Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Chi Chi Winter

I used the "Faux Paper Piecing" technique on this card using Silhouette Studio which means the digital paper is layered onto the image before printing.  Check back tomorrow for my tutorial!  

Digi:  Chi Chi Memories (Freebie this month) - Little Hood
Papers by Katie's Wish
Sentiment & circle snowflake from Silhouette Online Store
Scrappy Cat glitter glue
Ribbon & gems from stash
Disk made from circle Woodsie, printed image and glossy accents

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Challenges and Candies Monochromatic
Chi Chi Memories January Freebie
Clear It Out Blues
CRAFT Color Challenge
Crafting for All Seasons For Girls
Crafting with Dragonflies Anything Goes
Crafty Catz Monochrome
Crafty Creations Seasonal (Spring, summer, fall or winter)
Crafty Girls Anything Goes
Cupcake Inspirations Photo
Cutie Pie Challenge Cute January Blues
Digi Stamps 4 Joy Ribbon
Digitally Sweet Anything Goes
Eureka Stamps Anything Goes
Fairy Tale Challenge Bows
Glitter n Sparkle Bling it Up
Hobby Cutz Sketch
Inky Impressions Ribbon
Kaboodle Doodles Baby It's Cold Outside
Lacy Sunshine Bingo (Bow, Glitter, Card Candy)
Lexi's Creations Fancy Folds
Loves Rubberstamps Use Lace
Melonheadz Winter Fun
Open Minded Crafting Warmth (Food or Clothing)
Paper Creators Crafts Anything Goes
Paper Makeup Stamps Shades of Blue
Party Time Tuesdays Anything Goes
QKR Stampede Winter Fun
Silhouette Challenges Anything Goes
Sister Act Anything Goes
Stamp and Create Winter Wonderland
Stamping with the Dragon Winter Blues
Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls Anything Goes
The Squirrel and the Fox Use Embellishments
Through the Craft Room Door Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Bling and Sparkle


  1. such a beautiful card Leeann.
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


  2. So sweet! Cute little image, lovely design and colours. I like that little snowflake disc! Thanks for joining us at Hobbycutz this week.

  3. Great layout lovely choice of dp and such a cute digi. Nice finishing touch with the bling. Thanks for sharing with us at CWD Ina.

  4. A cute image, lovely design and colours. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenge. Marlene DT

  5. Interesting technique used. This is a sweet little image. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies.

  6. Also like the colours and the snowflake circle! Thanks for sharing with us at the Squirrel and the Fox.

  7. What an adorable digi! A really sweet card.

    Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge.

    Helen x

  8. Beautiful Design, love the image, thank you for joining us over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge, we would love you to join us again next week for another fab challenge....
    Suzy B DT

  9. What a sweet card Leeann, great image and the sentiment panel is lovely xx

  10. what a sweet card thanks for sharing with suzy beess bloomin challenge this week Rachel DT

  11. what a lovely
    card I like the papers you have used thanks for sharing with lexis creations this week Rachel DT

  12. Cute card, thanks for joining us at Open Minded Challenges this fortnight

  13. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘ADD REAL RIBBON’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  14. Too Cute. Love your lace w/ ribbon and the bling. Thanks for joining us at Paper Makeup Stamps.

  15. Such a sweet card and image! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations. :) -Alycia

  16. cuuuute cute cute! she looks quite warm dressed that way. Love the use of the blues!! Awesome easel as well.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky

  17. Amazing! Thanks for joining us at PND :)

  18. Such a sweet card and cute image, thank you for playing at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

  19. Gorgeous card for our challenge at crafting for all seasons....luv aNNie {DT]

  20. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 13: anything goes with ribbon or bows - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for January - I'd love to see it there too. x

  21. This is cute, great card, thanks for entering into the Cutie Pie Challenge. Gem DT xx

  22. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy.
    Louise x

  23. Totally adorable winter card! So glad you shared it at TTCRD!

  24. Beautiful project. Thank you for joining Glitter 'n Sparkle challenge.
    Hugs from Africa.
    Olga DT G'nS

  25. Lovely card. Just perfect for our challenge at Izazovi i sladkiši.

  26. Lovely Card. Love the Paper.
    Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge
    Hugs Elfie

  27. This is adorable!! LOVE all the papers you used!! Love the lace and ribbon!! This is gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

  28. Great card - love the layout, and the papers are perfect for the image. I like the way you added the pattern to the image before cutting - I haven't tried that on my Silhouette yet, may have to pop back for the tutorial in a few days!

    Thank you for joining the Crafty Girls Challenge, hope to see you again very soon.

    Victoria DT

  29. Sweet image done with the faux paper piecing, and a lovely layout. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time around. Hope to see you again.
    Cindy DT

  30. such a sweet image - love the blues! Thanks for joining us this week at the Sister Act Card Challenge! Sheena B.

  31. This is darling! So glad you were inspired by Cupcake Inspirations' Snowflakes Challenge!
    Hugs, Debbie!

  32. Lovely card , thank you for joining us at Stampin with the Dragon with our Winter Blues challenge Hugs Tania (DT)xx

  33. Wow awesome! Very pretty! I love the colors. Thanks for playing at Glitter n Sparkle. Good luck. Hope to see you next challenge.

  34. Such a sweet card. You have showcased that cute image perfectly. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

  35. Such a gorgeously cute card! x Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT xx

  36. Your card is so adorable and sweet! I have to check out that digital paper piecing soon. Thanks for playing with us at Cupcake Inspirations this week!

    Nance, DT

  37. What a fab card. I have never tried faux paper piecing must check out your tutorial.

    Thanks for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle.

    Tracey DTx

  38. Awwwww I love this!!

    Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week.

  39. I'm back again to say thanks for sharing with us at the Cutie Pie Challenge.

    Helen x

  40. Thanks for entering at Whoopsi Daisy challenge this week.
    DT Nataliya

  41. A very cute card I love the image. Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week

  42. love the blues, Thanks for joining on the fun on our use Lace Challenge at Loves Rubber Stamps, I loved your project super cute! I hope to see more of your amazing creations in future chalenges! Hugs Larelle-Susanne DT

  43. OMGosh I love your little Chi Chi hoodie image and the great design. I need a sillhouette really bad! lol. Love the lace you used and the paper peircing is fabulous. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  44. thanx for joining us this week at Hobbycutz challenges

    John x

  45. How sweet!!! Thanks so much for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  46. Very clever with the layering and the faux paper piecing. REally like how it makes the image pop.

    Thanks for sharing with us in the Stamping Dragon Challenge.


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