Video: Getting More From Your Dies

Hello! I have a pair of simple “his and her” cards for you today, along with a video. In the video, I show how to get more from a small Frame Cut die by creating longer die cuts. It is easy to do!




Cards by Jennifer McGuire.  Find complete supplies and instructions here.

I hope this inspires you to use your dies in a creative way. Enjoy!


Rectangle Frame (DI004) Thank You For Being My Friend (CL487) Snow Layering Paper (PS610) Pool Layering Paper (PS653) Aubergine Layering Paper (PS592) Iris Layering Paper (PS593)
Daffodil Layering Paper (PS600) Mocha Layering Paper (PS607) Grass Layering Paper (PS602) Black Ink Pad (AF101)

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    Janet said:

    Jennifer . . . it’s the engineer in you giving us all these great technical tips. If only I had seen this yesterday! It’s exactly what I needed for the scrap page. Brilliant!

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    Debbie said:

    I’ve so many die cut paper from Creative Memories…what a GREAT item thanks for sharing :)

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    Pamela H said:

    THanks so much for the tip! I’ll give it a try.

  4. 71

    Yvonne said:

    Love them!

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    Noteworthy | 2.24.2012 said:

    [...] McGuire has been sharing a lot on the Hero Arts blog this week, including a video that features new frame cut dies and a clever way to get a longer strip from the zig-zag die. The short video shares how-to, and she [...]

  6. 73

    Arlene said:

    Lots of color and texture - love it!

  7. 74

    Shelley R said:

    Thanks for the great tip Jennifer! I can see doing this assembly line style and getting a bunch done at once.

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    Emily said:

    I just love these cards!! Thanks for the great tip! I’m going to go check out my dies :)

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    Nan said:

    what a great idea! Thanks.

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    maria f. said:

    You are just so full of good ideas, Jennifer. TFS.

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