Wednesday, August 3, 2011

The Pixie Cottage Challenge #81 - A Time To Learn

It's another "Once Upon A Wednesday" over at The Pixie Cottage
This week we want you to get into the craftroom and show us your favorite technique in what we call "A Time To Learn".
If you have a tutorial showing your special technique then we'd love to see it and even if it's just coloring, paper piecing, punching etc please mention it in your post.
Of course we also have a wonderful sketch if you'd like to use that.


Card Recipe:
Image - Chloe and Paris Digital Stamp by ARTish
Paper - Watercolor Bouquet by K and Co
Medium - Copic Markers
Lace - Wrights
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Flowers - Prima
Sentiment - Watercolor Bouquet by K and Co
Pearls and Rhinestones - Michaels $1 Spot
Ribbon - Stash


This was the fabulous sketch this week.




Challenges:
Allsorts - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Digi Doodles Shop - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Happileigh Scrappin - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Sew Many Challenges - Anything Goes
Ribbon Carousel - Anything Goes (with ribbon, lace, twine etc)
Anything Goes - Pick Of The Bunch (flowers)
Crop Stop - Lace (3 entries only)
Emerald Faeries - Lace (3 entries only)
Sparkles Forum - One For The Girls
Stampin Sisters In Christ - All Creatures Great and Small
Forever Friends - Pastel Colors (must have an animal)
CR84FN - Lavender, Celery and Grey

My favorite thing is coloring but I'm also a punch addict and so this card let me do both!
I hope you'll come over and play at The Pixie Cottage this week :)
Katie

28 comments:

Beth aka BR-T said...

Oh what a fun lovin card, I love your color palette and how you alternated from gems to pearls!

Georgia Ehrmann said...

Katie,
I am always delighted to visit your blog and view your creativity! This card is another wonderful creation! Thank you for playing with us at Happileigh Scrappin' this week for our "Anything Goes" challenge and good luck!
Hugs,
Georgia

Wendy said...

Hi Katie!

Another fabulous card you have created! Love the lace with the punched paper! Great effect!

Sorry I didn't get around to your blog last week!

Hugs,
Wendy

Romina's Cretive Crafts said...

WOW !!i've fallen for your cards !!loved ur layering !!
**do join in for my giveaway !!

Teresa Kline said...

what amazing details...this is gorgeous!

enjoy *~*

Patrice said...

Great take on the challenges! Visiting from CR84FN...

Mona L. Pendleton said...

What a fun card Kate! That image is a hoot! Thanks so much for joining along with CR84FN :)

Miesje said...

Very, very cute. She made me giggle! Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ! Hope to see you again!

Karen Howard said...

Katie, this is so pretty! I love all the details you added and as always, how you finished the inside of the card! Hugs, Karen

debby4000 said...

Love your beautiful, adorable card Katie.
luv
Debby

Karen said...

I really like the mix of the greens and the purples on this. Thank you so much for joining us in our Anything Goes Theme at DDSC this week! Hugs, Karen.xx

Vicki said...

What a fun image! I love the layered lace trim on this. Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Challenge Blog.

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Fab card hun, love the colours!

Thank you for sharing with us at Sparkles, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Mummylade said...

fab image and great colours. Thank you so much for entering this creation in the Allsorts free and easy challenge and good luck!

Jamie said...

Beautiful card! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion "Anything Goes" challenge. Good Luck!! ~Jamie~

jackiescrafts said...

This is a lovely girly card
Thanks for joining in at SFC this time

Jackie x

Kathleen B. Hernandez said...

Wonderful colors used and the attention to detail on your card! Thanks for joining us at CropStop!

Kath – incoming DT
Blog: “Let’s Get Scrappy!”

~Michelle~ said...

very nice card...love the touch of lace! Thanks for playing the CropStop Challenge!!

Lisa said...

How fun is this little lady...and her tiny pooch is so cute!!!

Cheryl said...

this is one really beautiful card love the detail and image on this,
bless you for playing at anything goes,this week hugs cherylxxxxx

Tracey Manderson said...

wow what wonderful colours! Good Luck and thanks for joining us at The Emerald Faerie Garden!
Hugs
Tracey

MariLynn said...

This is so pretty. Thanks for joining the Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenge this week!

craftybunny said...

Such pretty colours.Lovely card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion. Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

craftybunny said...

Such pretty colours.Lovely card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion. Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Chris said...

loving this color combo

Andrea M said...

Lovely card Katie! So fun! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OH! What a fun sketch--you nailed it! And I love those gems and pearls on the side! The lace is beautiful too! Great job all around:) Thanks so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at RCC!

Debbie Pamment said...

Oh this is FABULOUS - that fun image brought a smile to my face as soon as she popped up - gorgeous job!
Thanx for joining us in The Emerald Faerie Garden
xXx