Friday, October 28, 2011

New challenge at Phindy`s Place.

Good morning everyone!

Usually i hate Paper Piecing, but this time i think i made it work. Thanks to a lot of great advice from my teamies last time we did this challenge, i managed to do it right, lol. I guess by now you have figured out that we are having a Paper Piecing challenge over at Phindy`s Place. Please don`t run away if you are like me, not liking this theme. It is actually really easy.


First time i did this, i totally messed up. And my card turned out...how should i put it...ok awful, lol. What you need to do is to put your patterned paper in your printer and print out the image you are going to paper piece. If you are doing several patterns you have to print the image on to the other paper too. Just make sure you don`t change the size of your image. Then you cut out the pieces you are going to use. Like i have done the dress for this image. Obviously it`s not cool to paper piece skin and hair, lol, so i have coloured it with my ProMarkers.


The image i have used is called Flower Frock and is available right here in Phindy`s Place online store. I have also used one of my new dies from Marianne Design. The english rose. I just love how this turned out.

Challenges i`m entering:

Charisma Cardz - Challenge #43 Anything goes
Scrapbook Sisters - Challenge #58 Anything goes
Passion for ProMarkers - Challenge #123 For a child
Crafty Ribbons - Challenge #5 Bingo (I actually have allmost everything on the bingoplate lol. I only miss the lace. It is not so easy to see but the lacy die around the image is dry embossed)
Dutch Dare - Challenge #136 Pearls and swirls
Simon says....Anything goes


Doesn`t this sound easy? It`s a perfect excuse to try out paper piecing. So come on an join in on the fun over at Phindy`s Place. If i can do this...you can too! I really look forward to see your creations. Don`t forget to leave some sugar for my teamies. Have a great weekend!

14 comments:

Anne said...

Mona you've done a wonderful job with the paper piecing and this card is beautiful
Anne
x

Jorill said...

Nååh så søtt - nydelig motiv og kjempelekker pynting. Herlig!

God helg til deg, klem Jorill

Ann English said...

You have totally mastered paper piecing with this one! Stunning card!

Lill S. said...

Gurimalla noe sååå skjønt!!! Den jenta er bare så søt og kjolen hennes, wooow!! Lekre blomster også, alldeles herlig kort :)))
God helg til deg og klæm fra en hostete og snufsende Lill

uksharon said...

Stunning dress - how creative.
Best wishes, Sharon

Payne Holler Cards said...

you nailed it perfectly! she is adorable in her pieced dress...and love those flowers (-:

Anne-Marije said...

Oh your card is so lovely!
We've used the same image, LOL. She's a cutie, isn't she?
xxx Anne-Marije

pinky said...

Well nothing wrong with this one its totally gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at CRAFTY RIBBONS this time.
Pinky

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Mona, what a gorgeous card. I love the cute image and your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining in with my challenge over at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

Marlena Peduzzi said...

What a sweet card! I just love those flowers!

Tracy said...

Gorgeous card Mona. Thanks for joining us this week at PfP, good luck.
Tracy. x

Gram's Treasures said...

Sweet card and image...love all your details! Thanks for joining our challenge this week at Charisma.
Joyce xx

Andie's Space said...

Hi Mona,
This is so pretty. I love you sweet image & the gorgeous detail. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers.
Hugs,
Andie xx

La Vikinga said...

Du har laget ett fantastiskt kort och vi på Crafty Ribbons vill tacka så mycket för ditt fina bidrag till bongoutmaningen!

La Vikinga xx

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