Sunday, February 17, 2019

Artsy, Bright & Cheerful with the UnstampaBelles

Our theme this month at the UnstampaBelles challenge is Bright & Cheerful, with the optional twist of Artsy Creations. And remember, no stamps!


I decided to try something new, so I made a Pull-Up (or Accordion or Lantern) Card. All the tutorials I found create a very large, 6.25-inch square card, but I wanted mine to be a bit smaller, so I strunk it down to 4.675 inches. My strips are 1.5 x 9 inches, scored at every 1.5 inches.

For the artsy twist, I used a stencil & Memento dew-drop inks to embellish the patterned paper. I die-cut leaves (Sheena Douglas) & flowers (Sizzix) to decorate the top. Lots of cutting, but lost of fun!



Inspiration/Challenges:
2 Sisters On The Blog #24: (P1) More than one fold
Little Red Wagon #484: (Wed) Some Type of Movement

Update: This was a Featured Project for Little Red Wagon #484!

Be sure to check out the fabulous projects by my teammates the UnstampaBelles this month!

Thank you for visiting,



6 comments:

  1. Wow, there are many folds on your project! Thanks for joining our challenge at 2Sistersontheblog.
    Caroline DT

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  2. Fabulous project CJ. I will definitely be trying this one. W x

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  3. Oh my! This is going on my to do list! Love this bright happy card. Thanks for "moving it" over at the Little Red Wagon Challenge this week!

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  4. Very nice. Are you a foolower yet? Please do if you want to participate at our challenges.
    Nicolette DT 2Sistersontheblog

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  5. An amazing creation. Bet R. gave it a thumbs up! Love the arty take too!

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