Sunday, 5 February 2017

NOT Robins

I've been playing with the lovely Woodware robins stamp set that I won in the Playground this time last year. I thought at the time that it really didn't need to be used just for robins, but I've never quite got round to using it any other way.

However last week I spotted this  pin on Pinterest where the stamps were used for paper piecing, and I thought this would be a great way to use snippets. So here is my CASE of the idea:


I drew the "ground" using the edge of a deckle edged tearing ruler and added a sentiment stamped with a Studio G mini set. Then I stamped a line of "robins" stamping each again onto a snippet of patterned paper and pieced each one onto its image.

I am sharing this with
Pixie's Snippets Playground (of course!)
Allsorts Challenge - Paper Piecing
Little Red Wagon - How Tweet it is
Fab'n'Funky - Birds   

15 comments:

  1. I absolutely love this card Jane. They look gorgeous paper pieced. A super CAS card. Barbxx

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  2. Great idea to use the edge of deckle scissors for a nice straight line. Looks fantastic!

    Evelyn

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  3. Squeal! Oh Jane, I absolutely LOVE this card! What a perfect way to use little snippets with those birdies. I might very well have to CASE this in some way, clever you!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  4. Such a sweet card! The paper piecing is darling and gives such a fresh look to your non-robins!!

    Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week! I was able to link your card with no issues this end. So sorry it caused you grief. We really don't understand what the problem is!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  5. So cute, I love this idea of how to utilise teeny scraps, Jo x

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  6. This is a beautiful card. I love what you've done with the stamps.

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  7. Lovely CAS card and cute paper piecing.
    Thank you for joining my Paper Piecing challenge this week at Allsorts.

    Kath

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  8. So tweet! Sorry - I couldn't resist ;) Honestly, this is such a pretty card and these robin's could be used SO many ways - lovely, charming card Jane xoxo

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  9. Super paper pieced birdies Jane, many thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

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  10. COR - excellent use of ickle paper snippets. Top job!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  11. Fab idea to use tiny bits, thanks for joining us at Allsorts, xxx

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  12. Gorgeous, love your paper pierced birds.....Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky :)
    Wendy xx

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  13. Oooohhh... Love, love this clean and supersweet card! Great paperpiecing!

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