Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Pixie Cottage #40 - Stitching and Guest Sketch

It's time for another Once Upon a Wednesday at The Pixie Cottage and we have a Special Guest Sketch Artist for you this week!
Hazel is on many Design Teams but found a space in her busy schedule to create this fabulous sketch for us.


We also have the optional technique challenge of Stitching which can be real or faux, your choice :)

Challenges:
Stamp Something - Something Punchy
Wild Orchid - Stitching
Little Red Wagon - Something Old and Something New (old image, one of the 1st Pixie Cottage ones I got and new is the embossing folder)
Simon Says Stamp - 3 types of embellishment (flowers, punches and sticker), 2 patterned papers and 1 image
Papercraft Star - Photo Inspiration
Bunny Zoe's - Autumn Love
Stampin B's - Fall
Crafty Sentiments - Autumn/Fall
Stamp With Sarah Kay - Autumn
Challenge Up Your Life - Autumn
Timbro Scrapmania - Fall
No Time To Stamp - Nature
Stamps R Us - Nature
Artful Inkables - Embossing and Flowers
Scrapbook Sisters - Flower Power
ABC - F is for Flowers
Pear Tree Designs - Autumn


Card Recipe:
Image - Fall Friend by Eileen Gutierrez
Paper - The Natural Stack by DCWV
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Medium - Copic Markers and Airbrush System
Embossing Folder - Basic Grey for Sizzix
Circle Cutter - Martha Stewart
Leaf Punch - Martha Stewart
Sentiment - The Paper Studio



I love this little guy and hope you do too.
I'm still finding my feet with the airbrushing but I think it worked well with the country theme to the card.
We'd love to see you playing along at The Pixie Cottage so please take a moment and drop by to see what else the fabulous Design Team came up with :)

31 comments:

Cheryl said...

oh katie this is just gorgoues love the papers you have used and your detail as usuall is just stunning hugs cheryl xxx

Emora Designs said...

Katie this card is adorable! I love the patterned paper you used and the dry embossing is fabulous! That little scarecrow is so cute!! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Papercraft Star!

Regan

Davi said...

Katie, Love the little scarecrow and your wonderful fall dps. The flowers and leaves look beautiful with the dp!

artish said...

before long you'll be giving airbrush lessons. great harvest card!

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Nice coloring and what a cute image! I love the flowers and where you placed them, too! :)

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!

-Sarah

clare said...

Loving all the rustic autumnal colours in your card. Thanks for joining us @ PTD this week. Good Luck. x

Susie said...

Aw this is such an adorable card, love the colours and image, so Autumnal! Thanks for joining us at Pear Tree Designs this week and good luck xx

Annika said...

Ooohhh, loving the depth of earthy colours and the embossing adds even more texture and interest - gorgeous!
Thank you for joining in our Something Punchy theme at Stamp Something this week and good luck!
Hugs
Annika

Julie said...

Such a great card,love image and the flowers! There's another challenge it would be perfect for too,check out my blog for details.x

BA said...

this is adorable katie,love the image and the paper and flowers you used
thanks for joining us at TSM
xoxo BA

craftybunny said...

Beautiful Autumn themed card.Superb colouring and the flowers are a lovely addition.Thanks for joining us at Pear Tree Designs :D
Lisa x

Benzi said...

This little guy with the pumpkin is so cute. Love your creation and the wonderful flowers. So glad you joined the Stampin B's with your Fall card.

Liz said...

This card is stunning. Thank you for joining us this week at Papercraft Star.

Laura said...

Stunning card!!!What an adorable image.Thanks for joining us at stamps r us.

BA said...

wonderful ard katie
thanks for joining us at SAM
xoxo BA

Rosanne said...

Cute card! Thanks joining in at Little Red Wagon!

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful card lovely colours and a big thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments

Hugs Jo xxx

Rica said...

Fabulous card Katie, love the cute image, gorgeous colours and such lovely details.
Thanks so much for joining us in the Simon Says Stamp challenge.
hugs Heather xx

Kiki said...

This is so gorgeous! Such a cute image ...

Thanks for joining us at SAM und CUYL this time.

Hugs, Kiki

Alysha said...

Fab card hunni, thanks for playing along at PTD, hugs Aly xxx

lina said...

Your card is very nice, I especially like the roses that you used! thanks for joining us at TSM Challenge! Lina

Sue C said...

Super card Katie, love the autumnal feel. Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenge. Sue C x

jimlynn said...

Fabulous card!!! Love all the DP you used too. So pretty.
Lynn

Scrapbook Sisters Blog said...

Such a lovely card.Many thanks for taking part in our weekly challenge.
Karen

debby4000 said...

Oh what a sweetheart of a card, its adorable.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.
luv
Debby

Axa said...

this is such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments!

Basement Stamper said...

cute image and like the layout with the roses around it.

Marilyn said...

Fabulous card & very creative! Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us Blog.

Bev said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Wild Orchid Challenge this week x

RubyM:) said...

GREAT COLOR COMBO!! Your layering is wonderful.Very pretty flowers also THANKS FOR JOINING US AT ABC CHALLENGE,RubyM:)

Cardmaking Galore said...

REally great card. That scarecrow is coloured in wonderfully. A touch of white pen on his nose is all you need to add ;)

Great job!