Sunday, 23 July 2017

A pair of Butterflies

Matching pairs and/or color of orange peel, with a butterfly or two of course!
I made a pair of butterflies, no orange in sight I'm afraid.

 
I used artist pastels to colour them in. To complete I smudged the pastel using an earbud
Supplies:
Pattern: 101 Ideas for embroidery on paper by Erica Fortgens
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Scrap of paper
Flat backed gem sin pink
Pentel artist pastels 
25 july

Saturday, 22 July 2017

Green flowers

CASe this sketch have this cue
 
 
I have really enjoyed stitching the pattern I have used for today's card and did it in a variety of different colours. This is the last one ( for now!)
 
 
I will also be entering this at  Simply less is moore where it's
 
 
 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Thread: DMC 4040
Brad: Uprint Scrapbooking brads D252
27 july
 

Friday, 21 July 2017

Lots of layers

The flower challenge have the following for us
 
 
I experimented a bit with layering, something that isn't my usual style. I did some dry embossing


 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Paper: Strip: Microsoft Publisher
           Pink: 80gsm
Cuttlebug
Die: Swirls
Red Foil
Rolfes metallic pink
Flat backed gem I red
Pattern: Easy Embroidery on Paper by Joke de Vette 
25 july

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Blue and white

Curtain call challenge has a great colour scheme. I love blue and white
 
 
I made another small card which I free hand doodled around the edges to complete.
 
 
 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Liquid Pearls in gold
Pentel fine liner in black

25 july
 

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Just add a twist

Just Add Ink have a fun challenge
 
 
Mine is an abstract shape turned into a Christmas Card

 
 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in white and navy
Thread: DMC Blanche
White beads
             Shape: New Designs, New projects for embroidery on paper by Erica Fortgens

19 july
 

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Blue butterfly

Always playing with paper  have a sketch challenge this time
 
 
I made another butterfly card 

 
 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in plae blue
Thread: Green: DMC 896
Flat packed pearls

 
19 july

Monday, 17 July 2017

Watermelon colours

Color throwdown have a lovely colour palette for us this week.
 
 
I made a small cards

 
Supplies:
Card stock: 160gsm in white
Paper: Freedownload: Source Unknown
Pattern: Free pattern from Stitching Cards. Sadly it is no longer available
Fat backed pearl
 
17 july