Here are two cards that I made recently. They are handcut out of black paper with coloured paper glued behind the paper cut.
Theses are cards that I made for some of my relatives recently. They are both my own original designs and handcut from paper using a scalpel. This rose card was for my aunt. The colours are added beneath the cut black paper, and then I attached another black piece of paper to the inside, so… Continue reading Roses and Patterned Cards
I made this card for my grandfather's birthday. It is handcut out of black paper with the coloured paper glued behind the cutouts.
I made this card for both of my grandmothers for Mother's Day (sorry about the delay in posting it). It depicts a native Australian Red-capped Robin surrounded by Australian flowers. I’m thinking about making a series of cards similar to this. If you remember, I made a Fairywren card earlier this year that had a… Continue reading Red-capped Robin Card
This is an anniversary card that I made for my grandparents. It is my original design and was handcut out of paper. I found some paper at home to put behind the papercut (I think it originally was part of a flower arrangement). It's partially see-through (a bit like tissue paper but with a more… Continue reading Papercut Anniversary Card
This card is for my grandma whose birthday is next week. It depicts a native Australian fairywren surrounded by Australian flowers. In case you haven't noticed, I'm Australian. The images were handcut out of the black card and I added the colours to the back afterwards. I really love how this turned out, especially with… Continue reading Fairywren Card
I don't particularly like the idea of Valentine's Day. I believe it's just been made up by the card and flower industries, so they can make more money. You shouldn't need a reason to give your partner flowers, chocolates or take them on a date. However, when my brother asked me to make a card… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Card
I created this card for one of my mum's colleagues. It is an original design cut out of black paper. I placed a shiny textured paper behind it which makes the black papercut stand out. The shiny paper is really cool because it changes colour depending on how the light is reflecting off it. I… Continue reading 30th Birthday Card