Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Mothermark's Teapot Tuesday Challenge #69

So yesterday, I hinted to how I would use these gorgeous papers from Sweet Cassie. Well......here is what I had in mind. My brother brought me this magazine from the UK called Craft Stamper. My awesome SIL picked it out for me. Thanks Mitz. On the last page, they show a card made using strips of scrap paper. Great way to use up scraps. I chose to use strips of Cassie's RAK DP. I love it!!!!

I am bringing my favorite flowers, Daisies to the teaparty.

I used EVERYDAY JARGON, PANSY from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS.

I cut 1/4 strips and adhered them to my CS (4 1/2 square card). It was curved when I finished so I let it sit under a stack of books over night then I adhered it to heavy cardstock, using dimensionals because I wanted to cover up the back of brads. I used the flourish from Pansy set around the edges in white and black. Not sure I like it but wasn't about to scrap it. No sir! Not after all that glueing of the strips. Are you kidding? Hee.

Thanks for visiting me today.

Stamps: Everyday Jargon, Pansy from Clear Dollar Stamps
Paper: Neenah Solar White (from Clear Dollar Stamps), RAK DP, Metallic Cover Pomegranate for base (The Paper Company)
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black (Clear Dollar Stamps), Whisper White (Stampin Up)
Accessories: Paper Piercer, Needle, DMC floss, Mousepad, Martha Stewart Daisy Border and Corner Punches, Rhinestone Brads(Michaels), Martha Stewart Rhinestone Stickers, Dimensionals
Techniques: Hand stitching, Paper Piecing

5 comments:

Cassie said...

That deserves a WOWZWERS, Lisa!!! That is absolutely beautiful, I just don't even know what to say! Let's just say you have me grinning from ear to ear ;D

Chef Mama Lori said...

How sweet of Cassie to send you the papers & I agree with her: WOWZERS!!!! This is gorgeous!

I haven't been blog hopping (or stamping) lately and just couldn't wait a day longer to pop in & say hi!

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Wowwwwwwwwwee!! this is so BEAUTIFUL!! I hope you have a blessed day tomorrow with your family my friend. *BIG HUGS* sue

Joan Ervin said...

You did a beautiful job on this, Lisa...your papers look gorgoeus and I LOVE the background white lacy layer!!!! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!!!

Dawn B. said...

This is beautiful Lisa.. Just like you. .I love the way you used your punch and this paper is so fun.. Hope your Thanksgiving was full of blessings..Huge hugs.

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