The Friends of Flourishes blog design team are bringing you exciting and different challenges each week. Everyone can PLAY and anyone can WIN! Make sure you continue reading to find out how.
This week Dee Jackson is our challenge host!!! Dee is challenging us to cut it out and pop it up!!! We are cutting out items and popping them up to add dimension and interest to our cards!!! The sky is the limit with this one. Just remember to cut it out and pop it up!!! We would love to see what you create!!!
Let's go see what the blog design team has created with the cut it out and pop it up challenge this week.
Next this week is, Silke Ledlow . Silke is using Love Nest and Home Tweet Home stamp sets. Beautiful colors and design, Silke. Silke cut out the birdcage and bird and popped them up to add dimension. I love how she scored the background panel to mimic the grid pattern in the dp she used. Silke, also used the Flourishes Copic Color Collections in Delphinium, Fields, and Poppy. Love the sweet sentiment she used from the Home Tweet Home set. This is an adorable card, Silke!!!
Next, is Betty Wright. I am using the Waterlilies and Damask stamp sets. I am using the Flourishes classic white cardstock. I colored my waterlilis using the Flourishes Copic Color Collections in Buttercup, Daffodil, and Spring Greens. I cut out the flowers and popped them up to add dimension. I just love the damask background with this beautiful waterlily. I thought it gave the look of some very elegant water swirls. I finished my card using a Spellbinders tag with grosgrain ribbon detailing.
Up last this week is Cindy Haffner. Cindy is using the City of David stamp set. Cindy used one of the solid distressed pieces of paper from the basicgray collection. She stamped the City of David image, then stamped it again. The entire city is cut out and popped up to create a wonderful dimensional scene. I love the colors as it makes it look like an evening sky. Cindy also stamped and popped up one of the sentiments in the set. Beautifully done, Cindy!!! Cindy is also reminding us that it is never to early to start working on some Christmas cards!!!
Be sure to check out each designers blog links to get more detail card information!
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By the way, if you still do not have theTimeless Tuesday blog button for your blog, check here for the codes.Now, it is your turn to play! Here is what you need to know!
- Anyone can play whether you have Flourishes stamps or not. Of course, if you have Flourishes stamps, by all means, use them.
- Use code word FTTC23 when linking to SCS or public gallery. Leave a comment on this post with a link to your creation. Please give a direct link to your blog post so we can see the Flourishes challenge post and not just the generic page. To get the full link, click to read the comments. Another page will open that will have just the one card and your comments. Copy and paste that link here in the comments section.
- If you use either your blog link or online gallery, please give an active Flourishes Newsletter link.
- You can combine this challenge with as many others as you want.
- The challenge runs from Tuesday, 12:01 am until Monday at 8 pm EST
We cannot wait to see what you create!
As always, thanks so much for stopping by!
Your Flourishes Friends!
Here is my WILD ABOUT YOU BABY SNEAK PEEK card using the cut it out and pop it up challenge for today.
Wow!! I'm so excited that I am the June Timeless Tuesday winner!! I can't tell you how thrilled I am--thank you, thank you so much!!
All of these "popped up" cards are gorgeous!! I'm looking forward to giving this a try myself.
Thanks again for the chance to win!!
I did a gatefold card, popping up some glittered hearts: http://cardsandthings.blogspot.com/2009/07/card-for-friend.html
Beautiful inspiration, now don't let the title of my card scare you off this week. It's just that it is in quite a few challenges. Couldn't miss yours though.
Thank you for having me,
Here is my take on the challenge...it was fun.
Julie Leblanc - Kewlstamps-n-more
These are just great!!
Lovely blog! Beautiful DT cards!
Here is my card.
I love to cut out and pop up...today I did that with some words. My card is here
I LOVE this challenge. I can't live without pop dots or foam tape. Here is a card where I cut elements from the DP I was using and popped the heck out of it. 3 layers of foam tape in one spot LOL.
Yay, my very first Flourishes set! I love it. Here's my card for the random drawing and the challenge FTTC23. The largest Waterlily is popped up.
