Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Magical Birthday

It’s time for a new challenge at The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog and this time the challenge is…..

‘Away with the Fairies’.

This week, as always, we are sponsored by The Paper Shelter and Veronica & Pedro are offering a fabulous prize of $30 to spend at their site.

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If you use a TPS image in your creation you will receive the full $30 to spend on their gorgeous designs, and if you haven’t used a TPS image then you will win 3 Digis of your choice from their site.

For my card today I’ve chosen to use the lovely ‘Make A Wish’ image.


My image was printed onto Cryogen White cardstock and coloured with my Copic Markers.

The colours I’ve used are:
Skin - E00, E000, R20
Hair - E47, E44, E43, E42
Dress - R02, R01, R00
Wings - BG96, BG93, BG90, R02, R01, R00
Log - E44, E43, E42, E41, E40
Grass - BG99, BG96, BG93, BG90

Here’s a closer look at the image.


And another…


One last look….


Stamps: Make A Wish (The Paper Shelter), Sentiment from LOTV
Card: Naturals White (Stampin’ Up), Cryogen White
Papers: Isabelle (First Edition)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Flourish Lace ‘Around the Page’ Punch (Martha Stewart), 1 3/4” Circle (Stampin’ Up), 6002/0251 (Noor Design), Large Classic & Scallop Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinder), Nautical Wheeler Doily & Polynesion Sails Oval (Cheery Lyn) 
Accessories: Flowers & Cameo Beige Seam Binding (Wild Orchid Crafts), Lace (The Ribbon Girl), Pearl (Stash), Shabby White Frantage (Live & Love Crafts), Dazzling Details (Stampin’ Up)

If you haven’t already stopped by The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog then please do so you can check out the wonderful creations the rest of the DT have come up with.

I’m entering my card into the following challenges:

Cheery Lyn Designs - #174 Doilies

Glitter ‘n’ Sparkle - #126 Anything Goes

The Ribbon Girl - Add Flowers

My Time to Craft - #281 Fantasy

Craft-Dee BowZ - Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow

The Crazy Challenge - #192 Happy Birthday


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Nannieflash said...

Hi Nikki, you always make such stunning card and this one is really beautiful, I love the diecut mounts and that lace is gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

Vicki robertson said...

Nikki, this card is gorgeous! Love all of the detail you created with the die-cuts. Beautiful bow!

Vicki robertson said...

Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ March Challenge, "Anything goes and include a handmade bow"!

Gail said...

WOW! This is gorgeous. I love the image and you've colored her beautifully. The die cuts are fabulous...I mean, they are just outstanding and gorgeous with this image! What a beautiful card! Hugs, Gail

MagsB said...

Oh my, Nikki, this is absolutely gorgeous! I love the fab die-cuts and the pretty colours! thanks for joining in at My Time to Craft!

love Mags B x

Karen said...

Nikki - Your card is so gorgeous. I love the image and beautiful display of doilies used on your amazing card! Thanks for playing in the Cheery Lynn Designs challenge. Good luck to ya!

Helen said...

Beautifully made - thanks for joining us at My Time to Craft.

Helen x
GDT Member

Sandy Hulsart said...

Stunning card, Nikki, what a wonderful mix of dies and embellishments. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge.

Ribbon Girl said...

what a very pretty card! The image is so delicate and I like the whole design. Thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl Card Challenge - best of luck! Mary x