Friday, September 2, 2011

Guest Bar Tender at Raise the Bar! - Paper Piecing

Last week I won a Top 3 spot at Raise the Bar and as a result was asked to be a guest this week :)
The challenge was Paper Piecing with the super cute images from Whimsie Doodles so of course I said yes!

Creative Card Crew - Anything Goes
Going Grey - Decorate the Inside (2 entries only)
Bunny Zoes - Easel Cards
Kaboodle Doodles - Easel Card
House of Gilli - Easel Card with Flowers
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Flowers
The Pink Elephant - Paper Piecing
Some Odd Girl - Paper Piecing
Forever Friends - Paper Piecing (and an animal)
Craft Spot - Stitching
Little Red Wagon - Border Punches

Card Recipe:
Image - Whimsie Doodles
Paper - Itsy Bitsy by K and Co
Medium - Copic Markers
Doily Die - French Pastry by Cheery Lynn Designs
Bottles - The Paper Stduio
Sentiment - Me and My Big Ideas
Roses - Wild Orchid Crafts
Pearls - Recollections

This was a pretty complex image to paper piece, lots of little pieces, so I combined it with coloring and I really liked the results. I hope you do to and will come along and join in with the fun at Raise the Bar this week!


Joy said...

Oh this is just precious !!!
Thanks for playing along with us this week, at My Craft Spot !

Chris said...

Hey Katie,
I saw your cute circus card over at the Bar. It is really adorable.We gotta stop meeting like this.

Amy said...

This is so sweet, love the pop dotted bottles and baby buggy! Fabulous card, thanks for joining the SOG challenge!

The Bug said...

What a great card! Love your layout! Thanks for joining us at the house of Gilli.
Hugs, Wini

NanaConnie said...

Katie, Your sentiment says it -- This card is adorable! You've inspired me to get something done for this challenge this week.

sparklygirl-Tina said...

Hi Katie

What a lovely easel card so pretty and cute love the bottles around the doily!

Thanks so much for joining us over at Kaboodle Doodles this week and good luck.


Amy C said...

What an adorable card!! I love all the details. Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot.

Scrapping Mommy

Kate said...

This is darling, Katie! I love all the little extra embellishments that you've added! So precious!
Thanks so much for playing along at My Craft Spot!
Small Bits of Paper

Jackie Randolph said...

Absolutely precious Katie! Thanks for sharing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations

Kristen said...

Great Card. I love the way you decorated the inside. Thanks for playing with Going Grey with Scrap-Creations!

TannyP said...

How pretty! Your easel card is one of the nicest I've seen and the colors are fab. Perfectly adorable and a truly perfect guest spot creation!

ike said...

STUNNING. Thank you for sharing at Forever Friends & Co Monthly Challenge.
Ike xx