Saturday, March 16, 2013

MFW Chevron Challenge

I have been going through some of my older paper pads trying to decide whether to hang on to them or sign up for a local scrapbook store garage sale and clear out some of my stash. The problem is, every time I go through the paper I find something I like.

Here is a chevron pattern I found last night and immediately thought of Cath's Chevron Challenge at Moxie Fab World to celebrate the new issue of Card Creations.



To create a larger chevron pattern, I cut the paper in strips along the peaks of the chevron and then rearranged them on a piece of yellow patterned paper. There is a slight gap between the paper strips to add a bit of dimension and interest.



I trimmed the new panel along the edge of the chevron and added a birthday sentiment with foam adhesive.

You have until the end of the month to join in the fun - there are always great challenges to choose from at Moxie Fab World!

Thanks for stopping by,

Jacquie


8 comments:

  1. I really love how your patterned chevron turned out! well done!! :)

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  2. How do you even think of this stuff? Do you want to come and look thru my papers too?! This is great!

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  3. This is so cool. I love your giant chevron--how did you ever think of this?

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  4. Very creative card Jacquie! I love how you did the chevrons! Thanks for sharing!

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  5. Wow-ee, what a great effect you've gotten here! So smart to cut the strips and make your own big chevron. Love it, Jacquie!! A perfect masculine card, to boot!

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  6. Jacquie this is so cool! You are so talented! Every post makes me want to get inky! To try new things and play! Thanks for the inspiration!
    Hugs,
    Jill

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  7. Hey Jacquie! Thanks for linking this up to the Chevron Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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