Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Challenge #219 - "A Card with Many Folds" - The Paper Shelter

Good Morning Paper Shelter Followers well its my turn again to host this weeks Challenge and this time we want to see that you have created a Card with at least 2 folds please. I hope the children all went back to School OK and you are now able to spend a little more time Crafting, Im eagerly looking forward to the arrival of my second great grandson who is due on the 16th, but if hes anything like his brother he could be late deciding to make an appearance, so hopefully by  the next time its my turn to host the Challenge he will have arrived I will keep you informed.
Anyway as always our sponsors are Veronica and Pedro of The Paper Shelter, and they are offering a fabulous prize of $30. to spend on their website

But this is always providing you have used one of their products on your card and that could be either a Image, Backing Paper or Printable and they are such good value against the british pound, you will find lots to choose from here The Paper Shelter website, so do click on the link and browse to your hearts content. But even if you dont use one of their products they will still give you 3 digi images of your own choice so you really cannot loose can you?
Anyway here is my attempt of creating a double fold Card.

I have used "Japanese Cute Doll" for my main image, and I have to confess to have used a pre-coloured image for my card and you will find her here, she comes as a digi as well as a pre-coloured image in jpg and png so you can choose which you prefer, I have also used the separate backing paper for the other two folds.
I took a A4 card and folded it into a three fold card then I used a Marianne Butterfly border die to create three mounts for the folds, on top of these I have placed two of the backing papers for the inside and the image on for the front. I then used a piece of double sided adhesive paper and put gilding flakes on it and cut them in strips to mount behind the butterfly borders as shown in the photo.
Now that youve seen my Card I do hope that you will pay a visit to The Paper Shelter Challenge Blogspot and see what the rest of the very talented Design Team have created for your inspiration and hopefully you will want to take part in this "A Card with Many Folds" Challenge.
This Card is to be entered in the following Challenges:- 


Pop's Cards said...

This is gorgeous sweetie :0)) hugs Pops x

heidy said...

Oh wow what a beauty Shirley!!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Lovely card- love the sweet Asian image and the pretty fold and the top edging. Thanks for joining the Sweet Stamps challenge. I have pinned your card to my Pintrest 'Asian' board.

McCrafty's Cards said...

So gorgeous Shirley I like the sweet image and the papers
Kevin xx

Kati said...

Lovely asian style.

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

Great card and thank you for joining us at Fan-Tastic Tuesday very good luck Judith DT x

Mojca said...

waw your colouring is just amazing Shirley!!! Hugs! Mojca

Mary Smith said...

Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Best Regards, Mary

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Desire Fourie said...

Shirley this is a beautiful creation, so wonderfully coloured and i adore the Asian flair.
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Tinchen said...

so cute your card, I love it
thanks for joining us at cards und more challenge
regrads Tinchen

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