SU Remembering Your Birthday and Sketched Birthday

Happy Friday, Friends. You know what that means…the Friday Mashup # 157 is up! It was my turn to pick the challenge, and I am so excited to see what you come up with- I am so inspired by your creations each week.

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Here’s your Mashup Challenge:
 1. Create a project with “Polka Dots”
2. Create a project with a “Fun Fold”
3. Mash it Up! and create a “Fun Fold project with some Polka Dots”

 

SU Sketched Birthday Closed wbelly band FM!!

 

 

SU Sketched Birthday FM Final

 

I made this card for a swap with some friends in my SU family. Our focus was a “Fun Fold” card- one that was not a traditional A2 folded in half. I made the envelope on the Envelope Punch Board using the 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch measurements. It comes out a bit larger with the adjustments inherent in the measurements.

The white accordion part of the card is 10 1/2″ x 4 1/4″ scored at 3 1/2″ and 7″ on the 10 1/2″ side. The middle fold is blank so you can write your message. The red border it sits on is 4 1/2″ x 3 3/4″. Finally, the Pacific Point blue base that sits inside the envelope is 5 1/2″ x 4 3/4″.

You just fold up the card and place the belly band around it to keep it shut if hand delivering. If you are mailing it, skip the belly band and just close it up and your envelope is part of the card!!

Card Recipe:
STAMPS: SU Sketched Birthday and SU Remembering Your Birthday (both not retiring!!!)
INK: SU Real Red, SU Pacific Point
PAPER: SU Real Red, SU Pacific Point, SU Polka Dot Parade, SU Whisper White
ACCESSORIES: SU Candy Dots with Brad Bases, SU Pacific Point Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon
TOOLS: SU Envelope Punch Board, SU Stamp-a-ma-jig, SU 1 3/4″ Scallop Punch, 1 3/4″ Circle Punch, 1 1/4″ Circle Punch

The Friday Mashup Design Team has some great cards for inspiration this week…make sure to check them out at the Friday Mashup!

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3 comments

  1. Cindy, this is such a fun little card. I really liked the challenge of doing different types of folds. Thanks for always doing such a great job on FM!

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