Friday, 9 January 2015

Double Zig Zag Card


Today I am I’m so happy to be sharing a card with you that I have created using papers from the Vintage Spring Basics Collection from Maja Design. I love creating cards for all occasions. This is a double zig zag card that is generic at the moment but can be personalised at later date simply by stamping a sentiment when the occasion arises.

The card closes by the use of this simple band which wraps around the card. I have used a Stampin’ Up! border punch and embellished it with some Green Tara flowers and a lovely Prima Rose. I have also used Memory Box Amira Flourish die to add some elegance.


Here is the inside of the card. It has a series of panels and you can see that I have embellished some. They need to be flat so that the card can close.

The centre panel lifts up where you can record your message and add your stamped sentiment. I edged the outside with some Kaisercraft White Pearls.

All of my papers are inked with Antique Linen Distress Ink. Here I added some Green Tara roses and I used a Martha Stewart leaf punch to create these leaves which I inked with some Prima Dark Bark chalk ink. I also added a Cheery Lynn butterfly and added some Kaisercraft blush pearls. I also used Peaceful Butterfly Wings from Memory Box along with one of my favourite dies Elegant Scrollwork.

I used Heartfelt Creations Timeless Armour dies to create the lattice heart and added used some of my scraps to create this flower. I used my EK Success daisy punches and added a pearl centre. 

The image of the girl is so adorable! I played around with one of the Spellbinders Heirloom Legacy dies and cut away the parts that I needed to frame her.

Maja Design Papers:  Vintage Spring Basics 4th May, 6th May, 7th May, 1st May and Days to Remember
 


Flowers: Green Tara and Prima Le Mia
Dies: Cheery Lynn Small Exotic Butterfly w/angel wings, Memory Box Amira Flourish, Elegant Scrollwork and Peaceful Butterfly Wings, Spellbinders Heirloom Legacy, Heartfelt Creations Timeless Armour
Punches: SU! Border Punch, EK Success Daisy Punch Small and Medium, Martha Stewart Leaf Punch
Ink: Distress Ink Antique Linen and Prima Dark Bark
Other: Kaisercraft Pearls Snow and Blush, Pearl Strip White


If you would like to purchase Maja Design papers from Australia, click here to see a list of stores who stock these wonderful papers and collections.

Thanks so much for stopping by!
 

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5 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous card!! Love the fancy fold and the papers!

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  2. Good morning Cathy what a beautiful card I love the design of it and the papers you have used are gorgeous.
    I'm so please that I found your blog as your work is stunning.

    Debs xxxx

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  3. Such a gorgeous card Cathy,i do love what you have created,beautiful work!

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  4. Amazing card!! Just gorgeous!!!

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