I Am In Love!!!
Posted by manicstamper on July 10, 2007
At one time I used to wish for ‘a two day week and five day weekend’ which is pretty much what I have now as I only work two days at the craft shop but the five days I am off are now getting to be so busy that I am thinking of asking if I can do five at the shop……..just to get a rest……lol!!!
Anyway I did find time to have a bit of a play with something just for fun. I found the tutorial for this Joy Fold Card on Beate’s Blog and I just fell in love with it. I’m not big on doing different folded cards as usually I put so much time and effort into the stamping that I don’t want to spend even more time sorting out complicated folds etc.
This little beauty caught my eye though and this is my first attempt.
I used aqua and lavender cardstock and the papers are from one of my new K&Co Designer Mat Pads-Hopscotch Girl. The papers are so gorgeous I have just let them do all the work and have just stamped some gentle images using Versamagic Teardrops.
This one was made to the exact size of the tutorial and is approximately C6 but I rarely make this size of card now and have sized it up to make future cards at 5×7 and it looks equally gorgeous at that size.
Well it is knocking on for 2am but I still have a bit of work to do getting ready for two classes tomorrow so I had best be off and sort out my stuff.
Bye for now