Saturday, 11 May 2013

A Gem of a Challenge DT Card - Things With Wings

It's the weekend so it's challenge time over at A Gem of a Challenge, where this week our theme is "Things With Wings".  My card actually uses two Pink Gem digis, Faye with Flowers and Wall.  I used the png files which have transparent backgrounds and overlaid the wall image with the fairy image in Word.

 The image was coloured, as always, with Promarkers and I used some Star Dust Stickles on her wings, you can't have a fairy without some glittery magic!
The papers and chipboard sentiment are Webster's Pages and were free with a magazine, they have a lovely and rather unusual colour combo and I thought the butterfly one was perfect for our winged challenge.  I continued the theme by adding some tiny yellow punched butterflies with some lilac Liquid Pearls for trails.
The flower was made with Woodware punches, then I applied some PVA glue to the centre and sprinkled on some yellow glitter flock.  The lacy border was also punched, using my favourite Martha Stewart punch.  To finish off, I added some ribbon, a bow, some pale pink pearls, some violet gems and a row of dots made with gold Cosmic Shimmer PVA.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
One Stop Craft - #228 - Add Some Glitter
Di's Digi Designs - Show Us Your Bling
Speedy Fox - #159 - Glitter
Brown Sugar - #41 - Angels and Fairies
Creative Corner - #18 - Things With Wings
Flutterby Wednesday - #239 - Open
Simon Says Stamp - Things With Wings
Deep Ocean - #51 - Let's Sparkle

25 comments:

  1. Gorgeous image and love the butterflies Ginny x

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  2. Wendy this is so pretty, perfect colour combo, love the image. Joey x

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  3. What a pretty little garden scene Wendy, your whole card says summertime.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

    B x

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  4. Very pretty. Your flower embellishment is perfect.

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  5. Such a cute design. Thanks for taking part this week on Creative Corner Challenges.x

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  6. This is gorgeous Wendy, adorable image.
    Wendy xx

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  7. So beautiful is your card and image Wendy x

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  8. Oh, what a sweet card! And it is beautifully colored! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Speedy Fox & Friends blog challenge!

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  9. Gorgeous as always hun....and I hope you are having a lovely weekend so far too...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

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  10. What a most adorable card!! Your coloring is wonderful and the image is darling and made me smile. Thanks for joining us at MFP's Speedy Fox & Friends!

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  11. Gorgeous Wendy! Love the two images together!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

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  12. gorgeous card Wendy, adorable image
    pam

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  13. Beautifully embellished! What an adorable image and she is perfectly colored. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at Di's Digi Stamps "Show us Your Bling" Challenge!

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  14. so gorgeous wendy.really pretty design and fab sweet image :D

    xx coops xx

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  15. How did I miss this one?, it's gorgeous, love the image and of course your colouring is great, love it, kate x

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  16. Very sweet! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

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  17. What a lovely card - perfect for the "Show Us Your Bling" challenge at Di's Digi Designs
    Thanks for joining in, good luck and hope to see you next time too, Donna ♥

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  18. Oh I love your gorgeous, adorable card.
    luv
    Debby

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  19. love your card and the image thanks for sharing on brown sugar happy crafting to you
    Rachel DT

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  20. Wow Wendy what a stunning card.

    Great layout and lovely image.

    Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar.

    Good Luck

    Tracey DTxx

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  21. Charming card! Your garden wall is colored so perfectly, and your little fairy girl is adorable. Thank you for sharing with us in this week's challenge at Flutter By Wednesday.

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  22. Super sweet card.. thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

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  23. Lovely card, I like the sparkle of her wings
    Thanks for joining us at Deep Ocean
    Hugs
    Kat x x

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  24. Beautifully coloured and so delicate and pretty. thanks for joining us at Di's digi designs this week.

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