cards

Eastern Yellow Robin Card

I made this card over a year ago. It depicts native Australian flora and a native Eastern Yellow Robin. I actually made two cards similar to this a couple of years ago, depicting a fairywren and a red-capped robin. Have a look at my Instagram to see a progress video of adding the colours.

Artworks, cards

Basketball Card

I really like trying new techniques, and birthday cards for my little cousins seem like the best opportunity to try fun, interactive pieces. This card has a coin attached to the back of the basketball (see my prototype above), so that it moves when you turn the card and goes into the hoop (see videos… Continue reading Basketball Card

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Christmas Decorations

'Twas the nightmare before Christmas when inside the house, the Grinch left a crumb too small for a mouse. Over the last few weeks I've been repainting Christmas decorations that I made (and my dad cut out) last year. The varnish that I used previously made the paint crack, so I had to sand them… Continue reading Christmas Decorations

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The Greatest Showman Birthday Card

I needed to make a card for my cousin, so I decided try something a bit different. The figure (inspired by Zendaya in The Greatest Showman) is hanging in the card and can be wound up, so that it spins (see video below). I wasn't certain that this was going to work when I started… Continue reading The Greatest Showman Birthday Card

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Roses and Patterned Cards

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