Saturday, 8 November 2014

Paper Piecing at A Gem of a Challenge

Hello again my lovely crafty friends.
I hope you are having a good weekend.
As promised I am here with my second card of the day.

Today is the start of a new
For the next 2 weeks our fun theme picked by the lovely Helen  is
Paper Piecing
The prize for the winner is 2 Individual Digi images
(NO SETS, PERSONALISED WATERMARK'S OR SENTIMENT SETS
of the winners choice from PINKGEM DESIGNS.....

I have used the adorable Chilly with Robins and paper pieced his scarf.

Items Used:
Digi-Stamp - Pink Gem Designs Chilly and Robins  coloured with Promarkers
Papers - LOTV Snow Princess
Dies - Memory Box Grand Merry Christmas
Wild Rose Studio Snowflake Corner
Stardust Stickles
Silver Gems


If you take a look at A Gem of a Challenge you will see the wonderful creations made by the rest of the Design Team and see who were the winners of the last challenge.

I would like to enter my card into the following fabulous challenges:
Squirrel's SNOW-vember Challenge- use snowmen, snowwomen, snowanimals!
Winter Wonderland - Frosty the Snowman
Scrapper's Delight - Anything Goes or Paper piecing


Thank you for taking the time to stop and look at my blog, I really do appreciate it.
I hope you enjoy the rest of the weekend.
Bye for now
hugs

72 comments:

Lisa xx said...

oh this is gorgeous Sue, such a sweet snowman xx

Lisa xx said...

oh this is gorgeous Sue, such a sweet snowman xx

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Sue, and I love the cute snowman and pretty corner die.
Have a lovely weekend
Lorraine x

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous love that die
hugs Kate xx

brenda said...

Fab card Sue and love the happy snowman.

Have a good weekend.

B x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Lovely card Sue, the snowman looks lovely with his paper pieced hat and scarf. Susan x

Sarah said...

Lovely card Sue, love the pretty colour xx

Shona Hamill said...

Gorgeous card, Shona x

Redanne said...

Your card is so beautiful, I love the snowflake border at the top and you have reminded me that I have that wonderful memory box Christmas die - thank you! Wonderful inspiration. Hugs, Anne xx

Donna Ellis said...

Hi, Sue! I love how you tied those colors in and used both negative and positive images with your little snowman! It's so cute. It would also work beautifully with the Scrapy Land Challenge in case you are interested! LOVE your sweet happy card! hugs, de

ALI said...

So cute, I lOve it, love the corner die and snowman.

Sue said...

Love your card Sue,super snowman and paper piecing.
Hugs xx

Ingrid Kristina V said...

Your snowman is so adorable! Gorgeous card! X

Doreen said...

Love the fab image,design and colours.xxx

Sarah said...

Such a beautiful festive card Sue, love the colours and the image is so sweet x

*Vicki* said...

Love the die cut sentiment and your snowman is the cutest! Fabulous card Sue!! HUGS :)

Sue said...

Sue, love your little snowman, and his paper pieced hat and scarf. The word die is awesome. Beautiful card.

Enjoy the weekend.

Hugs
Sue

Lucy Woods said...

Really cute bold design! Gorgeous image and fab paper piecing!
Lucy x

Wendy L said...

Hi, just catching up on all blogs. Gorgeous card, xxxx

Molecraft said...

Fabulous, love the colours!
Helen x

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Love how you combined the die with your snowman to create this gorgeous card. I MUST get that die now. Have a fun and crafty weekend.

Jacquie said...

Two beautiful cards Sue, loving the snowman image.

love & hugs

Jacquie J XXX
http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Sue, I love your adorable image and you have used my favourite die.
Pauline
x

Laine said...

So pretty Sue, with such lovely die cuts.
Laine
xx

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

Oh what a beauty! This is lovely Sue xx

Chrissy said...

A super cute snowman Sue and love his paper pieced scarf..gorgeous card.

luv CHRISSYxx

Christine Harrop said...

Such a cute image Sue. Love your card. Hugs Christine xx

chrissy xx said...

Awhh! He is a sweetie! Loving your colours and this pretty little scarf.
That hat looks cute too!
Chrissyxx

Sue said...

Awww this is so lovely Sue...huggles Sue xx

Carol said...

Gorgeous card Sue, love this adorable image and his fab scarf. Carol x

marion said...

very very cute, lovely snowman, hugs, Marion

andree said...

A very sweet card Sue xx

rachel said...

This is just gorgeous Sue - that Snowman is brilliant and I adore that die - fabulous and so very useful! Big hugs rachel x

Penny said...

Awwww, so sweet, Sue! Love the snowman and his birdies! Great design & color palette! Love the paper-piecing, coloring, and all the fab die cuts! :^)
Hugs, Penny

pam said...

