DIY Shaped Cards

Welcome! Today I am sharing how to create DIY shaped cards. A great way to get a new look for your cards!

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

[If the video isn’t showing up, click HERE to watch it. All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you. As always, I appreciate your support of my videos!]

Who says cards need to be rectangle! Watch my video to see how to use border dies for shaped cards.

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.


I’M SENDING CARD – Creating a mini slimline shaped card with dies.
Featuring:
Erin Lee Creative Shine Bright Kit (ERN)
Hero Arts Fancy Cloudy Sky Dies (SSS | HA | ELH)
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


BRIGHTEN CARD – Creating a shaped card with dies.
Featuring:
Erin Lee Creative Shine Bright Kit (ERN)
Erin Lee Creative A2 Rainbow Rays Die (ERN)
Hero Arts Fancy Cloudy Sky Dies (SSS | HA | ELH)
Simon Says Stamp Mini Hearts Party Die (SSS)
Altenew All The Hearts Die (ALTN)
Mini Glossy Accents (SSS)
Thermoweb Silver Glitter Dust (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


SHINES CARD – Creating a shaped mini slimline card with dies.
Featuring:
Erin Lee Creative Shine Bright Kit (ERN)
Erin Lee Creative Slimline Rainbow Die (ERN)
Hero Arts Fancy Cloudy Sky Dies (SSS | HA | ELH)
Simon Says Stamp Mini Hearts Party Die (SSS)
Altenew All The Hearts Die (ALTN)
Thermoweb Silver Glitter Dust (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


SUNSHINE CARD – Creating a shaped 5×7 card with dies.
Featuring:
Erin Lee Creative Shine Bright Kit (ERN)
Hero Arts Fancy Cloudy Sky Dies (SSS | HA | ELH)
Simon Says Stamp Mini Hearts Party Die (SSS)
Altenew All The Hearts Die (ALTN)
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens (SSS)
Mini Glossy Accents (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

DIY Shaped Cards Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


NEW KIT

My video featured the newest kit from Erin Lee CreativeShine Bright! It is a great value. A 6×8 and 4×6 stamp set, 3 stencils, lots of dies… all for only $75. Shop HERE.

There are also coordinating products HERE.

Enjoy!

SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except the stamps and dies which were received from the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Eirin Lee Creative NEW RELEASE
[ ERN ]
Erin Lee Creative Shine Bright Kit
[ ERN ]
Erin Lee Creative Be The Light Stamp Set
[ ERN ]
Erin Lee Creative A2 Rainbow Rays Die
[ ERN ]
Erin Lee Creative Slimline Rainbow…
[ ERN ]
Hero Arts Fancy Cloudy Sky Dies
[ SSS | HA | ELH ]
Simon Says Stamp Mini Hearts Party Die
[ SSS ]
Altenew All The Hearts Die
[ ALTN ]
MISTI Stamping Tool 2.0
[ SSS ]
Altenew Obsidian Black Ink
[ SSS | ALTN | ELH ]
Gina K Designs Dye Ink
[ SSS ]
Gina K Blending Brushes and Stands
[ SSS | GNK ]
Easy See Tape
[ SSS | DSG ]
Inexpensive Accent Heavyweight Cardstock
[ AMZUS ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS | GNK ]
Fiskars Gold Sparkle Premier 8″ Scissors
[ SSS ]
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens
[ SSS ]
Mini Glossy Accents
[ SSS ]
Thermoweb Silver Glitter Dust
[ SSS ]


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22 thoughts on “DIY Shaped Cards”

  1. Oh My Gosh!!! I am absolutely in love with these cards!! I ordered the set and can not wait until I cane make the your are my sunshine cards for my grand babies… I sang that song to them all the time when they were babies. I always look so forward to your videos, your amazing talent inspires me so much!!! You Rock Jennifer!!!

  2. I’m “over the rainbow” for these cards, Jennifer!! Absolutely incredibly creative and so fun!! You are such an enabler!! I LOVE that kit!! That money tree better start budding fast!! LOL YOU are BLESSING!!

    PS I bet Lila loves that kit, too!! She’s going to have so much fun with it, also!!

    Easter blessings to you and yours!!

  3. I actaully bought the kit before I saw your post! Will be watching the video shortly and will be anxiously awaiting my kit!

  4. I love the rainbow cards, rainbows always make me happy. Your video always brighten my day, thank you for helping so many of us with creative ideas.

  5. Interesting technique and another way to use a die that seems to have one purpose. Thank you. Really pretty cards.

  6. Your cards today are so bright and cheerful. They just made me happy as I read through your post.

  7. Can the dies for the cards be run through a regular 6″ die cutting machine and still reproduce the size cards you made? I know the Empress has a wider opening. Thank you. All the cards are so fun and want to try them.

  8. Awesome cards going to have to try this with what I have on hand, the price is a little high for me even though it is an great kit with lots items.

  9. You got me on this one…can’t wait to receive my order and get started making these fabulous cards. Wow!

  10. Just don’t know how you do it Jennifer…over and over again… I could watch your videos all day…even if is one that I know I won’t recreate…..but so inspiring…I do love all of these….but always think I have to have the exact same products. And you know once you do a video…everything is sold out.. super idea with those clouds….Love it all. Happy Easter…I not only love the inspiration you give us, but also the person you are. It shows through in all that you do. Wishing you a Blessed Easter.

  11. Amazing cards. Thank you for all your hard work you do making cards and doing videos to show us new and fantastic ideas. You are amazing. Thank you.

  12. After a busy weekend, just getting to finish up this video. So glad I took the time. Some great tips and beautiful cards, as always!
    Thank you!

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