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Thursday, 25 June 2020

Explosion Pop Up card

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Good Morning,
It’s that time of the week when we have new challenge over at
This week the theme is …
Shabby Chic
Our two fabulous sponsor this week is
For my card I used this gorgeous image called
I saw this amazing tutorial on You tube for an explosion pop up card by Sam Calcott of Mixed up Craft - here
I just had to make one, thank you so much Sam for the easy to follow tutorial.


Rising Star Badge
Top 5 Passionista Blinkie

The image has been coloured with Promarkers.
The doily was cut using a Marianne Die.
The swirls and banner were cut using memory box dies.
The flowers, lace and ribbon are from my stash.
The papers and embellishments for inside are from the Nitwits Potting shed Collection – here

For more inspiration please head over to Craft Challenge and check out my fellow team members projects as ever they are awesome!
Stay safe!
Sheryl xx
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges…..
Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO - Anything Goes
Passion For Promarkers Challenge W - must use promarkers - #548 - Use A Die
A Place To Start M, 1st Mon) - JUNE - CREATE A SHAPED CARD
Dream Valley Challenges (2W, 3E, C10)#228 ALL OCCASIONS (WEEK 1 )  
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges  (W, ATG except for Theme on 5th Monday of a month, 3E) #2025 ANYTHING GOES
Creative Moments MWed 3E, Anything Goes/Optional for the Girls
Funky Junky Boutique 2W, 3E, C10, SIO Shabby Chic or Vintage/Cattywampus (W1 of 2)
Paper Shelter  W, 3E – Digi

WaterCooler Wednesday W, C8, #277 - Occasions


  1. Fabulous image for our Digital theme, love your colour choice to. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyx

  2. I'm back again from Pammie's Inky Pinkies - to tell you your card is amazing! WOW!!!! Gorgeous! So beautiful! Thanks for playing along

  3. Lovely card Sheryl love how it opens up and thank you for linky up at PFP in our use a Die challenge good luck

  4. Wowsers Ginny what a fab card. I've never seen this type of fancy fold before. Love all the 3D elements and your colouring. Thanks for joining us at the Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week. Tristan DT.

  5. Fab card, Sheryl! Love that pretty typewriter image and your choice of papers and embellishments works perfectly with it!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Passion for Promarkers this week! Lisa x

  6. Fantastic card Thank you for joining us at TPS
    Christine DT

  7. This is such a fun card. I love how bright and happy it is. And it's definitely cattywumpus the way it just seems to explode when opened. Thank you so much for sharing it over at The Funkie Junkie Boutique challenge blot!

  8. Interesting and beautiful! Thanks so much for playing along with us at A Place To Start!
    Chana Malkah, Owner

  9. Congratulations! You have been chosen as a Rising Star for the period of June 15 - 20, 2020. Thanks for accepting the challenge at A Place To Start! We appreciate your support!



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