|Above is the view from our balcony. It was taken after a fierce storm one evening. The sun broke through and bathed the village in the most wondrous light|
It seems an age ago that I got my Robo, but it is in fact a year. It's amazing how much you can learn in that time. I have always loved pop-up cards and have enjoyed the challenge of learning how to design them.
Below are some of my creations, designed and then patiently put together by me.
3 Delightful Cards to Celebrate New Arrivals
|Baby Blocks||Baby's Cot||Baby's Pram|
3 Magnificent Buildings, wonderfully complicated designs.
|Knight's Castle||Fairytale Castle||Mansion House|
3 Designs based on the Garden
|Garden Bench||Flower Pots||Garden Shed|
Time to relax, on the beach, in the garden or in the country.
|Paradise Beach||Garden Hammock||The Water Mill|
Different modes of Transport
|An Old Car||Motorbike||Venice|
A girly one and 2 more romantic ones
|Wishoe Card||Romany Caravan||Princess Carriage|
3 Cards showing different pop-up lettering.
|Nice Sentiment||Graduation Congrats||A Photographers Card|
One for the boys and a party invitation.
|Layered Lettering||Pontiac Sedan||Celebration|
An Oriental pop-up with co-ordinating lettering. Santa's Sled!
3 new designs, trying to find more ideas for men's cards.
|Yacht Scene||Winner's Trophy||DIYer's Birthday|
After many hours of experimentation, we have the new 'Framed Pop-up'
|Flower shop||Manger Scene|
|A mother fairy sitting in a flower, cradles her baby.|
|A beautiful cot and box, complete with mobile. The perfect 3D card for a birth or christening. NEW, a pram, as an alternative to the cot. Strong enough for you to place a small gift in.|
|A simple and elegant wedding card.|
|Same design, 2 different looks. A nice Valentine card, drama in black and red. Then a wedding or engagement card, elegant in cream and gold.|
Simple no frills vertical pop-up card. Great for men.
Pop-up trellis rocking horse. makes a nice Birthday card for a special baby.
A lovely lace corset on a stand. Cut from parchment and gently embossed. Used here as a wedding card.
The wedding cake is cut from 2 colours of irridescent paper and mounted with 3d pads.
|3 new designs. Baby Boy pop-up as an arch with stork centre, there is of course a girl version. The birthday cake pop-up, which the photo doesn't do justice to. And finally the rose lattice medallion, a very intricate design with impact.|
For some neat packaging templates free of charge look here
If you like pop-ups, here are a few sites worth looking at: