Monday, 3 May 2010

Knitting together

Monning everyone, my card today has the theme of knitting/sewing.
I'm entering it in 2 challenges the firest challenge is
Stamping sisters in christ challenge 37. which is centered around Plasm 139.13.
You created my inmost being you knit me together in my mothers womb.I praise you, I'm fearfully and wonderfully made. You had to make a card with sewing or knitting in it.
 The other challenge is
Just magnolia challenge week 53. Where I followed a sketch by Bev.
The card.
 I used a rusty colourd card for my base card, then used K&co papers Lifes  journey paper which I've had in my craft box it seems forever.
I faux stiched around the edge then paper rolled the middle sheet and distressed with wild honey ink.
Lemon ribbion across the middle.
Magnolia stamp girl with basket couloured in with pro markers on  oval white card.
Ivory and blush for face, pink carnation for cheeks.
Hair was  buttercup, tulip yellow and gold,
Basket and shoes oatmeal and coco,
Clothes coral, peach, burnt orange and chestnut.
Finished off with some small wool balls and a charm.
Thank you for looking.


  1. Hi Karen - this is so sweet! I love the scissors - that a cute touch! Gorgeous image and lovely colouring!! Well done on both challenges! Love it! We are glad you joined us this week at Stampin' Sisters in Christ - we would love to see you again next week!! {{{hugs}}}
    Linda SSIC Design Team

  2. Oh I see where you added the little balls of yarn for her basket, what a sweet addition to your card, such great texture! Thank you for participating in our challenge this week at Stampin' Sisters in Christ, I always enjoy looking at a Tilda card.

  3. Darling card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Just Magnolia this week! Hope to see you back again soon! :)

  4. This is just adorable and a great take on the sketch thanks for joining us this week on JM.
    Sheila xx