Creating a faux quilting effect on your cards is perfect if
you want to use contrasting patterns and colours to create unique designs.
What You Will Need
SANTORO®’s Willow 6”
x 6” paper pad
SANTORO®’s Willow wooden elements, sequins, wooden shapes, character
& clear stamp - sentiment
Dovecraft 6” x 6” white card blank
Perma-Fix Double Sided Tape - 6mm
Dovecraft small 3D foam squares
How to Make
Download and print your template twice. One will be used as a
guide and the other will be used to cut the shapes and draw around your
Once you have cut the shapes out with your chosen papers, we have
used the gorgeous SANTORO®’s Willow paper, place them on the patchwork template until
you are happy with the design.
Stick the patterned paper pieces using double-sided paper onto a
piece of coordinating paper rather than straight onto the card. This will hide
any slight gaps in the patchwork design. We have cut the coordinating paper by
15cm x 15cm. Once complete, stick your patchwork design to the white card blank.
Add text to your card by stamping the ‘Love
Stories’ sentiment stamp onto a contrasting piece of paper and cut to size. Once
dry, stick to the bottom right of your card at an angle using 3D foam squares.
To finish, we have placed the SANTORO®’s Willow character topper to the centre of the card. We have
picked the ‘My Love Stories Hearts’ character to compliment the SANTORO®’s Willow
We also made this card to inspire your patchwork card creations.
We think these cards would be great to make for people who love sewing crafts.
Remember to upload and share your patchwork projects to the gallery.