Monday, June 29, 2015

Mojo Monday 404

Welcome to tall & skinny wek here at the Mojo Monday Blog. Tall & skinny week is a great way to stretch yourself to do something different, it is also a wonderful way to use up scraps. Be sure to check out the mojo makers creations for inspiration. 

Feel free to adapt the sketch to whatever length/width fits your fancy, though.  Below are a couple options for those of you who don't like to do math on a Monday morning!

The first size is 3.5 x 5.5" and fits a regular A2 envelope with a little room left over to let something (like the circle in this sketch) hang off the 3.5" side. You can use either of the following measurements, depending on where you want your fold.
  • 3.5 x 11" cut of cardstock, score long side at 5.5"
  • 5.5 x 7" cut of cardstock, score long side at 3.5"
For a little more skinny, you can try a 3.5 x 6" card to fit a regular No. 6 3/4 envelope (the ones that are about the size of a personal check).  Use either of the following measurements, depending on where you want your fold.
  • 3.5 x 12" cut of cardstock, score long side at 6"
  • 6 x 7" cut of cardstock, score long side at 3.5"
To play along, make a project using the provided sketch and upload it to your blog or online gallery. If you upload to online galleries, please also use tag/keyword MOJO404. There is no time limit - you can always play any week at any time, but I will close the linking form on Sunday night, July 5 at 8:00pm (Mountain). That way there's no confusion which linky is the current one. 

Verve stamps are NOT required to participate, and you can enter as many times as you want.  As always, if you don't have a particular shape, feel free to substitute.


For inspiration using this week's sketch, please visit our design team's blogs, which are the first 8 thumbnails on this week's linky list:

6 comments:

  1. Julie, Could you please delete my entry and I will repost it? The linky malfunctioned and my photo isn't showing! Thanks, DebiB

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  2. Thanks for another fun Tall & Skinny sketch!

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  3. This was a first for me making a tall & skinny card. Since they will fit in business envelopes I'll be making more. ;-) My card didn't turn out how I wanted it to but it was a learning experience. As well as a great way for me to exercise my brain before the hot weather turned it to mush. Thanks for another great sketch.

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  4. Thanks for the great sketch! :)

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  5. Thanks for the fun sketch to play with!

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