A slice of intricate beauty with Create a Card Cut In Panel Dies
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- Written by: Crafter's Companion
Add a slice of delicate die cut beauty to your cardmaking creations with the Create a Card Cut In Panel Collection from Gemini!
Each set in this collection cuts a stunning design down the middle of your card fronts to create an elegant and eye-catching effect that simply couldn’t be created using scissors or a craft knife.
How do Cut-in Panels work?
This papercraft collection from Gemini has been designed to be extra versatile. So, you can choose to place your cut-in panel wherever you like on your card front.
Whether it’s landscape, portrait, left or right aligned you can move your Cut in Panel Die to fit your creative vision!
Each die set has been designed to work perfectly with 6” x 4” and includes two dies, one to create the cut-in panel design and one outside frame die.
This gives you the option to cut directly in your card base or combine with the frame to create a beautiful stand-alone panel to use as a centrepiece.
Are they easy to use?
Like most Gemini die collections, the Create-a-Card Cut In Panel dies are accessible for all abilities of crafter. So, even if you’re a bit of a novice when it comes to die cutting – you will be able to recreate these stunning and intricate designs with ease.
All you need is a die-cutting machine, a die and your chosen card or paperstock. Simply create your plate combination using the helpful Sandwich Guide in the instruction manual and run through your die-cutting machine.
What effects can I create?
These dies are ideal for experimenting with a wealth of different effects! Here are a few ideas to get you started:
- Layer with patterned paper, vellum, coloured card or acetate to make the detail really shine
- Use the cut-in panel with a frame to create an intricate shaker card design
- You can even use the panel as a stencil to create colourful and detailed designs!
The Create-a-Card Cut In Panel Collection
With so many designs to choose from in this collection, there’s sure to be a Cut In Panel for any crafty occasion! Here’s the full range, scroll on to see what takes your eye…
This set features an ornate mandala-themed design with a combination of trellis patterns, swirls and ornate flowers.
Use this set to create a garland of classic roses, ready to ramble across your card designs!
Cut out a design of dancing dragonflies with a summery daisy background – perfect for seasonal makes!
With the Decorative Filigree set you can die cut an ornate repeating pattern of filigrees that flow across the page.
The Butterfly Paradise set includes 2 dies to create a trio of lace-winged butterflies flying up the page!
The dies in set will help you to create a timeless rose design, surrounded by foliage and in full bloom.
We can’t wait to see your makes with the Create-a-Card Cut In Panel collection from Crafter’s Companion! Make sure you share your project photos with us on Facebook UK, Facebook USA, Twitter, Instagram UK, Instagram US, Pinterest UK or Pinterest US using the hashtag #crafterscompanion.