Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Winners #175

12 entries and I am pleased that half of you tried the Hanging Window Shape. With a smaller number of entries I had a hard time choosing my favourites. They were all so good. Thank you  for participating. I really am grateful to see you here playing along each time with me. 

  My non shape selection of entries in numerical order are as follows: 

 #3 Paper Papier

 #5 Mia

 #10 Tina Z. 

Hanging Window Box cards in numerical order are as follows:

#6 Wilma

#7 Sandy J.

#12 Suze

 Congratulations everyone.
please take a bow and help yourselves to
The Top 3
Badge from the side bar.

The Prize winners are as follows.

1st Prize

For entering a card using any 2 of the colours 
+ your Butterfly.

(11) Lia

2nd  Prize

for entering a Hanging Window Card using any 2 of the colours
+ Hot embossing
+ Butterfly

(2)  Karen C.

Special Prize 

For using all 7 elements on your card. 

The name pulled from the Butterfly Teacup

(8)  Susan Renshaw

 Lia, Karen and Susan*

Please get in touch using the email address in the side bar to collect your prize.
*Susan, please let me know your favourite colour when emailing me. 

Please also take the Winner's Badge from the side bar.
Can I also please ask that you acknowledge your win
In the comments box below so that 
I know to expect an email from you.

I had intended to run 1 more challenge for this year 
but I had my Flu jab 10 days ago and had the most horrendous  reaction
to it that floored me completely and then went onto having  a full on Raynaud's attack as a result. 

The Butterflies will therefore be back in the New Year.
Challenge #176 will be starting 4th January 2023.

Until then have a Happy Christmas and stay safe and well.

Tuesday, November 08, 2022

Four Panel card.

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This is a picture of a finished card using the design instructions to make.

1. Cut a piece of card stock  11.5" x 5.5".

2. Score as shown below.

3. Turn cardstock as shown below and make a pencil mark as indicated. 

4. Score on this pencil mark down to the 7.25" score line as show below. 

5. Cut section away as indicated.

6. Cardstock should now look like this. 

7. Fold cardstock on the score lines as shown in picture.

8. Fold flat and burnish each fold carefully.

9. Cut a further piece of the same cardstock to be 2.75" x 4.25".

10.  Attach to the other cardstock as shown below. 

11.  Cardstock should now look like below. 

12.  The small piece of cardstock shown ~~~~~~~ can be cut away as it is not required. 

13.  The basic card shape is now completed. 

14.  This is the card opened out ready for decorating.