Saturday, October 1, 2011

Kraftin' Kimmie Challenge #98 - Paper Piecing!



 ....And it's Saturday??!!
Where did this week go?? 
I feel like this year has just flown by and I still haven't 
got half of what I wanted to get done done...And it's
October people...OCTOBER!! A little under 3 months
and it's Christmas... OMGoodness...LOL!

 Ok, enough of me whingeing...
This week's
Kraftin' Kimmie Challenge
is being hosted by one of our new but extremely talented
and gorgeous (and she's Australian like me) Nicole...

This week Nic would like you to do some "Paper Piecing" 
on your card...

This is mine...



For this project I thought I would colour in one of Kimmie's new
Christmas images "The Shepard". This gorgeous little guy is 
included in the "O Holy Night Christmas Nativity Set" designed
by Cheryl Alger, which you can find in the Kraftin' Kimmie Store 
for $24.00.

The papers are from My Minds Eye's Lost and Found "Portobello
Road" 6x6 paper pad. I used Jen Shults Deconstructing Sketch
#19 for inspiration...



 I coloured in the Shepard in with my Prisma pencils
 and for the challenge part I paper pieced his robes..
 which isn't as easy as it looks...


 
 Last of all I decorated the inside of the card with one of  the
perfect "Nativity Sentiments" that you can also find in the store...



Now, please don't forget about Kimmie's
FRUGAL FRIDAYS!!!
Each Friday we will be posting 6-7 stamps that will be on sale at
LEAST 40% off!! These items will be on sale until Sunday night
ONLY, so be sure to scoop them up!

The stamps on sale this weekend are: Noelle, Valentine Willard,
Thankful Sentiments, Sledding Pals, Shovelling Miles and
and Butterflies Flutter By.

Also...
Kimmie has decided to throw a Surprise Sale this 
weekend!!! In order to celebrate World Cardmaking Day,
is having a big 'ol Krafty Sale!!! Over 100 of our awesome
stamps from ALL of our different lines of images will be on sale 
25-50% off beginning Saturday morning and running until 
Monday night. So scoop up some amazing new rubber for 
someone on your Christmas list. And don't forget our  
September Gimme Kimmie Kits
are only available until Monday night as well!!

If you would like to play along with us this week all
you need to do is head on over to the
Kraftin' Kimmie Challenge Blog
checkout all the details and then go and make a gorgeous
card with a little bit of paper piecing on it...Easy!
AND if you use a Kraftin' Kimmie image you could
win the very fun and fabulous image of "Gift Wrapping Elf" 
that Nic has featured on her fabulous card today...

 Thanks For Looking!!


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