This is gorgeous Sue, love your snowman image, looks lovely sitting on M/B die, beautiful colour background.
pam

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Sue, love the cute snowman and fab corner die.
Hugs
Wendy xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Love that sentiment and it looks great with Chilly. Love the purple.

McCrafty's Cards said...

beautiful card Sue, I like the gorgeous image and your paper piecing
Kevin xx

Jackie said...

What a wonderful card Sue, lovely paper piecing. It's been a long, long time since I did any, Hmmmmmmm, methinks it's time for having a go again... :o)
Jackie xx

Pop's Cards said...

This is just gorgeous sweetie, hugs Pops x x x

Donna said...

Adorable Christmas card Sue, I love seeing lilac and white together and your paper piecing looks ace! :) Donna ♥ x

Squirrel x said...

Awwh, love this Sue, such a gentle feel to it. Love the snowman, he is a cutie, and your perfect card. Thanks for playing along at Snowvember. Hugs xx

aussie aNNie said...

Brilliant card Sue, love paper piecing myself so this is up my ally of a challenge.xx

The Journey is the Start

Pia S said...

This is so sweet! Paper piecing is my favorite technique so I might make a card for this challenge. It looks great in purple, and I love that sentiment die!

KraftyKoolKat said...

Such great paper piercing Sue,lovely cute image and an awesome layout.
Hugs
Cathy
Xxx

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Sue - love the LO and uber cute snowman.
Hope you've had a wonderful weekend.
Debs xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

Ohhh this is gorgeous, I love the snowmen and the Robins. Marlene

crafty-stamper said...

Love the cute paper pieced image and die-cuts
Carol x

Karen said...

Sue, this is just beautiful! What a precious snow sweetheart... the image is darling and I love your paper piecing! I have longed for Snow Princess and you've used it so wonderfully here... I can't get over the stunning shades of purple and sweet designs in the collection. The snowy border and fabulous sentiment are stunning. I hope you know that your creations always warm my heart. :o) I hope you've had a blessed weekend, my dear and sweet friend.

Hugs and blessings,
Karen

Tracy said...

That sentiment die cut is so cool and so is the lovely soft purple you've used. It's a great color to transmit that frosty winter feel. Hugs!

Hazel said...

A gorgeous card, Sue. Hazel x

Pamellia Johnson said...

Late to the party again, I see! Better late than never to tell you how much I love your holiday card Sue! The merry christmas cut out is fantastic and so is that snowflake flourish! My fav though, is your sweet little snowman with his very own little birdie! Helllooo, how adorable is that! big hugs my friend :)

Donna Mosley said...

Beautiful card Sue, love it!

Donna x

Mau xx said...

What a Brilliant card Sue, love the cute snowman.

hugs xx

Inky Angel said...

Love all snowmen but this one is super adorable Sue. It is awesome how you paired it up with these gorgeous dies.
Hugs, Katie

Elise said...

Hi Sue! Oooh this is simply DARLING! I love these colors mixed together, and Love those die cuts! A lovely Winter Wonderland you've made!

Big Hugs to you,
Elise

Janice said...

It's that die again! Love it and I love your card. Mr Snowman sits so perfectly above the greeting, Jx

Gail Townsend said...

Gorgeous card love how you have done the sentiment. Gail

coops said...

so gorgeous sue.beautiful icy colours and dies and i love your jolly snowman :D

xx coops xx

coldwaters2 said...

Absolutely gorgeous, fun card Sue I adore that cute snowman also the lovely dies you have used, excellent make.
hugs
lorraine x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Such a cute, fun card.
Caroline xxx

XxJULESxX said...

Gorgeous cute card Sue!

Nannieflash said...

Hi Sue, oh wow what a stunning card, I love how youve paper pieced his hat. hugs Shirleyxxxxxxx

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

Such a lovely card, as always. I love your beautiful die-cuts and paper-pieced snowman.
Rebecca.
x

Jane Savage said...

I’d like a hat and scarf like that! Another truly beautiful design, Sue! That sentiment die is amazing! xxx

Patricia said...

Brilliant card Sue,
Love the addition of the cute Snowman with that great Merry Christmas Die.
Are you OK??
Hugs

Patricia xx

mixamatoasties said...

Aww, what a sweetie! No. Not buying it. Nope. Nope. Nope.

Susan xx

Susangail Powell said...

SO. DARN. CUTE!!!! I think I need that image! I love the die you used too. Fantastic card!

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

That's gorgeous Sue! Love the sweet image and your paper piecing is fab. Such a fabulous sentiment die too. Love it. Hugs, Wends x

Cat's sCrap said...

Wonderful cuts and beautiful composition for a fabulous design card ! Bravo !

Hugs from France.
Catherine.

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful card Sue, as always and a stunning image thanks for joining in our challenge of anything goes/paper piecing..
aNNie Scrappers Delight DT Member

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Beautiful card Sue...love the snowman image and the papers...Joolsx

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