Friday, December 3, 2010

Fairy Fun Friday- DT- Use a Star!!

For my Fussy & Fancy Creation click HERE! or just scroll down.


So, I ask you.................what is the first thing that crosses your mind when you see a challenge that says USE A STAR?
My first thought.......OH S'tar' !!! lol
Whatever am I going to do?
Where am I gonna get a star?
ICK< ick yuck......
Then my MOJO kicked in & I am pleased to present you with my creation for Fairy Fun Fridays (**) this fortnight where our challenge to you is to (yup you guessed it).......


This is my first time using one of the Prairie Fairy's(**) new is called Candy Cane Fairy & the set includes 2 digi images & a set of 8 sentiments for $4.50 (Cnd). The sentiments I used here are found in this set too, just to give you an idea.
What I have done to the Candy Cane Fairy, is taken away her candy cane that she was standing on & replaced her footing with a ribbon of stars (available at Really Reasonable Ribbons).

As you can see in the picture above, I have hidden the remainder of the sentiment in behind the die cut shape. The picture below just shows the sentiment sitting beside the card.

Now what about this fantastic little star you ask?
It is a chipboard star from CTMH. It was originally white, but I sponged it with Navy Blue distress ink, then heat embossed some silver swirls onto it. It is actually a perfect fit for my star card!
Per usual I have colored my little fairy with watercolor pencils, baby oil & blending stumps (except her skin tones...those are copics). I glittered up her wings to match the other silvery blings on the card!
The Christmas sheet music is from a fellow blogger (I just tried to find her e-mail from when she sent it to me, but I may have deleted it)....she downloaded it off the internet & then sent it to me. NO ANGEL POLICY. It is totally legit & is not law breaking by any means (at least that's what she said-lol).

Now head on over to the newly old Fairy Fun Friday (**). What I mean by that is that The Fairy (**) has returned to blogger. She used to be wordpress, but didn't quite find it to be home. "There's no place like blogger! ". So head on over, replace your URL links ((i've marked them with (**) above)) to show the new ones & BTW The Fairy (**) has ginormous candy up for grabs RIGHT HERE!!!
REMEMBER- Change all your links (**)!!!

Challenges for my card:
Flutter by Wednesday- open challenge
All Sorts - monochromatic
OSAAT- bling it up
Pollycraft Mondays- chipboard
Lexi's Creations- blue & silver
Stamp Something- Christmas Color combo something


Margreet said...

this is so beautiful all your details...your colouring is fab!
xxx Margreet

Suzi said...

This is stunning Corry, Love the icy blue, star and that ribbon. Fabulous colouring and all the little details. Hope you have a lovely weekend.
Suzi x

craftykitten said...

Hi Cor,
Wow hun this is simply stunning. Love the colours and your stars are so fabulous.
Dawn x

scotspanda said...

beautiful card, the image is cute and I love the sentiments

thanks so much for joining in with my monochrome challenge this week @ Allsorts :o)


Amanda xx

Kelly Schelske said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Corry! Love the blues!

Dawn said...

Loads of detail on this one, beautiful. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week

Hege-Annie Simonsen said...

Gorgeous card! I just love blue colours - looks great on this one!! FAB!! Lovely details!

Wish you a good weekend! :)
Hugs, Hege

Marilyn said...

This is beautiful, just beautiful!

Chocolate Orange said...

Such a gorgeous card.

Thankyou for sharing with us at OSAAT for our bling it up challenge ! Good Luck !

Choccy x

Pops x said...

Gorgeous card in perfect colours, love your papers too just fab, thank you for joining us at Magical Monday this week, good luck big hugs Pops x x x

Monique said...

Beautiful Holiday card that sparkles with so many details and elements :)

joey said...

WOW WOW WOW Corry this is stunning, the detail is amazing! love it! thanks for joining us at pollycraft. Joey.xx

Sheena said...

A gorgeous card with a lovely colour choice! Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week! Sheena xx

Emma said...

A beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Pollycraft & good luck.
Hugs Emma x

Paddington fan said...

This is gorgeous, love the bling and the image is lovely! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations this time for our blue & silver challenge. Good luck, love Jacky x

Lorraine A said...

oh wow !!! this is absolutley gorgeous Cor !! the image is beautiful and your colouring is superb ! I love everything about this , :-)

thanks for joining us on the Stamp Something Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

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