Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Twist of Faith Challenge "Ties That Bind"

Hey everybody,

Wishing all the Moms a very Happy Mother's day!  Hope you got lots of hugs and kisses from all your loved ones this past weekend.

Ties That Bind
This week we are sponsored by Meljen's Designs, who will be offering 4 images to our lucky winner.  To play along, we want you to use some twine in your creation and included a scripture, uplifting verse, or positive quote/words.
I had a hard time getting my mojo in gear this week, and nearly ran out of time on this one.  Although it didn't turn out like I had originally planned, I "think" I'm happy with it...hmmm still thinking on it.
I didn't do much coloring on this one, but what coloring I did do I used my Promarkers.  I attempted a little 3-D effect, and wrapped the twine around the spool and followed the already given sentiment.  The flowers, ribbons, beads, ric rac and lace (gathered for a ruffle effect) all came from my stash, and the paper was purchased at a thrift store.  I did use a new Martha Steward Butterfly Punch I got at a Michael's sale.
Thanks so much for taking the time out of your day and stopping by, and I hope you'll come join us this week.
I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Cupcake Craft Challenge #242 Lots of Layers
The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop #22 Lace
Challenges 4 Everybody #20 Anything Goes
Sentimental Sundays #154 For A Special Woman
2 Sisters Challenge Blog #143 Mother's Day



Tammy said...

Stop wondering, your card is fantastic and very clever! Love the floss!

McCrafty's Cards said...

Fabulous card Judy, I like the image, the pearl heart the flowers and the butterflies.
Kevin xx

Doreen said...

Love this...gorgeous design and papers.xxx

Jenée said...

BEAUTIFUL card. You have skillfully and artistically used the twine -- perfect image -- and you DPs and papers look so feminine. LUV this card!

Sandi's Samples said...

This is gorgeous Judy! Very creative and a great design.

Ellen said...

Great how you wrapped the twine around the spool and followed the already given sentiment! Thank you for joining us at Sentimental Sundays this week.

Lorraine said...

Fabulous card Judy. The image and embellies look great.
Lorraine x

Amy Johnson said...

Such a beautiful card!

Sandy Sommerfeld said...

Beautiful card!
Thank you for joining us at Sentimental Sundays!

Sandy S

coops said...

so gorgeous and pretty judy.beautiful image and colours and I love the added twine :D

xx coops xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is awesome Judy and you have been so clever with the twine.


Penny said...

Judy, this is so pretty! Love the colors, papers, design, embellies, & fab sentiment! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Shelby said...

this is so creative and love all of the embellies you've used! Great card


having a {me} day said...

This is so pretty! Love your layers. Thanks for joining us at Cupcake. keeley

MaryH said...

Since I love all things sewing, I'm probably a bit prejudiced, but I think this is a lovely card. Great texture with your thread and I love your colors used. Great job on this one, Judy. TFS

Berni Cuttino said...

Awe so sweet and charming, beautiful design and amazing coloring, striking card! Thanks for visiting and leaving the sweet luv.

Desire Fourie said...

This is gorgeous. Love the sewing theme.
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Cara said...

Hi there! I followed you here from The Outlawz! Great blog! Your cards are so cute! Cara


Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So pretty I love the cotton reel and the pins and flowers are gorgeous
Lindsay xx

TampaStamper12 said...

thanks so much for swinging by my blog! I do make wine glasses, wine bottle stoppers, wine glass charms, etc. I just finished a special order of a blue rose for a customer (on a wine glass). I have to add the picture to my blog. One of these days I will have a separate page with all these items on it. thanks for joining! I did the same.

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

Oh this is so beautiful, love how the thread sparkles and the fabulous design.

Karen Howard said...

Judy, this is beautiful!!!

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