Wednesday, 17 January 2018

X is for......

I'm delighted to have been invited to be this fortnight's guest designer at The Butterfly Challenge and the first task Mrs A gave me was to pick the letter for the theme. I was very brave and chose X, which stands for Xtra Fold so this time's challenge is

#93 Butterflies + X is for Xtra  Fold and/or the colour Zomp

Now please don't do what I did and google the word Zomp, if you do a search, do an image search, because after what I found in a text search I had to scrub my eyeballs and wash my computer out with soap! However despite that, Zomp is apparently a beautiful blue green colour, somewhere between jade green and turquoise, reminiscent of the colours in a peacock's tail.

So Mrs A would like to see a card with more than one fold, OR a card using this lovely colour, OR (for extra brownie points and a chance of a bonus prize) BOTH. And of course there must a butterfly on it somewhere.

Here's my card, a zig zag fold that uses rather a lot of Zomp as well.



The panels are covered in card from a lovely Hunkydory kit and the extra butterflies die cut from snippets using a Dovecraft layering butterfly die set.

Now I'd love to see what you can make for the challenge - I'm looking forward to visiting you all when you link up to The Butterfly Challenge - see you there!

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Post script - I see Mrs A has changed the name of the colour to Blue/Green now - it's the same colour though and I'm leaving the chatter about zomp in my post to give you a giggle!

6 comments:

  1. A beautiful card Jane, so glad you googled Zomp for us, I'd never heard of it before.

    Sue xx

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  2. Super card, Jane, great design and the shade of Zomp is lovely. I must admit, I googled Zomp and read the definition, but decided I really didn't want to see the images!! I guess not all the images were shoes? LOL! xx

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  3. A beautiful card Jane, pretty colours and fabulous design.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  4. This is just gorgeous, so pretty. I'll take your advice and won't google zomp!

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  5. Thankyou Jane for being my Guest Designer for this challenge. I'm afraid I rather chickened out after you emailed me with your findings on the colour word. I just couldn't face having to wash my computer out with soap. I'd never get it working again and I have enough troubles with it as it is!! So Peacock blue/green it is. I love this card you have created BTW. hugs Mrs A.

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