Friday, November 18, 2011

~Good Tidings and a Red Door~

I envisioned a red door, once I discovered this ODBD set.


My girls attend a class that has a red door...


 Hope they get the meaning! ;)




The 3D gift box door was created with a 4X4 piece.

I stamped this beautiful ODBD door in the middle of it.






I used a blade to cut the door everywhere except the "hinges".

I colored the door with a Copic (it was easier to swipe with the broad head AFTER cutting the door out...I could fold it AWAY from the wall and work quickly).


Then, I scored 1/4" from every edge, then 1/2" also.



Fold it under at those folds and use 1/8" scor-tape on the outermost edge to secure to the card base.


(I stamped the sentiment and snowflakes from PTI before securing the door).


I used a small hole punch to create a hole on the door AND "wall".

I have this cool needle that splits in the middle, so you can take something as thick as this thread and string it through. (I wish I knew the name...I bought it blindly...but I'm so grateful for it).





Fun, huh?


It DOES fit in a regular envelope (hand carried, though).


Hope this springs some great ideas in your head~~~~~~



Thanks for stopping in. ;)


Fun challenges I am entering:







Supplies:


Our Daily Bread (ODBD) Ask, Seek, Knock, Papertrey Ink (PTI) In the Meadow,Georgia Pacific cardstock, PTI premium black ink,Tim Holtz Fired Brick, Scor-Pal,1/8" Scor-Tape,Copic red for the door,Creative Memories corner rounder






7 comments:

  1. Oh wow! This is so awesome! Fabulous design and the twine on the red door is really great! Glad you played with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  2. Marlena you knocked this one out of the ballpark girl! What a fun idea...LOVE your red doors!!!

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  3. Beautiful work!
    Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!
    Laura

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  4. This is SO cool, Marlena! I love the 3-D effect and your choice of colors is perfect! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays! Always a delight to see your fab work!

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  5. How creative! Such a great card!!!

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  6. These are beautiful! Love the symbolic gesture of the red door, as well as the 3-D elements! Thanks so much for playing at CAS-ual Fridays! I hope you'll be able to use the sketch again!

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  7. Beautiful set and design! Love how you used the image for Christmas! Great inspiration, Marlena! Thanks so much for playing ODBD Stamping In Time! Hope you are doing great!

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)