Daily Archives: March 1, 2014

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There’s a Fairy in my Tea!

It’s time for a new challenge over at ABC Challenges.

Our challenge for you today is ‘G is for Girls’ so we want to see creations made for those females in our lives.

Our sponsors for this challenge are The Paper Shelter and Marianne Design.

I’ve used the gorgeous ‘There’s a Fairy in my Tea!’ image from The Paper Shelter for my card today and teamed it with some gorgeous dies from Marianne Design.

I’ve printed my image onto X-Press It Blending Card and coloured with Copic Markers.

The colours I’ve used are as follows:

Skin – E21, E00, E000, E0000, R20

Hair – E47, E44, E42, E40

Yellows – Y15, Y13, Y11

Dark Aquas – BG78, BG75, BG72, BG0000

Greys – C8, C6, C4, C2, C0

Here’s a closer look at the image.

and another…

and one more showing the dies off a little more…..

Stamps: Teeny Tiny Sentiments (SU), There’s a Fairy in my Tea! (The Paper Shelter)
Card: Whisper White(Stampin’ Up), X-Press It Blending Card, DSP – Spring Fling & Summer Days Combo (DCWV)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: Martha Steward Around the Page Punch – Cherish, LR0270 & LR0245 (Marianne Design), Lacey Circles & Large Classic Circles (Spellbinders), Copic Markers, Basic Jewels – Pearls (SU), Whisper White Satin Ribbon (retired SU), Lace (Live & Love Crafts), Gillian Lemon Flowers (Prima Marketing)

If you haven’t already stopped by ABC Challenges and checked out what the rest of the DT have created then please do so now, then get creating those ‘Girl’ cards and enter our challenge for you chance to win a prize from our sponsors or be chosen in our Top 5.

Peaceful Petals

We have a new challenge for you today over at Inkspirational Challenges and this time it’s a…….

Guidelines: Create a project using any two or all three of the above colours. Any shade of these colours is acceptable and you may add black and realistic colours for skin, hair or fur.

I’ve used a new set from Stampin’ Up for my card today called Peaceful Petals.

I’ve stamped my image onto Watercolour Paper using Stazon Ink and watercoloured with an Aqua Painter and inkpad.

Here’s a closer look at the image.

Supplies: (All Stampin’ Up)
Stamps: Peaceful Petals, Teeny Tiny Sentiments
Card: Elegant Eggplant, Old Olive, Watercolour Paper, Subtles Pattern Stack
Ink: Stazon Jet Black, Wisteria Wonder, Elegant Eggplant, Old Olive
Accessories: Chevron EF, Ovals Framelits, Occasions Paper Piercing Templates, Mat & Tool, Basic Jewels – Pearls, Word Window Punch.

Don’t forget to stop by Inkspirational, if you haven’t already, and see what the rest of the DT came up with for this challenge.