Tutorial Tuesday With Kim Jeffress

October 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Core Blog, Provocraft

Design Team Member Kim Jeffress is here today with an awesome tutorial for us. Here is a little bit about the project in her own words.

The Space Stick

My eldest who is 4 is learning to write. He has had trouble remembering to put spaces in between each word  as he writes. I decided to make a space stick out of some Core’dinations cardstock, a pop stick and some other bits and pieces.

Step 1 punch two circles out of some cardstock. I have used a sheet of Vintage Cardstock.

Step 2 Emboss your circles using an embossing folder. I have used a circle embossing folder which i Thought looked like craters for me space theme.

Step 3 Sand your circles to reveal the core underneath.

Step 4 Grab a coloured pop stick and glue it to the back of one of the circles. Now glue the other circle on top.

Step 5 Finish off your Space stick by inking the edge to add difinition and adding stickers and other bits and pieces suitable to your theme.

Step 6 Now your Space stick is ready to use!

Comments

7 Responses to “Tutorial Tuesday With Kim Jeffress”
  1. Tona says:

    What a clever idea. Something fun for your son to use as he builds his writing skills. Great project!

  2. April D says:

    wow – I never ever would have thought to do this but it’s awesome! My children could totally benefit from one. Thanks for the idea Kim!

  3. This is an AWESOME idea!!!

  4. This is so cute! What a fantastic idea!

  5. Lydia says:

    You are an awesome Genius!! And that is soooo tailor built for him!! Love it Kim!!

  6. rebecca keppel says:

    HOW smart and adorable too!

  7. Kathy says:

    great idea!!! what a great way to make learning fun!!

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