Saturday, 12 May 2012

My Crafty Heart DT Card - Sofia Wishes

Here is another gorgeous Stampavie image called 'Sofia Wishes' and it is one of the wonderful Sarah Kay images available at My Crafty Heart. Isn't she adorable!! I've gone for a Little House on the Prairie look with this card and paper-pieced her dress, pinafore and bonnet to match the papers. It was quite fiddly to cut out with all those frills! :-) 

All available from My Crafty Heart....

STAMP: Sarah Kay - 'Sofia Wishes'
PAPERS: My Mind's Eye - 'Howdy Doody' 6 x 6 inch Pad
LACE: The Enchanted Collection
FLOWERS: (bottom - Prima 'Love Note Collection') (top - Prima Cloissone 'Jewel Box Collection')
PEARLS: Hero Arts - 'Sunshine - Mixed Accents'

Sentiment is Lili of the Valley.

Colouring: Promarkers
Skin: Putty, Sunkissed Pink
Hair: Vanilla, Cinnamon
Ribbons & Shoes: Meadow Green, Apple
Flower: Ivory, Lemon

Isn't the Cloisonne flower gorgeous!! I put the other flower underneath to make it tone more with the card.

I would like to enter the following Challenges:-

Creative Craft Challenge - 'Anything Goes' ends 14th May 2012
Digi Doodle - Challenge 107 - 'Bingo' ends 16th May 2012
[Lace, Something New (Stamp), Flowers]
CES - Challenge 85 - 'Anything Goes' ends 18th May 2012
Truly Scrumptious - Challenge 80 - 'Anything Goes' ends 22nd May 2012

Hope you are all having a nice weekend. The sun has been shining here today Smile !!! Yipee... hope it lasts. Just had lovely meal of Ham and Pineapple Pizza Mmmmm..... and then Strawberry Sundae which was very scrummy! Smile with tongue
Enjoy the rest of the weekend! 
Love n Hugs
Sue xxx


Tracy said...

Little Laura Ingalls down to a tee, gorgeous card and fabulous paper piecing Sue, I love it!!!!
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Anonymous said...

Wow wonderful card Sue! The colours are lovely and the image is so cute. Love your flower too.
we had a lovely barbecue today with the sun shining.
Hugs xx

Judith said...

This is amazing sue - your paper piecing is perfect and I just love those papers and the gorgeous flower. Everything's better when the sun shines isn't it - we walked about 5 miles along the beach and back with the dog - it was gorgeous- hope we get a bit more this next week - have a good weekend hugs Judith x

Donna Mosley said...

OMG!!!!! Sue, this is so amazing. The paper piecing is stunning! as is the design and the gorgeous flower. Mmm! the pizza sounds yummy!

Donna x

Doreen said...

Oooh this is adorable Sue,love the perfectly coloured image and fabulous

sassy said...

ooooh sue this i susch a lovely lovely card love it hugs sassyx

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is gorgeous . I love the paper piecing - and she reminds me of Laura Ingles from Little house on the prairie.. i loved that show.. i wish they would repeat it
Lisa x

Time-To-Share said...

Beautiful card Sue. Lovely image and I love the fabulous papers and paper piecing. Luv Trish x

Delphine said...

How beautiful, Sue! She is so pretty, and I love all the paper piecing you have done! Gorgeous papers and WOW I love your flower! Have a great weekend! Hugs Delphine xx

Pami said...

Oh I love this Sue, the paper piecing is perfect, love the colours and gorgeous papers. A stunner! Hope you are enjoying your weekend. P x

cotnob said...

Another beauty Sue, fab papers and paper piecing, I know I will always find something to inspire me when I visit your blog, I really must try this.
I hope you are having a lovely weekend.

DesignerDiva said...

That paper is pretty gorgeous Sue and the paper piecing is even better because of it! Totally stunning, I really really love it!
I used to love that programme too, gosh how TV has changed!!
Enjoy the rest of your weekend
Hugs Laurie xx

Brenda Brown said...

Such a pretty card Sue. Love the colours and papers and the image is so sweet.
Hope you are having a good weekend.
hugs {brenda} xox

EELS said...

Super lovely card Sue, love the colours and paper piecing.

Shannon White said...

OMGoodness Sue! This just couldn't be any Sweeter! 8-) Brings a smile to my face! Your image is Soo Darling and I Love her Wonderful paper pieced dress, bonnet and apron! So Adorable! Wonderful choice of dp's and I Love the Pretty crochet lace too! 8-)

Hugs & Happy Mother's Day!

Debbie said...

Ahh Sue...your card is absolutely beautiful and your paper piecing looks fabulous.
Debbie x

coops said...

wow so beautiful sue.stunning pretty image and papers and i love the sweet image ;D

xx coops xx

Cheryl said...

oh wow Sue,Hun,you always amaze me with your talent Hun,and another of my favourite SK stamps,this is stunning Hun,the colours,and your detail makes one really fantastic card, amazing sweetie hugs Cherylxxxxx

Donna said...

Such a sweet card, I love these colours together and your fab design! Thanks for joining in our very last challenge at CES :) Donna ♥ x

Ira Huberts said...

