Monday, 19 July 2010

Fairy Greetings

Good morning folks, I hope you all had a fabulous weekend. I spent mine in my craft room as it is far too hot to go outside.
This week at Die Cut Dreams we challenge you to use

Acetate

I have inked up Candytuft and coloured her with a mixture of copics and prisma´s, stamped the wings again on acetate, glittered well and 3d´d then added touches of glamour dust to the flowers. Roses are from Wild Orchid Crafts, papers and pearls from stash.




Challenges:

Allsorts - Summer Days
Crafter´s Companion - Sketch
Creatilicious - 3d
Flutter By Wednesday - Use 3 layers plus a Butterfly,Fairy or Angel ... both cards

Papertake Weekly - In the Garden

The Craft Garden - Fairy ... both cards
Wild Orchid - Say it with Flowers ... both cards

The winner of my candy from the blog hop is Crazy Craft Shed, well done Dianne - please email me your snail mail by Friday.

We are also looking to expand our team so please check out the Blog for full details.

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This week at Sweet Pea Stampers we have a colour combo for you

Black and White plus one other colour

I have used Black Rose Fairy and coloured her with copics and prismas, out came my glue pen and black glitter to the tips of her wings and details on her dress. I added some gems from stash to her dress and pendant. Scrolls are BigZ, flowers and pearls from the one and only Wild Orchid Crafts.


Challenges:

Crafts and Me - Black, Pink and White
Flutter By Wednesday - Use 3 layers plus a Butterfly, Fairy or Angel

The Craft Garden - Fairy
Wild Orchid - Say it with Flowers

24 comments:

Michele Spera said...

I think both cards are wonderful!! I love the softness of the fairy on the flowers:-) and the black & white one with the splash of color is really nicely done:-) love the gems on her dress:-)
XMicheleX

Crafty Chris said...

Hi Nicola
2 beautiful cards, love the wings on the first one, and the colours on the 2nd, gorgeous.
Christine x

Paul said...

2 beautiful cards. Great summery looking projects.
TFS
Paul
http://craftyblogocks.blogspot.com/

Christine said...

Hi Nicola gorgeous creations both fairies are stunning love how you made the acetate wings..the balck & Pink is very striking.....did you get my email 14/7 ???

Hugs Christine xx

Lori said...

Oh Wow these are just beautiful. I saw the first at the DCD blog and was in awe of those gorgeous wings, beautiful!

Susie Sugar said...

Two very different and very beautiful fairies
Two stunning creations I love them both
Hugs Susie xx

Riet said...

What a beautiful cards Nicola,i love the images and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie thaea are really gorgeous i love the images and your colour choices, and the embellis are just perfct too big hugs love Pops x x

gina g said...

Hi Nicola

Wow this is really gorgeous. i love everything about it. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me for this weeks challenge. luv gina xx

Katina said...

Adore the fairy card Nicola - the wings are stunning. Thank you for joining us at Papertake Weekly this week.

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun,you really know how to make cards come to life these are just totally awesome,love the wings,hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

Bec said...

absolutely stunning.. thanks for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges..

Kylie said...

Beautiful! I love the hot pink with the black and white,
Thanks for playing at Creatalicious this month,
Hugs
Kylie

Jodi said...

Nicola, both of your cards are just gorgeous!! Love that you added pink to them too! Gorgeous work on the second card! Thanks for joining us at Flutterby Wednesday!
Hugs
Jodi =)

Ginger Claire said...

Loving your colouring in on Candytuft. Thanks for joining us this month at Crafters Companion Challenge Blog xxx

Nancy said...

Your creations are both equally amazing, Nicola!! So glad to see you joined us this week!!

Michelle said...

Hi Nicola! How have you been? So glad to see an entry for FBW from you...miss seeing you :) Your Sweet Pea creation is just as pretty! Thanks for joining us - love seeing your fluttery creations!!

Debs said...

Hi Nicola
Two stunning cards - my fav. has tobe the Flower fairy one - I love the soft colours.
Thanks for playing along with mu challenge at Allsorts this week.
Take care.
Debs xx

April Rose said...

These are beautiful cards, and I love the gorgeous arrangement of flowers on both! The flower fairy image is so sweet. Thank you for joining us at Wild Orchid Challenges!
Hugs,
April

Betty said...

Two stunning cards Nicola the flower fairy is lovely great idea with the wings and love the colours of Sweet pea
Bettyxxx

Linda said...

Hi Nicola love the wings on your fairy, love Linda

crafty amy said...

Wow hun these are both gorgeous I am loving the acetate wings and the gems on the sweetpea one are just such a perfect touch!
Thank you for joining us at crafts and me :D
Hugs

Amy xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

2 lovely cards Nicola. The acetate one is so beautiful.

Cathy
xxxxx

Debbie said...

This is gorgeous and elegant- I've never bought this stamp but am tempted now!