Wednesday, December 12, 2018

More Fairies.

Internet is playing up again so couldn't post yesterday and not behaving very well today either.
It's all quiet here . The ducks are all bedded down for the night so I'm sneaking some free time to show you two more cards for the Current Butterfly Challenge which has in fact been taken over by the Fairies, Gnomes. Pixies, Elves and the Angels have asked to join in now too.
I have made two more Fairy cards. One as a Birthday  card and one as a Christmas card.

First up is the Birthday card which uses another Dufex Foiled Print . This one has the number 11135 on the reverse. I created the sentiment in word and printed off. The paper is an unknown freebie from my stash which I thought went perfectly with the images. The panel is made up of 3 different fairy pictures. I was going to seperate them but then decided to leave it as one long panel. The card design shape is a double fold stand up card. Very easy to do. I got the idea from my blogging friend  Barbara. She sent me a lovely Christmas card and I have adapted the design here

Side view of the card showing the folds.

Entering this card into the following challenges:
Cute Card Thursday # #559 Anything goes.
A Bit More Time To Craft # 81 Anything goes.
Pile It On #149  Shaped cards.
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends #95 Anything goes.
Crafter's Castle #12 Anything goes.
Crafts Galore #58 Anything goes.
Love To Craft #29 Anything goes.

Second card is the Christmas make but made with non traditional colours. Pink, Mauve and Lilac.
The image is a digi by Mo Manning  called Christmas Fairy Holly. I have coloured with my promarkers and glitter glue +a silver girl pen . The design paper is holly on a lilac background. Made by Crafter's  Companion 2012  and  called Popcorn Bear. I teamed it with a snippet of lilac pearlescent card stock which means I can at last pop over to Di's playground.  The pearls and silver sentiment were from my stash. She really does look pretty IRL.

The challenge is running till 2nd January. There is  a prize to be won  and  several Secret Santa Sacks have been hidden within the numbers. The first Santa sack has just been found. If you have already entered then pop over to the blog and see if you are the winning number . Santa sacks must be claimed within 7 days. There are 3 more hiding so why not play along and see if Santa thinks you have been good this year.!!

Entering this card into the following challenges:
Crafty Card Makers #224 Christmas
Cardz 4 Galz #86 Non traditional christmas colours.
Fussy and Fancy#226 Winter/christmas.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #341 anything goes.
Addicted To Stamps  #169 Christmas non- Traditional colours.
Crafty Calendar # It's Christmas Time.
Pattie's Creations #153 Winter/ Christmas.
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterened  Paper # Anything goes.
Card Mania #111 Christmas.
Country View Challenges # Christmas.


If you think that wretched  L'Th has been very quiet then think again. His electronic tag went off this morning and I found him in the Bathroom.

No absolutely not. I am not sharing my bath tub with a duck.  O.U.T.  Out this minute the pair of you.


cuilliesocks said...

Hi Valery, your fairy cards are gorgeous, all beautifully designed with such pretty images, love them. Kate x

Jeanie Ellis - Scrapbookingmamaw said...

How cute! And I love the foil! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Crafter's Castle this week. We hope to see you next time too!
Blessings, Jeanie
Scrapbookingmamaw {My Blog}
Crafter's Castle

Jackie T said...

Hi Mrs A your cards are stunning they are just so pretty. That elf is so naughty I don't know how you bare it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Gina's Cards said...

Oh WOW what a beautiful card. Love the fairies and the design is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy, good luck.
Gina xx

Diane said...

Your fairies are just gorgeous Valery, both designs are so pretty.

Hugs Diane

Chris said...

Your Christmas card is gorgeous...I do love A Mo image! The fairy card is delightful too, a trio of sweet fairies and lovely design..
As for that L'Th...he's a proper handful dread to think what he'd get up to without the least you have some warning!
Thanks for playing along with our Christmas challenge at Crafty Calendar

scrAPpamondo said...

Ooooohhhh LOVE this fairies card!! Such delightful images and the simple design is so effective and shows them so well! Amazing gold accents too!!
Also the second one looks so beautiful with the embossed wings, such a sweetie!

Kathleen said...

Those images on the first card are fabulous and a great shape of card. The second card is very sweet.
There is nothing wrong with a rubber duck in your bath, could be worse, it could be the carolling ducks.

Kath x

*Vicki* said...

Both of your fairy creations are gorgeous!! Love the details and shine on the top card with those delicate images!! That second card with the Christmas fairy is so sweet and beautifully colored! Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Cute Card Thursday Challenges! HUGS, *Vicki* (DT)

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

Do love dufex have some I bought poppies with Margaret at a cheap craft store the like we don’t see here, drool!

Mm Mrs A.seems carolling ducks have taken over your place this year while lil elf is duly restrained from putting them in bath tub.
Hope to join with fairy Challenge I’ve many neglected stamps that need an outing.
If time permits.
Loads of sunshine from Oz, Shaz in Oz.x 🌞🌞🌞🌞

Dr Sonia S V said...

WOW those shimmering fairies look stunning!!!
Dr Sonia

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful designed card and thanks for sharing at our use CHRISTMAS NON TRADITIONAL COLOURS on your creation at Addicted to Stamps, hope to see you again next challenge..♥ ADDICTED TO STAMPS
{aNNie}DT Addicted To Stamps Challenges

Clipping Path Service said...

Fabulous card .This is so pretty.Thanks for sharing.

Sam Squires - A Crafting Niche said...

What a beautiful fairies card. Thank you for taking part in the "Love To Craft Challenge. DT Sam x

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

Two gorgeous fairy cards Valery Anne.

Sue xx

Di said...

Two lovely cards - who doesn't love a fairy on a card, so pretty.


Di xx

Donna said...

That elf is having some fun I see! As soon as the twins get a bit older I'm going to get them an elf. They'd love to have an elf in the bathroom I'm sure! Beautiful fairy cards. Such a fun fold. Since I am hoping to move away from Christmas cards now I'll have to give one of these a try. But wrapping and shopping has to get done too. Have a super day!

Lori said...

Both of your cards are wonderful! Love those pretty fairies and the fun fold!

Miriam said...

Lovely card. Thank you for joining in with the Country View Crafts Challenge.

Wendy L said...

So pretty, thanks for joining us at the Craftyhazelnuts PP Challenge. Xxx

Margreet said...

Great cards.
So sweet to see L'th playing with the duck.
xxx Margreet

Tammy said...

Gorgeous cards, I love the colors on the Christmas cards! Thanks so much for joining us at Cardz for Galz.
Tammy x

AlisonC said...

Really pretty designs. I do like these colours. x

Pattie G said...

This is so sweet! It goes perfect with our current challenge “Winter/Christmas” at Patties Creations Design Challenge. Thanks for joining us…
Artist and Owner

AO Creations said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz, good luck!!! Amy DT

Margaret Mifsud said...

A gorgeous Christmas card with an adorable image! Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Crafty Cardmakers. x


Wonderful creation!
Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge December "ATG".

Teresa said...

Thanks so much for joining the Christmas challenge at Country View Challenges. Good Luck and hope to see you again. Teresa DT xx

Kim said...

These cards are gorgeous. Thanks for sharing and participating in the challenge at Love to Craft Challenge Blog.

Keti's Projects said...

Another Gorjuss card. Thank you for joining our December Pile It On Challenge again.
Keti (DT)

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