Thursday, February 3, 2011

SAY IT IN....PINK, BLUE, CHOCOLATE

It is time for another challenge from AnnaBelle Stamps. Today's challenge is SAY IT IN...PINK, BLUE, CHOCOLATE

I used LIL MICHELLE WITH TEDDY from AnnaBelle Stamps.

I started with my top folded 4 1/2 x 4 1/4 card base. I cut out the largest scallop circle from it leaving room for the fold at the top. Then I cut out the same shape from my pink dp and adhered to the top. This way you get the full shape from the front. I then cut the largest circle from my blue dp and stamped my Michelle two times at an angle toward each other.

I stamped Michelle two times on a post it note and cut each out to use as a mask. I then put them on my blue circle and stamped my sentiment for my background. I drew a pencil line across horizontally at the top and used as a guide across. I did this for each line...lining up the top of my stamp with the line above.

Next I stamped out my girls on each dp for my paper piecing. I then adhered all the pieces and ran it through my cuttlebug using the CB Houndstooth embossing folder. I stamped Michelle's head two more times on white cs and on the browns for her hair. I paper pieced again , embossed and popped up their heads. I used the cute sprinkles from AnnaBelle Stamps for their ponytail holders. I stitched my edge and adhered to the card front.

RECIPE:

STAMPS:Lil Michelle With Teddy (AnnaBelle Stamps)

PAPER:Cottonball White (Clear Dollar Stamps), Echo Park Be Mine, Basic Grey Bittersweet

INK:Momento Dye Ink Pad Rich Cocoa

ACCESSORIES:Sprinkles Mixed Girls (AnnaBelle Stamps), pop up squares, DMC floss, needle, Paper Piercer and mat (We R Memory Keepers), Scallop Circle and Circles Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Cuttlebug, Score Tape, Dimensional Glaze (to glue sprinkles)

TECHNIQUES:Dry Embossing, Stitching, Shape card, Paper Piecing, Paper Tole

9 comments:

Cassie said...

Oh goodness, this is adorable, Lisa! I think I may have to go check out those adorable images :D

Liz Weber said...

Hi Lisa, your card looks fantastic, loving the scalloped circle shaped card, love the very pretty stamped images and just love how you used the sprinkles, way clever!

I hope you have a lovely weekend.

Ida said...

How FUN! - Always fun to see a "circular" card but what I really like is the awesome paper piecing (especially with the hair).

Rene' Sharp said...

What a super fun card Lisa!! Very different, I have really not tried to make many shaped cards!! Have a lovely weekend.

Kylie said...

Love, Love, Love your card Lisa!
Love the shape and they way you stamped your background!
I'm so loving the way you placed your sprinkles in Michelle's hair, reminds me when I was little with those 'bauble, bauble' hair ties, LOVE your card, just LOVE it lol!

Take care,
Kylie X

Sue W said...

Wow Lisa........what a fun card! Love the paper piercing and embossing. Great way to add sprinkles too.......Fabulous!!

Andrea said...

Wow Lisa this is gorgeous! I love the Sprinkles in their hair!
Have a wonderful weekend :)
Andrea
x

Sue Kohler said...

spectacularly creative Lisa!!! the background is amazing, the 2 Michelle's look fabulous together- you rocked this one!! :)

Jerusha said...

This is SUPER cute! I love that you put the Sprink;es in their hair. The backgdound is perfect, too!

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