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Create Stunning Birthday Cards

with Kimber McGray
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Create four heartfelt birthday cards, each with unique, interactive features your loved ones will adore! You'll have as much fun making the cards in this FREE mini-class as you will giving them!

Create four handmade birthday cards and learn paper crafting techniques you'll use for a lifetime! Join author and paper craft expert Kimber McGray as she shares the tools, tips and designs you need to make birthday cards that are one-of-a-kind! Design distinctive cards with interactive features, including the gift pocket, penny slider, shaker box and pop-up surprise cards. Learn to troubleshoot project issues, such as correcting a slit you've made too large, and pick up alternative designs that you can apply to any card you wish! Plus, have fun with embellishments as you add die cuts, stickers, cute wooden buttons and even sequins!

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Lesson 1. How to Use Your Free Mini Class

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Lesson 2. Gift Card Pocket Card


Lesson 3. Penny Slider Card


Lesson 4. Shaker Box Card


Lesson 5. Pop-Up Surprise Box Card

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