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Onto today's card. Yesterday I went to my local monthly 'Crop and Craft' day and decided to get ahead of myself and make a Minion card for my great nephew who will be six next month. Although I've seen a lot of ideas for Minion cards lately, I had this idea in my head to make a box pop-up card. I wasn't sure how it would turn out, but I was really pleased with the result. Apart from the greeting and the eyes on the flaps, I managed to complete the card at the craft day - as well as doing lots of chatting!
The Minions are foil stickers which came on a sheet from one of the pound shops. I stuck them onto card to make them stiff enough to attach to the strips of acetate. I embossed snippets of blue card with a Cuttlebug 'Spots and Dots' embossing folder to cover the panels.
I would like to enter my card for the following challenges: