Thursday, 8 September 2011

Glitter glitter on the wall ......

Yeah I know it makes no sense ... but you know me :)

How are you today?  I hope you are fantastic and happy :)

Today I managed to create a card .... even though once again the little one had only a little nap ... sigh.  Luckily I had coloured my image last night.  And wouldn't you know it ... I kept waking up in the middle of the night thinking about how to put together this card ....... oh no I think I have a problem .... will have to start completing my cards before I go to bed I think ha ha ha.

I coloured this absolutely gorgeous Tiddly Inks Cast Your Spell fairy .... Isn't she stunning!  She was lovely to colour.  I used some glitter glue on her dress, wings and fairy dust.

On the base card I used a Martha Steward Glue Pad and some Glitter that I picked up from the local Spotlight store.  I hadn't used either of these before.  Actually quite easy.  The stamp I used was a Crafty Kids G17K Flourish.  Wish I had some turquoise glitter .. it would have looked spectacular.  But I must admit I do like this lovely blue against the black card.

So what do you think?  I'm not really big on glitter as I hate getting it all over my hands ... but it is staying on there pretty well :)

 Hard to see the background ... but its very pretty.

 Isn't she just gorgeous!  Can't wait to colour her in something different.

Here is a close up of the glitter ... it is very fine.  Its Martha Steward Glitter... quite nice.

I would like to enter this sparkly card into the following challenges:-
Flutter By Wednesdays - #170 Anything Goes
iCopic - #46 Glitter Challenge
Tiddly Inks - Goodbye Summer Hello Fall (yes I know weird choice ... but my interpretation is that this gorgeous fairy is waving her magic at night time to shake the leaves from their branches .... oh ok ... I just wanted Tiddly Inks to see my lovely card ... I'll admit it)
Digital Tuesday - #127 Fairy Wishes

12 comments:

  1. She is TOTALLY gorgoeus!!! I love the colors you've used and I totally get the imagery of this stunning fairy!

    Crafty Hugs!
    Meredith

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  2. Such a gorgeous image and I love you glittered background.
    Pauline
    x

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  3. OMG, Carly your colouring is so gorgeous! Lovin' the bling too!!

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  4. Your card is lovely! Glad you entered it in our challenge this week!

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  5. I love this Tiddly Ink! Thanks for joining us for our glitter challenge this week at icopic : )
    Hugs~
    Dana

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  6. OOOhhhh, this is MAGICAL! Love this interpretation of the challenge. Thanks for playing along AGAIN! xxD

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  7. oooh its carly again with another stunner!! love the wandy wavey idea hun!!
    hugs Lou xxx

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  8. LOL - you are funny - this totally qualifies as it does seem the leaves change overnight! This is gorgeous and I love the rich dark colors! Thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks!
    Hugs,
    M

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  9. wonderful color and I love the sparkle! Thanks for joining us for this week's Tiddly Inks Challenge!

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  10. This is so pretty! Love the sparkle! Thank you for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

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  11. Such a fun background with that blue glitter! :) So happy you joined us at Flutterby Wednesday this week!

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  12. Fabulous card! The blue glitter is so pretty!

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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