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Aug 25, 2012

A little Birthday Fairy

Happy Saturday everyone!
I had some time to make a card today since the kids were busy playing with their friends. So I decided to play in this week's Digital Pencil Too challenge. The theme is distressing.

Here is my card.

I used the super sweet Fairy Flora.  She has been colored using faber castell pencils and copic markers for the skin.

I layered the cute image onto some yellow designer paper from my stash, and then onto a die cut made with Whimsy Stamps new double scallop square doily die.

The sentiment is from a Penny Black clear set, I used my SU word window punch to punch it out. I embellished with some ribbon and twine, a button and then added some dazzling diamonds glitter to the wings. To finish it off I sewed around the edges and used a corner rounder on the bottom two corners.

I am entering this card to the following challenges:

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a great weekend everyone!


  1. Beautiful card- your softly colored image is fabulous! Love the edge border too.

  2. Gorgeous card, I love the sweet image and you have coloured her so beautifully.


  3. So cute, Ellie! I like this newer version of "Baby Flora"...her ears are adorable. I love your coloring and the sparkle on her wings. Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

  4. Fairy Flora is gorgeous! Love the yellow and black colors and your coloring is perfect!

  5. Awee she's a cutie. Lovely card.Thanks for playing in our challenge.
    xoxo, Tahi DT Member for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

  6. Anonymous22:42

    hi ellie, this is just too cute! i love your colouring, the border punch and the kraft base.

  7. oh wow love this image hun and the detail is just stunning, beautiful hugs Cherylxxxxxx

  8. Cute card, lovely colouring, thanks for joining us at Poodles Parlour challenge, good luck cheers Sue x

  9. Great job Ellie!
    I love this Mo's images really so much and you have coloured her perfectly!

    Thanks for joining us at Mo's Challenge this week.

    Hugs, Franz (GD)

  10. Thank you for joining us this week over at CRAFT Challenges. Your fairy card is stunning and the image is soooo cute

    Good luck

    Sylvia x

  11. What and adorable image you coloured!! Love you card - it is so sweet!! Thanks for joining us this week at Frosted Designs!

  12. Beautiful creation thanks for playing along with us at poodles
    Jacki xx

  13. Hi Ellie I love this card it is gorgeous! You have brought the image to life beautifully.
    Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week. Hope we see you again soon.
    Good luck
    Hugs Sheryl xx

  14. Sweet image! Thanks for playing in our 'Birthdays' Challenge #51!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  15. This is perfect for our current challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Pattie ♥
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

  16. Adorable and so gorgeous...Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
    Wendy xx

  17. This is totally cute and I love the design with the stitching, use of punches and colouring. Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss and good luck. Hope to see you back for another challenge. Bettina xx


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