Friday, October 15, 2010

Phridays are Phindys - our Challenge - Fancy Folds!

Hi there....I'm back!
exhausted - but back to work today...busy weekend and much to catch up on (groceries, laundry, a nephew's graduation from ITT and YES, there will be some cardmaking time in there mojo is starvin and I've so missed my cyber friends!)

Over at Phindy's - the challenge this week is "Fancy folds (anything other than a plain card!)"
OK - totally out of my comfort zone and with very limited is my "pull card" instead of a standard folded card

This is the front flat view

this is the view when the little candy cane is pulled out - pops up the image and reveals the sentiment underneath
 you can see how this is assembled from this side view
the candy cane is a brad - thought it was different from using a ribbon...dp is from Cosmo and SU, cardstock is GKD's Rocket Red and SU's Glorious Green. Sentiment is from Penny Black

this adorable image is from Phindy's Christmas Cuties Collection called "Peppermint Perfection" .

The winner of the Challenge will be chosen by and will receive an $8 Gift Certificate to the Phindy's Place store. The Pick of the Week wins a 20% off voucher for the Phindy's Place store. Don't forget that once a month we will choose an overall winner from the weekly winners and they will be offered a Guest position on the DT - and of course a free image from Phindy's Place to use for that week's challenge!

Hope you get a chance to pop over to the Challenge Blog and check out the DT's cards. You will be amazed at the gorgeous and creative folds they used...

thanking the Lord for our safe travels this past week (-:

also entered in these challenges:


Mary Anne / MA54K said...

For goodness sakes, you are a tricky one! This is awesome, Linda!

Olga said...

I love this!!! May have to try one, I like new things, take it easy this weekend and don't forget to breath!

Tammy said...

OMGoodness...this is the coolest looking card!! Of course your coloring is outstanding!! So happy you made it home safe and sound G/F!!! Hugs!

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Linda,
This is a fabulously cute card. What a delightful image and so well coloured. It's great to be able to visit again. I'll email you shortly.
Love and Hugs,
Your Sister in Christ
Fiona x

Becky said...

What an awesome card, love how you did this and an adorable image to go with it :)

Phindy said...

Too, too cute Linda! He is colored to perfection and I love the papers you have used on this card. Gorgeous work!

Gina said...

Awesome card, love the coloring and that fold is so cool! Hope you have time to relax this weekend.

Cec said...

That is so clever and here I thought it was a gorgeous easel card. Can you steer me to a tutorial for this? Love the paper and the colouring on this little cutie.

Lori said...

Love this one! I'm with Cec, a tutorial would be nice!

Dana said...

What an amazing card!! Your coloring is fantastic and that "pull card" feature is over the top!! So glad you joined us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

Betty Benton said...

Very clever card; and what a precious image!

Renee said...

This is so cute! The stamped image is great and the coloring so good! What a fun card...TFS

KraftyKoolKat said...

Super image and card. Love the papers and layout. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


Patti said...

Super adorable! Love your design... outstanding my friend! My mojo is starving too... to much work not enough play time!

Tinemor said...

What a FAB card! Love the image!!
Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodles Shop`s Best!


Tracy said...

I've never made on of these. It looks fun. :) Cute image and fun papers. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

Shelly Schmidt said...

I love this great card- love he fancy fold- and wow- love that sweet image! TFS

Anonymous said...

How adorable and so much fun!The colours are just fab.Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best :D
Lisa x

Anne said...

This is so cute Linda! Love the candy cane

Julie said...

Adorable project! Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best

Merry said...

I love this....what a wonderful technique. Love the image and the papers too.

Ann English said...

Don't know how I missed this incredible creation-love, love, LOVE it!


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