What you Need
Dovecraft 6x6 Card blank,
Chipboard Frame, Twine
Simply creative Mankind 6x6 Paper
First Edition Music Die Set
Wild at Heart 12 x 12 Paper Pad
How to Make
Open your Dovecraft 6x6 card blank and measure
along the score line at 4cm and 5.5cm on the left hand side and the right hand
side, ensuring to make a mark at each measurement.
From the marks you created, score from each of
these to the bottom of the card. Repeat this on the opposite side.
Cut two, 3cm x 15cm strips of Simply Creative
Mankind paper. Cut these down to fit the sides of the front of the card. Stick
each piece down with Dovecraft Perma Fix tape.
Next, cut a coordinating Mankind 15cm x 15cm
piece of paper down to fit the front panel of your card.
Add strips of Dovecraft Permafix to the front of
your Dovecraft frame. Turn it over onto a sheet of Simply Creative Mankind
paper ensuring to place it on the back of the design. Draw around it and cut
off the excess around the frame, use a craft knife to cut out the centre of the
Cut a coordinating sheet of Mankind paper to fit
the back of the photo frame. Stick it with Dovecraft Permafix to the back,
ensuring the Mankind design is facing the front.
Cut two small banner shapes and adhere them to
the top, left hand side of the frame with 3D foam pads. Wrap a length of twine
around the frame and tie together the ends at the front. Adhere your frame to
the middle of your card, at an angle with Dovecraft Perma Fix tape.
Die cut the guitar onto the First Edition Wild
at Heart wooden paper design and the music note die onto a sheet of Mankind
paper. Stick them to your photo frame with 3D foam pads, ensuring to space them
Cut out the ‘Good Times’ sentiment from your
Mankind paper pad and adhere it to the photo frame with 3D foam squares, making
sure to overlap the diecuts.
This musical craft is really brought to life by the new card
fold technique, and with our step by step guide why not give it a go? We’d love
to see your versions of this card so remember to upload them to the gallery or
tag us in you social media posts with #trimcraft.