Monday, January 13, 2014

Experiment: Paper Pieced Hair

For this sample I made for the new RRD Paper Piecing Challenge, I wanted to do something a little different.  I always paper piece clothes, but what about hair? 


I used a piece of designer paper which coordinated with my background panel and had some fun.  To give it a little more dimension, I outlined her 'do with my copic markers.  Oh course, she's a ginger.  What else would I do?  The dress is from the same piece, with the flowers pieces on top.  Unfortunately, I didn't get any pattern on the dress piece.  Ah, well...at least it matched.  Her hair bows are from the background panel of paper.  Isn't she cute?

Stamps: Girl and Sentiment from S.W.A.L.K. Blooming Wonderful
available at Rogue Redhead Designs

I added a curved sentiment banner and called it a day.  Super fun!

I am entering this card in the following charming challenges:

Just Us Girls - Paper Piecing

Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenges - Cute and Sweet

Sweet Stampin' - Girly But No Pink!

Wishing you a Blooming Wonderful Monday!!

13 comments:

  1. She is very cute......sweet image! Looks like she has highlights in her hair! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

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  2. Gorgeous Design, thank you for joining us over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge, we would love it if joined us again next week for another super challenge....
    Hugs
    Suzy B DT
    XX

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  3. Cute as can be! Never thought to paper piece hair, very clever!
    Love the circular banner for the sentiment.

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  4. Great idea and it looks fab, hugs Annette x

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  5. Paper Piecing the hair was brilliant!!!!! So cute...thanks for playing along with us over at Just Us Girls!

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  6. So cute with the paper pieced hair! I never thought about doing that, but it looks adorable. Thanks for playing with us at JUGS!

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  7. Fun use of the technique! Thanks for joining in with JUGS!

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  8. Fab colour choices for your non-pink girly card! Gorgeous creation!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

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  9. So sweet card.Thank you for joining us over at Suzy Bee’s Bloomin Challenge, we would love it if you joined us again next week,

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  10. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 11: cute and sweet - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

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  11. Very Cute! Great idea. Thanks for sharing over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge. Monica, DT

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  12. Sweet card.
    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
    Pia xx

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  13. Great card. Must try paper piecing hair!

    Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'.

    Susan

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