Friday, 20 September 2013

"Fairy Special"

 


Recently I shared a picture here of the fairy garden I made this summer. I wish this magical little creature had found my garden but unfortunately the fairy house remains uninhabited! Oh well, there is always next year.

My card today is one I made for my niece Alyssa on her birthday. I've had this lovely Jelly Park image for ages...I won it in one of the first challenges I ever entered. I colored her with some of my VERY limited supply of copics & used good old Stickles on her wings to make them sparkle. The beautiful DP is from Prima & the CS is Bazzill. The lace is from The Paper Studio & the "glittery" brads are by Pebbles.

I have made several cards in the last week which wouldn't be any great deal normally but, on Sept.9th I had surgery to remove a small growth from my right eye & thought I would be out of commission for some time. The vision is still quite blurry in the eye & it is very light sensitive. However, I am finding myself drawn to my craftroom more than before the surgery....go figure....can't see, so lets go make cards! LOL At least I have an excuse now for coloring outside the lines & crooked papers!

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
1. Artistic Inspirations.....ATG or frame it
2. Crafty Bloggers Network.....things with wings
3. Created with love....#58.....ATG
4. Crafty Cardmakers.....winged things
5. Lady Anne Challenge.....wings
6. Make it Monday.....ATG
7. Tammy's Scrapin Corner.....ATG
8. Pink Elephant.....Ch.217.....digi image
9. Papertake Weekly.....make it sparkle
10. Tuesday Throwdown.....#165.....anything with wings
11. 4 Krafty Girlz.....ATG
12. Cute Card Thursday.....fairy nice

24 comments:

  1. This is one fairy special card, very pretty Renee...

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  2. Adorable card. Love the image and sparkles. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes Challenge at Created With Love Challenges

    ~~Chris

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  3. Lovely sparkly wings on your fairy. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this time. Cxx

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  4. Wonderful card . Thank you for joining us with out Frame it/ Anything goes challenge at Artistic Inspirations Hugs Tania (DT) xx

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  5. Hey! It is Kelly stopping by from MIM, thanks for coming to see my card! I love the doily and the ribbon/fibre, lovely! I also love the sparkly wings!!!!

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  6. Such a pretty image and love the doily. Thank you for entering your lovely card for Tammy Scraping Corner 80 'anything goes' challenge, Hazel, Guest Designer x

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  7. What a sweet Fairy that you have done. Beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining in the fun at Created with Love Challenges.
    Linda K. DT

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  8. This is a wonderful creation with great details and its perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Tammy’s Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  9. So darn sweet Renee. She is going to love this Fairy and I bet those sparkly hearts will be a hit too.

    Just noticed the picture of your Mom's button box. Very special and the posting is a special tribute to your love. Hugs, sweetie

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  10. What a sweetie, love how she is sitting! Great background paper
    to go with her too, Renee.

    Hugs
    Sue

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  11. Lovely card Renee, so sweet and pretty :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  12. Very pretty card. Love the DP you have used for it.

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

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  13. Such a pretty creation. The image is very cute and I like the added bling on the wings. Thanks for joining our "Anything Goes" challenge this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli {DT}

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  14. A very pretty card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Bloggers Network. Marlene DT

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  15. Very cute and love the shine to those wings! Thank you for linking up at Tuesday Throwdown Things with Wings - we have a new challenge tomorrow - come on by! Gail DT

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  16. LOL. I'm fighting a pinched nerve(I think) and a stuffy sinus head. Need to stay out of the crafty zone but that's right where I want to be. Hope your eye is healing well. I'll just bet your little fairy will come back next year to live in your garden. Sweet card Renee. Hugs!

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  17. Thanks for joining us at 4 krafty girlz challenge blog. ..Anita DT

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  18. wow fabulous project thank you for joining the 4 Krafty Girlz Challenger - good luck

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  19. Thank You for sharing with us at Lady Anne's Challenges. I hope we see you again soon.
    Love ~ Lady Anne xx

    Lady Anne's Challenge's
    Lady Anne's Blog

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  20. Super Cute image love your card.Thanks for joining us at Lady Anne's with our with wings Challenge Hugs Tania (Dt)xx.

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  21. Pretty card, Thanks for joining Crafty Cardmakers' challenge.

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  22. This is so sweet Renee, your colouring looked just fine to me.
    Hope your eye feels better very soon.
    Huge Hugs Mau xx

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  23. Hi Renee, Answering your ? so you get the answer quicker :o) Just off to my bed.
    I used the Cuttlebug for the Die cut. The card is just under 6x6 and as the top layer is smaller than that it goes through fine. I actually have a GC too but I used the cuttlebug in this instance.
    Hugs Mau xx
    So glad your eye is doing well xxxxx

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  24. What a pretty image! Lovely card. Thankyou for joining us this month at Crafty Bloggers Network
    Geraldine M
    CBN DT

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Thank you so much for stopping for a visit! I love reading your comments & appreciate the time you take to leave them!
Hugs, Renee