Monday, 23 February 2015

Moss Fairy and embossing with Lemon Shortbread

Morning everyone and the start of another week -the last week of this month-time flies.We have a new challenge at "Get Creative Challenges" which is -Must include embossing-and our sponsor is Lemon Shortbread (love that name)and I chose the beautiful image "Moss Fairy with Skull" coloured with promarkers and glossy accents on wings,cardstock from Papermill Direct,the B.paper is embossed and been in my stash for yonks.I then used my new leaf EF on some craft mag freebie paper and then ran distress ink pad ove the top,moth cut from TH papers,chipboard owl,wooden heart,string, and dies from stash.I frantaged the owl and moth -then sprayed card with picket fence and iced spruce distress sprays.
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love to scrap-ATG
ooh-la-la-creations-add something green
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG with a die
Simon says-add a little texture
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
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4 crafty chicks-things with wings
creative fingers-ATG
left of center-use your dies
simply create too-ATG
Dis digi designs-lots of embellishments
addicted-to-stamps-embossing dry/heat
corrosive challenges-things with wings
lacy sunshine-things with wings-----------------WINNER
scribble and scrap-ATG
the sisters of craft-ATG
papernest dolls-ATG
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Thanks for stopping by and your comments are much appreciated---sooo
dig out those embossing folders and join us in the challenge
Carol x x


Pamellia said...

Gorgeous Carol! I just love your fairy and that embossed background with the deep colours looks like a magical forest! hugs :)

aussie aNNie said...

Love Lemon Shortbread images, have a few here to colour up and just may enter this challenge....Gorgeous card Carol, full of splendor and

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Doreen said...

Love the fab image and lovely details,this is

Samra said...

WOW Carol!!! Amazing card! Love that little fairy with a skull, my kind of fairy :) Background looks amazing too! Hugs :)

Donna Ellis said...

Carol, this is BEYOND cute! how beautiful! That background is to die for! (LOL pun intended) - and the colors so earthy, rich and kind of celtic, too! Gorgeous! xo

StampNScrapJunkie said...

Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
IDCB Owner

Wynn said...

The textured background you have created is fab. The image really pops against the dark background. Thank you for sharing it with us at OLL challenges. Wynn DT

Rose said...

Gorgeous card Carol love the image and all the extra embellishments.
Rose xx

Unknown said...

Oh my, what a tender looking card, so sweetly made Carol, love that pretty fairy and how you've adorned your creation! Hugs, Ira xox
Ira’s Crea Corner

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Carol, I love the sweet image, beautiful colours and wonderful textures too.
Sue xx

Veerle said...

Very beautiful card Carol.
Thank you for joining our challenge over at Addicted To Stamps - Veerle DT

*Vicki* said...

Really stunning design Carol!! I just love your coloring on this pretty!! Love the texture and accents! :)

rachel said...

this is beautiful Carol - a really wonderful make xx

Dewi Lestari said...

Awesome! Thanks for joining at Lacy Sunshine: Things with Wings

Unknown said...

This is very stunning..
Love it..
Thanks for joining us at Sisters of Craft, and good luck.


Olivia1 said...

A very pretty card. I love all the leaves and that little owl sitting there. Thank you for sharing this with us at Love to Scrap Challenge Blog. Linda dt :)

Vannessa said...

Great card - love the distressed look! Thanks for joining in our challenge at Lacy Sunshine this time. Hope to see you again.

Hugs, Vannessa

Michelle said...
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Michelle said...

Lovely card in forrest colours.
Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
Hope we see you again a next challenge.
xxx Michelle (DT)

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card Carol...Love the image and colouring...Joolsx

My Side of Oz said...

Absolutely stunning! Such a haunting image beautifully colored with background elements perfectly matching the mood! Awesome! Thanks for playing with us this week at Left of Center! ~Nanette, DT~

Stamping Smiles Designs said...

Wow!! Beautifully colored... and gorgeous details on the background.

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

What a great card and such a contrast between the image and the backing. The backing is really beautiful with those woodland colours and the look of texture. The image is fun, and coloured beautifully.

<3 & hugs
Lisa xxxx

Debora said...

Fabulous card! I love all of the details and fab image! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at The Corrosive Challenge Blog! Hugs!

Unknown said...

Fantastic card! I love the colors! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week!
Tina- DT

Pia S said...

Embossing patterned paper, that's a great idea! I don't think I've ever used anything but plain colored paper myself. Love how it looks, I must try that...

Cumbrianlass said...

Amazing creations as always Carol
Janet xxx

Linby said...

This card has a lovely nature feel to it and a great image.
Thanks for sharing with us at OLLB this time.
Lynn x

Teresa Kline said...

hello! this is precious, fabulous card! so glad you played along with us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

add a little glimmer to your life....sparkle & shine! *~*

Stephanie said...

Oh my word this is adorable, thanks so much for playing along with us at the Love To Scrap Challenge Blog.

Alyx said...

Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

MaryH said...

Cute image, beautifully colored. Love the layers and the collage look that you've got going on with this card. Some awesome dies too! TFS & happy wkend.

Vannessa said...

Me again! Love the embellishments you used and your colouring! Thank you for joining in The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge. Hope to see you again.

Hugs, Vannessa

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

What a wonderful project. Love the details and the image.

Thanks for playing along with us at Fitztown. Good luck.

Lynn, Fitztown CT

Unknown said...

This is wonderful! I love the background, owl, and butterfly. Your image is lovely. Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap.

Bettina L. said...

This is gorgeous and I love the embossing too. Thanks for playing at Scrappers Delight and good luck. Hope to see you back wednesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Scrappers Delight xx

Stampsnob. said...

Cute.....and she does look mossy ................Lis