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Sunday, April 13, 2014

Dance with Faeries

Coffee of the Day - Marzipan

The new challenge at Pile it On this week is to add tulle or mesh to your project. Our sponsor is Inky Impressions, and the prize will be a $10 gift certificate to their store!  be sure to stop by the Pile it On challenge blog to see all of the amazing inspiration by the DT!

My card uses the Inky Impressions image 'Wishing Well Fairy'. This card is going to little Lauryn's older sister, so it needed to be as girly as I could make it. :) that meant it was time to pile on the pinks and purples!


papers are from the Basic Grey Green at Heart collection, sentiment is from Create with TLC, die is Spellbinders, punches are Martha Stewart (leaves) and SU! (tag top & postage stamp). white trim and satin ribbon for flower are by May Arts. please forgive me that I can't remember the mfg. of the tulle ballerina fringe. isn't it a delight, though? enamel dots are more of my handmade ones. a doily, some buttons, and an edge of white gel pen dots complete the card.

tip - enamel dots are super trendy right now. it's easy to make your own at home using pony beads. melt them in a toaster oven on parchment paper at 450* for about 15+ min.  keep an eye on them as they melt. it is a bit of a stinky project. best to do it with the windows open. let cool for just a few minutes, then they are ready for your projects! easy to adhere with glue dots.

tomorrow is the big day for the Lots of Love for Lauryn card drive blog hop, so I do hope you will stop back by! lots of prizes, sponsors, but most importantly, lots of inspiration for cards to send the family. :)

Challenges:
Inky Impressions - dots & stripes
Aud Sentiments - sentiment for a friend
Paper Crafting Journey - for a special lady (young lady)
Cards Galore Encore - include your fave color (pink!)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes w/patterned paper
Faeries Ch - shabby or vintage
Sketch 'n Dies - sketch (die from Spellbinders)
Baffies Kreativladen - for a woman (young woman)
Crafting For All Seasons - dies and punches (die: Spellbinder, punches: Martha Stewart & SU!)
Creative Moments - anything goes girly
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - add wings
Paper Pretties - punches (Martha Stewart & SU!)
Rhedd and Rose's - anything goes
Fan-tastic Tues - anything square goes
Top Tip Tues - cute
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Card Makin' Mamas - buttons, bits, and baubles (buttons & enamel dots)
Chocolate, Coffee, & Cards - use stripes
Savvy Handmade Cards - make believe or mythical creature
Sister Act - any card goes
Catch the Bug - springtime
Bearly Mine - Spring
Sassy Studios - make it creative i.e. make your own embellies (made enamel dots from pony beads, flower from ribbon, and tag from decorative paper)
Crafty Calendar - things with wings

32 comments:

Andrea W said...

Fantastic girly card! I love the different shades of pink and the fun fairy image. So glad you shared your creation at Savvy Handmade Cards.

Sue Bridesmith said...

Fabulous Design....thank you for your valued support in entering our challenge, without you we would have no challenge.and I do hope you will join us again next week...for another fab challenge....
Hugs
Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge
XX

Moira Gray said...

Super cute, love the papers and image.

Thanks for joining us at Rhedd & Rosies Challenge Blog.

Moira Dt.

Sue said...

Great card thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge..Sue DT

KarinsArtScrap said...

such a beautiful card Jennifer.
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

Karin

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Oh my goodness....love all that pink!

Tonnie Deijkers said...

You've made a beautiful card thanks for joining us at sketch 'n dies and sister act hope to see you next time

cass said...

Sweet square card, thanks for joining us at Fan-tastic Tuesday this week

Tamie said...

I totally love the shade of pink you used on this fabby little piece of inspiration. Thank-you for joining us at the CardsGaloreEncore Favorite Color Challenge for April.

Tamie DT

Claudia Rogier said...

Lovely card.

hugs
Claudia

Dorothy S said...

This is so lovely in pink - great with all the frills.

Desire Fourie said...

Jennifer this is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘ADD WINGS’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
Hugs
Desíre
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Elfies-Bastelstube said...

Lovely Card love the Design. Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
Hugs Elfie

Mayra Duran-Hernandez said...

Such a pretty card and perfect design !! Hope you have a wonderful day !

Mayra
Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

Sheena Mckee said...

super cute card for a little girl,love all the different shades of pink thank you for joining in with us at sassy studios and good luck

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Beautiful card Jennifer. I love that fairy; so precious! Your DP and embellishments are gorgeous as well.

Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at Digi Stamps 4 Joy!! Hope to see you again for the next challenge. Have a fantastic week!! Hugs, Gloria DT

http://purpleglocreations.blogspot.com

Eileen Dobson said...

I just love fairies on cards they are so cute. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Moments.

Cheryl First said...

Super cute! Love the textures and layers!
Thanks so much for joining us this week for the Catch the Bug Challenge! Hope to see you again!

Cheryl First
aka Cafexpressions
DT Member for Bugaboo Stamps

Samantha said...

Great card and Tip Jennifer! thanks for sharing, and for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

chanya13 said...

Beautiful card, wonderful colour combo. Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Dies. I hope you get to join us again for our next sketch.

Melissa said...

This is such a bright and cheery card. Love the colour combination you have used.
Thanks for joining is at CMM.

Joanne said...

This is so cute! What an adorable image! Super color combo too, a really lovely card. Thanx so much for playing along with us at CC&CC for our Yipes, Stripes! challenge. Hugs, Joanne

PS I love your blog name!

robert claudine said...

Thank you for your participation on Fairies Challenges Blog, very beautiful card(map)!!! Good luck tinanoute

Kim Kelley said...

Love the pinks...and the ruffle ribbon is perfect! Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

Kim
SSD DT

Amy said...

What an adorable card!! Thanks for playing along with Bugaboo at Catch the Bug.

Scrapcat 1 said...

Such a pretty card love the image. Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments this week and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Tracy DT

Scrapcat 1 said...

Such a pretty card love the image. Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments this week and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Tracy DT

TiinaR said...

Such a fabulous card! I love the cute images, pretty pinks and gorgeous detailing.Thanks for joining us at PAPER CRAFTING JOURNEY CHALLENGE
Hugs
DT Tiina

alex said...

Very pretty card, thank you for playing at Creative Moments, hope to see you again soon
{Creative Moments Owner}
Alex x

Cards by Ziggy said...

What a cute card, thank you so much for sharing it with us this fortnight at Creative moments
Zoe DT xxx

Hazel said...

Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper April challenge with your lovely creation - hope to see you again soon x

Tamie said...

I really like the color pink too! You made an amazing creation. Way to highlight the beautiful image. Thank-you for joining us at the CardsGaloreEncore favorite Color Challenge #4.

Tamie DT