Thursday, September 13, 2012

Fancy Folds

Supplies:  OA Buddies Stamp - Greeting Farm, grey and red 
cardstock - Canson, birthday sentiment - Waltzingmouse Stamps, 
glittered alphas - American Thickers, button - Basic Grey, 
machine stitching, Tombow roller adhesive, glossy accents, 
Notebook punch - Fiskars, notepage die - PTI, copics, 
black tuexedo ink - Memento, pop dots and Scor-pal.

This week's Challenge on Paperplay is "Fancy Folds".   We are very kindly sponsored by Whiff of Joy this week.  Check out the other DT creations right here.

This was a difficult one to make because I made the front before I decided to turn it into an easel card!!!  I know, completely backwards!
I then did lots of measuring and playing with grey cardstock until I was happy with how it stood.  I used a Basic Grey button (which I threaded) and adhered to the cardstock with glossy accents.

I matted the coloured image to grey cardstock and layered it using pop dots for added dimension.
side by side view
Challenges
Crafting for all Seasons - School Days/For A Child
 Divas by Design - For A Child
Creative Craft Challenges2 - All About the boys
Sweet Stamps - For the Guys
House of Gilli - More than one fold

 Thanks for peeking - hope you have a wonderful day.

5 comments:

Dawn said...

great card Deirdre. What a hoot to do you panel first then fit the rest around it!

Grá O'Neill said...

Gorgeous card, it worked very well in the end :)

Elizabeth Allan said...

Great easel card!

Pat (mspfd) said...

This is adorable. What a precious birthday card!

Ren-Yi said...

this is lovely lovely, Dee! From the color to the style. Your coloring is impeccable as usual :)

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