Friday, December 2, 2011

Christmas Paper Piecing Blog Hop

Welcome to the VERY first Paper Piecing blog hop by Nikki.  Nikki is a talented artist that creates cutting file and digital stamps.  Along with this being her first blog hop to show off some of her awesome designs, it is also a design team call!  I am hoping to be selected, because I have a silouette cameo on my Christmas list and I would LOVE to use some of her cutting files :).

For my project I decided to use one of her digital stamps of a reindeer.  I fell in love with him and his crooked little smile. 
I thought he looked a little love struck, so I used a sentiment from Pink by Design stamp set called "To the Moon".  It says "Nothing prepared me for your smile."

I used Martha Stewarts branch border punch and matted it on some maroon cardstock, to give it a holiday feel. 

Hope you like it.  Please stop by Nikki's Blog and check out her designs.

Your next stop is my very talented sister, Patti.

Here is the lineup in case you get lost along with way.
Nikki www.paperpiecingsbynikki.blogspot.com
Liz: http://tryin2craft.blogspot.com
Doris - http://mybugandmecreate.blogspot.com
Janet- http://createatdreamscrapbooks.blogspot.com/
Pam: http://lovebugcreations3.blogspot.com
Linda: http://www.lindascreativity.blogspot.com
Patti: http://www.pattilynncreations.blogspot.com
Mindy - http://papercreationsbymindyblog.blogspot.com/
Amy Jo - http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com
Mandy- http://lovestoscrap11.blogspot.com/

13 comments:

Anonymous said...

Super cute Linda.

Smiles Sher

Nikki said...

Linda!! I LOVE it!!!!!! Your attention to detail with the leave punches adds the perfect touch to this adorable piece :) Thank you so much for participating with us :) Lots of hugs :)

Nikki

Lisa said...

great card! I love the sentiment you used with it - very fitting!!! TFS

Lisa G
lkgra@hotmail.com
http://lisa-scrappingspot.blogspot.com/

Mindy's Creations said...

So cute love the reindeer!

pam said...

very cute

Liz said...

love this little reindeer didnt realize it was a digi til I read it! glad to be on this hop with you!
Good luck with making the DT!
http://tryin2craft.blogspot.com

lindaplus3 said...

so very cute... hes adorable...:) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

Theresa said...

I see why you liked this little guy so much, his crooked smile is adorable! I think he is one of my fav paper piecing Nikki has on her site so far. GREAT job on the details, love the boarder and the shading you did, it looks awesome.
Theresa
tmdettloff@gmail.com

AmyJRockstar said...

This is sooo perfect! I love everything about it! That border was such a great touch. Just adorable and elegant all in the same card!

XO ~ Amy Jo (follower & hop stop)
http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com
amyjrockstar at gmail dot com

Paper Creations by Mindy said...

that reindeer turned out wonderful! that little guy sure is cute! cvceggen at yahoo dot com

Judy said...

Awwww -- this card is sooo adorable!
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com
scrappinana.blogspot.com

Patti Ross said...

I want this little guy!!!!!!
(Ok, so Lexi said it first....)

xoxoxoxo

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