Wednesday, 3 May 2017

A 'Paper Pieced' Card

Today I have a birthday card to share with you which I have paper pieced.
I have been seeing quite a few cards just recently using this technique,
so I thought I would give it a try.

I really like the effect the two layers gives to the flowers. The first layer I glued
down fully, the second layer I just partially glued.


Products used:-
Lawn Fawn - Stitched Square Frames
Digi Stamp Boutique - Quirky Flower
Sentiment Stamp - free with Craft Magazine
Papers from my stash
Promarkers
Misti

Challenges entered:-
Always Fun Challenges - Flowers
Incy Wincy Designs - Clean and Simple
Whoopsi Daisy - Tic Tac Toe Challenge (3 in a Row) - Digi/Gems/Faux Stitching
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes/Optional Twist - Anything Spring
Glitter 'N' Sparkle Challenge - Flower Power
The Paper Players- Tic Tac Toe Challenge - Green/Die-Cut/Leaf
Make My Monday Challenge - Flowers
Craftaholics R Us - Spring Colours or Flowers
Shopping Our Stash - Back to Basics 'Fussy Cutting'
AAA Cards - Bright and Beautiful


Thanks for stopping by.
Janice x

22 comments:

  1. Really pretty colours and I love those dainty blooms. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards and good luck with the DT call.

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  2. What a sweet card! The paper pieced flowers are so perfect. Did you fussy cut them?? I think I've paper pieced just once and discovered that I'm a lazy crafter and didn't like to fussy cut. Your card is simply lovely and inspires me to try it again!

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    1. Yes Birgit, the flowers were fussy cut! 😊

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  3. Absolutely gorgeous! Love the flowers!
    Valerija xx

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  4. Very pretty. Thanks for sharing at Craftaholics R Us.
    ~Owner/DT Janis

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  5. Lovely card, Janice, and such a pretty frame to go with your lavender flowers! I especially like your sentiment! hugs, de

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  6. Beautiful card, Janice. I love the colours and the way the flowers are only partially stuck down - very effective. xx

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  7. A beautiful card Janice, pretty flowers and lovely colours.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  8. Beautiful card Janice, love the flowers and lovely sentiment, works perfect with your background.
    Pam x

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  9. Love your flowers I think they are so beautiful paper pieced! That background Designer Paper is gorgeous! And a nice big bold sentiment. Love this!

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  10. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Craftaholics, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  11. This is gorgeous - lovely paper piecing!

    Hugz Tinz

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  12. Love this Janice! You've done a great job with the paper piecing and I hope to see more. Shabneez x

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  13. So pretty, there are so many lovely papers out there to use for paper piecing, love your colors and pretty stamp!

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  14. Lovely flowers, Janice. Beautifully done. Thanks for playing along at AAA Cards.

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  15. LOVE this pretty paper pieced card xxx

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  16. A beautiful card, sweet design – thanks for joining in the Glitter ‘N’ Sparkle - Flower Power. I am now following your lovely blog! – Sarah DT – If you would like to follow me too mine is: http://magentasnowflake.blogspot.co.uk

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  17. Beautiful card. I really like the two layers too. Thanks for joining us at Always Fun Challenges.
    Misty DT

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  18. Lovely flowers and the patterned frame is perfect. Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

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  19. Such a clean and simple card but so pretty. I love it! So glad you played with us at Make My Monday challenges.

    Robbie

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  20. Very sweet and pretty. Thanks for joining us at Make My Monday challenge. All the best. Nandini, DT

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  21. Hi and welcome to are Challenge this month.Thank you for sharing your project with us good luck with your entry hope to see you again soon hugs Sue DT xx
    http://cutedaisymay.blogspot.co.uk/

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Many thanks for taking the time to leave me a comment.
Janice x