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Saturday, 15 December 2012

Edgy Tree






Here is a card I have made for two challenges.  I want to describe how I made the tree on the left hand side of the card.  I took the paper I was using as background paper and cut the shape of half of the tree out from the left hand side.  Then I glued the background paper to the card stock.  Then, using a craft knife, with the card folded, I very carefully cut around the shape of the the aperture on the background paper.  So then when I opened it up I had a full tree.  I thought it was a really fun technique and I think I will use it again.

Anyway,  here are the challenges I am using this card for:
1) Charismas Cardz Challenge # 49 - the theme was "Christmas Makes"
2) Simon Says Challenge - What is your favorite tool, stamp or project.  Well, I have to say that my favorite tool is probably always going to be my quilling tool.  While I love using multiple techniques, it is the quilling to which I always go back.


4 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Sue :-) the trees and quilling are fabulous :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  2. A fabulous card, I love your colour scheme and and gorgeous trees, brilliant quilling - mine end up in the bin :-)!!

    hugs
    Heather xx
    Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp challenge.

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  3. So pretty! Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this challenge.

    Lisa xox

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  4. Gorgeous card Sue, I love your quilling :)
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
    hugs Mandy xx

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