Monday, November 22, 2010

Pixie Dust Fairy

The challenge this week at Lollipop Crafts is themed Christmas which is to create a card or project with a winter theme. I made this card using Pixie Dust Fairy from Meljen's Designs and Mushroom #2 from Limited Runs. This fairy is flying around sprinkling the first winter's snow!

Other challenge themes for this card is "Winter means..." (freezing cold days and frosty windshields), Snow or Snowflakes, "Let it Snow", Winter Wood Land (woodsy Christmas scenes) and Sparkle & Shine (glitter on wings and sparkly snow).

DT Challenge: Lollipop Crafts - Challenge #17
Challenge: Pile It On - Challenge #46
Challenge: Totally Papercrafts - Challenge #43

Challenge: PaperPlay Challenges #46
Challenge: Creative Inspirations - Challenge #87
Challenge: Meljens Design Team Challenge #34
Main Stamp:
Pixie Dust Fairy (MD) and Mushroom #2 (Limited Runs)
Patterned Paper: A Heartwarming Holiday (TPS)
Dry Embossing: Sizzix Tim Holtz Embossing Folders Checkerboard
Copic Colors:
-fairy: E000, E00, E11, R20, R22, R24, R29, R89, G21, G24, G28, E55, E57, E59
-mushrooms: E40, E41, E42, E43, E44, YG91, YG93, YG95, YG99

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Update: I was selected as a top 5 at Meljen's Designs for this challenge!


  1. This is the sweetest card!! I love the way you layered the stamps.

    Thank you for your kind comments on Jasmine's layout :)

  2. Every Good! Love the mushrooms and the snowy, frosty look!

  3. This is such a lovely card hun, very nice! Thanks for joining in this week with our theme of Winter Wood Land at Creative Inspirations Wednesday Challenge Blog! xxx

  4. Sweet card.
    Thanks for joining us at PIO challenge this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

  5. oh this is so cleaver :))))) great job!!! i love it!! Thank you for joining us this week on the MelJens challenge. Good Luck!

  6. You've done such an adorable card I love the idea of the mushrooms with fairies :) I'd love for you to add in a link to your post to the limited runs gallery
    thanks for creating such a stunning card
    hugs Nikki
    Gallery Link

  7. I just can't pick where to start with this card. I just love it so much. It makes me dream!

    thanks for playing with us at Pile It On!
    -- dalis
    PIO Owner


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