Friday, October 21, 2011

Fairy Fun Fridays- WET embossing!

Friday, woot woot. As you read this I am asleep . Yup 10 am and sleeping! Sorry! I am currently working nights so I am often in bed by 9 am after a 12 hr night shift. 

It's time for another Fairy Fun Fridays Challenge. Yes, it has been two weeks already. Where is the time going, I have no idea! There were some beautifully designed Sugar & Spice creations at our last challenge & we hope this weeks challenge brings on some more great designs! 

Our theme for the next two weeks is


Meaning get out your versamaker/versamark ink pad,  embossing powder & your heat tool for this one!! We want to see what kind of embossing you can come up with. 
My creation is not very extravagent, but fun, nonetheless. 
I used a SU background stamp called Cheesecloth & I embossed it with white embossing powder. This is what can be seen behind my image. Don't get it confused with the actual cheesecloth I added as well. The sun is a chipboard piece and the fishy stickers are from my stash. Ribbon is misc from AGES ago (one would say my hoarded stash) as is the SU Hodge Podge Hardware. I barely use them anymore. 

And Oohhhhhhhhhhhh I got Photoshop Elements (which I now don't know how to use after a quickie teaching session from my BFF, The Fairy herself--how does the saying go "use it or lose it"...)......AND I was able to merge my Fisherman Lewis with my Fishin' Gilly  from Prairie Fairy Designs to make this cute door hanger for when my hubby & daughter go fishing. 

thanks for stopping by today & I can't wait to see you at the FFF challenge this week

Challenges for my card: to follow
Charisma Cardz- embossing
Fab'n'Funky- distressed/torn
Use it Tuesdays- use metal
Sweet Stamps- lots of layers
Simon Says Stamp- Nursery Rhyme (10 little fishes)
Ten Little Fishes
Ten little fishes were swimming in a school, 

This one said, "Let's swim where it is cool."
This one said, "It's a very warm day."
This one said, "Come on, let's play."
This one said, "I'm as hungry as can be."
This one said, "There's a worm for me."
This one said, "Wait, we'd better look."
This one said, "Yes, it's on a hook."
This one said, "Can't we get it anyway?"
This one said, "Perhaps we may."
This one, so very brave, grabbed a bite and swam away. 


dj1952 said...

Corry this is adorable. You did a great job merging the two images. I always enjoy being able to manipulate images in this manner. Love the details. Hugs, dj (GD)

Suzi said...

How Gorgeous is this sweet creation Cor. I love it, especially the merged images and those wee fishes. I need to be getting me some of that gauze stuff. Fabulous work hon. I hope you have a wonderful weekend.
Suzi x

Margreet said...

Awesome creation Corrie....those merged Lewis and Gillie are just stunning...great details...enjoy your weekend!
xxx Margreet

DesignerDiva said...

Cor I love this super cute card almost as much as I love the fact your hubby takes his daughter fishing! What a great dad!
Adore Gillian and Lewis and now I think I need to add to my collection, beautiful job - I hope your on commishion!
Don't work too hard
Hugs Laurie x

Kelly Schelske said...

Super cute Corry, love the two of them together!

coops said...

fabulous fun hanger cor.i love the images and the background stamp and details are stunning ;D

xx coops xx

Joy said...

This card is super adorable, just love those fishing together...makes me smile... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

Dora said...

Corry this is adorable, what a fun hanger you did.. it's nice for daughter and father to have some time together.. me today had son and mother time together and between some quarrels we managed it!!!

Dot said...

Stunning card, Corry. Lewis and Gillie are so cute together. I miss summer when I see your lovely colours!
Enjoy your weekend.
hugs Dorte

Kelly said...

Corry, I absolutely love your mesh on this card, what a wonderful idea! The dual images are awesome too!

NGCARDS said...

A great card, thanks for joining in with our embossing theme over at Charisma Cardz! xxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Super card, really cute and fun images, fab colouring and great design. :)

Thanks so much for playing along at Charisma Cardz this week,



Vee said...

Lovely card and beautiful colours. Thanks for joining Charisma this week.
xx Vee

Hannah Clark said...

Oh my goodness! I love that you merged those images! Just adorable! The cheesecloth really adds to this! GORGEOUS!

Gram's Treasures said...

Super cute fun card! Thanks for joining us this week at Charisma.
Joyce xx

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