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Friday, 26 October 2012

Whispy a Chistmas Fairy

Hello again to everyone.   I hope this finds you well today.  This is my second posting for today. Although actually I scheduled my last post yesterday evening.  Today is freezing here and we may be facing our first snow of the season on Saturday.  This is unusual for us in the South of the UK so early in the year. 


I have really enjoyed making this card.  It features one of my all time favourite images Whispy by Krista Smith for Saturated Canary.   She is so gorgeous and a delight to colour.

List of Materials used to make this card:
Centura Pearl card cut with Spellbinder Dies to make shaped card base approx 5.5" x 5.5".
Designer papers are by First Edition and from the Stocking Fillers Pack.
Wonderful Whimsy image coloured using various shades of pink with my trusty Promarker Pens and detailed with my pencil stock.
The image is mounted on another Spellbinder die cut.
Other die cuts are wreath and seed head which are from Memory Box.
Pink crush ribbon, pearls, doily and Prima flowers are all from my stash.



I would like to enter this lovely little lady in the following Challenges:



A side view of this card showing inside with designer papers, these are all glittered and with matching smaller die cut for recording a greeting.

I am so honoured that this card has been chosen as a favourite of the week on Splitcoast Stampers for week ending 4th November 2012:  http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/2280699?&cat=500&ppuser=329614

Thank you so much for reading this post and looking at my card.  

Sending Hugs to all, especially those of you who are feeling a bit poorly today.

Laine

    X


27 comments :

Caroline said...

Gorgeous card love the image which is coloured beautifully and I love the colours you have used. Freezing here as well. Caroline xx

Doreen said...

Love this fabulous card,great image.xxx

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love it.
Wendy xx

Pia S said...

You've colored the image beautifully, I think her hair looks so natural! You've arranged the ribbon in such a decorative way, and the doily and lace details add to the feminine feel of this card!

Chris x said...

This card is so beautiful Laine.
It's v. cold here in Kent and I have the heating on.
I love to look at your cards, they are fabulous.
Hugs
Chris x

Bettina L. said...

This is so beautiful. Never thought of using her for christmas. Love the shape, layers with the doily, flowers, bow and pearls all in non traditional colours. Thanks for playing at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back wednesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Laine. Such a sweet image and you have coloured her so beautifully. I love all your pretty detailing, especially that yummy ribbon

hugs Sue

jackiescrafts said...

What a gorgeous card lovely colouring

Thank you for joining in at Rubys rainbows this time

Jackie x

Sonia said...

Gorgeous little card Laine:) Adorable romantic image and fabulous embellishments:)
Have a sweet weekend:)
Sonia

tilly's crafts said...

fantastic card Laine, love the image and your colouring
Kim x

carol said...

Hi..super card, thanks for playing along with us at CRAFTY RIBBONS x carol

CaroleAnn said...

Hi, Laine
So nice to meet you - found your card on the Saturated Canary Challenge page and absolutely loved your design and your coloring is so beautiful. I have this image and love it too! Great job. Hugs

Ann Whitfield said...

This is beautiful Laine, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

iReneM said...

This is so gorgeous, Laine.
Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
x

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous creation!

Thank you for joining in the fun at Ruby's Rainbow for our * Doily * challenge

Hope you will join us again soon
Hugs Shaz x

Basslady said...

this is a work of art!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

June Nelson said...

WOW hunnie this is adorable love your colour combo and shape, thanks for joining us at saturated canary big huggies Juen xxxxxx

Debbie D (Padster) said...

Beautiful card - love the shape and the flowers - thanks for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy Friday
Hugs
Debbie

Dora said...

OMG this is fabulous, I love the image and pretty colours and fab shape of your card. Thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week and good luck xxx

jenny said...

Beautiful shaped card.....love the image and the pink!
Thanks for joining us at I Love Promarkers x

Jenny x

Gail said...

what catches my eye on this card is the color combination. Truly outstanding. The image is adorable, but your coloring is what makes it a truly beautiful card. I like the embellishments you used and the shape of this card a lot. Really really nice card and I'm going to remember how pretty this is as inspiration. --Gail

Rebekah said...

This is so cute thanks for playing at SC this time hugs Rebekah xx

Carissa said...

Such a wonderful creation.
Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge.
Carissa :)

Jessica said...

Such a beautiful card! Love the warm colours and the image is so cute! Gorgeous design and embellishments!

Hugs Jessica, a new follower;)

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is just gorgeous, thank you for joining us at Saturated Canary this time, huggles Pops x x x

Jayne A said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at SFTW.
Hugs
Jayne

Tip Top said...

So pretty and delicate! Thank you for joining in at Crimbo Crackers – hope you can join me again for the next challenge! Crimbo Crackers