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Sunday, June 28, 2009

Going to the beach?


Well - that's what I want to do again - after having such wonderful weekend - but now it's time to spend the day in the office again. Can't get too tanned of course ;-)

Anyway - Jodi is hosting our challenge over at RoP this time. She want us to make a Gate Fold Card with sewn, hand or faux stitching. I have not done a Gate Fold Card in ages. Why is that? They are so fun to make - but I guess it takes time to keep up with all the new things going on in the crafting world - that we tend to forget what we we learned being new to this wonderful hobby.

I decided to colour this cute little beach Anya from the stamp set Rain, Snow, Shine. I was lucky to get this one stamped from my sweet and talented friend Tammi - thank you dear! Summer has these stamps in store now - so guess what I will be ordering ;-)


I coloured my cool beach Anya with my copics. Used the Basic Grey "Lime Ricky" for my DP.

Added some Prima flowers and spacers. Used my SU slot punch so that I easily could tie the ribbon from SU.


Here's what the card looks like - half open. As you can see - I used the matching DPs on the inside of the card as weI hope you like it. Please pop over to our RoP challenge site and join us. Also - remember - you have until tomorrow - June 30th to apply to be one of the Guest DTs for


Kram - Anki

8 comments:

StampingontheLakefront said...

how sweet!! ur pkge went out this past Friday woohoo!

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Gorgeous anki..love it. I have this image and not inked yer yet..you've inspired me to do so!! Love the gatefold card! Thanks for joing my blog candy my lovely! Hope you manage to get swimming with Isac and get your sketches done!
Hugs Judy xx

mar1ene said...

Gorgeous Anki, she looks like I want to be dressed today!!
Hope you are well and happy :)
Hugs, Marlene x

Kathy said...

So pretty Anki!! I love the colors and the image is so cute! I just made a card with her also!! Love this type of card ~ will have to give it a try!! Have a great day :)Kathy

Tammi said...

I've never made one of these either, I'll have to try one sometime, this is so summery and cute...great card! xx

Danni said...

Wonderful card! Really like the layout and papers! Great job!

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Anki,l love the image and papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Serena said...

Gorgeous card Anki:) Full of summer colors and so artistic the way to open it...GREAT!Thank you!

Hugs,
Serena