Pals May Blog Hop: More Than One Score

Welcome to the Pals’ May  Blog Hop. We’re so glad you’re here because we made some great projects with “More Than One Score.” You may be starting the hop here or coming from a previous Pal’s blog. Either way, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find the full line-up below to help you move, or “hop” along from Pal to Pal.


More than one score, fun folds or 3D items….Oh boy, if you know me you know this was certainly a challenge!  I don’t enjoy constructing 3D items and I am kind of traditional in my ‘style’. So I hit up Pinterest for some extra scoring inspiration! I found just the thing way back in 2015 from Chris Slogar of Buckeye Inklings. Shout out to Chris for my CASE.  

This looks super easy, and it really was. The only tricky part is the cut…  Here is how I did it:

Start with a basic card base.
Place your paper back in the trimmer and edge it to 3 inches. Then make a cut from the 2 1/2 mark to the 4 7/8 mark.

Rotate your paper and edge it again to the 3 inch mark, then cut from the 5/8 inch mark to the 3 inch mark.
Your cut will look like this.
 

Flip and fold down the area you cut. Easy! And yes, that counts as two scores!  😉

I added the sentiment square to cover the cut on the inside

It’s always fun to challenge yourself. I do a lot of challenges, because if forces me to be more creative and sometimes to think totally out of the box. Check out my Card Challenge Page.

More inspiration awaits! Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Don’t forget to show us some love by commenting on our creations. Mark your calendars for Wednesday, June 12, 2019 when our Hoppin’ Pals share their “Anything with Wings” projects. Don’t miss the fun!

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Nancy Farrell
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IHi Jil, this is a great card. I love everything about it. Your colors and layout ae super great
I hope to try this soon . . .maybe today!
Have a blessed day. 🙂

V. K.
Guest

Wow! Love everything about this card, the design, colors and layers. Great instructions on how to create the card.

Rosanne Mulhern
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WOW…you sure choose a bit of a challenging fold and nailed it.

Jill Killeen
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It looks intimidating, but is really simple! Have a fab day my sweet friend.

Jill Killeen
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Thank you! I really appreciate your kind words since this is kinda outside my box so to say.

Jill Killeen
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Thanks! I’m generally up for a challenge. Ir seriously was way easier than it looks, trust me. 🤪😘

Su Mohr
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Great fold card, Jill! Love the colors for your fun, cake, card!

Jill Killeen
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Thank you!

Karen Hallam
Guest

This is a great card, Jill! Love your step by step photo instructions to cut and score. I think I may use this in my next class! Thanks for the idea!!

Ginger
Guest

Such a fun card Jill! Thanks for the instructions.

Jill Killeen
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Thanks! I felt like it was easier to explain with pictures!

Jill Killeen
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You are very welcome!

Jeanie
Guest

WOW Jill! Super cool fun fold! Love your cake too! It looks yummy! You always do an awesome job coloring!Great tutorial!

Debbie Mageed
Guest

Great fun fold card, Jill! I haven't done this one and will have to give it a go! Great photos for your tutorial to all of us who are extremely visual. Thanks for sharing!

Rae Harper-Burnet
Guest

Love your yummy cake card Jill!

Jill Killeen
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Thanks Jeanie! I loved yours as well! I hope you are feeling better and will be able to join us in “continuing Ed” soon!

Jill Killeen
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Thank you. I too am more of a visual vs reader type. I try to blog that way

Jill Killeen
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Than you Rae!

Mary
Guest

Such a cute card — the cake is perfect! Love this layout!

Jill Killeen
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Thanks so much! I appreciate your comments 🙂

Patti MacLeith
Guest

Adorable card! That cake stand! And thank you for providing instructions!

Jill Killeen
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Thank you! The cake stand was punched using silver foil paper. Easy!

RnR Stamping
Guest

Great way to feature the stitched rectangle dies. You went out of your comfort zone and knocked it out of the park. Great project!

Beth McCullough
Guest

You would never know you shy away from fun folds. Great card and great instructions!

Jill Killeen
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Thanks, I do love layering!

Jill Killeen
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Gosh Thanks!

Katy McGloin
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Jill, this card has such a twist with the cut edge. Thanks for sharing your wonderful instructions!! Great job, Pal!

Jill Killeen
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Thank you so much. I love that is is very simple.

Lisa Ann Bernard - Queen B Creations
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Beautiful card and nice clear directions. Thank you for sharing.

Jill Killeen
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Thank you! Have a great weekend! See you next hop 😉