Loved all the beautiful samples. Thanks, Dee for this fabulous challenge. Here's my card:
It was a lot of fun to play!! All of the cards are so inspired, too!! Thank you ladies.
...and Congratulations for the winners!!
Here is my FTTC entry:
Beautiful cards, great inspiration!! Here is my card for the week:
Hello everyone - another great display of DT cards - I love this challenge, thanks Dee and I LOVE to cut and pop cards....here is the first of mine!
Thank you again to the Flourishes Team - I loved hosting last weeks challenge - it was an honour and loved seeing everyones cards - they are amazing!! God bless you!
Here is my popped up card:
All of these cards are just fabulous.
Hello - I am back already - here is my second card for this weeks challenge - a more feminine one!:
Thanks again for the opportunity to play!! God bless you!
Here is my card for this challenge...
Thanks for all the great inspiration!
Wow! The samples are gorgeous! I made one and posted it to SCS and my blog here: http://mrsboz.blogspot.com/2009/07/asian-flower-sc236-fttc23.html
Thanks for the great challenge!
Wow! What gorgeous cards!!! Here's my submission for this week's Timeless Tuesday challenge: http://valspaperobsession.blogspot.com/2009/07/bloomin-pink-and-black-sc236-fttc23.html
Thanks so much for the challenge. Your cards are wonderful. Here's my entry
Awesome popped up cards this week.
Love them all. I am finally getting mine submitted.
Wonderful examples! Just beautiful!
Here's my card
Love the DT examples! Here is my entry
Yeah! I am so excited that I was drawn as last week's winner. And now you have new sets coming out! So many great choices for me to use my coupon on!
I did cut this one out and pop it up but it doesn't show that much in the photo.
Here is mine! I combined it with this month's FLLCJULY challenge.
Here is my layout:
What a fun challenge.
Oh my your cards are all just fabulous!!
Here’s my card.
I made a second card as well...
Here's my ATC all popped out
I used your challenge! :)
Hello Ladies - I just can't stay away...here is another card from me!!
Thanks for having me - again!! God bless you!
This is my first time playing in this challenge --- but I couldn't resist when it involved cutting out and popping up!!! Here's my card --- http://inspiredtostamp.blogspot.com/2009/07/multi-challenge-card-and-last-peek.html
Here's my card
It was fun but those fishies were hard to cut out for the "pop"!
I love this challenge. Here is my card:
Here's another one of mine:
Thank you for making this such a fun challenge!
Here's my card.
It took me till Friday to get my card done. But here it is: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1408879?cat=500&ppuser=72594
My entry covered 2 Flourishes challenges, by the sea & pop up. Here's minehttp://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1409187?si=FLLCJULY
I'm back with one more "popped up" card. Here it is:
Here is my CUT IT OUT AND POP IT UP
Love all the cards - great job!
Gorgeous DT cards, fabulous challenge, Dee.
Here is my card.
I truly enjoyed this challenge. Tank you so much ladies!
Here is my card.
I finally got a chance to ink up the Nasturtium set!
Gorgeous DT cards, as always. I love paper piecing!! Here is my card: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1410364?cat=500&ppuser=211071
Here's my card!
I did it for my PIO DT Post.
Love the challenges you ladies set and thanks for the lovely inspiration.
Some popped-up CAS chairs. I nearly opted out for leaving the centre chair NOT popped up, between the detailed cutting and getting foam tape thin enough to support the legs - but I persevered.
I made a couple of cards for this challenge. Here they are. http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1411528?cat=500&ppuser=202493
All of the cards are gorgeous! Here is mine. http://stamptv.ning.com/photo/morning-soft
I love 3D cards! This is a fun challenge! Here's my card: http://stampingvacation.blogspot.com/2009/07/viva-la-difference-challenge-gingham.html
these cards are great! here is my cut out and popped up card
for you card
Great cards. Here is mine. Nothing like waiting until the last minute.
better late than never! I DID do this last week, just forgot to post it :)
Here is my entry.
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