Fairy Ring ;)


The challenge at Crafty Sentiments this week is Anything Goes.Drop on by to join in the fun and be in with the chance of winning a super prize.Don’t forget to take a look at some fabulous inspiration by the talented DT while you’re there.

Isn’t Isobel – Fairy by Crafty Sentiments Designs just the sweetest?After colouring her with Copic Ciao and Sketch Markers her wings and shoes were given a coat of Iridescent Medium for some magical fairy sparkle.Next she was fussy cut and added to a pearlescent card base which had been embossed with a folder.It started out as a 5″ x 7″ blank but the folder was for an A6 card so I trimmed it down afterwards.Rather conveniently there were indentations left from the embossing which gave the prefect lines to follow 🙂 I was going to colour the flowers in but having seen the effect on this type of card I decided to leave it as it was.So glad I did as once I added the fairy mounted on foam tape I thought she stood out beautifully.There is shading under her feet but the other shadows are from the lighting (think this shows the dimension).I cut three pearl flowers from a string and coloured the centres with a Copic Ciao Marker.The sentiment is stamped directly onto the base to complete the card.

Supplies :

Image : Isobel – Fairy by Crafty Sentiments Designs

Sentiment : Cardmaking & Papercraft Magazine Past Freebie Stamp Set

Mediums :  Copic Ciao & Sketch Markers,Jet Black Archival Ink,Winsor & Newton Iridescent Medium

Card : White Pearlescent 5″ x 7″ Card Blank from the Works (trimmed to A6)

Tools : Embossing Folder Freebie from Cardmaking and Papercraft Magazine,Big Shot,Decoupage Scissors

To Embellish : White Filigree Flower Pearl Beads String from my local craft warehouse (centres coloured with Copic Ciao Markers)


Some challenges I would like to enter :


Crafty Girls Creations : Always Anything Goes

Little Miss Muffet Challenges : Always Anything Goes

Star Stampz Challenge : Birthday

TIME OUT Challenges : May All Your Weeds Be Wildflowers

Crafting for all Seasons : Add Some Embossing

Crafty Gals Corner : May Flowers

Fab ‘n’ Funky : No Designer Papers

Artbymiran Challenge : Anything Goes

Brown Sugar : Anything Goes

Chocolate, Coffee & Cards : Just Us Girls

Crafting-With-Friends : Anything Goes

Crafty Catz : Anything Goes

Creative Corner : Clean and Simple

Creative Fingers : Anything Goes

Polkadoodles : Birthday Celebrations

Simply Papercraft  : Anything Goes

Colour Your World with Lacy Sunshine : Anything Goes

Glitter n Sparkle : Anything Goes

Quirky Crafts : April Showers Bring May Flowers

Stamping Sensations : Anything Goes

The Corrosive Challenges : Spring

A Gem of a Challenge : Flowers

Allsorts : Happy Birthday

Crafty Calendar : Things with Wings

Fantasy Stampers Challenge Blog : All About The Girl

Hiding in my Craft Room : Feminine

Let’s Color Saturday Linky Party : Anything Goes

My Sheri Crafts : Add Pearls or Bling

Artistic Inspirations : Anything Goes  / Flowers

AuroraWings Challenge : Clean & Simple

Crafting from the Heart : Always Anything Goes

Incy Wincy Designs : Texture

Love to Scrap : Anything Goes


Thanks for looking

Lisa x

19 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sue
    May 24, 2016 @ 14:12:05

    Oh this card is just so sweet, the image is too cute to mention. Love the embossed card too. Thanks for linking up this week over at myshericrafts.
    She DT


  2. christine chanter
    May 24, 2016 @ 14:15:13

    What a lovely refreshing card, love that image x thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x


  3. Stamping Bubbles
    May 24, 2016 @ 15:54:32

    A lovely, girly card. The fairy is beautifully coloured. Thank for sharing with us at Fantasy Stampers.
    Crafty hugs


  4. Donna Mundinger
    May 24, 2016 @ 15:56:03

    Oh this is beautiful, Lisa! Love the fab embossing and pretty pink and blue on the sweet image. What a fab CAS design. Thanks so much for joining our CAS challenge at Aurora Wings. xxD


  5. clauvie
    May 24, 2016 @ 18:42:17

    pretty pretty pretty


  6. Wendy Nicola Jackson
    May 24, 2016 @ 20:56:17

    This is enchanting! I love that embossed fairy ring, what a gorgeous card design and such a sweet image. Thanks for playing along with Fab ‘n’ Funky this week in our ‘No Designer Papers’ challenge. Such a perfect entry. So glad you found your way to our challenge, we’d love to see you play along again. Hugs, Wends x Fab ‘n’ Funky DT


  7. Irena Stefanova
    May 25, 2016 @ 10:44:01

    Very pretty!!! Thanks for adding your lovely entry to our “Anything goes” challenge at LTSCB! Hope to see you again.


  8. Claudia Rogier
    May 26, 2016 @ 12:37:07

    Really cute card.
    Thanks for joining us at CWF.

    DT Crafting With Friends


  9. jane
    May 26, 2016 @ 18:15:07

    great card love the design and colours thank you for joining us at ArtbyMiran
    Jane DT xx


  10. Pamela
    May 26, 2016 @ 19:50:21

    Such a cute card, love that image. Thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Pam x


  11. Joan wilcockson
    May 26, 2016 @ 20:11:13

    Pretty card with a sweet little image and I like the embossing left uncoloured too

    Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month



  12. Shirl
    May 26, 2016 @ 20:24:37

    What a cutie! TFS it with Brown Sugar Challenge!


  13. Katrina Bufton
    May 27, 2016 @ 10:48:26

    Beautiful card and great colouring. The embossed detail on the card is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us in the Birthday challenge at Polkadoodles,
    Katrina x


  14. Sue Pxxx
    May 27, 2016 @ 13:18:07

    Oooh this is so pretty – love that image. Thank you so much for entering our Crafty Calendar (Things with Wings) Challenge this month, lots of luck to you. Hugs Sue Pxxx


  15. Ellie
    May 27, 2016 @ 14:49:42

    Such a cute card. Love how you framed the image with the embossing. Super sweet image and wonderful coloring!
    Thanks so much for sharing!

    Let’s Color Linky Party
    Critters and Creatures Linky Party


  16. Julie B
    May 27, 2016 @ 20:49:06

    A very cute image which your CAS background allows to take center stage.
    Thanks for sharing at Fantasy Stampers. 🙂


  17. Peachy
    May 28, 2016 @ 02:23:35

    How sweet is this fairy card and she’s colore beautifully too! Thanks for joining our challenge at My Sheri Crafts!


  18. Lynne
    May 30, 2016 @ 23:59:05

    Very pretty card
    Thanks for joining inch winch


  19. Elizabeta Kushner
    Jun 05, 2016 @ 21:39:51

    Great work! Thank you for playing with us at TO Challenge!


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