Friday, August 20, 2010

Fairy Fun Friday- DT - Punch It !!

This week at FFF we are asking you to use your punches.

NOT DIE CUTS!!!

I have tried to incorporate a few different punches into my card.
I used my border punch on the back pink paper, my Fiskars corner punch on the papers behind Helen- DH found this punch for me at Micheals (it is a 3 in 1), my SU tag punch for the sentiment, & my SU butterfly punch for the butterflies of course!

I have used the image Helen the Hippo from Prairie Fairy Designs. She comes with her hubby Norm - both of which are created after the Prairie Fairy Queens parents. They are also know as "Grandma & Grandpa 'cross the street" [to my kids]n as they live, literally, across the street.



I colored Helen with watercolor pencils, baby oil & blending stumps.
I added some blingy ribbon sporadically to the card with a little ruffle at the bottom left side & I added stickles to the paper edge. A pearl on her crown and a pin in the flower finish off my card for any occassion!

Come on down and punch it up a notch at FFF this week. Take a look at the DT members inspiration & use it for a chance to win some Prairie Fairy images for yourself!

Challenges for my card:
Flutterby Wednesday- sparkle, DP & 3 gems (pearls ok?)
Aud Sentiments- anything goes
Creative Card Crew- sparkle & shine
The Pink Elephant- ribbons & sparkles
Stamp Something- use a digital image
Pixie Dust Studio- go crazy with polkadots

Don't forget my candy until Sept. 26!! 

And don't forget about the Fussy & Fancy Sketch Challenge going on for one more week!

17 comments:

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Corry this card I love so much the embellishments, image and colours are absolutely fabulous
Hugs
Lorraine x

Lori said...

Helen Hippo looks so cute and girlie, you'd never know she was carrying around a wide load...lmao! Gorgeous details!

Kelly said...

So girlie and fru-fru, just adorable Corry!!

Suzi said...

Love it Corry, all the girlyness of it right down to the pearl in her crown. Hope you have a wonderful weekend.
Hugs
Suzi x

Sue said...

Oh I adore this card and esp that crown!
Have fab weekend
Sue x

Danni said...

This is so fun and cute! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Carla aka scrappypug said...

fantastic! I love the colors you used and the coloring is perfect!

Audrey said...

Super cute! I love that hippo and all that pink.
Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments and don't forget to enter in our new monthly drawing going on right now.

Julie said...

That hippo just makes me chuckle. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentimetns

Arielle ~ SnappyStamper said...

Corry - this is DARLING! Love the butterflies & beads & that cute image! Terrific card! Thanks so much for playing with us at TPE this week!

Michelle said...

didn't realize a hippo could be so cute! What a fun card!! Thanks for playing along with us at FBW this week!!

sallysbitz said...

Such a cute girly card xx

Love the way you have used all your punches xx

Debs said...

Love it!!!so many fab details, love the sponged doily, never thought of that. Words are perfect and of course one of my fav colors
Debs
xxx

Viv said...

Your Helen the Hippo is as cute as a button Corry!! LOVE your pretty card with all the punches going together so cleverly. Hugs Viv xxx

Jolara said...

that is so beautifull ! Thanks for joining the Pixies this week ! Joyce

craftykitten said...

Hi Cor hun,
Gorgeous card this, love that image and your embellies are, as always, fabulous! Thanks for joining in our Anything Goes challenge at Aud Sentiments.
Hugs
Dawn x

Julie M said...

Aww, what a cute card, Corry. Gorgeous pink details and what a funny image!!

Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.

Julie :o)

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