Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Lovely Lattice with Pieced Flowers

Time for another Blog hop - this one featuring Sale-a-bration Products. This card was made with the Lovely Lattice Stamp set and features a fun coloring technique:  Paper Piecing.  I also have a tip to share on how to add sparkle to your stamped sentiment.

Card showcases paper piecing with Stampin'UP!'s Lovely Lattice Sale-a-bration Stamp Set.

This card looks so clean and fresh, perfect for spring. Given the fact that I live in Wisconsin and my driveway has 2 inches of ice from a freak storm last week and covered with 10 inches of snow and we're due for another half-foot today . . . I am ready for spring! But not too ready, because I want Sale-a-bration to last a little while longer.

For those readers who don't know about Sale-a-bration it is Stampin'Up!'s biggest sale of the year.  EACH qualifying merchandise purchase during Sale-a-bration earns you a free item from either the Sale-a-bration catalog or one of these 3 additional options from the 2nd release. The Lovely Lattice Stamp set is one of the FREE options.

Card showcases paper piecing with Stampin'UP!'s Lovely Lattice Sale-a-bration Stamp Set.

Are you someone who likes to color? This set is perfect for you with the open flower imagery.  In the closeup above you can see that I did color some of the flowers and the leaves on the white card face.

You'll also notice on the larger flowers that I did some paper piecing.  Paper Piecing is a fun technique to add some dimension to a project.  Its super easy: 
  • Stamp the image on colored paper
  • Cut out with a scissors and glue onto the main project
Did you notice I used my markers on the colored paper too! I even colored the sentiment with the Wink of Stella Glitter Brush - because you can never have too much sparkle, right?

Card showcases paper piecing with Stampin'UP!'s Lovely Lattice Sale-a-bration Stamp Set.

Thanks for stopping by today and be sure to check out the rest of the sites on our Sale-a-bration Blog Hop. You're going to see lots of wonderful projects made with Saleabration product.

  1. Sue McDonald
  2. Anastasia Radloff
  3. Shirley Merker
  4. Tracy Held
  5. Sue Boerner 
  6. Darla Roberts
  7. Terri Stewart
  8. Katie Johnson ← you are here
  9. Karie Beglau
  10. Elizabeth Green
  11. Sandra Roberts
  12. Sandy Ward 

Wow, if you made the full circuit you saw some awesome projects! If you're back here then be sure to check out yesterday's post where I did some reflection stamping to make a matching envelope for this card.

I hope I have inspired you today to try this fun technique:  
coloring by paper piecing.

And the great news that the Lovely Lattice Stamp set is FREE with a qualifying purchase.  Stampin'UP! is a great company with great product. Spend some time browsing the catalog, stock up on some basics and grab yourself some free product.

If you haven't browsed the Stampin'UP! store I encourage you to spend a little time there. This is a great company with wonderful product. I do receive commission on sales and I appreciate your business - thank-you. My commission is paid by the company, you pay nothing extra when purchasing product through me.

Because I do appreciate your business, you can earn extra rewards when you shop with me
Just be sure to use the Rewards Code for the month (found in the left pane of the blog) when you place your on-line order.



Sandee904 said...

Katie, your card is beautiful and I love the paper piecing aspect!! The more cards I see with the Lovely Lattice, the more I love it!! TFS! sandy

Shirley said...

Beautiful color combination along with a fun technique!

Elizabeth Green said...

Beautiful job... and I love the idea of using the Wink of Stella on the sentiment.

Stampin with Darla in AZ said...

Beautiful design! Love the tip about using the Wink of Stella on the words too!

Terri Stewart said...

Lovely card! The paper piecing aspect was a fabulous idea. Thanks for sharing!

Unknown said...

So pretty! TFS