Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Weekly Challenge #37 - Wednesday

#37
Challenge:   Use 3 punches
September 17 - 23rd, 2013


On this, my fourth or fifth attempt, I decided that I liked the Martha Stewart zig-zag border punch for a Halloween project.  After all, this Doodlebug "Halloween Parade" line includes chevron patterns, so a zig-zag border would work! 

Supplies:
Stamps:  Salutations (Paper Smooches)
Paper:  Criss-Cross Solid Cardstock (Bazzill Basics), Halloween Parade (Doodlebug)
Paint/Ink: Memento dye ink in Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko), chalk ink in Charcoal (ClearSnap)

Accessories: Glitter stickers & Lilac baker's twine (Doodlebug), Corner rounder, tag, and small circle punches (EK Success), Zig-Zag border punch (Martha Stewart)

So after initially struggling with the three punches, I actually ended up using four:  The zig-zag border, the tag, the small circle (hole in tag) and a corner rounder.

My particular tag punch did not have a larger nesting tag punch to accompany it, so I just stuck my purple tag on a piece of the multi-colored chevron Doodlebug paper and trimmed the outer piece to size.   Then I punched the hole through both layers and threaded the Baker's twine through it.

We hope you'll join us and make a project using three punches!  It could be a scrapbook page, card, etc.  You can link your project herePlease make sure your creation post has a link back to Cuttin' and Stampin'.  
 
Thanks for playing along!  We will be announcing the winners on September 27, 2013.

5 comments:

  1. Great job using not only 3 punches, but sneaking in a 4th! Love that Doodlebug paper too!
    Teresa
    www.CreateEnjoyShare.blogspot.com

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  2. Love the paper and card design and the punches you used!

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  3. Love that card! It is adorable!

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  4. Love that card! It is adorable!

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  5. Love that card! It is adorable!

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