a birthday tag to decorate the piñata and then make some signs to label all of the ice cream flavors you will have ready for your guests to eat! This set also comes with instructions for a matching birthday card. What a fun set to assemble for a surprise ice cream birthday celebration for a friend! Let’s get this party started!
Butterfly Basics Birthday Gift Set!
WOW your friends and family with this beautiful coordinating Birthday Gift Set! In this tutorial you will learn how to create a fun diamond shaped, accordion style, fancy fold card with a coordinating envelope and matching gift bag! And the best part is…you can use these instructions over and over again with different patterned papers, colors and stamps! Get creative with it! The possibilities are endless!
Llama Diorama Duo!
It’s fiesta time! Summer is the best time for a party, and who better to help you celebrate than the adorable llama in the Birthday Fiesta Stamp Set? Using the Birthday Fiesta Bundle, you’ll create a diorama that’s perfect for a centerpiece, for holding little treat bags, or just for decoration. You’ll also make a diorama card that can be used as a greeting card or as a party invitation with the party details on the back. And, finally, you’ll make a “Se Llama Cupcake” cupcake holder. With your Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine and a few stamps and dies, your party preparations will be a snap! Best of all, you can get your kids involved. They’ll have a blast helping to create the dioramas. Summer has never been so fun!
Seaside Shore Ensemble!
Whether you need a fun summer slider card or packaging for a seaside treat, you’ll be all set with this ensemble! You will absolutely love how easy it is to make the fun slider cards, and this tutorial demonstrates some very helpful tips and techniques that make the process as easy as a summer breeze. You won’t be able to decide which card to make first . . . or treat holder–the animal cracker-style box or the star-shaped bag. Make these projects with a friend or build a class around them!
Flourishing Card Box Set!
This card box set is perfect for any card-loving person out there! The card box has a magnetic closure, and can hold six cards along with six envelopes. This tutorial also includes two card designs. Just make three of each design, and the box will be filled. This card box set features the Flourishing Phrases Bundle and Blooms & Bliss Designer Series Paper. The cards can easily be customized with any of the many greetings in the Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set. This would make a great product-based card class, too.
Tissue Box Gift Set & Card!
This set of projects makes a great gift for someone special or even as a gift to yourself. Both the Custom Tissue Box and the Travel Tissue Box are refillable and the design can easily be adapted to your style by using a different embossing folder and color scheme. As someone who has a tissue box in almost every room and who carries tissues everywhere, this tutorial offers a great set of beautiful and functional items. The techniques used make it an extra special home décor item and gift that anyone would be excited to receive and the card is a perfect addition to accompany this gift set.
You are Invited…to Movie Night!
Lights, camera, action! It’s movie night…and even the most ordinary movie night will be extraordinary with this super easy project! Featuring the Marquee Messages and Ready to Pop Stamp Sets and the Popcorn Box Thinlits this project starts…of course…with an invitation! You can’t have movie night without something sweet and something salty…and this project includes both candy and popcorn boxes. And last…but not least…this project also includes a bottle wrap and a fun, decorated drinking straw. It’s home theater at its best!
Timeless Grunge Card Set & Box!
Explore using the Timeless Textures and Gorgeous Grunge Stamp Sets combined with the beautiful Watercolor Wishes Stamp Set to create five unique cards and a beautiful box to give the cards as a gift set. Each card has a very different design and style all while coordinating with the other cards in the set. Use those grungy looking stamps to create some truly elegant looking cards. This would make a wonderful class project or hostess gift!
Envelope Punch Board Mini Scrapbook!
This mini scrapbook would make a perfect gift for anyone in your life. The scrapbook is made with the Envelope Punch Board, and features the Falling Flowers Bundle and Irresistibly Floral Specialty Designer Series Paper. This tutorial also includes a coordinating square card that finishes off the gift perfectly. Make sure to make one for yourself, too! This would also make a great scrapbooking class.
July Bonus Project!
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“Jars of Love” Card Assortment!
With this tutorial, you’ll explore a variety of ways to use the Jar of Love images along with the coordinating dies to create an assortment of cards. This ensemble also features assorted patterns from the Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack to complete the six cards and the box that holds them. Each card in this set is different, and the techniques and helpful tips will make this collection of products less overwhelming. Among the card designs that you are sure to enjoy are the window card and the shaker card. Although some of the techniques are considered advanced, you will love how easily and quickly you’ll complete this ensemble!
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