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Sunday, 23 September 2012

Lucy's Flower

Good Evening,

What a wet day it's been. My washing was hung out to dry but got a lot wetter. Oh well!!!
Hope everyone that went to Ally Pally had a good spend, lots of goodies to play with!

My card today has been made following the sketch & theme (paper piecing) over @ Willow Sketchie. I do like working from a sketch.

The image I have used is Lucy's Flower from The Digi Garden.
Her skin, hair & socks have been coloured with promarkers & chalk. The dress & headband have been paper pieced with the orange polka dot paper used as a backing paper which I shrunk down to give a smaller print. I then picked the colour from the dotty paper to colour a piece of paper that I then used to paper piece the shoes & flower.
The backing papers are a free download from The Shabby Princess which have been edged with a spellbinder die. Seam binding ribbon in ivory has been used across the card with a bow that has a brad in the knot. I have used a pearl in the centre of the flower & viva pearls around the image.


I would like to enter:

The Willow Sketchie Challenge - Sketch & theme
Totally Paper Crafts - For a child
Brown Sugar challenge - Anything goes


12 comments:

  1. Such a sweet image and your paper choice is lovely.Pretty card and great work with the sketch.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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  2. This is so cute Carole love the colours and papers

    jacqui x

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  3. A wonderful card Carole, beautifully coloured and embellished. Sooo cute!

    Donna x

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  4. Carole, this is just darling! Great job!!!

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  5. AW! Carole, she's so soft and sweet!! I just love your added pearls!! :)

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  6. Great take on our sketch...love the sweet image with the fab paperpiecing...thanks for playing with Willow Sketchie!
    xxx Margreet

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  7. Gorgeous Carole thanks so much for sharing at Willow Sketchie this week.

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  8. What a cute card! Thank you for playing along with Brown Sugar in the "Anything Goes Challenge" Hope you decide to join us again!
    Good Luck,
    Alice B.
    Brown Suagr DT

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  9. This is so sweet. Hugs, Claire x

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  10. Oh Carole another super card, I love that image its so cute. Thanks for playing on Willow Sketchie this week, Hazelxo

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  11. This is pretty and very cute. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Totally Papercrafts and Good luck.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxxx

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  12. Super cute...thanks for joining Brown Sugar challenge!

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