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Thursday, 27 April 2017

Moving Along with the Times Challenge - Fairies




Stampin' Up! Fairy Celebration for MAWTT DT entry

This fortnight team A design team are sharing cards featuring fairies.  They are popular with young and old and always make me think of one of my favourite lines

"All you need is faith, hope and a little bit of fairy dust"

If only life was that simple!  Olivia and I are big fans of Disney's Tinkerbell and these cute fairies from the Stampin' Up! Fairy Celebration set remind me of her.  So my DT card is very simply stamped onto water colour paper with permanent black ink and then I have used an aqua painter, water colour pencils and some ink from ink pad lids to colour the images.  Using inkfrom the lid of  a Pool Party ink pad I created a wash background and let the images do the rest of the talking.

You can also see a couple of sneak peeks from the upcoming annual catalogue as I've used a card base of Fresh Fig and also some new cute embellishments that sparkle and regular readers know I'm a bit of a bling fan!  The matting layer of card stock is embossed using Softly Falling embossing folder although I've used the de-bossed side and some ruched Sweet Sugar Plum ribbon.

Do take a look at the other DT cards over at MAWTT and please do join in our challenge using the link tool on the MAWTT blog.

Thanks for stopping by.

Zx




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14 comments:

  1. So sweet Zoe...loving the stamps and the watrcolouring ....great design xxxx

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  2. Gorgeous Zoe... love the fairies...
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  3. They are both so lovely Zoe, thank you, xxx

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  4. Cute card, love the playful fairies. xx

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  5. Beautiful Zoe - they are just the sweetest of fairies. What a lovely card for my challenge! Jx

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  6. Such a pretty pair of fairies Zoe. Really sweet card! Christine xx

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  7. Thank you ladies for your lovely comments. Zx

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  8. Such a wonderful scene! Love your coloring !
    Thank you for joining Cards und More challenge ! DT Alexandra

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  9. Beautiful scene with this fairy's. Beautiful card.
    Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations this month.

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  10. Beautiful card Zoe. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  11. Hi Zoe
    This is such a lovely card and reminds me of illustrations in an old fashioned fairytale book.
    The embossed card is a beautiful colour, really rich.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

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  12. Simply beautiful, Zoe! What delightful images! Thank you for sharing your gorgeous card with us at Stamping Sensations.

    Lynne

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  13. It's a really pretty creation and lovely colours, many thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

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