Saturday, 12 July 2014

Patchwork Boat

Hi Crafters,
Hope you are all well. I'm wishing for summer to return to us, the last few days have been like winter :(   We've had rain, high winds and it's been quite chilly.
On to my card for today though and as promised it's the second of the two cards that I made for my Great Nephew.....


One year old - where has that year gone?
For this card I paper pieced the sail boat using some of the many snippets of patterned paper from my ever-growing paper mountain, lol. The stamp is from Woodware and aptly named 'Patchwork Boat', so cute for a young baby card don't you think? I then layered the boat on to a circle and scalloped circle die cut, used some more patterned papers from The Mountain and cut a number '1' from my very useful MFT Die-namics 'By The Numbers' die, added a few pearls, ribbon and some faux stitching.

I'm entering these challenges:
Scribble & Scrap - #22 Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes
Sister Act - #65 Anything Goes
Creative Fingers - #43 Anything Goes
 
 
Tomorrow I will be here with my creation for our friendly Christmas Card Club, we make a Christmas card every fortnight to lighten the load on us in the run up to December. Hope you can join me then.
 
Bye for now,
 
Lorraine

9 comments:

cuilliesocks said...

Sweet card, I love the patchwork boat with the lovely papers, Kate x

Lexie said...

Great card. Love the paper piecing and colours. Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
xx

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Wishcraft said...

Love the little boat, fab card Lorraine :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Tracy said...

Awww so sweet. I love that you paper pieced the boat. All the patterns are really fun. Hugs!

debby4000 said...

Love your Patchwork boat and what a fabulous card it makes.
luv
Debby

Gina Knott said...

Love this card and the wonderful paper piecing. Fabulous design and colours.
Hugs
Gina x

coops said...

so stunning lorraine.i love your colours and the patchwork boat is so cute ;D

xx coops xx

Elizabeth Hart said...

Wow - perfect paper piecing on this card - love the colors. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Creative Fingers Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)