Saturday, 16 June 2012

Paper Piecing/Piercing at Allsorts

Good morning. What a wild wet week it has been and it doesn't look to be getting any better :o(
Typical as we are now itching to get on with landscaping the garden!!
So fingers crossed that it starts to improve soon.

So as it's Saturday it's time to share my DT project for

and this week the lovely Nicola has picked a fab theme of

Here's what I did:

Image - Kanban 'Jasper' stamped direct onto a large tag and then paper pieced with Raspberry Road DP's - magazine freebie.

I also stamped the cogs using Perfect Medium and then heat embossed with clear EP then inked over with Crushed Olive and Peeled Paint Distress Inks and then wiped with a soft cloth to reveal the image.

This also used
Magnolia Doo Hickey Swirl (my favourite)
Wild Orchid Flowers
Viva Decor Pearl Pen - My Crafty Heart
Tiny Pearl Flowers - My Crafty Heart
Ribbon and Seam Binding from stash
Sentiment - Kaisercraft

Please pop over to the main challenge to check out the fab prize on offer form our sponsor this week and to see the gorgeous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.
Hope you can find some time to join in the fun with us this week.

Challenges I would like to enter:
Just Keep on Creating - Anything Goes
Paper Shelter - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - 3 Papers, 2 Ribbons, 1 Sentiment
Stamp n Doodle - Tag It
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Anything Goes
Amusing Challenges - Hot Embossing
Wags n Whiskers - Paper Piecing
Thanks for your visit today and all your lovely comments.
Have a wonderful day.


Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Debs, Wow! your card looks superb, what a fab idea, I love all the techniques you used and the results are wonderful - that dress looks amazing:) I hope the weather improves so you can get out into the garden, fingers crossed! Have a good weeekend, Hugs, Teresa xx

Mummy lade said...

I love the look of this card!!

Claire said...

Another stunning creation Debs, love the greens which give it such a fresh feel and all the elements and papers are just gorgeous. Hope you have a lovely day - weather is pants here too! Hugs, Claire xx

Basslady said...

wow! this is such a brilliant and stylish card!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Whisper said...

Devine and stunning, Luv Sam x

Debs M said...

gorgeous stamp and the white embossing looks fabulous x

Chrissy said...

I love this Debs, gorgeous image, love the paper piecing and embossing..gorgeous colour.


Nicola said...

Beautiful card Debs with a stunning paper pieced image and so many gorgeous details, I especially love the tag design for the centrepiece!
Have a great weekend
Hugs Nicola xxx

LynCr said...

Fantastic tag card, Love the whole effect. Thanks so much for sharing at Stamp-n-doodle.

Susan Flynn said...

Gorgeous card Debs, love the tag effect and how you have done the cogs!! Hugs Susan x

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Debs! what a beautiful image - the paper piecing looks stunning! and I love the cog background and the scrummy papers and embellies!!
Hope you have a lovely weekend!
Huge Hugs
Sue xx

Debs said...

Lovely card, really like your image and your colours are wonderful.Love the steampunk effect.
Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter Challenge this week.
Hugs Debs

Vicky said...

Really pretty Debs...and I love the colours too sweetie...:o)

have a lovely weekend hun...big hugs Vicky xx

DesignerDiva said...

WOW Debs this is a little stunner, I love the image and that colour green is just gorgeous! Hope it dried up for you
Hugs Laurie x

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow this is gorgeous .. i love the green and the embossing
Lisa x

Terry said...

Hey there Debs Thank you for sharing your fabulous creation with the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show, fabulous colors and coloring,Love the technique that you have used..fabulous Hugs Terry xxx

Hazel said...


Wow - this is just stunning - so love the colour scheme - fabulous.

Thanks for dropping by and enjoy the rest of your weekend.


Hazel xx

Tracey Manderson said...

wow debs totally awesome, love the colour and those cogs are super (thinky i needy!!! lol) Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter, good luck and hope you'll join us again.

Donna Mosley said...

Wow! Debs, this is so beautiful. I love the image and the gorgeous greens.

Donna x

* Shaz * said...

Very pretty Tag Card!

Thank you for joining us at Ruby’s Rainbow for our *Tags* Challenge

hope you will join us again soon
Hugs Shaz DT x

Ang C said...

A beautiful tag made into a stunning card

Thankyou for joining us at RRC - hope to see you again soon

Ang x

Chana said...

Fabulous card! I love the image and the techniques tips! Thanks for sharing this with us at Stamp-N-Doodle!

Pami said...

Hi Debs honey, this is just a gorgeous card, beautiful colours, you are very creative! Hope your weekend has gone well!

Thanks for joining in with us at Wags 'n Whisker! Good luck! Pami x

Mary J said...

So beautiful Debs! I love your inking and embossing - gotta do more of that!

Chris said...

Love those embossed gears around the really makes it such a fun card! Thank you so much for playing in my Amusing Challenges.

Sandra Stephens said...

Love all the elements in this card...very striking.
Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow Challenge this week.

TRACEY MO said...

gorjuss card love that green & lovely stamp
Thanks for joining us at Stamp n doodles

Tracey DT

Helen said...

Wow - beautiful all the shades of green!
Helen x

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Debs that is one stunning creation the image, colours and design look awesome.
Lorraine x

Gemma said...

Wow this is absolutely stunning & Thanks for your sweet comment you left me on one of my challenge cards recently...

hugs and xxx

suzARTe said...

such a lovely card, I love the design and the beautiful colours

Thanks so much for sharing your creation at Anything goes, Just keep on creating, I hope you will continue to play along. Sorry about the the delay in leaving my comment I have been overseas and then got sick, I will be announcing the winners and will have the next challenge by 01/09 :)