Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Playing with Patchwork

Today I thought I would post a card that I made at the weekend using a lovely Time For Tea Digistamp from Polkadoodles, couple with a lovely pastel coloured paper from Bearly Mine Designs.

I seem to be having a bit of a thing for the decoupage at the moment, so once again, i have printed out the digi a number of times and coloured and layered her up.

This time around I picked the paper first and coloured the image to match, which makes the colour decisions so much easier as it's just a case of comparing my hand made colour chart to the paper and going with the closest matches....easy peazy!!!
I also used some of the different coloured patches to punch out my flower embellishments, which I then finished off with a generous dab of Stickles Pearl paint.

Finally, I followed the Saturday Sketch challenge for the layout of my card.

So now on to my bunch of challenges for today:

Cutie Pie - Lots of Layers
Love to Create - Punches or Dies
Penny's Challenge - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Stampin for the Weekend - Dies and Punches
http://sketchsaturday.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/week-256-with-stamp-fairy.html
Eclectic Ellapu - Anything Goes
http://ppp-makeitmonday.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/mim-138-with-meljens-designs.html
http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/challenge-4.html
http://totallypapercrafts.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/challenge-164-flowers-and-lace.html

Thanks for stopping by today.

Sharon x

15 comments:

  1. Such a cute card, Sharon, love the pastels and the stitching! Thanks for sharing your card with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge!

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  2. Just gorgeous,love the fab image and your design.xxx

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  3. Love your gorgeous card.
    luv
    Debby

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  4. This is so cute...thank you for sharing it with Totally Papercrafts.
    Chris xxx

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  5. Fabulous card Sharon. Great image and colours.
    Lorraine x

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  6. Sharon, this is a lovely card. I adore big eyed girls! The patchwork was a great idea. Thanks for joining at Eclectic Ellapu this week!

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  7. Your coloring is gorgeous! Love the colors too!!

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  8. Love the colors. Fun and whimsical. I saw your card on MIM.

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  9. What a sweet colourful card. Love the vibrant colours! Thanks so much for joining us at Sketch Saturday this week, hope to see you again soon! x

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  10. Wow! It's so cute! I saw you on Make It Monday.

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  11. Super cute card! Love the image, and your layout! Thank you for joining us this week at Love to Create Challenge Blog.
    Ruza, LTC Designer

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  12. What a cute card! Love your coloring!

    Thank you so much for sharing with us at Make It Monday!

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  13. This is fab! I just got this image the other day, if only I could tear myself away from the snooker I might make her into a card!

    Thanks for sharing at LTC this week.

    Susan

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  14. She is so sweet and looks like half the little girlies I know. Wonderful!Thank you for joining with us over at Love to Create Challenges.
    Amanda LTCDT

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  15. This is such a nice project! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

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I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon