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Monday, October 2, 2017

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 197- Fancy Folds

                             Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 197 - Fancy Folds

                       
Time for another challenge at Crafty Cardmakers  and this fortnight the challenge is 'Fancy Folds'.  Hosting this challenge is Margaret. Please note: this particular challenge is for cards only.                                                                                                                                                                                              

I choose this ever so easy center fold . Cut out an eight x six inch piece of  cardstock, score vertically at 2, 3, 5 1/2  and 6 1/2 inches and fold accordingly. Cut out a 3 3/4 inch square. This is your card base, decorate as you like.  So very easy! I choose to add decorative paper  within a brown border., added a colour coordinated flower, some trailing vines and a sentiment cut from a die . I also added a decorative strip to the  two one inch stripes that make up the side of center folded part of the card. I adhered the square center piece  to the center fold with tape.

This will fold up to a  six by 4 1/2 inch  card.

Cardstock: Stampin Up 'Bermuda Bay', Early Expresso
Paper;( Discontined) Doodle Pantry
 Flower: stash
Dies: Jim Holtz  Thinlets  for the sentiment, Creative Expressions Craft Dies by Sue Wilson  - Petite Vinery,  Memory Box 'Grape Vine Border

Please join us with your own fancy fold creations.

Challenges.
1. Creative Inspirations: #281 Anything Goes
2. The Crafters Cafe:  #182  Use die cuts and/or punches
3. Crafty Hazelnuts: Use Patterned paper October challenge
4. Just Us Girls: Wild Card Week #413: use Word Dies on Your Card
5. Inspirational Challenge:  #144 Hello
6. Crafting with Friends: #51 Anything Goes

14 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Glenda, love the fold and your choice of colours too. Happy crafting, Angela X

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  2. I don't think I've ever seen this fold before. It's so pretty...not to mention the gorgeous papers and colors!

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  3. The colors, the paper, the fold, the flower! OH MY! Such a fabulous card! Thanks for being in our gallery at Just Us Girls and we hope to see you again!

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  4. Gorgeous card Glenda!! I love the fold .. have not seen this one before. The colours are stunning .. really love this palette!! Beautiful card!! hugs xx

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  5. What a gorgeous card and I love the color combination. Beautiful flower and a fun fold. Have a great week.

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  6. Gorgeous color combo, my friend, and really fab design!

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  7. Gorgeous card! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck,
    Rene

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  8. Very cool multi fold card. I adore the color combo too. Thanks for joining in at JUGS!

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  9. Great shape and a lovely colour scheme.
    Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges.

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  10. Beautiful card and fold-love the colour combination
    Carol x

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  11. Hi Glenda x Love your fabulous fold card. I have never seen this before and really like the design. Your blog looks amazing and I am now your newest follower

    Best wishes
    Annie x

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  12. Such an interesting card fold.
    Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge in October.
    Happy crafting!
    Catherine x DT

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  13. Great design. Thank you for entering your wonderful creation at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight for our "Use Dies and/or Punches" challenge.

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  14. Beautiful card! Love the card design! I must try that!

    Glenda's Cards

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