Good morning! It’s a Just Add Ink share today!
The challenge this week for JAI 284 was a card with a fancy fold. There are some gorgeous creations from the Design Team and lots of great inspiration if you want to make something other than a standard C6 card.
My Centre-Step Fancy Fold creation uses a tutorial by one of the lovely JAI Design Team members – Di Barnes (Colour Me Happy). I had the pleasure of meeting Di at the South Pacific convention earlier in the year and she was so lovely to spend time with. Plus, she’s crazy talented and very generous with sharing full tutorials and instructions for what she makes.
This card started with a fleeting idea that I could combine a card and gift in one project. I wanted to attach these sparkly butterfly clips in a way that they were part of the overall creation.
In the end, they ended up being the centrepieces!!! and I love the way it turned out. The 3-D nature of the centre-step card is perfect for displaying the hair clips.
Did you know you can create Stampin’ Up! Glimmer Paper to match the tones available in the colour collections? And it’s easy!
Using this technique, you’ll be able to create glimmer paper to match all your sparkly projects! Yay! Kelly x