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Thursday, 15 July 2010

Interlaced Gatefold Card

I spotted this idea on the Spellbinders Yahoo group and had to have a go.

(Excuse my thumb!)



I used one of my nestibility labels sets - cutting a full set of frames in both pink and brown (which means I've got another set ready for a second card.) The backing paper is from Personal Impressions. Inside, I've used an image from Ching Chou Kuik which has been coloured with Promarkers, and mounted on some Coredinations Whitewash card which was Wizarded with a Cuttlebug embossing folder and then distressed with sandpaper.

The finishing touch was a couple of Prima flowers coloured to match the image.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Colour Create which calls for warm pinks, brown and white,
Incy Wincy Designs who are looking for distressing and
Creative Card Crew who are looking for die cuts.

10 comments:

cheryl said...

oh this is just beautiful hun love what you have done with the nesties,hugs cheryl xxxxx

Mina said...

oh wow how amazing looking is that interlocking...so clever and so beautifully made Josephine
Mina xxx

Doreen said...

What a great Idea.Stunning.Thank you so much for sharing this at Incy Wincy.xxx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Josephine, Fabulous card, wow love the way it opens out, I salute you for being able to do it without it catching. Well done with love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

Heather "Hev" said...

How clever are you!! Fantastic :)

Thank you for joining us this week over at Incy Wincy Designs Challenge

Have a wonderful week
Heather
my blog

coldwaters2 said...

Wow what a wonderful inspiration you are Josephine this is gorgeous I so love the interlaced die cuts beautiful work.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Jules said...

Hi Josephine

Very clever idea.

It must have taken some patience to get all of those nestie cuts in just the right place.

Have a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

Sharon said...

WOW Josephine - this card look amazing! What a clever technique. I love the image you've used too! Beautiful card :)

Thanks for joining us at Colour Create Challenge.

Sharon x

Di said...

WOW this is really clever, looks fabulous and it must have taken you ages!
thanks for joining Colour create this week
Hugs Di xxx

Sylvie said...

Blimey, this card is amazing!
Hugs
Sylvie XX

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