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Offline Aussie Carolyn

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« on: January 24, 2011, 05:36:11 AM »

Before I start, could someone please suggest a name for this design?

I first saw this design at Penny Flowers and followed the link to Valita's Designs and Fresh Folds. The original designs are created with a popular die cutting set. As I am lazy I decided to use Inkscape to create a similar type of design to cut in one piece. I did ask permission from Valita who is the orginal designer.
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- Penny Flowers - http://pennyflowers.blogspot.com/2010/1 ... cards.html
- Valita's Designs and Fresh Folds - http://valitasfreshfolds.blogspot.com/2 ... ttice.html - http://valitasfreshfolds.blogspot.com/2 ... ronts.html - and a different design using the same principal http://valitasfreshfolds.blogspot.com/2 ... -card.html

I am only going to show the basic steps. If you prefer not to design your own shapes I would suggest you visit Penny Duncan's blog as Penny has designed a huge range of Shaplies that would be perfect for this project. http://pennyduncancreations.blogspot.co ... orial.html
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Re: card
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2011, 07:08:02 AM »
Ooooo I can feel some more design inspiration happening......
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Re: card
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2011, 07:28:12 PM »
Carolyn, you do a great job of making what looks hard...simple

Tks, per usual
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Re: card
« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2011, 04:13:58 PM »
Carolyn
Love the design and so simple when you know how lol.
I love looking at valita's designs she is very talented.

Cheers
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Re: card
« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2011, 04:57:22 AM »
Hi All

Can I just say that after seeing the above project I came up with this design, which does involve some Paper Weaving with the paper strips; now I'm wondering if there is an easier way hhmmmm. File can be purchased from the 2nd signature below.
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Re: card
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2011, 05:44:14 PM »
I would use a nice ribbon for the weaving
They sure are pretty all of them
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« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2011, 07:36:27 AM »
Oooo No I think I may have used the wrong wording calling it Paper Weaving, but I suppose I could use ribbon but it would come out differently from the way I have used the Paper strips; because the Hearts in the middle is to cover up the paper strip ends as shown in the picture below:
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Re: card
« Reply #7 on: December 31, 2013, 05:39:50 PM »
Pretty Card
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