Saturday 1 September 2018

Unusual Folds

Hello lovely peeps

It's the first Saturday of the month so it's time for a new challenge at Crafty Calendar. I'm very excited to tell you that our sponsor this month is Lili of the Valley and you have a chance to win 3 of their fabulous digi stamps.

Lili of the Valley

Our challenge theme for September is Unusual Folds and for my inspiration card I have used A Little Gift to make a diamond fold card.

I printed it at 8cm wide onto Simply the Best 200gsm card and coloured it in with Copic markers.
Boots: YG11
Coat: G0000, G000, BG32
Present: E30, YR00
Skin and Hair: YR000, YR00, E23, E25
Penguin: C0, C1, C3, C5

Other ingredients:
Holiday Hoopla papers from a Snicker Doodles digikit
Antique Linen distress ink
X-Cut Circle dies (standard and large sets)
Poinsettia dies from Marianne design
Snowflake dies from Joy Crafts/Rob Addams
Clear adhesive gems
twine from Trimcraft

Edit: I have been asked how I made this, so here is the template I drew (I have also added it to my Freebies page).

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:-
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper  Anything goes with Patterned Paper
Creative Inspirations Holidays
Papercraft Challenges  #19 Animals
The Ribbon Girls Anything Goes
My Time to Craft #378 christmas in august

Thanks for stopping by,
Katrina x


Chris said...

So beautiful Katrina, a 'fabulous fold' , delightful image and the colours are perfect together.

meg said...

love the card shape and the beautiful colours you chose for the image and papers

Marianne's Craftroom said...

So pretty love the unusual colour combo

Fikreta said...

pretty card!

Sue said...

I love this Katrina. The image is gorgeous and I love the colours you have put together along with your beautiful card <3

Carole Pollard said...

So sweet and what a fabulous shape all gorgeous Love and hugs Carole x

Liz McGuire, said...

Thanks for joining in the fun at Creative Inspirations, your card is gorgeous, Liz x

Gina's Cards said...

Such a beautiful card, I love the design! Thank you for playing along at Creative Inspirations, good luck and I hope you will join us again.
Gina xx

Liz said...

Love this fold Katrina, your card is stunning! Congratulations on your win over on the Creative Inspirations blog. xx

Sam Squires - A Crafting Niche said...

A fab Christmas card. Thank you for taking part in the "My Time To Craft" challenge #378. Sam x

Janice said...

Such a pretty card, I love 5e design. Thank you so much for sharing with us at My Time to Craft ~ Janice DT

Michelle said...

Such a cute and pretty card. I like the colors.
Thanks for joining us at Papercraft Challenges.
Good luck!! Michelle (DT)

Ribbon Girl said...

Lovely card Katrina. Thanks for joining us at The Ribbon Girl September challenge, best of luck, Mary, The Ribbon Girl

Andrea said...

This is really lovely :) Thanks for joining us at The Ribbon Girl anything goes challenge x

Julie said...

Lovely card and papers
Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Pattern Paper challenge
Julie T