Thursday, January 15, 2015

Moving Along With The Times...Dies or Punches...


It's my first MAWTT of 2015, so I get to wish you Happy New Year!

This week it is the lovely Hazel hosting and her theme is 'Dies or Punches'

Perfect for me, as I have lots of both!

I went with Dies AND Punches - dies for the square and the heart, punch for the sentiment label.

I decided to make a shaker card, as I had recently viewed the best tutorial ever here - you have to try it out, super simple and I managed to make a shaker without making a mistake :)

I used all American Crafts papers - scraps..(my quest to use them all continues into 2015..), the sequins, beads and glitter are just from my stash. I punched out a sentiment I printed, using a Stampin' Up mini label punch. I also used square and heart dies by Sizzix.

For a finishing touch I added enamel dots - a new purchase from Michaels...

Pretty pleased with this vision in pink! Only change, is next time I will use a contrasting colour for the heart background..

Now it's your turn to join in the fun, hop on over to MAWTT and check out Team B's fabulous creations.



  1. Great shaker card and use of washi tape in the background - I love it! Really digging the striped pink paper as well... x JT

  2. I love your shaker card - I haven't made one for years. I love the pink striped paper too, stripes and dots work every time. lol Hazel L. x

  3. Oh this is super, what a great card, Love the pretty pinks and how cool is it being a shaker one. Love Hazel (Didos) xx

  4. A fab fun card Claire.
    Carole x

  5. I love shaker cards & this one is super cool! Love it, hugs Carole Z xx

  6. Oh I love this Claire… such a fab shaker card. I love the pretty sequins inside the heart… gorgeous colours... it's a brilliant design! :-)
    Big hugs, Sue B xx


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