Sunday, December 7, 2008

Tulip Faery



Hi everyone and Happy Sunday :) Hope you are all having a wonderful weekend. I have another fairy card for you today. This one is called Tulip Fairy and I think she is just gorgeous. Check out her along with several other gorgeous fairy stamps at Susana's Custom Art and Card Design. These images stamp beautifully and are a dream to color in. Susana can even mount them for you on cling foam for only $.50 (and believe me, this makes stamping with an acrylic block so much easier) :)

I first stamped the fairy onto PTI cardstock and then I colored her in with copics. I added Baby Blue Stickles to her wings and Diamond Stickles to the tulips. I then used my circle nestability die to cut the image out. I next created my card base, which measures 5 1/2 by 5 1/2, out of SU's Brocade Blue. I layered Rose Red on top of that followed by So Saffron, followed by my designer paper from DCWV's Once Upon a Time stack. I used my scalloped circle nestabilities to cut out the scalloped circles and then mounted them to each other and to the card base with dimensionals. For a finishing touch, I added Primas and a Martha Stewart pearl to the card. I thought this would make a nice "Just Saying Hi" card for a friend of mine.

What do you think? I hope you are all having a wonderful day and I'll be back tomorrow with another project.

Hugs, Christine :)

9 comments:

Jennifer Hodge said...

OMGoodness those are such beautiful cokors! Great Ccard!

Danni said...

Wow!! What a totally awesome card! Love the colors you used and also your coloring!! Love the sparkle too!!
Love it, love it!

Susan said...

Oh, she's just beautiful! I love her wings and you colored her so beautifully. I could just see her peeking out of the tulips!

Marnie said...

OOOH she is lovely! The coloring is amazing!

Marti - Pez-A-Doodle Design Studios said...

very cute christine! i LOVE the way you did the stickles on the tulips and that paper is SO perfect for these fairies!

Lyn S said...

Beautiful image, and you've done a superb design with her!

Susana M said...

Hi Christine aka Sue
WOW I am love the colors with the yellows and pinks! I loved the green in her eyes and how you even added tint to her lips and the
wings and tulips look so dimensional :o) She is beautiful!!!
great work!!!
Hearts and hugs
Susana

marsha said...

Beautiful card! I love your colors and this is such a cute faerie!

Lisa Graves said...

Beautiful card and image. I love the sparkle on her wings.

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