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Paper Pumpkin Possibilities Blog Hop Sweet Sunflowers

Welcome to this month's Paper Pumpkin Possibilities Blog Hop featuring the August Sweet Sunflowers Kit. I'm so happy you're here! There are lots of great alternate project ideas to share with you with this fun kit. If you haven't opened your kit yet, take a look at all the wonderful alternate projects in this blog hop for inspiration. Then open it up and start crafting, whether you make the projects as shown in the kit instructions, a project inspired this blog hop, or a one-of-a-kind project of your own. And most importantly, have fun!

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Here's a fun Stampin' Up! video showcasing the August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit. Make the projects as directed or use the contents of your kit and your own imagination and creativity to come up with some unique, one-of-a-kind projects. No matter what you create, I have a feeling you'll have lots of fun with this latest Paper Pumpkin Kit. And if you love Paper Pumpkin Kits, why not share it with a friend.

My alternate projects for this month's Paper Pumpkin Possibilities blog hop is Z-Fold Cards made by cutting apart the 1 of each of the kit's card bases and adding them to card stock bases in Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, and Mossy Meadow.

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Cutting & Scoring Dimensions for Z-Fold Card below:  (use card base shown on right in photo above)

  • Z-Fold Card Base = 4 1/4" x 11", score at 2 3/4" and 5 1/2" on long side.
  • Left front panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 2 1/2" x 4"
  • Basic White card stock for inside middle panel = 2 1/2" x 4"
  • Large inside panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 5 1/4" x 4"

Stampin' Up! August 2022 Sweet Sunflower Paper Pumpkin Kit - Mary Knabe (5)

Stampin' Up! August 2022 Sweet Sunflower Paper Pumpkin Kit - Mary Knabe (5)

Cutting & Scoring Dimensions:  (use pieces cut from middle and right card bases shown in kit photo at top)

  • Z-Fold Card Base = 4 1/4" x 11", score at 2 3/4" and 5 1/2" on long side.
  • Left front panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 2 1/2" x 4"
  • Basic White card stock for inside middle panel = 2 1/2" x 4"
  • Large inside panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 5 1/4" x 4"

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My 3rd card shown below shows a slightly different version of the traditional Z-Fold Card. The Z-Fold card base is the same but uses 2 pieces of the Sweet Sunflower kit card bases shown on the left and middle in the kit photo at the top with both measuring 5 1/4" x 4"

Cutting & Scoring Dimensions:  (use pieces cut from left and middle card bases shown in kit photo at top)

  • Z-Fold Card Base = 4 1/4" x 11", score at 2 3/4" and 5 1/2" on long side.
  • Front panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 5 1/4" x 4"
  • Large inside panel cut from Sweet Sunflowers PP Kit card base = 5 1/4" x 4"
  • Basic White card stock for inside = 2 1/2" x 4"

Stampin' Up! August 2022 Sweet Sunflower Paper Pumpkin Kit - Mary Knabe (7)
Stampin' Up! August 2022 Sweet Sunflower Paper Pumpkin Kit - Mary Knabe (7)
Stampin' Up! August 2022 Sweet Sunflower Paper Pumpkin Kit - Mary Knabe (7)

I hope you enjoyed seeing my alternate Z-Fold cards for the Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit. Now click on the box below to see Charmane's alternate Paper Pumpkin Project. Then be sure to keep on "hopping" to see many more alternate projects for this month's kit.6a01b8d1640c2c970c027880450abe200d-800wi

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Get your Halloween crafting on with the Spooky Treats Paper Pumpkin Kit. This month’s kit includes everything you need to make 18 absolutely adorable (and just the right amount of spooky) treat boxes—that’s 6 each of 3 unique designs! No need to let the season creep up on you; subscribe and order your kit today.

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Thanks for visiting my blog and allowing me to share my alternate Z-Fold cards featuring the contents of the August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit. I LOVE that Paper Pumpkin gives me the opportunity to create quickly and easily by following the directions or to create one of a kind projects of my own or to CASE the alternate projects of others. Having these options make Paper Pumpkin Kits great for anyone and everyone from little to no stamping and paper crafting experience to those seasoned paper crafters and everyone in between. Consider giving Paper Pumpkin Kits as birthday or holiday gifts.

 

Stampin' Peace Hugs to you!

 

 

 

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Elizabeth Ames

Wow! These ate great fun folds which I need to try. Such a beautiful kit!

Janey

Beautiful cards Mary - thank you for hopping with us!

Charmane R Hopkins

Beautiful fun folds. I love them.

Deb

Love the z card fold idea! Pretty cards!

Debbi S Green

Love this!! Getting your max use out of these card bases with your fun folds!!

Sharon Hashimoto Burkert

Pretty cards with a wonderful fun fold.

Terri Takashige

Love these fun gold cards! Gorgeous!

Darla Watson

All are STUNNING!

June Olsen

Z folds are so lovely and every card is gorgeous and a great way to showcase the beauty of this kit!

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