Sunday, April 2, 2017

Dance

Tonight my friend, Mary, will be making a card live on Facebook. She posted it in her blog today for an Autism blog hop by various card makers...such a worthy cause. I will be watching her tonight, but I have already CASE'd her card and am entering mine in Making Memories Challenge #3 - Add Some Layers. You can see Mary's card on her Facebook page Stamps-n-Lingers and hopefully, you will tune in. She's creative AND funny. 

Here's my card...

For my card base I used Whisper White, then a layer of Night of Navy, Canary Yellow, a layer of Whisper White stamped with the lace pattern from Touches of Texture, a layer of navy, yellow and another of white stamped with one of the stamps from Beautiful You. It's the first time I have ever done paper piecing...which is a little bit like cutting out paper dolls! I used the Affectionately Yours DSP. All products are Stampin Up with the exception of Canary Yellow which is from the defunct Office Max! Here's the inside...
I added an Affectionately Yours washi tape strip because, apparently, the card base was going to be used for another card and there was a strip of glued on...and I mean GLUED on DSP that didn't match my card! I did the same layers as the front and stamped one of the sentiments from Beautiful You.

Thanks for looking!


4 comments:

  1. A beautiful lace background, and a gorgeous paper pieced image.
    Thanks for joining us at Making Memories Crafting Challenge.
    Hope to see you again next month.
    Janice DT

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    1. Thank you, Janice! You're on for next month!!

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  2. Oh my goodness, Karen! You did a super job with this! I LOVE the Affectionately Yours as her dress - it's a really inspired choice! Beautiful card! Thanks for the shout-out, too! M

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    1. I can't begin to tell you how much you inspire me, Mary.

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