Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Let’s Fly…..

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

‘Animal Magic’.

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.

My card today features one of The Paper Shelter’s very cute images called ‘Everyone Can Fly’.


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

The colours I’ve used are:

Skin - E21, E00, E000, R20

Hair & Kitten - E44, E43, E42, E41

Clothes - R05, R02, R01, BG75, BG72, BG70

Wings - YG17, YG03, YG11

Grass - YG67, YG25, YG17, G20

My image has been cut out using Decorative Labels One from Spellbinder.

Here’s a close up of the image….


And another…


My papers I’ve used are from My Mind’s Eye. I have added a couple of dies and punches, a little lace, some gorgeous flowers and a few pearls to finish off my card.

Here’ one last look.


Stamps: Everyone Can Fly (The Paper Shelter), And Many More (Stampin’ Up), Birthday sentiment (LOTV)
Card: Naturals White (Stampin’ Up), Cryogen White
Papers: Oh La La For Her (My Mind’s Eye)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: ‘Butteflight’ On The Edge (Tim Holtz), Heart Swirl (Magnolia Doohickey), String Lace ‘Around the Page’ Punch & Monarch Butterfly (Martha Stewart), Curly Label & 1 3/4” Circle (Stampin’ Up)
Accessories: Organza Ribbon, Antique Brad, Pearls (Stampin’ Up), Flowers (Wild Orchid Crafts), Lace (stash)

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:

Come and Get It - Birthdays

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - #4 Anything Goes

Robyn’s Fetish - #251 Square Cards

Brown Sugar - #133 Use a Bow and a Die Cut


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Nannieflash said...

Morning Nikki, well I adore this card your whole design and layout is stunning and your colouring is gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Judith said...

so pretty Nikki - I just love this cute fairy and the flowers look so pretty with it - great layout hugs Judith x

cass said...

Very cute and pretty. Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week for our Bow and Die Cut challenge

Blossom Cards said...

lovely card thanks for sharing with brown sugar Rachel dt

Unknown said...

Hi Nikki,
I love your card! It is super adorable!
Thanks for joining us over at Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends!
Sandra (DT)

Leanne said...

So very pretty, the image is so wonderful, and colors are amazing. Nice butterflies and those flowers are awesome. Thanks for playing our Anything Goes challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.

Leanne DT
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends

Mojca said...

oh it looks very pretty! Gorgeous colours and the image looks soooo sweet! Hugs! Mojca

Laurence said...

Such a pretty card!!! Thanks for sharing it with us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge.
Laurence DT

Meighan Wheller said...

Beautiful card Nikki! Love this image and your fabulous colouring. Thanks for sharing with us at Come and Get It. Meg x

Melanie said...

A wonderful birthday card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Birthday” challenge over at Come and Get it & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

(DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)
(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)
(DT Come and Get It)
(GDT Kreativzeit Challenges)

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

So adorable and your coloring is fabulous.

Gail said...

This is fabulous! I adore the image and your coloring is wonderful. This paper and layout is great and the embellishments are perfect. What a fabulous diecut, too. I love your card! Hugs, Gail

Vannessa said...

This is just gorgeous Nikki and I love the colours you used. This was one of my first TPS images as well and made me fall in love with them all!

Hugs, Vannessa x