The sun is shining here at CB HQ with the promise of summer just around the corner and we are feeling very confident that the May issue is brimming with a selection of
1 Exclusive Gift!
The docrafts Full Bloom card kit is packed with stamps, dies and papers to start you off on your crafty adventure, with plenty of inspiration from our designers.
2 Calligraphy & Lettering - Your Ultimate Guide
It’s always good to build on skills, and if you fancy trying something new, take a look at the lettering special on page 81, where we introduce calligraphy and a brush lettering masterclass for beginners, and all the latest pens and markers you could wish for.
3 Revival of Traditional Crafts
Our Old School to Cool feature puts the spotlight on traditional crafts and the talented
artisans who are working hard to bring those ancient techniques up-to-date. We also speak to Niamh Wimperis who featured on BBC’s Victorian House of Arts and Crafts as she tells us all about her time of the show.
4 Summer Crafts
Well, there’s a lovely eclectic mix of subjects to try out this month, from beeswax wraps to washi tape décor and even some adorable stitched mice by our very own Corinne Bradd.
5 Bumper Giveaways
There’s still time left to win big in our bumper giveaways! If you’re looking to upgrade your craft stash, we have superb prizes from Cricut, Trimcraft, Stampin’ Up! and Crafter’s Companion, plus there are 15 pairs of Craft4Crafters ticket up for grabs – it’s a brilliant day out!
6 Reader Offer
Don’t forget to claim your FREE* Paperie Book, worth £14.99. It’s a fresh, fun and contemporary book of 100 DIY paper projects with a modern, quirky twist!
*Just pay postage