My Digi Art

Sunday, January 8, 2012

“Newt” Birthday Card

I used my old label punches and some new Gems from American Crafts.    I have never paper pieced like this before but I like the way it came out. 

I am entering this project in the following challenges:

Hambo Hoedown has a “Happy Newt Year” challenge at:

Pile it on has a “Manly Card” challenge at:

Polly Craft has a “Punch It” challenge at:

Simon Says and Show has a “Old & New” challenge at:

Paper Take Weekly has a “Anything Goes” challenge at:

Simon Says Challenge Blog has a “Something New” challenge at:

Pink Elephant has a “Anything Goes” challenge at:

Shelly has a “Out With The Old in With The New” challenge at:

Delicious Doodles has a “All Things New” challenge at:

TSB (The Stamping Boutique) has a “Birthday” challenge at:

I used for this project:

Hambo Hoedown’s – “Newt” image
White & Black card stock
Rose Art Color Pencils
American Crafts - Gems
EK Success – Label Punch
EK Success – Fancy Label Punch
EK Success – Small and Medium Oval Punch

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  1. Wow, what a cool way to paper piece!!! You did it so perfectly with all the stripes lined right up. I'm very impressed! Thanks for playing with us at the Hoedown this week :)

  2. Haha...your birthday card made me's so cute!!! Love the colors and the image of the newt! He's hysterical! Thanks for sharing your card with us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. <3 Candy

  3. WOWZA! This looks AWESOME! Thanks so much for joining our "Out with the Old, In with the New" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!

    Shelly's Images DT

  4. Thank you for joining our first challenge of the year at Papertake Weekly with this awesome card :)

  5. OMG, this is really COOL! Love the stripes on the Newt matching the paper, clever idea! So glad you joined us this week at the Hoedown!

  6. what a stunning creation for our new somethings challenge on Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week. Really pretty details and colours. Thanks for joining us, hope to see you for our next challenge

  7. What a fun card!
    Thanks for joining our challenge at Shelly's Images - I can't wait to see what you create for our next challenge!
    Jen Leeflang
    Shelly's Images DT

  8. I love the way you took the time to match your Newt's stripes with the background stripes. Super fun card! Thanks for sharing with us at Pile It On!

    One Happy Stamper
    Pile It On! DT

  9. Fun card and very colourful, love the rainbow paper piecing! Thanks for playing along with Pile It On's 'manly' challenge this week!