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Wednesday, 26 September 2012

It's all about the folds at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges

Hi Folks
This is my second post for today.  Scroll down for the Dude Time Doodles blog hop.

Another week has passed and it's time for a new challenge over at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.  Our theme for this week is:

More Than One Fold

Just upload a creation that has more than one fold.  So bring out those easels, steppers or anything else you can come up with.
We have 3 fabulous sponsors for you this week.

Some Odd Girl - $9 voucher code for their online store
Eye Candie Creations - 4 images of your choice
Sassy Studio Design - 4 images of your choice

I was lucky enough to use a gorgeous image from Sassy Studio and I made a gatefold easel card.
This is the card folded up and ready for the envelope.


And this is the card fully open.


I coloured the image with promarkers.  I added some pink lace around the image to act as a frame.  All the paper used were from First Edition.  I used coredinations for the matting and all the edges were distressed.  I used my distress tool but also added some distress ink to the edges of all the papers.  The little corners are a memory box die called Macarena corner.  Added some flowers and a sentiment to the base and lots of pearls.

Here are another couple of pictures.



For more inspiration just pop over to Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and check out the design team projects.  All gorgeous.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Digi Doodle - Anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - A different shape
MAWTT - Girly, girly
Delightful Challenges - Distressed
OSAAT - Bingo (ribbon, digi, die cut)
Stamp N Doodle - Anything goes
Digital Tuesday - Say it with flowers
Bunny Zoes - Distressing
Simon Says - Anything goes
Little Claires - Stand up straight
LEJ Designs - Monchromatic
Joanna Sheen - So sweet
The Paper Shelter - Anything goes
Cutie Pie - Shaped Cards
Stampin for the Weekend - Feeling floral
Secret Crafter Saturday - Distressing
Craftymess - Distressed/Aged
Love to Create - Anything goes

Thanks for popping by and looking forward to seeing all your creations.
Take care.

35 comments:

Doreen said...

What a fabulous card Mags,love the image and great layout.xxx

Caz said...

Beautiful card Mags, love the image and gorgeous design.
Hugs
Caz x

ellyscard creatief said...

Beautiful card,love the papers colors.
Gr Elly

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful gatefold easel card Mags, I like the image the papers and the lace.
Kevin xx

Linda Palmer said...

Love your beautiful gatefold card. Love the inside. Beautiful corners, papers, lace and pearls.

Sue said...

Aww this is really sweet Mags… what a beautiful design… love the way it opens up and the papers are so pretty! Love the image and you've coloured her beautifully! :-)
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT and Good Luck in the Challenge!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Desire Fourie said...

Mags I just love this. So beautifully designed. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog}

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Mags - stunning design and adorable image.
Thanks for playing along with us MAWTT this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Sonia said...

Wowwww Mags, what a wonderful card:)
Beautiful image perfect coloured and gorgeous papers:)
Hugs,
Sonia

Linda (Lindyloo) said...

Hi Mags,
This is a lovely card, I love the layers and the lace, they are gorgeous.
Hugs Linda x

downrightcrafty said...

loving the folds on this and the pretty lace around the image is gorgeous a great designed card
Hugs Kate xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie this is absolutely gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

Susan Flynn said...

This is just gorgeous Mags, I love the fold not sure if I have seen it before but its brilliant and the image is a real sweetie! x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Very pretty, love the frame around the sweet image.

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

Wow this is really an awesome card! Totally love the folds!!!!

Thanks for joining us as OSAAT this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

Donna Mosley said...

A gorgeous card Mags, love it.

Donna x

Joann Burton said...

Wonderful card. I love those papers. Thanks so much for joining us at Love to Create Challenges this week. Hope to see you again next week as well. joann sassy raggedy

Angela said...

WOW! what an inmpact card and what detail. Love the Sassy Design digi image very girly.

thanks for taking part in the Craftymess Aged and Distressed challenge with us.
Ax

Manderly said...

You did beautifully on this card. Love how you colored the SSD image and the silky effect. Wonderful! Thanks much for entering our Bingo One Stitch At A Time Challenge. So nice to have you!
Manderly
XXXOOO

Jane (Carroll's Creations) said...

Thanks for joining our last challenge of "Distressing" on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

Hugs Jane x

Jane said...

Just beautiful, I love it. Thank you for playing along with us on the Joanna Sheen Challenge & good luck. Jane x

loulou said...

What a fantastic card. Relatively simple folds (for someone technically challenged like me) but great results. cheers Linda

coldwaters2 said...

This is absolutely beautiful a wonderful card fold super image and pretty colours a superb creation, thank you for joining our challenge this week at The Paper Shelter
hugs
lorraine x

Shelby said...

What a beautiful image and colored so perfectly. Love how you've used the lace around the image. All of the flowers make for a perfect feminine design.

Shelby

Mrs O crafty blog said...

Such a pretty card. Love the papers and the image.. Thanks for joining us at LEJ this week,Pauline x

Crafty Moni said...

Love the fun card style, Im going to have to try it out:) Thanks for sharing.

Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
Monica L.

Aunty Sue said...

totally stunning does this stand on its own as i would love to have ago at one

Dawn Louise said...

Stunning card love it all and the multi fold card itself looks fab how you've made it all up. come and enter it into the challenge at www.dccandfriends.net we'd love to see you there x

Julie said...

Wow - this is fab - it really is stunning.

Thanks for joining us at Stampin For The Weekend for our Feeling Floral Challenge.

Hugs

Julie x

Anne-Marie said...

What a fantastic card, it's fabulous.

Thank you for joining us at Stamp 'n' Doodle this week.

Anne-Marie x x

Tracey said...

This is beautiful Mags :)
Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter & Good Luck!
Hugs
Tracey
x

Maria Therese said...

Sweet card! Thank you for joining us at Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge ♥♥

Nicole G said...

This is an AWESOME fold card. Thanks for joining us at LEJ Designs.

Natka said...

It's a beautiful card!

Beccalite said...

What a super image, lovin all the lace and pearls and the distressed edging.

Thank you so much for coming over and joining in with us at Craftymess.

Great Big Huge Hugs

Becca xxx