Monday, 27 May 2013

Gatefold window card and new challenge

Morning everyone hope the sun is still shining for you,we had a glorious day yesterday,I love to see it but don't like to be out in it-as Ellie would say weird grandma!It's Monday morning again and that means a new challenge at TAMMY'S SCRAPIN CORNER--ATG -using Vintage and the sponsor is
"A Day For Daisies" and I made two cards using "Vintage Bee"(I love bees)and "Nap Time" a gorgeous image.Bee image is coloured with promarkers and glamour dusted wings,chalked the clouds,papers are Graphic 45 French Country,buttons from Hobbycraft,twine from stash.I resized the sunflower image and fussy cut for the corners.I saw the idea for the card style on Beccys blog BUT could not get the link to work will try later.

crafty creations-born to be wild
creative Belli-flowers
Pennys challenges-circles
shellys images-show us what you got
crafty catz-fancy folds
totally papercrafts-buttons
crafts4eternity-get in shape
Dis digi designs-winged things
natalie and Amy-winged things
tsg clearstamps-circles
Fitztown challenge-ATG
pause.dream,enjoy-use foam tape
scrappy frogs-free choice
ooh-la-la-inspired by nature

I used frantage for the first time on this image--think I need more practise lol
shopping our stash-what in your tool box(dies)
stamp with sarah kay-ribbon or lace
paper pretties-fab faves(images)
Fab'n'funky-ribbon or lace
crafty ribbons-ATG with a ribbon
stampin for the weekend-monochrome
polka doodle-to die for
Thanks for stopping bye
carol XX


  1. lovely to see you with us at Polka doodles this week with you lovely card...good luck with the challenge...Margaret

  2. Hiya Carol - love both your cards - the gatefold aperture is a fabulous idea - I had to buy that particular sheet of paper but I can't bring myself to use it lol!!!! I've got some frantage sitting there looking at me but I've not dabbled just yet - soon! Hugs Rachel xx

  3. Gorgeous cards Carol. I love the images and beautiful papers

    Sue xx

  4. Lovely cards. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles this week.

  5. Stunning card

    Thanks for joining Fab'n'Funky this week

    Zoe x

  6. The dies are perfect with that image. Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

  7. Good Morning
    This image is just precious. I love the layout so much.

    This is another wonderful Creation
    I am so honored to have you on our Design Team at Tammy Scrappin Corner

    Thank you for your Week Design !
    hugs Tammy

  8. Fantastic card!
    Thank you for joining Fitztown challenge.
    Greetings Kaija DT member:)

  9. Beautifully creative. Great design, colour and attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at our very first Fitztown challenge. Good luck. Hugs Desíre  {Fitztown DT Member}  {Doing Life - my personal blog}

  10. Great bee card, love the fold, very effective, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

  11. These are gorgeous, love the images, thanks so much for joining in our very first challenge challenge at Fitztown, Lynne DT xxx

  12. FABulous cards! Thanks for joining us for this weeks TSG challenge!

  13. Beautiful cards, Carol. Love the bee especially.

  14. Gorgeous card entry , thankyou for joining us at


  15. Both cards are beautiful. I love the design of the bee one best. Thank you for joining us at Fitztown. Katherine - DT

  16. Fabulous card Carol love the bee thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx

  17. Beautiful cards...Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
    Wendy xx

  18. This is just gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

  19. Gorgeous cards! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  20. Cool design - thanks for playing along with TSG!

  21. What a great card.
    Thanks so much for joining our “SHOW US WHAT YOU GOT!” challenge
    at Shelly’s Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
    Hugs, Marianne

  22. Both your cards are gorgeous!!! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles!! Hugsxx

  23. Lovely cards!

    Thanks for joining us at Stampin for the Weekend for our Monochrome challenge!


    Julie x

  24. Gorgeous cards! Thanks for joining our "To Die For" challenge at PolkaDoodles.
    Asha - PolkaDoodles DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  25. Love the way your bee card opens! Thank you for playing at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    PDE Challenge Page on Facebook
    :) Janis
    Stampin' Up! Demo Girl

  26. Gorgeous!!! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER-CRAFTY challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

    A Little Bit O' Paper

  27. gorgeous card Thanks for joining us at OLL.
    Chris x

  28. A gorgeous card. Thanks for joining Di's Digi Designs Challenge this time.
    Lorraine x

  29. Gorgeous card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Ooh La La. Good luck, from Lisbeth