Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Hang On WE're going for a ride...


Today at Paper Pretties our challenge theme is Paper Piecing.

Link back your new creation for a chance to win!!

I was inspired by this
Sweet Sunday Sketch #100

Colour Create's color inspiring photo:

pink, grey,blue, cream/white

and the following challenges:

Design Dollies Have a Hand At it…I literally drew the stamp by hand :)
Scrap Creations Love is in the AIR
Pile It On anything
Fuzzy Wuzzy anything
Flutterby Wednesday Open week….Current of Butterflies!
to create this...

Very dimensionally pieced...

you don't even need 3-d glasses!

Officially a quote by Celine Dion, but my mommy,

to this day sends me encouraging words of 'mental altitude' like this....

A close up of the current of butterflies...

(for the other new release from this week's Monday Whatnots...what's not to Love...
look at my previous post)

Good Luck and happy paper piecing!!!!!!!
Floating over to the

The Pixie Cottage

Where the NOSE...

knows where to find a great sketch...

and our theme is LOVE.

(You have the option to create with both or one or the other!)

I combined both with this Brand NEW image...

PUPCAKE digi by ARTish

(in color)

to create this...

he is entered in the following challenges:

Paper Crafting Journey lets get digital
Wood Ware USAred, pink, white
Secret Crafters Saturday With Love
Wags n Whiskers With Love
Paper Play Cutie Patootie
Sassy Studio Use it Up—the felt and gemstone hearts

embellished with a trio of felt hearts...

to emphasize...

Have a 'LOVEly' time creating. Good Luck!!
Link back your NEW creation to
The Pixie Cottage


And speaking of Paper Piecing....
these are the two Uniquely Pieced Fairies
I currently have up for auction on eBay.
They are made with the unscripted movement of my scissors;
no patterns are used or made!
Invite one to fly to your neck of the world!

Have a fantastically creative week!


  1. Ian is just WOW, awesome creation, I had to admire it over and over again, couldn´t stop myself.
    And the other creations are so adorable.
    How do you apply the glitter to the puppy?

    Hugs, Nadine

  2. gorgeous cards... I love the felt hearts, they are so cozy....

  3. WOW WOW WOW WOW ...............

  4. I love that hot air balloon basket!!

    Thank you for joining us at PCj this challenge and we look forward to seeing you again soon!
    Lisa x

  5. WOW!!!! These are all absolutely incredible!!! Amazing talent!

  6. Gorgeous creations!! I love them all!! And, the intricacy of the balloon basket is WOW! Thanks for joining us at Woodware USA this week! And, two of these cards would qualify at the Flutter By Wednesday challenge also!

  7. Wow absolutely stunning creations, and coloured so beautifully,
    thanks for joining us at Secret Crafter: 117: With Love,
    Good luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :) x.

  8. Ohhh my word your work is always AMAZING!!

  9. Oh, I just love the elephant and the card you made with it! The other card with the pupcake is very sweet.

  10. We are not worthy! What amazing creativity ArTish! Thanks so much for your beautiful entry into the Colour Create Challenge. I'm in awe of your new Pixie Image...soooo sweet and your card is just brilliant. Your fairies look so pertty too.
    Sharon xx

  11. oh my gosh what a jam-packed to the top with fabby goodness post! LOVE your art!

  12. Wow these cards are all awesome - I especially love the felt embellishments! Thanks for playing with us at WoodwareUSA and Flutter By wednesday!

  13. Wow, girl...those are fabulous! I love your Ian card!

  14. Amazing. Love the background with all the stitching and detail with the delightful elephant. The air balloon is wonderful too with the sparkly basket! The puppy is adorable and the sentiment is so cute! Incredible talent.

    Thanks for sharing your card(s) with us at the Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge this month.

    Sue Drees

  15. Beautiful "With Love" card

    Thanks for joining us on Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge :)

    Hugs Jane x

  16. Amazing creations, I am sold on your flying balloon elephant!!! So cute!!

  17. great looking balloon, love all the blingey stuff. and the cupcake looks good enough to eat.

  18. Lovely creations again and again an adorable digi!!!

  19. Oh my word! I love your creations! Super cute and full of personality!! Thanks for joining the WWUSA challenge this week!!

  20. beautiful work!! Love them all...thanks for joining FBW

  21. Wow wow wow, I love your hand-drawn stamps, and I love all the layering up on your flying elephant :) Thanks for joining us at Design Dollies!

  22. Gorgeous cards!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC & Pile It On!
    Helen x

  23. Great stamp! Love it! thanks for playing with teh Dollies!

  24. wow you've been busy and what a great aspect of the elements challenge!!! drawing the stamp!! WOW.. thanks sooo much for playing along with the Dollies this week!!!

  25. Such fab job on all the creations. :)

  26. So cute! Love all the cards! Loved reading about your name and all the art work you've done in the past. Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wed!

  27. Wow! I'm LOVING ALL your creations. I think the elephant is adorable, the pooch is too cute and that girl with the flowing hair is just awesome!!! Thanks for playing in the WoodwareUSA Challenge this week. Good luck!


  28. Great cards! I love the layered effect on the first one! So pretty!
    Thanks for joining the Colour Create challenge this fortnight!
    Hugs, Dena

  29. All I can say is WOW!!!!! Beautiful cards. Thanks for playing with the Dollies!

  30. Awwww, these are all so cute!!! Look at the magic you've created with simple papers, wow, very clever and totally pretty!! Love that hot air balloon too!!
    hugs, stephanne