Friday, November 16, 2012

Die Cutting for Paper Crafters Blog Hop


I am super excited to participant my first blog hop with Paper Crafts Magazine for the special issue of Die Cutting for Paper Crafters. 

For today's hop, we will make a card die cutting something other than paper.

I die cut a frame from cork and made a fall card.


Your next stop is the amazing Heather.  If you lost on your way please use the full list below.

 
Leave a comment by Tuesday, November 20th to win a copy of the magazine. And don't forget to leave a comment at Paper Crafts Connection for your chance to win a super amazining prize.
 
Thanks for stopping by,
 

Supplies:
cardstock: Avery Elle card stock
Stamp: Unity country pumpkin chowder
Ink: Fresh ink basil, memento tuxedo black
Die; PTI fabulous frames; Mat stack 4


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97 comments:

Beastybunny said...

Fantastic card. I love the color and texture of cork and it works perfectly on this lovely clean and simple card.

Houses Built of Cards said...

So pretty! I'm loving cork lately for die-cutting!

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Barbara F said...

Love the simplicity and the great idea!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

Miriam Prantner said...

Such a sweet, CAS card. Love this!

Denise Bryant said...

Great idea with the cork! Adds a fun texture! Love the card!
DeniseB

pamela said...

How fun to use cork on a card! It just gives so much texture to it!

TheCraftPad.com said...

Cork...wow! I love the look. It adds so much to your card. Great work!

PamSpradlin said...

Your cork polaroid frame is so cute. I love the card.

CraftyGirl Metzler said...

Love the texture the cork gives the card.

CalibyCreations said...

Love the way the texture of the cork sets off the clean and simple style.

Sue D said...

The cork frame is perfect for this fall scene. I like the buttons.
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Natka said...

Beautiful card an it's very good idea to use cork!

Amanda Coleman said...

Such a pretty card, Chunyuan! The cork frame is trendy and fabulous on so many levels!

Pat said...

What an adorable card! Love the framed look!

Helen F. said...

Such a fun card, Chunyuan! LOVE the cork die cut frame for your tree :o)

Piali said...

Lovely card! The cork frame is so cute!!

Barbara said...

This is so very cute and a great use of cork. I have some but haven't die cut with it yet! Iam definitely going to try it!

Angi Rankin said...

Great card! Love your cork frame. Thanks for sharing!

Mandi said...

I love the frame.

bzyPTmom said...

Love your card--also unique to use cork, I'm going to have to try that one too!

coco said...

Very nice!

Virginia L. said...

Absolutely delightful, Chunyuan! Love the cork frame! Way to rock this blog hop!

Annette said...

wow so totally cool..i love it.. great way to use cork..

CRAZY4 CHRIST said...

great job for your first hop with them!! I love the card!!
Kristan
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Inkfanatic said...

Super cute card! Love your style!

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Love the cork frame! Fantastic card.

Regina said...

Beautiful card! Thanks.

Ravengirl said...

Nice work! The die cut polaroid frame is super cute!

Pam said...

What a great card! Thanks so much for sharing!

Pam

Deirdre said...

Love your die cut polaroid. Stunning creation.

cjgusloff57 said...

Very nice fall card. I really like the look that cork gives to a card.

Kre8tivK said...

Thank you for inspiring me to use cork on my cards. Congratulations for being chosen to participate in your first blog hop.

Peggy B said...

How cute! I really like how your sentiment is presented. Well done!

Lezlye said...

Very nice! I love to cut different materials! Would be ecstatic to win the magazine!
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Regina Hamilton said...

Cute card. I really like the cork frame around the stamped sentiment.

Charlene said...

I have never thought about using cork for die-cutting,what a great idea.

Chris D. said...

What a sweet card! Love it!

Noreen said...

I like the cork idea, and the red buttons make a bright accent.

Cynthia Rose said...

The cork works very well with the tree. Thanks.

calamity jane said...

Great card! I can't wait to see this issue and would love to win one! My die-cutting machine needs to meet new materials!

Lucy said...

I have cork SOMEWHERE in my stashes and will give it a try. The texture is wonderful. Thanks for the great idea.

Lindsey said...

What a sweet CAS card! Love the look of the cork.

Katie said...

Wonderful card! I love the so thankful die cut with the polaroid frame. Thanks for sharing.

Katie B.

Susan S. said...

That has a nice,fall feel to it.

Tona said...

The cork looks so good die cut. Thanks for sharing your great card!

Frann said...

That's a very cute card! Did you use an electronic or hand die cut machine?

Cissy Prestage said...

Cork! What a great idea and what a beautiful card! Love how you made the tree leaves!
Hugs and sunshine,
Cissy

Kim W said...

