Our aim is to inspire and educate by providing challenges for beginners and seasoned crafters by going 'Back to Basic' techniques in paper crafting and stamping.

Wednesday 20 February 2019

#22 Pop-Up Box

Welcome to our blog.  
We aim to reach newbies,  as well as seasoned crafters,
 to provide challenges where you can learn
 new techniques and new skills. 

Thank you to those who ventured along, by entering
our last challeng#22 Paper Piecing
Choosing winners is a difficult task but we prefer to give
credit rather than use a Random indicator.
We thank you for your entries,  we were thrilled with so many.
 We appreciate  everyone who took to the challenge.
Dawn has chosen the Top 3, but first a

...Special Mention
#1 Sherri T
I love the stamp, which has been paper pieced 
so skillfully and beautifully.

Now onto our Top 3 Winners

#6 A. Rose
Her snowman made me smile. 

#8 Gingerninja
I wouldn't have thought to paper piece that stamp but it
turned out fabulously.

#13 Megan
I just love what she did with those elephants.
The bright colours made me smile. 

Congratulations to our winners, please collect your

Winner's Badges from our side bar. Thank you.


Design Team Call
We are pleased to welcome our new member
to the Design Team. 

Sherri Thacker
 North Carolina USA

We are looking forward to another member joining
very soon.

So time to get started on our new challenge.

Challenge # 22
Pop-up Box

If you are not sure of this technique please go to
this tutorial on You Tube. There are many others
Lots of inspiration on Pinterest here

If you would like to see more of the DT cards they would
 love you to visit them via their links on the right side bar. 


Let's see the creations by the Design Team. 


I made this card in 2014 , giving it a re-show, 
I will add a new one tomorrow.

Caz (2)








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being visible along with your name in the entries.

Thank you to the team for their wonderful inspiration. 
To enter, please click on the Blue Link below.
We will return with the winners and a new challenge
in two weeks time.


  1. Thank you for picking my snowman! Loved the challenge. Can’t wait to make the pop up box!

  2. Superb boxes from the design team x

  3. Oh my goodness design team! Your pop up boxes are a real inspiration. I am going over to the youtube channel. Hummm...what should I make?

  4. Hi Ladies, what a stunning collection of pop up boxes, many thanks for the top 3 pick for the last challenge Paper Piecing, Have a wonderful week... Megan