Tuesday, June 6, 2017

PASSION FOR PROMARKERS CHALLENGE #397: MAKE A KINETIC CARD


Its time for another exciting challenge at Passion for ProMarkers, and this week, our talented Nat has chosen the theme: Make a Kinetic Card!  Be sure to also check out the incredible inspiration the rest of the design team have created for you!

Here's my creation for the week:







I saw a great shed-type card on Pinterest some time ago, which I wanted to try, and I thought it would perfectly match one of the Paper Shelter stamps, called Motorcycle Mechanic, which I have coloured with ProMarkers.  I added a gear and a silver brad to the motorcycle.

To make the actual card, I used papers from the DCWV Good Wood stack, and docrafts Mr Smith's Workshop, as well as a sheet of corrugated foil.  I added tiny little brads from the Mr Smith's Workshop collection to the shed doors, and a door handle from Prima's Tiny Junkyard Findings collection.  Inside the shed, I added water pipe parts from Prima's Junkyard Findings collection, a lightbulb from Ribtex, a toolbox, hammer and spanner brads from Eyelet Outlet, and tools hanging from a shelf, from the Mr Smith's Workshop collection.  The actual shelf was cut from a small kebab stick.




And now onto the 'moving parts' of my card...


I have used 3 little Tim Holtz gears with a tiny brad through the centre of each to hold it in place, but still allowing it to spin around the brad.  They have been placed with their teeth interlocking.  I have then glued a spanner to one of the brads, so that when you twirl the spanner, all 3 gears rotate against each other.





I had a lot of fun making this card, and I can't wait to see what you come up with this week!  All Dressed Up is offering our lucky winner 2 digi images of their choice this week, so be sure to enter the challenge!


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

A Gem of a Challenge #195 For the boys/Men

Jo's Scrap Shack FFC #190 Anything Goes
Polkadoodles Craft Challenge Week 21 Anything Goes
Glitter 'n' Sparkle Challenge #241 Anything Goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge 1722 Anything Goes
Creative Fingers Challenge #131 Anything Goes
Crafting With Friends Challenge 44 Anything Goes

Thanks so much for stopping by!

Linda



11 comments:

  1. What a fantastic card! The stamp is so cute. Love the shed doors and any man would be in heaven inside. Your moving gears are ingenious! Loved the video!

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  2. This is a fabulous card Linda, and truly kinetic with it's moving parts, I struggled with this challenge. The image is just fab and works beautifully with all your themed embellishments.
    Lorraine

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  3. Wow Linda, that's amazing! I love it!!

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  4. Oh, my goodness!! This is incredible!! I LOVE how you combined the digital image with the 3-D embellishments to create a working mechanic shop!! Genius idea! Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

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  5. This is so stinkin' cute. I love it!

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  6. Aahhh! Thank you! I made a birthday card for my 25 yr old son in April that had Tim Holtz gears and a motorcycle on it 'cause he's into motorcycles! He's got 2 of them and is now storing in our garage....the little twerp! He lives at an apartment bldg so no storage.
    You know, I might have to card jack this one tho - totally reminded me of my son.
    Very clever! So you're not so bad yourself toots!
    Blessings!

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  7. Fab make. Thanks for joining us in our Anything Goes challenge at Polkadoodles
    Anjie (DT)

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  8. This is so fab. Love how it opens up and the charms you have added. I have joined your lovely blog and would be over the moon if you joined mine. Thank you for joining us over at A Gem of a Challenge and good luck. Michelle x

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  9. Gorgeous card!!! I love your creativity ~ if I received this it would definitely go in my place of honor ~ under the cake dome!!!!! Thanks for playing along at PIP Challenges :)

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  10. This is just awesome so clever. Fab card love all those gorgeous papers. Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles Crafting challenge wk 20/21 Helen DT

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  11. Gorgeous make! Thanks so much for joining us at Polkadoodles this time.
    Claire xx

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