Saturday, 11 September 2010

All Wrapped Up (fancy fold)

I have entered this card into:
Craft Mad and Loving It - theme is 'Cut it out, button it and get knotted'
Delightful Sketches - Ribbon Recipe Challenge (I have threaded the ribbon through the button holes).
Treehouse Thursday Challenge - theme is 'Recycle' (I have recycled the ribbon - it was from a chocolate box and the red holly berries are from an old christmas decoration).
Fussy & Fancy Friday - theme is 'Christmas Colours'.
One Stop Craft Challenge - theme is 'Fashion throughout the years'.
Our Creative Corner - theme is 'Fun with Folds'.
Totally Gorjuss - theme is 'Flowers'.
Bah! Humbug Challenge - theme is 'Using favourite mediums' (mine is making cards, stamping and colouring using promarkers).
Fun with Shapes - theme is 'Colours of a National Flag' (I have chosen Italy..... red, green & white).
Pocket Full of Posies - theme is 'Floral Fantasy'.
Image - Lily of the Valley 'All wrapped up', which I have coloured using promarkers.
Backing paper is from Basic Grey.
Ribbon is recycled from a chocolate box and the red holly berries have been cut from an old christmas decoration.
The flowers were made using a small and medium retro flower punches.
The poinsettia is also from an old christmas decoration.
I have edged the oval with Peeled Paint Tim Holtz distressing ink, modge podge and glamour dust to create the effect around the coloured image.


  1. It's GORGEOUS Georgie, and should be very successful in your challenges - good luck


  2. Gorgeous Georgie, I love to make this style of card too. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

  3. Wow... gorgeous! I'm so glad you showed the side view so we could see just how you made this. I love the coloring and all the wonderful sparkle! Thanks so much for playing along with the OCC!

  4. Wow Gina a stunning card,thankyou for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges,
    Hugs Dianne xx

  5. This is beautiful. I love that sweet image and the pretty DP. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

    Kat x

  6. Wow! Just WOW! The colours are so gorgeous and I love the fold, which shows of that adorable LotV image so well!

    luv, Mags x

  7. Beautiful card! Love what you used to recycle nice job. Thanks so much for playing along with JUST US GIRLS this week.

  8. Oh really lovely! Great embellishing!

    Thx for joining us at Totally Gorjuss - hope to see you for our next one!

  9. Georgie, I really love this card, the colours, the layout and that image. I should say though that the sparkle is fabulous and really sets the whole card off. Good to have you back crafting again.
    Hope you are having a lovely weekend. B xxxx

  10. What a fabulous card Georgie. Your choice of papers is perfect and your colouring is superb. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

    Max's Craft Creations
    Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

  11. What a wonderful color combo, and card style!!
    Thanks for joining the challenge at Treehouse Stamps this week!

  12. Fab card with a great image.
    Ann xxx
    Bah! Humbug! DT

  13. Beautiful card Gina i love the image and the layout is fab too. Thanks for joining us at the OSCC this week. luv gina xx

  14. Fantastic card! Soooo beautiful! Thanks so much for joining us at Delightful Challenges!
    hugs, Sharon

  15. Stunning card sweetie... love the warm christmas colours! Thanks for playing at One stop xx

  16. Very cool design! Thanks for joining the Fussy & Fancy girls. Hope you stop back soon to play along.

  17. WOW!! Gorgeous card!! thanks for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges.

  18. This is stunning, thanks for playing along at Treehouse Stamps this week.

  19. Super cute! Love all the sparkle! Thanks for joining us in the Treehouse Thursday Challenge!

  20. Dear Georgina!
    Your card is so sweet!
    Thanks for playing fun with shapes and more...