Very cute card! Thanks for sharing!

Renee M said...

Very cute--I like how the red and green colors pop against the natural cork color :)

Renee said...

Very pretty, love the cork polaroid like frame!!

Amanda said...

Cute card~luv corkboard material:) Thanx~prhmangel(at)gmail(dot)com

Ruth G said...

I love the look of the cork! Such a nice textured and dimensional neutral element! TFS!

Indy said...

Fabulous! I need to get some cork because I really the look of it!

Cindi (aka iring) said...

I really like the shape of the frame, the cork and the bracket hanging over the bottom of the frame!

Kathy Mc said...

Love the cork frame, and the Mat Stack die cut is perfectly placed for your sentiment. The red buttons finish it off with a pop of color. Great job! Thanks for the chance to win a copy of PC's Die Cutting for Paper Crafters!

Kim H said...

love the effect cork gives to projects, the card is wonderful, really like how you framed it up. thank you.

Loly Borda-Towery said...

What a great idea! I loveyour card. TFS

skeeteror said...

Love how you used the cork! Very cute card! ~Bev~

Mary Bridges said...

Cork is one of my favorite non-paper materials to play with! I love the cork frame on your card! Thank you for the inspiration! Mary

karenelr said...

Beautiful! I love those Polaroid dies! Sweet card! Thanks for sharing!

Kris in Alaska said...

Cute! I have some cork laying around somewhere around here....

Kris in Alaska
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SheriE. said...

That is so cute! I have that die, I need to try that.

Maryann said...

Cork is pretty heavy, so I wouldn´t have thought it would work, but is definitely going to try that too now.
Your card looks great.

Michelle Pa said...

OMG!! I never would have thought of this :( I'm still kind of new but I'm beginning to think outside the scraps box :) I'm so nervous because I don't want to mess up and most importantly waste any materials. I'm going to have to be brave. Thank you for the idea

Michelle Pa said...

OMG!! I never would have thought of this :( I'm still kind of new but I'm beginning to think outside the scraps box :) I'm so nervous because I don't want to mess up and most importantly waste any materials. I'm going to have to be brave. Thank you for the idea

Lee said...

Your card is great! thank you.

Kimberly Rendino said...

Very nice! I love die cutting cork. Such great impact with ease!!

Chan said...

What a sweet card, Chunyuan! Love that you used cork for your frame, and the bright orange buttons are a great finishing touch!

Nancy Y said...

Fabulous card!! Love that cork frame and the colors!!!

GabrielaD said...

Awesome!!

scrappingnana said...

Cute cark. Love the cork frame. I just got some cork to use with my dies. Thanks for the inspiration.

cheryl (clee') said...

The cork frame is perfect with the sentiment set on the edge that way - love it!

bjmartin said...

I love die cut cork - love the way it looks as a frame! Great CAS card!

paulettesprettypapercrafts said...

What a fun way to use the cork and it looks like it cuts great. You have inspired me to look for cork. LOL I love die cutting and I think some die cut coasters are in order for the holidays. ;)

PoJo said...

Love your combination of materials!

Carol said...

Such a cool design! I love the cork!

Carol B
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Lynn Le5 said...

What a great idea! Love it.

Pamela said...

Great use of cork!

zehra said...

Beautiful card, love the frame die cut

lostinpaper said...

Absolutely fantastic Chunyuan! The cork frame is TDF!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

so pretty! I love the way cork looks when used for diecutting!

centralNYscrapper said...

I love your card and the Polaroid-look of your cork die-cut.

donna mikasa said...

Oooh, I love your cork frame, Chunyuan! Such a great card!

Emily H said...

Super aazung! Love it!

Bluegrass Char said...

Cork!! I even have that die. Awesome. Thanks for a chance to win.

~amy~ said...

LOVE your use of the cork...awesome fall card!

marylouh said...

Great card. I haven't tried cork yet. Guess that will be my next project.

The Constant Scrapper said...

I love everything about your card: the cork, the buttons, the tilt of the whole design. Great project! Thanks for the inspiration and the giveaway.
Janice

DonnaSue said...

The red buttons look like apples that fell from the tree!

Sisters Craft Cafe said...

very cute card! love the texture

Luanne

Sarah Biswabic said...

Your card is so cute!
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Julie S. said...

I love your Polaroid frame. :)

Jennifer Hansen said...

Cute project!

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Lori Barnett said...

Simply beautiful :)

Amy Jones #8546 said...

so cute. Love the buttons you added. Great job.

Agata said...

Wow! Love that frame and the whole card!

maria mcclure said...

oh, I love the texture from the cork and the little window you've created with it!