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Challenge #4- Twisted Easel Challenge

Hi Club Friends!   And Welcome!!!
I hope everyone is ready for another challenge.  If you missed our last challenge, we did Triple Time Stamping.  I think it made for a really great looking card.  This week we're going to twist and stand - our challenge is to create a Twisted Easel Card. 


But first, here are the winner and picks for Challenge #3...
 WINNER
$10 Gift Certificate- from Scrapping for Less
Brenda at Disney Girl

DT TOP 3 PICKS

Dorothy- Facebook group member
                                                   
                                                     

Our quarterly drawing from our Top 3 Challenge picks will be in December.  
Please grab your winner SBC badges from our winners page up top! And a BIG thanks for playing along!

Now onto this week's video challenge...

Mary from CardzTV has made tons of wonderful instructional videos.  Here is one she made just this last September using a technique called Twisted Easel:


Wasn't that a fun video?  Now, it's your turn. Using this technique, we want to see your Twisted Easel Card. 
 Here are the twisted easel cards made by our great design team
 with great digital stamps from our challenge sponsor...
CURRENT SBC CHALLENGE SPONSER

Tip:  Foam Tape under flower punch makes a good card stop.
Tip: Try to make an extra card to keep handy for the next b-day boy

Tip:  Use big foam dimensional squares to give your card stop some height.

Jennyfer - Jennyfer Creates
Tip: Do not hesitate to add more embellishments for the inside. Here, I used my stencils 
for the leaves.

Tip: Don't be shy with the size of ribbon you use . . . sometimes the larger ribbons 
just need to be used!

Tip: this is the perfect size A2 for a regular envelope but have fun experimenting with different sizes.  A 5x5" card is another favorite of mine. 

Tip:  Keep it simple.


Tip: Know where your extra cutting blades are stored when you need one in a pinch!

Our club sponsor this week is Bugaboo Digi Stamps. They are giving 7 digi stamps to the winner of this challenge!
Thank you Bugaboo Digi Stamps for your support and donation!
Join us for the Tutorial Challenge #4. First, watch the video, then create your own version of the card shown in the tutorial (please try to keep it within the same lines, but your creative spin is what will set it apart!). Next, link it up! You will be entered to win the challenge price.

We do have some rules for our challenges to make them fair. So please view them at top by clicking the challenge rules/ winners tab.  You can link up your cards below...



Thanks for playing along and please help us spread the news by grabbing our blog badge on the right side bar,

And as always, we appreciate your comments!

SBC Design Team

Comments

  1. ohhhh wow thank you so much for picking my card as one of the top 3!!! Congrats to the other winners and top choices. I just finished watching the video on how to make these!!! I'm going to have to try it out. Love the inspiration.

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  2. Super excited that I won! Thank you so much!!

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  3. I havent made a twisted easel in a while . I just have to remember the November first deadline

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