Monday, 16 April 2018

Paper Piecing at IAAS

Good morning and I hope this finds you well.

My post today is to showcase my paper pieced card for International Art and Soul.

My Card


Recipe
7" x 5" base card - ivory pearlescent card
quilt die - cheap die from China
papers - Christmas papers
silk flower from stash

I diecut the die three times in different papers - I used Christmas papers (I think from LOTV) although they don't really look Christmas-sy. Then came the fiddly fun part of putting it altogether and gluing the pieces.  It means I can now do another two cards in a different pattern.

We are a Just For Fun Challenge Blog but we would love you to pop over to the blog and check out what my DT sisters have made. I think we all had fun with this.

Take care and see you again soon.


  

11 comments:

  1. Hi Christine,
    what a very super card and lovely quilted design too.
    I have a similar die I won on Mary H candy on her blog and completely forgot about it so thanks for the reminder.
    Love the papers used also.
    Lots of crafty love and hugs. Jenny L.

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  2. A great idea to use a die for paper piecing (I didn't even think of that) and the papers and colours used are lovely. Hazel x

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  3. Hi Christine this is a stunning card I love the pattern and the papers are so pretty. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  4. Gorgeous card Christine. Love the paper piecing. Only ever done it once myself but I did enjoy it

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  5. This is such a lovely die and it has made up into such a pretty card. I like the colours you chose and best of all line the idea that you can now make three cards in total with your excess cut pieces...YAY!!!

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  6. Fabulous - love the patchwork effect.

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  7. Hi Christine,
    Pretty card.
    Lydia
    x

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  8. Beautifully designed card Christine, love the papers you've chosen too, Kate x

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  9. Absolutely stunning Christine, such a versatile card and yes, I got the die lol :) :) :) xxxxxxx

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  10. Stunning Christine, love this gorgeous design.xx 💖 [Aussie aNNie's Blog]

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  11. Hi Christine
    No, doesn't look very Christmassy but its a splendid card and lovely papers.
    Ang x

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