Quirky Critters Fancy Fold: Flap Card

Quirky Critters Fancy Fold: Flap Card

A Flap Card has a flap on the top like an envelope. In this Quirky Critters Flap Card, I used a variation of flap card that allows you to hide a surprise message on the inside. Who doesn’t love a surprise?

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Ombre Backgrounds with Playful Pals

Ombre Backgrounds with Playful Pals

Ombré is French for “to shade”, or gradually move from one color to another. The cardmaking community has really taking a liking to this term, though for the most part the accent on the E seems to have fallen off in English. It can also be called a gradient or a blended effect. Whatever you choose to call the effect, it’s a lot of fun to make cards with ombre backgrounds!

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Vintage Leaves with a Sparkle

Vintage Leaves with Sparkle

I was not sure about these colors at first, because my brain jumped immediately to pumpkins and I don’t have any pumpkin stamps. The more I played with the colors and different papers, the more I saw that it didn’t have to be just for pumpkins; with a little sparkle added for the Bring on the Bling challenge, this makes an excellent Autumn color scheme!

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