Friday, July 13, 2012

Pinkalicious Blog Hop - Stamp Release

Have you heard...We've Mooved - Swing Card

Welcome to the Pinkalicious Blog Hop. To start at the beginning go to www.mypinkstamper.com
If you are coming from Chelle then you are right on track.

This is a fun Swing card I made using the Moo-ey Doodle Kit
It is called Swing card because the center of it swings back and forth to show each side.
I love how I made it into a card to inform people of a change of address. The inside there is enough room to put the address.




Supplies used are from the....



 This is what will come in the Moo-ey Doodles Kit
It is exclusively sold at Shop Pumpkin Spice. To purchase your own kit click HERE.
I also used the Red & Yellow paper from the Yankee Doodles Kit.





Above is a diagram I created to see where to cut and score when making a swing card.
 Feel free to copy & print this for your own personal use. If copying it for your blog please state the source and don't claim it as your own. I found a great Swing Card tutorial from Michelle's Rubber Room and got the details for my diagram from her. I also created a very detailed video that I made for another Swing Card I made. To see my other card and video click HERE.

Instructions & Supplies
Stamps: My Pink Stamper - Moo-ey Doodles
Pro Markers
Ink: My Pink Stamper - Texas Chocolate
Paper: from Moo-ey Doodles & Yankee Doodles Kits at Pumpkin Spice Shop
Foam Adhesive

Card Base: 5" x7"
Orange and Red Paper: 2 3/4" x 3 3/4" 
Score: 2 3/4" and 4 1/4"
Draw guidelines with pencil and rule to know where to cut. 
Then use an exacto knife and ruler to make the cuts. 
Do not cut past the score lines.
OR
I like to score and then put the paper in my trimmer. Then line it up at 1" or 1 1/2" and then start my blade in 1" or 1 1/2" and stop where it's suppose to. I use the measurements on my trimmer to know when to start and stop cutting with the blade. Make sure to stop the blade and don't cut all the way through. Just see the diagram above when cutting and scoring.

Now on to the blog hop...
Next hop to Andrea to see another great project created with the Moo-ey Doodle Kit.

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21 comments:

  1. How cute I am definitely going to use the instructions and make one thanks. Love the way you used the stamps.
    hugs, Diana

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  2. YOu know...I used to think these were hard to make until my friend showed me how easy they really are. I plan on sitting and making some this weekend. Lucky you - you get to play with a new set, which is adorable!!!!!

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  3. Cute!! And thanks for the instructions--I've never made one of these :)

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  4. I Love this card! Awesome job!,
    Noelle

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  5. This looks like fun !!!Great work :)

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  6. Super cute swing card!!! Lee-Ann :)

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  7. I love swing cards and your's is super cute..
    Liz Seubert
    17eroses@gmail.com

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  8. Love your card. It turned out so cute and is clever how you are using it...love it! Great idea!

    Have a great weekend!
    Dee B
    Crafdeecat

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  9. ooops! forgot to mention...thanks so much for the Template. It's a great one to have and makes a totally fun card for all ages.

    Thanks,
    Dee B

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  10. Omgosh what a cute card!!! Love it & thanks for the details and instructions.

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  11. Great job on the swing card.

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  12. Warm Greetings!



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  13. Great idea! Thanks for the directions, I think I will try to swing on my own lol.

    Sheri R

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  14. I've always wanted to try a swing card! This looks so cool! Thanks for showing us how to make one! XOXO, Julie. :0)

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  15. This is darling! What a great card style, especially for an address change! I think the spots you stamped all over are just the cutest touch!!

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  16. This is such an awesome and cute card.

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  17. Fabulous card Angela -- I've never seen one of these before and thanks so much for the tutorial and measurements. Hugs to you and fabulous creation, my friend!

    Tracy

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  18. Great card!! Thanks for the directions!! :)

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