Thursday, 2 September 2010

# Penny Black

2 Things i have learnt today

Hello is the weather there? isnt great the fall season will come to your doorstep soon? In singapore is always hot and sunny...with occasionally rain..I wish Singapore has 4 seasons ^_^
Ok back to post, This is the 3rd post of the day ^_^..yay...hope you have time to read the previous post...there is something spooky out there...
So this is the card of the day
I have learnt 2 things from this card. first is faux tiling 2nd is the pleated ribbon.

Supplies use :
Penny Black-2549K Piggy Love, 30-008 Every which way
Colour : Caran d ache watercolour pencils
Ink : versafine,versamark,distress ink-victorian velvet,versamagic-pixie dust
Paper : bazzil and american craft cardstock
Tools: Scor pal,martha stewart puncher- grass,heat gun
Other : White embossing powder,glitter-stardust, Ribbon,White gel pen,heart rhinestone

Close up :
Technique use : faux tiling
How to do :
1. cut the white cardstock- size as your desire
2. place the cardstock on the scorpal-place it diagonally the paper ever 1/2 ", once direction done turn the paper then scor again 1/2 " to create diamond shape
4. gently swipe the versamagic ink to the scored paper.
5. highlight the line with white gel pen
6. mission completed!
If you think i need to explain with pictures do let me know ^_^.It is pretty hard to do it with picture because i have to do it hubby busy playing online

second close up :
Pleated ribbon.
i have seen so many crafter created beautiful plated ribbon so i just give it a isnt as perfect as the other crafter but atleast i am happy with the result ^_^

Time for the challenges list :
2 sister challenge blog- sketch (Announced)
Tuesday throwdown-ribbon with a twist (Announced)
Stamptacular sunday- pretty pink (Announced)
PB allsort-punch away
Crafty card makers- glitter and sparkle (Announced)
Paper play time-farm things (Announced)
Aly sunday challenge- pretty pink
Crafty little place- anything goes (Announced)

That is for today..hope you are having a great time


  1. Such a cute card! Love your faux tiling and all the glitter on the cute cute piggy!!

    Jenny xx

  2. Your piggy is very sweet. :-) Ive seen the tiling before but have never done it myself. I ought to try it to spice things up a bit! I like what you did with the ribbon too.

  3. I absolutely LOVE that tile background! This is great! Thanks for playing in paper with us at Paper Playtime! :) Janis

  4. Lovely card Yenni.
    Love the tiled background and the ruched ribbon is fab.
    Thanks for joining un the fun at PB@Allsorts.
    Good luck
    Debs xx

  5. Hi Yenni
    Thank you so much for all your lovely comments on my blog, so sweet of you!
    This is a gorgeous pink card! Such a cute piggy and love the sparkle. Great faux tiling and love the pleated ribbon too!

  6. Hi Yenni

    Your card is gorgeous. So many beautiful details to look at.

    Love your floating piggy and that brilliant sentiment very much.

    The ribbon is a great finishing touch.

    Thank you for playing along with Penny Black at Allsorts this month.

    Love Jules xx

  7. How cute is that?! Cute piggie, love the sparkles and of course the pink. You always try new things. That is so nice. I tend to stick with what works. Not always good.

  8. Such a nice card! I love the image you used. Your coloring is awesome. Thanks for sharing :)

  9. oh very cute card,Yen!! kapan2 mo coba pinky card hehe.. anyway,ak bny beli juga di JDA,tp hr kemaren ak tny ke jinjin/christin ga ada stamp betsy:( aduuh ak malah iri ma koleksi punch kamu. di Indo ga ada pilihan bny punch.
    Theme song kamu serasa ak liburan ke China,bagus.. hmmm soundnya mirip2 Ocarina deh..


    Rina Damay

  10. Wow what a cutey, love the criss crossing
    Thanks for joining Penny Black @ ALLSORTS this month, good luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  11. Oh I love your fabulous card, its so cute.

  12. hiya,
    ooo i do love your glittery piggy. card is fab

  13. Yenni, I really love the faux tiles! Thanks for explaining how to do it. I might try it one day.

  14. Beautiful card - I love the sparkly balloons.

    Thanks for joining us in the spotlight at Crafty Cardmakers this time.

  15. Very cute. Thank you for joining us at the 2 Sisters Challenge.

  16. cute Images cute pitanya Love this Yenni imuuuttt

  17. Seriously how cute is that pig with its sparkly sweater!! O my and your ribbon detail is fabulous!! Thanks for joining us this week at SSC.
    Hugs Leonie

  18. This little piggy went to market...this little piggy sparkles and shines...

    What a fun image and card! You really dressed him up with the glitter. LUVIN' It!

    Gwen DTC@ACLP

  19. Very cute!! Love the touch of bling!! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at ACLP!!
    Sheri-ACLP DT

  20. Gorgeous pink piggy card, one of the delights of going round the PB@A entries is seeing all these PB stamps I did'nt know about!!! Good luck in the dt call xx Zoe

  21. This is lovely. Love that sweet image and the faux tiling looks great. Thanks for joining us at CCM in our spotlight challenge.

    Kat x

  22. Love this card Yenni

    I've not seen this image before, love the ribbon and the grass looks fabulous...x

    Thanks for joining us at Penny Black @ allsorts this month hugs kirsten...x

  23. wow that is one pink card!!! fab image and I really love the ribbon pleated like that :o)

    thankyou for joining in with the Penny Black @ Allsorts challenge

    Amanda xx

  24. this is so lovely, the bling, the ribbon... just perfect! Thank you so much for entering the Penny Black@Allsorts challenge this month.

  25. Hi Yenni

    Wow love this card the image is so sweet definitely one for my 'need' list....and the ribbon looks so good rouched up like that!

    Thankyou so much for playing
    at Penny Black @ Allsorts
    this month...

    Emma xxx


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