Thursday, 22 August 2013

Fairy with Flowers

I had a notion to play with one of my Lili of the Valley fairy stamps, so I inked up this little lovely and coloured her with my usual Promarkers, to match these pretty papers, which came free with the current issue of Papercraft Inspirations.  I love the colour combo of this pack and the matching chipboard embellies are nice too, the sentiment is from the embellishment pack.
 The flowers in the image have come out brighter in the photo than they are in reality, although they are fairly vibrant.
I've gone full on sparkly with this card, adding Star Dust Stickles to her wings, a good sprinkling of green gems, and glitter domes as centres for my punched flowers.  The foliage was made with a Marianne die and the punched border was made with a Martha Stewart punch.  Some lace, a button, and a pearl finish my girly card off.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Craft Room Challenge - Something New - New papers
Bearly Mine - #100 - Sketch
Lexie's Creations - #97 - Sparkle and Shine
Love to Scrap - #12 - Bingo - Bling, Die cut, Flowers
Allsorts - #220 - Use Your New Stash - New papers
Kitty Bee - #6 - Birthday
Crafty Creations - #236 - Shabby Chic
Penny's Paper-Crafty - #141 - Dies and/or Punches
Whimsical Designs - Just Add Glitter
Crafter's Cafe - #25 - Bling and Sparkly Things


  1. This is gorgeous Wendy,love the image. Marlene

  2. Beautiful papers and image great layout Ginny x

  3. such a beautiful card Wendy - the icecream colours and the patchwork theme work so well - lovely xx

  4. Awesome, Wendy, love this card, fabulous image and your mixture of papers, wow xxx

  5. wieder ein traum deine karte
    lg gertrude

  6. cute card Wendy love the bright and cheerful colours an d those papers are ace

  7. your card is so charming and lovely!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi (GD this week on lexi's creations challenge)

  8. Thanks for playing our Bingo Challenge at Love to Scrap, amazing job, very pretty!

    Leanne DT LTS!

  9. Lovely card Wendy, such a gorgeous image and with beautiful colours too. Those papers are just wonderful, love everything about it, Kate x

  10. Aaawww soooo gorgeous Wendy! I love the pretty papers and lovely colours too!

  11. Gorgeous card Wendy, I love the colours and pretty papers. Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week x

  12. so gorgeous wendy.fabulous papers and i love the pretty image :D

    xx coops xx

  13. Very very prettry, thanks for joining us at Crafters Cafe this week.

  14. Lovely card the combination of papers and colors - stunning! Sweet image I just love their stamps too! Thanks for visiting my blog.

  15. so pretty, love the shabby chic patchwork look of your card, thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

  16. Wonderful papers sketch and image on this very pretty Card! Hugz!

  17. What a great card - I just love your fairy and the lovely pastel background papers too.

    Thanks for sharing at Bearly Mine.

    Sharon x

  18. Gorgeous card. Love the papers
    Thanks for joining in this week at Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge
    Hugs katie x

  19. Super cute! Thanks for joining us over at Kitty bee challenge.

  20. Gorgeous card Wendy, beautiful colours and colouring, really pretty..Thank you for joining us at Bearly-Mine Challenges and hoping you join us again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

  21. Love your choice of papers, gorgeous, and I love this LOTV image. Fabby card. Thank you for sharing with us at BearlyMine Designs this time. Good luck. Jackie DT. x

  22. Adorable! Love all the layers! Mahalo for playing with us at Kitty Bee Designs


  23. so elegant!! bright colors, coloring, beautiful layout, lively creation
    thanks for sharing on love to scrap!
    shuly DT

  24. Super sweet card! Way to mix up the papers and your coloring is terrific!
    Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee Designs!

  25. Like your projects and have seen what lovely work you do! I am your newest follower.

    Come and follow me


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