Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Tuscan TF Set by Karen Day

Hello Ai fans!
I am sharing a couple of cards made with one of the Art Impressions 2015 Try-fold sets: Tuscan TF Set (Sku #4580):
I remember the first time that I was making a Try-fold card, thinking how difficult it was going to be (NOT!) and now they're one of my favourite cards to make.  The cutting & stamping instructions are all included with the packaging.

 I often give wine as a gift, so was thrilled when Ai came out with this set!  The inside sentiment says "Wishing you everything under the Tuscan sun"
Try-fold stamps are so versatile, in that each of the three image stamps can be used individually.  I stamped and die cut just the villa image to make an all occasion card below:
 Have you entered our Card Set challenge yet?  You've still got plenty of time - we'd love to see what you come up with!  Happy stamping!
Copics: Sky - B23, B21
Villa - E35, E33, E31, E51, E15, E08, E02
Greens - YG03, YG01, YG99, YG97, YG95, YG93, YG91
Browns - E57, E55, E53, E51
Grapes - BV08, BV04. BV02, BV01
Greys - W5, W3, W1, W00
Reds - R59, R24, R22, R20


7 comments:

  1. Karen you make the most beautiful tri-folds! Your colouring is amazing!

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  2. I love this card. I have a question for you....how did you get the tan coordinating color on the inside when you open the sides? This really finishes this card.

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    1. Hi Linda! I've always lined the inside of my try-folds with white cardstock, as the Copics bleed through a bit - Kate, our DT coordinator gave us the idea to use a patterned paper which makes a nice surprise when you open it up. This is simply a piece of paper glued onto the backside, before I trimmed the upper edge. Hope that helps!

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  3. These are very pretty! Love your colours!

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  4. Absolutely gorgeous, Karen!! Your coloring always blows me away and your choice of colors are amazing! Love it!!

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  5. Karen, they are absolutely gorgeous! As usual your coloring is amazing!!!

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  6. Gorgeous!! Your coloring is just fabulous!! Great tip with the inside to hide the bleed of ink!!

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