Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Pixies and Furry Friends


Welcome to another Once Upon a Wednesday with the Pixie Cottage. I hope you all had a fabulous holiday weekend (those of you living in the States that is) everyone else, I hope you had a fabulous weekend anyway :)
Today's challenge at the Pixie Cottage is to honor all of our Furry Friends. We also have a sketch for you to play with by our very own Pam! As always you can choose the theme, the sketch or both!

I used this fun stamp called Down on The Farm by Tina Akonom. Aren't they sweet! I always knew that if I had to meet my food I would become a vegetarian! :)
I hope to see entries from everyone!

Card Recipe:
Stamps: The Pixie Cottage- Down on the Farm
Paper: Scenic Route DP, Bazzill CS
Ink: Distress Ink: Vintage Photo, antique linen, worn lipstick, marigold, shabby shutters, peeled paint, broken china - Tombow Markers
Accessories: Sewing Machine, Pop Dots, Sponges, ribbon, spellbinders dies,gems


Challenges:

Twisted Thursday - Animals
Paper Romance - Furry Friends
A Spoon Full of Sugar - Animal Crackers
Cowgirl Sunday - Anything Goes
Gingerloft - Anything Goes
Stamp Something - Something Cute
Stamping Vacation - Animal with a Beak
365 Cards Day 191 - All Creatures Great and Small
Moving Along With The Times - Stitching
Paper Play - In Stitches
My Time To Craft - Jeweled
Pile it on - Layers
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Flowers


22 comments:

Denise @ kc242 said...

Peggy, I thought that I had seen every possible beautiful card with this image, but I was wrong. This card of yours is stunning! I love all of the tones and embellishments that you have used!
Spectacular take on the sketch this week!
Denise

Birgit said...

I just think this is such a cute card and all the work involved! It is so beautiful. How you put the ribbon inbetween the cut filigree and using all the distress inks and then sewing! Just a wonderful card and it put a smile on my face...Thank you!

Davi said...

Peggy, Love the coloring of your image!! The layers and dps are great with it. The woven ribbon and jeweled flowers and pieced sunflower are a perfect accompaniment!

artish said...

what a happy day at the farm. i LOVE your top decorative strip: fabric/ribbon overlayed with the gemstone centered flowers...ooh la la & eieio! :)

Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW this is super stunning, I love it. Thanks for joining in with us on MAWTT this week HAzelxoxo

Lisa Jane said...

what a lovely image. I love the punched ribbon border
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Lisa ;)

Brenda Brown said...

Great card Peggy, love the colours you have used and that image is sweet.
Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT this week.
Luv Brenda xxx

Sharon said...

This is sensational Peggy. The image really 'pops' with your beautiful colouring. Lovely attention to the little details and wonderful papers too.
Hugs,
Sharon xx

Tami said...

It is an honor to have you play at Gingerloft. Great job

kelli said...

Wow your stitching is incredible!! Thanks for joining us at MAWTT! x

Edith said...

Pretty, pretty! Great mix of colors, beautifully painted, image is so cute and the flowers border is amazing. I love your card Peggy!
:) Edih

Tanya R said...

This is one of my favorite Pixie Stamps, and I love how you popped it up and colored it in.
Hugs
Tanya

Lori said...

Very creative, Peggy! I love how you've 'popped' out the flower. Great dimension and overall design. Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Romance.
Love and hugs ~ Lori

Scrappy said...

Oh goodness! How cute is this! Thanks for joining us this week at Pile it On! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!

Deirdre said...

Aaaahhh, so sweet, love it. Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week. ♥

Anne said...

Your card is so beautiful Peggy! The coloring and all the layers looks beautiful too ;)

Hugs, Anne

Marianne said...

Stunning card, the stitching, the border with the flowers, your coloring! Great work!
I am a farmgirl and i love this farmcard!
Thanks for playing along at cowgirl sunday challenge!
marianne

Pam said...

I can't believe you colored this with distress inks. The colors are so beautiful! You sure are a talented lady! You slide show looks fabulous!
Hugs,
Pam

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my goodness Peggy this is absolutely delightful I am so loving that image and the colours a wonderful job thank you for sharing it with us at Stamping Vacation.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Pam said...

So pretty!

Bonnie - Really Reasonable Ribbon said...

Cute card Peggy. I love the way you used the ribbon. Thanks so much for joining our Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge.

Melissa said...

Really sweet card. I really like the ribbon border! We are so glad to have you join us at Shirley's 2 girls!

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