Wednesday, May 22, 2013


Make It Monday #117 - Paper Piecing 
See Melissa's video HERE.

This is a great technique for flowers, but it is also fun to try paper piecing other images, which I hope to have time to play with this week.

Passion for Papertrey - Inspired by Nature 
The Challenge this week is to create a card that is nature-inspired, check it HERE

Papertrey Ink products: used:
Stamps:  Beautiful Butterflies sentiment
Papers:  Dotty Biscotti Patterned Papers

Other supplies:  Flower stamp is from Ditto; Birds & Swirls embossing folder by Cuttlebug on Kraft cardstock base;  Scalloped border punch by Martha Stewart on Paint chip (Aegean Blue) by Martha Stewart Living;; Ribbon, Button, heart-shaped Bling from Michael's


  1. Pretty colors on your flower, Helen! I also like the decorative edge on your card :-)

  2. Love the bright paper you used for the flower Helen - also one of my fav embossing folders along with the edged border creates a really lovely card!

  3. This is bright and beautiful! I love the addition of that cute button!

  4. What a fun and cheery flower you made! Love all the patterns and colors! Thank you for your sweet comment on my card!

  5. So bright and fun! Great paper piecing.

  6. Helen this is gorgeous! What a beautiful and elegant card! Great choice of papers too!

  7. So pretty! Great idea to use the embossing with the lovely pieced flower. And love the colors as well!