Sunday 4 February 2018

The Flower Challenge #17 Paper Piecing

Hi there friends, it's time for another challenge over at 'The Flower Challenge'. Here is my DT card,
this month we want to see some 'Paper Piecing'. Please make a note that is it is Paper PIECING and not Paper Piercing ! easy to confuse the two!

Come and have a peek at my card, I hope it inspires you to take part. If you haven't tried this before, you just have to use a piece of patterned paper on part of your image. See the DT's examples if you are not sure ;) 

White Linen card
Silver sparkly card
AltENew Build a flower Anenome stamp & die
Penny Black Love die 
Brenda Walton scrapbook design paper
Versafine Onyx Black ink
Gamsai Tambi paint
I made an A6 top fold card base, added a smaller top piece. Then I stamped my flower and leaves and stamped my flower again onto my patterned paper. I used my flower die to cut my patterned piece. 

Then I cut my sentiment and added both to my card topper. I water coloured around my leaves  to match my flower. Then I added the topper to my card base.

Please add our cue card below when entering our challenge.



sandy's crafty bits said...

Hi there Viv ... just love your 'Paper Piecing' card ... love the blue colours and love the "love" word ... hope you have had a great weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Rosemary said...

lovely card, viv!! your paper pieced flower is beautiful!!

Michelle W said...

Beautiful paper piecing Viv!

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Viv, such a pretty paper pieced flower.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Aileen said...

I Love the paper you have used for this paper piecing it has given a real 3D effect. Love the look mf hugs Aileen

Quillish said...

What a gorgeous card ... I had to see how you did. Thank you for inspiring!

Viv said...

Another lovely card Viv! x

Mac Mable said...

Such a pretty effect you've achieved with this paper piecing technique. Looks so beautiful x

Gerrina said...

Your flower got so beautiful colour with the paper! Great inspiration! Hugs, Gerrina

Cara said...

I love how you used floral paper to create your flower, so pretty x

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

SO VERY lovely.

Maria Rodriguez. said...

Vivien, what a gorgeous paper you used for your paper pieced card and the water color detail on the background looks amazing.
Love the "Love" sentiment, beautiful font.
Gorgeous card, Viv.

Susan said...

I love that you used "flower" paper to piece the big bloom! Very creative...and just beautiful!

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