Adventurous Sky All Occasion Card for the Fun Fold Blog Hop

Welcome to the Fun Folds Blog Hop with Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators!

Create this card using Adventurous Sky by Stampin' Up! and Debbie Mageed at SecretsToStamping

Hi, Stampers! We have a great blog hop of fun fold crafters today so I know you will enjoy the inspiration this month. There’s a lineup below to make it easy for you to hop along and see all the great inspiration from other creative SU demonstrators. It’s that time of year when I need a few masculine cards, so I wanted to use the new bundle I just received ~ Adventurous Sky. I will get lots of use from this one with my family since we love airplanes and travel! The fun fold I decided to use is called the Interlocking Circle Peek-A-Boo fold. It’s so easy to make and love the creative possibilities using images and designer paper. And, if you are interested in this bundle, I have another card using it on Friday!

Create this card using Adventurous Sky by Stampin' Up! and Debbie Mageed at SecretsToStamping
Create this card using Adventurous Sky by Stampin' Up! and Debbie Mageed at SecretsToStamping

My Secrets!

Let’s start with the card base…

  • Firstly, I loosely used this tutorial by Patty Bennett, but did make some changes so I will provide details for my card.
  • Card Base: cardstock cut to 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 and scored at 4-1/4.
    • Card Front DSP: 4 x 3-1/2 and 4 x 2. These were placed onto the card front, overlapping the ends.
  • Inner card: 5-1/4 x 8 and scored at 2 and 4.
    • Inner Card DSP: 4 x 5-1/4, and 2 pieces at 1-3/4 x 5.

Now, the FUN Part!

  • So, after I had fun putting the card bases together, I started with the images on the card front. Firstly, I stamped the little airplane using Night of Navy ink, colored it with Stampin’ Blends and cut it out plus a second to give it strength. Then, I stamped the small cloud in Smoky Slate and the sentiment from Adventurous Sky in Night of Navy ink. After that, I cut it out with a circle die from the retired Stitched Shapes, then added the airplane onto the circle with dimensionals.
  • Once that was done, I stamped the two sailboats from a long-retired but cherished bundle called Sailing Home. I thought the water needed a little life on it! They were both popped up with dimensionals. And the sky also needed some life so I stamped the lovely birds from that stamp set to the upper right corner.
  • The last thing I did was cut the card front with the same circle die, centering a bit on the top designer paper.

Then, on the inside…

Create this card using Adventurous Sky by Stampin' Up! and Debbie Mageed at SecretsToStamping
  • All I did for the inside of the card was cut a white panel from the Radiating Stitches die after stamping the Adventurous Sky sentiment in Night of Navy ink.
  • Then, to complete the card, with all of the panels glued in place, I closed the card and placed the circle with the airplane through the hole in the front and glued the right side of the circle onto the folded card inside.

Now, head to the Lineup below to see even more fun fold inspiration!

SU Demo Fun Fold Blog Hop Lineup

  1. Maria Jose Mench
  2. Karen Finkle
  3. Donna Walls
  4. Rae Burnet
  5. Tara Carpenter
  6. Beth McCullough
  7. Mary Deatherage
  8. Debbie Mageed <<<You are HERE>>>

I’m sharing my card with these challenges:

I love hearing from you! Please leave a comment if you have any questions or comments about my project today.

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If you enjoyed my project today, please be sure to…

  • Firstly, visit my Gallery and Fun Fold Gallery for lots of ideas, and…
  • Enter the Creative Creases Challenge HERE with any fun fold card!
  • Then, complete this contact information to receive a birthday card from me!
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  • Project includes printed cards and coordinating envelopes
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  • Coordinating colors: Calypso Coral, Gray Granite (Classic Stampin’ Spot), Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Old Olive

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All I can say about this funny guy is, “the power of Dawn”!



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18 thoughts on “Adventurous Sky All Occasion Card for the Fun Fold Blog Hop”

  1. Debbie….. that funny little guy at the end would love our cherry trees this year!
    Back to the card…. amazing that we both used the same fun fold and we haven’t even chatted lately. How is it we keep doing this? Anyway… I love your card. The mix of marine and aviation travel is genius!
    Have a great week and weekend, my friend.

  2. Oh Noah LOL! But onto your card, which if great by the way. I love this set and the fold is awesome, and I especially like how you’ve combined both old a new sets..those older sets need love too! Thanks for having me along for this Hop, can’t wait till next month!
    Donna xx

  3. Super fun fold! And I love the airplane flying above the sail boats – looks like a perfect day!! 🙂 Wonderful! 🙂

  4. Great fold and guy card! Your son is so sweet. He sure is enjoying those cherries. LOL
    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas this month.

  5. It’s a great fold and masculine card, many thanks for sharing at Allsorts. The photo is lovely and looks like he’s enjoying those cherries as much as I am the last couple of years, a good season for them.

    B x

  6. What an amazing scene you created, I love the colour palette. A great fold too. Thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts.

  7. what a great fold for your beautiful card and just perfect for a male, love the boats, thanks for sharing at Crafty Catz challenge, Tilly

  8. Another great monochromatic card. Love the fun fold card and your choice of patterned papers from different sets. Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Divas.

    sue n.

  9. Beautiful make, fabulous fun fold! Thanks for linking up to our June challenge gallery at Die Cut Divas.

  10. Such a beautiful masculine card with a great color scheme, and how cute is Noah!! Cherries are the best this time of the year!!
    Thank you so much for sharing again at my Crafty Wednesday June/July challenge!
    Ellie
    Ellibelle’s Corner

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