Tuesday 20 May 2014

Action at Cardz4Guyz

Good morning all, I hope I find you all fit and well.
This week it's my choice at Cardz4Guyz and I chose:-


This week we want to see moving parts on your men's cards. It doesn't matter what sort, it could be a split pin, penny slider, waterfall, magic slider or as I did just a plain slider.
 I am including a quick step by step instruction for making the mechanism as I couldn't find one on You Tube!

Here is my card.

It's one of my favourite styles and is really easy to adapt just alter the backing paper and/or the image on the slider. The image is from a sheet of decoupage, think it was La Pasche. If you want to know how to put it together, just click the link at the to of the page - Techniques
I made one for my Daughters FiL that had the atlas page for where he lived and a motor bike of which he is fond of riding!
This is another showing the slider on the other side. This time it's a retirement card.

If you have never had a go, why don't you try. Check out the rest of the DT to see what inspiration they came up with.

I shall also enter this in the following challenge:-
The Male Room - A moving part

Cheers and keep crafting.


  1. Nice!!! both cards are great JulieI love slider cards! haven't played for this challenge in a while...will try to play this time :)

  2. Two great slider cards. Thank you for joining us in The Male Room

  3. These are both just wonderful, Jules! Love the cars on both of the them against the map backgrounds.

  4. Very clever, Julie - will have to try one of these!

    Thanks for the compliment about my waterfall card. I always use the same measurements to make mine. This is a tutorial I did for the Little Claire blog last year:


    Helen x

  5. Super cards Julie and a great suggestion for a challenge. Thanks for the picture tutorial, sorry but I can't see the measurements on the black background. Caz

  6. Two great cards, Julie - love the maps in the background too.
    Hugz, Jan xx

  7. Great masculine cards :) I am ur new follower !!

  8. Great masculine cards Julie and I love that you've added the brads on the pull parts - great idea x


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