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Thursday, 12 January 2012

Paper play DT in stitches

Hi guys,
over at Paper play we have a fab challenge for you, stitching
now as usual it can be real faux, hand or machine,
we are being sponsored by Destination Art with a
$25 AUD store voucher
as you know I used to sew for a living so for me it's usually my sewing machine that's used though I have been known to hand stitch as I used to love, embroidery, tapestry etc, mind you that was way before I discovered making my own cards, and that they say was that lol 
right I'd best get on with showing you my card he he,


Tilda with daisy is coloured with my distress inks, yes I'm really into my DI'S at the moment, my poor copics aren't getting a look in lol,
I bought myself some gorgeous Pion papers and these are on here too,

I have made my card doing the basic square style and putting my own stepper front on again, on this I have used a Memory Box die called spring border
I've used my gorgeous new bloomy tag die from Magnolia again too, defo one of my faves, the charm is from my stash,the flowers from a local market and WOC I think lol,


Challenges
Magnolia down Under ~ anything goes
Paper sundaes ~ Saturated colours
The squirrel and Fox ~ Something new
Simply create ~ layers and more layers
Dream valley ~ anything goes
Lollipop crafts ~ Anything new
Anything goes ~ anything goes
Everybody art ~ Shabby
Papertake weekly ~ die cuts/ make it cute

well guys, catch you up later,
have fun!

39 comments:

Nicola said...

What a beauty Liz, fantastic stitched detail and the most beautiful embellies.
Hugs,
Nicol a-x-

Cheryl said...

oh wow liz hun this is stunning oh the colors and stitching is just first class,love this to bits,hugs cherylx
opps bless you too for playing at anything goes this week too hun xxxxxxxx

Chrissy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Liz. love the colours, just sooo pretty.

Luv CHRISSYxx

nicolet said...

This is amazing!!
Hugs Nicolet

Deirdre said...

Liz - just FABULOUS. All the details and elements... wow. Love that border die too.... fab.

Susy said...

This is absolutly stunning. Liz!

HUGS SUSY

arjette said...

Oooohhhh such a pretty card, it's beautiful!!!!

gr. arjette.

CraftyLoops said...

This card is really beautiful Liz. Lee x

Miss Emerald said...

Liz, the card is very beautiful and impressive! Congratulations!

Denise Gutierrez said...

wow liz this is a beautiful card AS ALWAYS! I love the purple you used!
I must learn how to color w distress inks.. I have alot of TH inks and I have recently bought me some magnolias so now I just gotta get brave and try it... I love how u used a metal charm.. I need to learn to do that too! hehe

ang said...

totally gorgeous , lovely papers lovly image fab stitching and gorgeous colouring fab angxx

Vicky said...

So gorgeous hun...love the image and the fabulous colours too sweetie :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

yvon said...

Hi Liz,
This is just absolut fantastic. Love those colors and that little charm is so cute.
Hugs, Yvon

Susan Flynn said...

Gosh Liz this is exquisite I just love it. It's so pretty and feminine xx

downrightcrafty said...

that border is gorgeous and the creation as always stunning, thanks for the lovely comment, oops all choccies went in all the excitement so quickly
Hugs Kate xx
ps have you entered my new candy :)

coops said...

so stunning liz.your colouring of the sweet tilda is amazing and i love your beautiful details and design :D

xx coops xx

Rebekah said...

Wow Liz I adore that little charm and the wonderful papers what a stunning job sweetie hugs rebekah xx

Janiel/ janny said...

Hello Liz, This is adorable!! Hope all is well with you..

Thanks for joining us at MDUC this week with our anything goes challenge.
hugs......

debby4000 said...

Wonderful cute card Liz, amazing details too.
luv
Debby

Stampin'Piper said...

Beautiful card and great coloring!

Thanks for joining us at MDUC, Hugs Tanja

Kylie said...

Gorgeous Liz!
Thanks for playing at MDUC this week.
Hugs Kylie

Teresa said...

Oh Liz this is gorgeous, beautiful painting and so beautifully put together card, I love everything about it. hugs Teresa xx

Dawn said...

Simply stunning. Adore it and thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley

Hilde Larsen aka. Tindaloo said...

WOW whatta card!!! gorgeous details and coloring :)

HenP Produkties said...

Wow, what a gorgeous card. And beatiful colors. I really like this card.
Thank you.
Hugs, Hilde and Petra (from Holland).

Pia said...

Your card is just my tast :-) Love the colors and the charm is so cute
Hugs Pyssel Pia

darcy48 said...

Hi Liz what a beautiful card... the colours are stunningx

scrap joanny said...

this is so great card - I love your colours, image and flowers :-)wow - thanks so much for playing with lollipopcrafts - hugs Joanna

Mimi said...

So sweet!! The details are amazing and love the die-cut border!! Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts! ;)

Pendra said...

Wow Liz, you knock my socks right off! Love all the gorgeous layers of your cards, I could look for hours!!!
Crafty Hugs,
Pendra
p.s. If you see my Mojo wandering around, send it home... I'm lonely!!!

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so gorgeous, I love the little watering can charm
Lindsay xx

inkypinkycraft said...

A stunning card, beautifully embellished. Thanks for playing at anything goes this week, hugs trace x dt

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Liz :-) Tilda is lovely and your colouring is FAB !! LOVE the papers and embellies too , totally fanbloomintastic ! :-)

thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Linda said...

Wow Liz what a real magical card!!!! Wow stunning doesn't even begin to define this card!!!!! You really have a way for making cards!!!!! Spectacular!!!!!

D K Crafts said...

Hi Liz. This is really pretty. Love Tilda and the die border is fab. Donna

Annette said...

WOW!! Stunning!
Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
Hugs Annette

Lin said...

Wow, wow, wow, what a stunner! I love EVERYTHING about this.

Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley.

Lin xx

Ren-Yi said...

This is so beautiful, Liz. All the details from the stitching to the beautiful die cut...Just lovely.

Divinity said...

i love all the use of the tags on your cards. i'm truly inspired to try a card like this. :)