Ladybug Layouts Weekend Retreat

2011 Retreat Dates

June 3-5 (CANCELLED due to location issues)
October 21-23, December 2-4 (BOTH CANCELLED due to family committments)

Monday, May 10, 2010

Today's Tip! - Card Crafting Basics - Paper & Card Stock

This is an excerpt from a July 2006 article in CardMaker magazine:
Card Crafting Basics
Card crafting is easy, creative and fun. Collect basic tools and supplies, learn a few simple terms and techniques, and you're ready to start. The possibilities abound!

Paper and Card Stock
Card stock - heavier and stiffer than paper.  A sturdy surface for cards, boxes, ornaments.
Paper - Lighter weight surfaces used for drawing, stamping, collage.
Storage and organization - Store paper flat and away from moisture.  Arrange by color, size or type.  Keep your scraps for collage projects.
Types - Handmade, milled, marbled, mulberry, origami, embossed, glossy, matte, botanical inclusions, vellum, partchment, preprinted, tissue and more.

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