Tuesday, 30 June 2009

A Spoon Full Of Sugar, and Cupcake Craft Challenges.

Good Evening,
Well, i have enjoyed my afternoon of craft. I am permently in my bedroom... ahh well, at least i'm not stuck in front of a playstation or making chaos on the streets lol! :O)
Anyway, onto the card. I am entering this into the: A Spoonfull Of Sugar Challenge, this week the theme is summer, and Cupcake Craft Challenge who's theme is also summer.
I think my card is quite summery, i've used some delish K+Company double sided papers full of my favourite colour combo: blue, green, cream and pink!
The adorable little fairy is Pink cat Studio image which i recieved from the lovely Sem, which i've watercoloured with whispers. I also added a little gem to the flower on her wand.

Here's a Close-Up:

Do you like my flowers... i created them with white peel-offs which i stuck onto patterned cardstock and cut out, i then added centers with buttons and card candy gems.

Materials:
Paper and cardstock: K+Company, and PM
Image: Lilly from Pink Cat Studio
Embellishments: Doodle-Bug rub-ons, ( i'm so addicted lol) Anita's ribbon, Craftwork Cards Card Candy, and the rest is froms stah.


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Card Number 2:


Do you like?
This has got to be the best card i've ever made... i'm actually really pleased with myself.
I've used the sweet little Sugar Nellie iamge which a coloured with whispers and watercolour pencils.
I've added more peel-off flowers again, they're so easy to make, and save me a lot of money compared to my expensive petallo fabric flowers lol!
I distressed the paper with ancient page ink too, i really love the effect this gives.

Materials:
Paper and card: Basic Grey and Doodle-Bug
Image: Sugar Nellie
Embellishments: Handmade flowers, buttons ad gems from stash.



Thanks for visiting me, please leave acomment if you have time... i loev reading them.
I'm off to the High School tomorrow and Thursday, (as a tester, ready for Semptember) so they're probably be no more cards until Friday latest.

Fern xx

22 comments:

  1. Hi Fern, you did an awesome job with these two beauties sweetie. Both are so beautifully coloured and such pretty details, Big Hugs, Nikki x

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  2. Hi Fern you should feel very proud of your cards they are stunning for some one so young, & these 2 are no exception really like the flowers, I thought they were vellum before I read your post
    your colouring is excell. well done you.

    hugs Christine xx

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  3. Gorgeous cards Fern. Love the images and the colouring also. Hugs Michele x

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  4. Hiya Fern what Beautiful cards they are both outstanding.
    Paula xxxx

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  5. Two beautiful cards Fern,your designs and colouring are brilliant!!! You should be pleased with yourself,you are a very talented crafter!
    xx

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  6. What beautiful cards, I love the design and your coloring
    Thanks for joining us at a spoon full of sugar

    sunny greetings xxx Sonja

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  7. Wow Fern your cards are just so beautiful!
    I love those gorgeous colours and your flowers are brilliant!
    Good luck with your tester days looking forward to hear how you got on.
    hugs
    kim x

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  8. I love the summer card and it´s soft colors. Great job!
    Thanks for joining CCC this week!
    Hugs,
    Kathrin aka Kruemel

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  9. Both cards are wonderful!
    I love this soft colouring!
    Hugs Gisela

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  10. Both fantastic cards, i love them both the flowers are really gorgeous...

    Thansk for joining us at Cupcake hugs Pops x

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  11. What pretty cards. They are so cute. The papers are gorgeous and the flowers look fab. Thanks for joining us at CCC this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  12. Two beauties here Fern I love the soft colours you have used and your colouring is perfect as always
    Hugs Jacqui x

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  13. Gorgeous cards, they are so beautiful and its really hard to choose a favourite.
    luv
    Debby

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  14. Ohhh wowww Fern,what a beautiful cards,l love the images and colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    hugs Riet.x

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  15. Two stunners Fern...both gorgeous images and coloured perfectly,lush papers too,
    Take care
    San x

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  16. two wonderful cards Fern, the colours are so pretty and soft. hugs rachxx

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  17. Wow Fern these card s are totaly stunning xxxx
    i am so sorry babe xxx i have not been over but my kids have been realy poorly so had no time to blog xxxx
    hope you are ok xxxx
    huge hugs Dawnxxx

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  18. Hi Fern...gorgeous work here ! Love the flowers you've made, they are so pretty...hope you're tester days are going well, hugs Katy x

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  19. HI Fern,
    you have made two beautiful cards sweetie, the colours are wonderful. Your flowers that you have made are so effective, a wonderful job. hugs rachxx

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  20. can see why this is your fav card. I love the colour tones! your flowers are great, yet another fantastic card.

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  21. Both cards look gorgeous and yes I LIKE them a lot! :) Gorgeous colors and images! :) Thanks so much for joining us at CCC this week, make sure you join in next week as it will be the last one.
    Have a wonderful weekend!

    Hugs Ida

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  22. Wow Fern, these are two awesome cards! I love how you have made the little flowers, its a great idea and you colouring if fabulous. Thanks for joining us at CCC.

    Liza x

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