Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Winter penguin trifold shutter card

I'm new at this, so please be gentle! Hopefully over time, my cards and photography skills will get better :)

I think this is a fitting card for the inaugural entry. Cards with intricate folds have always fascinated me, and I am slowly adding stamping elements! Lawn Fawn's winter penguin stole my heart the first time I laid eyes on the little guy. Stamp, fold, and repeat!

The trifold shutter card looks complicated, but, trust me, it really isn't. I used these dimensions, but shrunk the card down to 5¼" in height so that it slides easier into an envelope. The resulting dimensions are 5¼" x 4".

I am entering this card in the Simon Says Stamp blog Wednesday challenge: Anything goes and Monday challenge: Holiday cards.

There's a first time for everything, and if you're still reading this, thank you for sticking around!


  1. A fabulous card, I love your design and colour combo, such a cute penguin and lovely papers!!

    Thanks so much for joining Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Heather xx

    1. Hi Heather,

      Thanks for your encouragement! You gals really do go around and leave comments!

      I looked at the list of challenges on your blog. (Wow, it's a long list.) It is very inspiring to look at everyone's' creations.


  2. Love your beautiful card. The penguin is so cute. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)