Wednesday, 3 September 2008

Sweet As Sugar

There's a challenge over at Sukkersott (Sweet As Sugar) this week to make a folder card. The instructions are very clear and easy to follow, even though they are in Norwegian, because the accompanying photo's are so clear.

I loved this challenge, as it was to make something different, but not to difficult to make. In fact it should suit all levels, and you could make it more complicated and intricate if you wanted, it's up to you. The design team have come up with some very inventive designs.

I have used papers by Bo Bunny for the main part, and smaller pieces of Basic Grey for interest, and toning colours.
I decided to make the card for my Sister, who lives in Hampshire, as I don't see much of her, and wanted to do something really special.
Her birthday's not until January, but such is the design that I can add to it if I want, by slipping in another tag. So it could be a long term project if you wanted it to be. Easy isn't it?

You could even put photo's in, letters, tickets, money and many more things. So it can be a gift, as well as a card. I'll definately be making more of these in the future.



Christine (Craftling) said...

Fabuloso!!! :o)

Fancy a trip out on Friday???

Chris xx

Gry-Heidi said...

Gorgeous folder card :)

Joanna said...

This is sooo cute with the fresh colors, like an after glow of summer. Love it:)

Hugs from Joanna

Lynsey said...

Hi Debbie
This is stunning! I love it! I will have to go and check that blog out on how to make these!
Hope you are well.
Hugs Lynsey :)

Maya said...

Ohhh this is beautiful!
Love the colours you have used,and all the lovely tags!
And you`re colouring is wonderful :)

Thank you for entering our challenge,
hugs from Maya

Kathy said...

This is so cute!! I love the colors and papers you have used!! Also that Tilda is adorable!! This is really a great project and can be used for anything:) Kathy

debby4000 said...

Oh wow this is gorgeous and love all the inserts you've made for it too, a real labour of love.

Hanne said...

Hi Debbie,
what a gorgeous folder card you've made! Your sister will be jumping up and down to recieve this :)

Love the colours and your painting and all your details, so nice with that flower ribbon at the edge :)

Thanks for joining in for the challenge this week, keep up wit the good work and have a nice day!
Hugs, Hanne:)

Bente said...

What at beautiful card!!!! I really loved it:=)

Kirsten said...

Hi Debbie.
I love this folder card! It's so beautiful!

Hugs, Kirsten

Rosette said...

Wow... this sure is lovely!! :)
Your creations are all wonderful dear, no wonderful you were chosen as guest Designer!

Shary said...

Looks lovely I bet your sister will be over the moon with it.

neeta said...

Love your card! So sweet colours, cute image and love all the cuteness on the inside as well;)

Thanks for joining our challenge!

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