Oh yes, this is Little House all over Sue! Your paper piecing is absolutely wonderful, such a sweet sweet little girl, isn't she? (working on her as we speak, lol!) A very sweet card with those fine greens! Big hugs, Ira xox

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is awesome sweetie. I adore it all. Fantastic paper piecing. Gorgeous papers and flower. You have made my mouth water with the description of your meal. Mouth still a little painful though. Thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges and good luck.


Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so adorable, such a pretty image and the papers just so beautiful, love it. Hope you are having a lovely weekend
Lindsay xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

What a lovely creation
Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft this time
Love Jan

meg said...

Everything about your card is perfect the colours the paper piecing just beautiful, hugs Meg
ps lets hope for more good weather enjoy the rest of your weekend

Susan Flynn said...

Oooh Sue you are making me hungry with all your talk of pizza and sundaes!! What a cutie your card is love the paper piecing and such a cute image!! Scrummy flower too xx

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Sue,
Oooh, she is absolutely beautiful! And you have done paper piecing too, it looks amazing and so suits her! Love your Little House on the Prairie look and everything looks gorgeous:) Your pizza and strawberry sundae sounded yummy:) Have a lovely Sunday hun, Huge Hugs, Teresa xxx

Alessandra said...

Wonderful, what a fabby job with that paper piecing! I always want to do it but only remember it when the card is all done and finished LOL!
Gosh, know how to water my mouth....
Hugs, Alessandra

Claire said...

Gorgeous card Sue - love the image and those papers are just lovely and you have done a brilliant job of paper piecing. Hugs, Claire x

Lily Anuska said...

Wow Sue. So wonderful selection of papers that yours paper pieced image looks amazing. All work you put in it worth. Here it is cold and not really nice day. But some ice cream with baked bananas made my day. Wishing you a wonderful week. Lily

Debs said...

What a stunner Sue - love the paper piecing and the DP's are really scrummy. I loved Little House on the Prairie - we all used to sit down as a family and watch it when I was little - and we all used to cry - at every episode lol!!!
But we really enjoyed it :o)
Hope you've had a lovely weekend hun.
Take care
Debs xx

marion82 said...

amazing card sweetie!!!
Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges!!

you can visit
for my free digis!!

Anonymous said...

Stunning card Sue! Love the image and the paper piecing looks so gorgeous.

Sarah said...

Hi Sue, such a cute image and a gorgeous card! Love the paper it's so sweet and paper piecing, my goodness I don't even attempt that!!

I used to love Little House on the Prairie when I was younger, but I saw it again a few years ago and couldn't believe how sickly sweet it was!!!


Sandy's Stamping Scene said...

Yay; we did have a sunny weekend, finally!!! Oh; this image is adorable...and I love the paper piecing.

Have a good week,

P.S. I'll post my SK Wedding card on Tuesday.

Sandy's Stamping Scene said...

Yay; we did have a sunny weekend, finally!!! Oh; this image is adorable...and I love the paper piecing.

Have a good week,

P.S. I'll post my SK Wedding card on Tuesday.

xxxtglxxx said...

Oh this is beautiful Sue! :)

Gorgeous image (I think I want this!) lol. Such pretty papers and colours, her dress looks knockout in paper piecing too!

Utter reversal in weather here - storms, gales and hail! It was such pants all day I resorted to making a card and baking blueberry muffins with velvet frosting ...mmmmm but I think I would swap for a ham and pineapple pizza! :D

Have a smashing week hun



chrissy xx said...

Oh! Sue! I'm soooo glad I've called in lol...I was only letting you know you have won over at Bev's and found I had missed this Fabulous card...
Loving your colours and the cutest of images...You paper piecing is WoW!! LOve it....Gorgeous colours and I LOve your lace and flower.

Sylvia x said...

Thank you for joining us at CRAFT challenges for our blog hop...hope you have had fun

Good luck as we have lots and lots of great prizes up for grabs

Sylvia x

Vicky said...

Hi my sweetie hope you've had a lovely weekend shug.
This card is so pretty I absolutely love the paper piecing it may have been fiddly hun but you made her look so gorgeous. Love the papers & everything else hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Joan Ervin said...

OMG!!! What an absolutely adorable card!!! I just love the sweet little girl and your paper piecing looks FABULOUS!!!!!

Elaine said...

what a fabulous card Sue isnt she pretty , well done great work Hugs Elaine

Bettina L. said...

Wow this is a gorgeous take on our bingo challenge. Love the spring themed colours and paper piecing and that flower looks awsome too. Thanks for playing at Digi Doodle Shop Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back thursday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Maxines Craft Room said...

Wow, just beautiful. This is gorgeous. Love the colours and paper pieced beautifully. Love Maxine. x

SusanLotus said...

Gorgeous flower in the corner!

Mau xx said...

Beautiful card Sue, love these sweet images and the Flower is Gorgeous.
sounds like you enjoyed your meal, I have to admit the Strawberry Sundae sounds scrummy! yum yum xx
Hugs Mau xx