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12 Feb 2014

Flip Over Card.

With my quest to try out as many new card shapes as possible I  found this video by Christina on how to make your own flip card using a metal ruler and craft knife.(Really it is quite safe though I did end up with a few iron shavings on my desk !)
I used a 6"x6" card blank for my base and cut my shape .
Floral images are  Penny Black Stickeroos  'Sun-kissed'
mounted onto a cream and then pink card panel.
Pink spotted paper is by Hunkydory.
Embossed panel made with a Spellbinders  M-Bossabilities 'Regal ' folder.
Butterfly is Memory Box Pippi/Isabella dies.
Gems on flower and butterfly from stash.
 
Unlike the video I have decorated all the sides of the card
which is why I have called it a Flip Over Card as it truly is.
 
Sentiment is made using Britannia Word dies.
 
The back of the card has  a Spellbinders 'Majestic Elements ' die for the sentiment.
Butterfly is  Spellbinders Shapeabilties  die S3-146.
Card is now with my swap partner in Australia.
Entering into the following challenges:
2 Sister's Challenge #173 Embossing.
Great Impressions # Floral images.
Flat Friends #17 More than 1 fold.
Cards Galore #2  Add a gem or glitter.
Crafting Musketteers #10 Butterflies.
Challenges 4 Everybody #38 Anything goes.
The Paper Nest Dolls # 3 Anything goes.
Feeling Crafty Challenge #25 Dies/and or punches.
Pixies Crafty Workshop #111 Use up your snippets. (snippets used to die butterflies.)
 

19 comments:

Sandra H said...

Beautiful card Mrs A and a pleasant change to see you created this new style your showing your true talent now...lovely embellis and the cream and pink is beautiful together xx

Mrs.B said...

Mrs A you have been busy - another lovely make.
Avril xx

scrappymo! said...

Oh my...I love this pretty card. The fold is lovely and the way you did the back is perfect for the sentiment.
I will be playing at the butterfly challenge a lot as my goal this year is to actually use some of my flowers and butterflies!

Liz said...

Lovely card. Thanks for sharing over at the Playground

Dragon said...

Very p.retty card

Mynnette said...

This is absolutely gorgeous! I LOVE the fun fold and all that beautiful pink! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! HUGS and have a great rest of the week! :) Mynn xx

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Crafting Musketeers 'butterflies' challenge, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

Di said...

Wonderful card Mrs A - I need to check out how to do this!

Hugs, Di xx

MaryH said...

Oh I have missed such a treasure trove in getting behind on this blog! Thanks for the link on the how to for this beauty. I'm fascinated by the folded cards..this one is super. TFS & for the link too.

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

I really, really like this super pretty card. I might be pinching that ornate square die...! Xx

Beth F said...

I liked how you used the dies on this lovely pink card! Thank you for joining us at the Cards Galore Encore Challenge #2 -Add a gem or glitter!

SARN said...

Really lovey flip card. PERFECT xxx

Emma Canning said...

This is such a pretty card - I love the flowers, papers, and that gorgeous embossing :-) Thank you so much for joining us over at Flat Friends, have a lovely weekend, Em xx

Sparkly Engineer said...

Wow you used this kewl fold perfectly with your image and design.

Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

Katie said...

A great fold (must try this one) and super card!
Thanks for playing in our Anything Goes challenge at The Paper Nest Dolls and Good Luck!

Andree said...

A lovely card and a great design.

Thank you for joining in with the Feeling Crafty challenge this month and good luck x

Fran said...

Beautiful , thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) xxx

Nicole Bretherick said...

so very pretty!! thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers!! Nicole DT xx

Debbie Fisher said...

What a beautiful card love the design thanks for joining in at the feeling crafty challenge xxx