Monday, July 09, 2012

Silver Fairy - Sweet Stamping Pixies July Challenge

Since today is July's second Monday, it's time for a new challenge at Sweet Stamping Pixies.  Here's what I came up with for my DT card.  

This month's challenge is a colour challenge of blue, tan and yellow.  And we are being sponsored this time by Simon Says Stamps.  The prize is this cute Stamping Bella stamp

I hope you will play along with us in our challenge.  For more inspirations, hop over to the challenge blog HERE and check out the fabulous card of my DT teammates.  

This beautiful fairy is one of Sylvia Zet's (Wee Stamps).  She is called Silver Fairy (available from Whimsy Stamps).  I used my coloured pencils to colour this image, a combinations of of Faber-Castell Polychromos & Art Grips and Prismacolour Premiers.

Challenges I am entering with this card:
All That Scraps Challenge - Anything Goes
Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Challenge #46 - Anything Goes
Crafts and Me Challenge #91 - 1-2-3 (1 image, 2 papers, 3 embellishments)
Sketch N Stash Challenge #91 - Sketch (image is from a new stamp, striped paper is from my scrap pile)
Let's Ink It Up Challenge for July - All Girl
Creatalicious Challenge #35 - Anything Goes
Addicted to Stamps Challenge #34 - Card for Someone Special
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Going round in circles

Thanks so much for taking the time to drop by.  I very much appreciate your visit.  Have a wonderful week!

Materials and Tools Used:
DP's:  one sheet from DCWV Baby Boy Stack paper pad; don't know who made the striped paper
Dies:  Spellbinders Ovals and Posy Patch; Magnolia doohickey Swirl
Punches:  Nellie Snellen Rose Leaves Jumbo; Punch Bunch Impatient Leaf large; EK Success Star
Miscellaneous:  Tim Holtz distress ink stamp pad Walnut Stain and Scattered Straw; pearls from my stash 


Sue said...

Stunning card Norma,love the colours and sweet image.
Sue :)

Maris said...

hi Norma, i love, love, love her xx

Maria Therese said...

Gorgeous ♥♥

Lynnor Goodwin said...

Just beautiful!!! Lovely fairy image and so beautifully colored!!

Danielle said...

OH!!! what a lovely sight for my eyes this morning. I love this image of Sylvia Zet, and your coloring makes her alive, Absolutely Divine! love your layout very much, the cluster at the left is just awesome! a perfect card Norma, just as always. Hugs.

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Stunning card Norma, I love the layout and those gorgeous flowers.
Hugs Julie x

sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!! This is absolutely stunning. I love the image and you have coloured her so beautifully

Thank you so much for joining in with the Sketch n Stash Challenge


mgoll88 said...

A very nice card, wonderfull coloring..fnatastic work!


Christina C. said...

Another example of sheer perfection in design, coloring and details!
Such a pleasure to visit your blog and view your amazing works of art, Norma!

angelwhispers said...

Norma the image well she is coloured superbly and just adore the background just beautiful such patience! The papers and detail are just gorgeous especially your lovely flowers! Chanelle xxx

Marlies said...

A gorgeous card!! The stamp is one of my favorites and your colouring and the background are beautiful!! I love the flowers as well!! Thanks for joining us at ATSC, hugs, Marlies

Marvine said...

Stunning image and colors, love it :)

Chrissie said...

A beautiful card, your colouring is superb and I love the papers and flowers too.
Thanks for joining in with Sketch N Stash.
Chrissie xx

gina g said...

Gorgeous card i like the image and beautiful flowers.

Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me this week. luv gina xx

PS i have some candy on my blog if your interested. xx

Anonymous said...

I love the colours and gorgeous paper, the image is so sweet and your flowers exquisite, love how you distressed the edges, Beautifully done Hugs Julie P

Janet - aka stacky said...

Your card is absolutely gorgeous and your colouring of this beautiful image is amazing. Thank you for joining in the fun with us at Sketch n Stash, good luck x

Pia S said...

Stunning card! Your coloring is impressive!

cabio's craft corner said...

Gorgeous card. Not only this cute colored image, but love your pretty addition of the golden brown tone on the flowers :o)

Violets Corner said...

Gorgeous card and stunning colouring, many thanks for sharing with Creatalicious Challenges.

Warm hugs

Rosietoes said...

Gorgeous card and colours. Thank you so much for joining us on the JS Challenge.

Edna x

~@ngie~ said...

absolutely stunning... I love that image... she is one of my fave's... I love the papers & the flowers are awesome :)

Thanx for joining in with us over at Sketch N Stash... good luck :)

Hugz Angie xXx

Sandra said...

Great card!! Thanks for joining in with Joanna Sheen's Challenge this week.
Sandra x

Mimi said...

Adorable card! and beautiful coloring! Thanks for joining us at All That Scraps challenge! Good luck!! ;D

Tasha said...

Gorgeous card Norma . Love the colouring and the flowers :-)
Thanks for joining us over at addicted to stamps

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