Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Paper piecing again


This is one of the new stamps from Woodware which I bought at Summer crafting. I had great fun paper piecing him using Echo Park Keepin' Cozy papers. The sentiment comes with the robin and I decided to go for a cas look by just adding some pearls and faux stitching.

Challenges
ABC Christmas S for something festive 
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' Christmas critters 
Sparkles Things with wings 
Stamping Sensations Things with wings 
Inky Chicks anything goes 
Crafting from the heart anything goes

I am off to the dentist for a check up today so fingers crossed everything is ok.

32 comments:

misteejay said...

Great card Marianne. The patchwork effect of the paper piecing looks really lovely.

All the best at the dentist.

Toni xx

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Marianne. I love the paper-pieced image and fabulous CAS design.
Hope the dentist goes okay!
Sue xx

brenda said...

What eye catching paper piecing Marianne, makes for a great crimbo card.

Thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Sammy said...

So cute! Fab paper piecing Marianne! x

julie_woolston said...

Gorgeous Marianne love the paper piecing
Hugs Julie xxx

Bad Kitty said...

great card

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A great idea to paper piece this robin Marianne, he is so suited to it. Super CAS card.
Lorraine

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,fab design,great image.xxx

Sue said...

Gorgeous image and colours.
Sue xx

Linda Simpson said...

I love paper piecing and this is gorgeous.
Hugs
Linda xxx

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Marianne, loving this, the robin image is beautifuuly paper pieced and the papers are gorgeous, I love the sentiment and you faux stitching, hugs Kate x

Jacee said...

How lovely Marianne, love the faux stitching round the edge.
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

scrAPpamondo said...

Your robin paper piecing is gorgous! Lovely card!

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Marianne. Love the image and paper piecing.
Lorraine x

Carol S. said...

Brilliant card and love the robin. Very different and amazing. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Sandra H said...

Adorable card and gorgeous image and your paper piecing is stunning Marianne! X

dawn walsh said...

Wow what a lovely card . I love robins and this one is great such style

Eemeli said...

Lovely color scheme and such a fabulous simple design. Paper piecing looks great. Thanks for joining our challenge at Crafting From The Heart.

Hugs from Finland,
Eemeli {DT}

Jackie said...

Wonderful paper piecing and a lovely card :o)
Jackie xx

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

Such beautiful paper piecing and I love your faux stitching!
Rebecca.

Gail said...

Wonderful paper piecing. Truly a beautiful and artistic card! I love your eye for color. Thanks for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' this month and I hope you'll stop back on October 8 because I KNOW you will like our next challenge, too! Hugs, Gail

Lynsey said...

Fab Christmas card Marianne, the paper piecing looks great!
Hugs Lynsey x

coops said...

so stunning marianne.fab design and doodling and i love the paper pieced image ;D

xx coops xx

SoniaW said...

What a fab idea paper peircing the bird, it looks abs fab! thanks for joining us at crafting from the heart - Sonia DT

Amy A said...

Wow Marianne, this is absolutely stunning. Fabulous paper piecing and the faux stitching finishes it off perfectly! Thank you for joining us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges this month and Good Luck. We hope you join us again.

Amy- DT Sparkles Monthly Challenges
{Lil Cutie Creations}

Lynne K said...

Brilliant paper piecing, Marianne, right down to the two tiny birds on the big bird's wing!So colourful, I love it! Thank you for sharing it with us at Stamping Sensations.

Lynne

Tracy said...

Fab creation, thanks for joining Stamping Sensations, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Helen said...

Wonderful card - love the paper piecing!
Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
Helen x

Carissa said...

So pretty and unique! Thank you for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge.
Carissa:)

Helen said...

Lovely. Thank you so much for joining us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges for our 'Things with wings' challenge.
Happy crafting.
Hugs Helen P (DT) xx

Abi said...

Fabulous paper piecing Marianne! Thanks so much for joing in with Christmas at Sweet Stampin' xx

Helen said...

Beautiful, Marianne - your CAS layout really showcases the image perfectly.

Thanks for joining us at Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

Helen x