Friday, February 10, 2012

CAS-ual Fridays...Love Ya to Pieces

The challenge this week at CAS-ual Fridays is to make a card using paper piecing!  Used a stamp from Hero Arts that was perfect for paper piecing...only I went a little crazy:
 Ok...I'm just gonna say..You could do this a lot easier than I did, but I even paper pieced EACH DOT ON THE FLOWER...well, what can I say...Princess Diaries 1 and 2 were on...my son and I were sitting watching...time to kill...movies I've seen countless times before...so time to cut little circles.  I thought, in the end...it DID look cuter with the added dots...but it's not for everyone!!  This stamp from Hero Arts...this is what it looks like on the block:
so a great stamp for paper piecing.  Used Stampin Up design paper, white and black with a big black vinyl covered brad.  Embossed the yellow strip and used a sentiment from Hero Arts, too.  It was just a yellow kind of day...probably because it was so gray here today!!
My thanks and appreciation for the recognition of last week's entry into CAS-ual Friday's Red Carpet challenge!!  I am honored and thrilled to be A V.I.P...very cool!!!!!
Thanks for visiting me today!! Hugs!! Lisa

15 comments:

  1. Congratulations on your much deserved V.I.P. at CAS-ual Fridays. You card totally rocked! This is GORGEOUS! Love the paper pieced dots on the flower - Gorgeous!!!

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  2. I love your card and all the paper piecing is awesome! You have much more patience than me:) Hugs x x

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  3. You rocked this challenge! I love love love that you paper pieced the dots! Woman after my own paper piecing heart :) Congratulations on your honors last week, the Girl Fridays just loved your card :) Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  4. Congrats on your VIP! Your card was super!!!
    Love how you took the time to paper piece the detail on your flower. Fabulous job! Beautiful card!!

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  5. This card it is so beautiful, flower looks gorgeous!!!

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  6. Beautiful card, love the colors and texture!

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  7. Just discovered your blog and had to leave some love, wow, beautiful cards!

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  8. Yay congrats on being a VIP Lisa, that card was fabulous :0)
    You certainly deserve some recognition for all the fussy cutting on this one too!!! Actually I could do loads too if I joined James whilst he watched his favourite tv programmes! Love the end result, fab colour :0)
    Jenny x

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  9. I agree with everything said .....and really havent got anything more to add....but just wanted to leave some love...OH and please dont stop with the perfect little details...they are the fabest!

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  10. Well done on your VIP! Superb flower and worth all that paper piecing. x

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  11. Congratulations Lisa, well deserved recognition of your very real talent:0) This little beauty is stunning, xxx

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  12. This is so pretty and elegant! Love the soft, sweet colors. Congrats on being last week's VIP - such a well deserved honor! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays! We're so glad you did!!

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  13. Boy does this make me smile! I love the paper piecing. It makes such a beautiful flower. Just the ticket for a gloomy day.

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I so appreciate your comments...thank for taking the time to write:)!! Hugs!! Lisa