Wednesday, 13 July 2011

Thank you shoe!

I had a thank you card to make for a Teacher who loves shoes. I decided to go with a template I found on the net. Printed it directly onto this lovely card, it has a gorgeous soft feel to it. I ran it through my swirly embossing folder and paper pieced the inset with the matching paper. I added some sticky lace, punched a flower and added shading to the heel.
Image - shoe template
Papers - Kanban and Crafters Companion
Embellishments - punched flower, thank you ribbon, pearls, butterflies, sticky lace and glitter
Medium - used some promarkers for highlights
I would like to enter this into
Woodware  USA - paper piecing
Allsorts - free and easy
The Crafty Pad - lots of texture
Simon Says - anything goes
My Mum's craft Shop - swirls and pearls
Scrapbook Sisters - thank you
The Sisterhood of crafters - give thanks
Paper Sundaes - paper piecing


Jemima's Jems said...

Hi pinky, love your card, what a fabby shoe it:)

thank you for joining us at MMCS


Renlymats World of Family & Crafts said...

Your shoe is so cool! I love that you not only paper pieced it but that you also embossed it. Love the trim and flower too. Thanks for playing in the Woodware USA paper piecing challenge.
WW USA July guest designer

scrappyjacky said...

Very pretty,Pinky....and such lovely colours.

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

WOW this is fabulous Pinky! LOVE your choice of color & design! Paper piecing always adds such wonderful dimension! Awesome Job!!

Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood this week! FYI ... Mr. Linky has now been added to the post if you'd like to re-enter your creation ... up to you! Either way, we're glad you came to share your awesome creation!

(One of the Sistahs!)

Sandra said...

Love the cards and what fabulous shoes:) Sandra H

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pinky,
Beautiful colours and a fabulous image.
Fiona x

TannyP said...

What a fabulous Thank You card - that shoe is awesome! Your colors are great and the bow is all the details on the card!

Dawn said...

Lovely Card for a shoe fiend! I love the colour & the paper piecing works so well!
Thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us at The crafty Pad this week in our Texture challenge!
Good Luck

Queenie Jeannie said...

Awesome!!!! I love that shoe!!!!

Lisa Jane said...

what an elegant shoe and gorgeous papers .. love the pastel colours
Lisa x

Nancy said...

This is just perfect!! I love the shoe, and how sweet to truly personalize this card!! Beautiful job! Thanks for joining us this week at Woodware USA!!

Mina said...

wow those colours are gorgeous together Pinky...I love it
Mina xxx

Anita said...

Wow, Pinky, this is amazing. Love those pretty papers and the trim on the shoe is gorgeous.

Pöydän kulmalla näpertelijä said...

So pretty! I love the trim detail on the shoe.

Marie Gamber said...

Now THAT'S a shoe!!!
Hugs, marie

Marie Gamber said...

Now THAT'S a shoe!!!
Hugs, marie

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous Pinky.

brenda said...

What a beautiful fusion of Summery colours Pinky.

Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week and good luck.

B x

Kim. said...

What a beautiful card, love that shoe the embossing and paper piecing really makes it life like.
Kim xXx
p.s thanks for the info on the DCWV paper I am on the look out for that gorgeous pad now!!

Crystal said...

What a fabulous card for a shoe lover & I love how you paper pieced the inset of the shoe. Thank you for playing along with Paper Sundaes "paper piecing" challenge this week :)

Faye said...

This is beautiful. I love your swirls and pearls and lovely soft colours. Thanks for playing with MMCS this week and Good Luck. x

Nicola said...

Fab card Pinky, love the embossing and paper piecing!
Thanks for entering our Free and Easy challenge over at Allsorts this week and good luck!
Love Nicola xxx

Maggie's Crafts said...

Thank you for joining The Crafty Pad this week in LETS SEE LOTS OF TEXTURE challenge!

Your creation is stunning.:)


Jenny said...

Thanks so much for joining in with our challenge this week at Paper Sundaes. I am sure that you have inspired lots of people to try the paper piecing technique. Fabulous shoe!

Becca Fabozzi said...

Really pretty. I love the colors, and that sticky lace is gorgeous. Thanks so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Challenge

Juls said...

this is such a pretty card! Hugs Juls

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