Friday, March 11, 2011

The Cookie Fairy

My daughter Taylor (age 9) named this one "The Cookie Fairy".  Ever since I discovered Whiff of Joy Stamps, I thought that a lot of these cute little children would look so sweet with wings!  I should note that some of them do have wings, I just wanted wings on this girl.    Willow with Cookies is so sweet and fun to colour!  I coloured her with my Copic Markers (Hair - E99, E97, Y21; Skin - E21, E00, E000; Shirt - R24, R20; Apron - YG97, YG95, YG93; Jeans - B97, B95, B93, B91; Slippers - R24, R20).

I covered the wings in sparkles and curved the top wing up so that it sticks out from the card.

The flower is made out of dryer sheets.  No, you heard me right - dryer sheets!  I found a tutorial over at Gabrielle's blog Such a Pretty Mess and I just had to try it!

This is rapidly becoming my favourite post of the week!  Once a week, I pick 4 or 5 challenges that I love to play (and have awesome prizes, I might add) and make a card to fit the challenges!  It is so much fun!  So here are the challenges I'm playing today in no particular order:

One Crazy Stamper - Sketch Challenge    
I only just discovered that one of my favourite stores has a monthly challenge!  I HAVE to play!  I buy all of my Copics here!  I even bought the stamp I used on this card here!  Plus this sketch was just so fun!

Do You Stack Up? - Layers
This is becoming one of my favourite challenges.  I love the themes they have!  This one is layers and since all of my cards have several layers - easy peasy!

Crafty Creations - Use Baby Blue
Baby blue isn't something I use a lot of, but I had some awesome baby blue patterned paper! 

Fairy Tale Challenge Blog - Something for a child or with a child's image.
This challenge is a new one for me.  I think the sweet image I used looks just like my daughter, Taylor!

Crafty Purple Frog Challenges - Something with wings
This is what inspired the wings today!  The sparkly wings turn a cute little girl into a cute little fairy!

I hope you've all had as much fun as I have!  Have a wonderful day!

Stamps:  Willow with Cookies by Whiff of Joy Stamps
Paper:  Quick Quotes Paper, Kaisercraft, SU Cardstock - Regal Rose, Whisper White, Bazill Prism White
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, SU - Regal Rose, Bashful Blue, Versamark
Accessories:  Dryer Sheet, Stickles, SU Rhinestone Brads, SU Iridescent Ice Embossing Powder, Blue Taffeta Ribbon, Caribbean Glimmer Mist
Tools:  Heat Tool, Sewing Machine, Paper Piercer, Spellbinders Classic Scallop Circles, Spellbinders Standard Circles SM & LG, Copic Markers, Tim Holtz Sizzix Fanciful Flight Die


Denise and Louise said...

Really pretty card. I love the wings you have added. Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU this week xx

WencheP said...

Beautiful card, love the colors. Very cute image. Thanks for playing along with us at Do You Stack Up.


karlinchen50 said...

wow this is sweet, this is an amazing card. The design and colors are stunning.

Thanks for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge.
* Karla **

darling Ho said...

What a funny design! I love the special wings! And your colouring is so pretty.
Thanks for joining us at FTC. ~hugs~darling Ho~

Marcy said...

Your card is just beautiful. I love your coloring and her wings are fabulous! Thank you for playing along with us this week st DYSU.

Teresa Jenkins said...

So pretty! love how you added wings!

Dot said...

Hi Hannah!
I think you are the Hanna I have tried to find!
Welcome on board ;)
I'm going to have a look at all your beautiful projectes!
Hugs from Dorte-Norway

princesskitten said...

Brilliant idea - love those colours

kitten DYSU team

Bianca said...

Hannah, I´m over the moon! Your card is so lovely. I adore the wings and the glittering flower! It´s WOW! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge! xx Bianca

Beverly said...

Hey Hannah!
What a yummy card!
I had fun with that sketch too as guest designer this month.
Welcome to the Prairie Fairy design team. You will love it there!

~Michelle~ said...

Love your cookie Fairy! Sweet card, awesome coloring...thanks for playing the One Crazy Stamper challenge!

Jenni said...

Lovely card, the added wings are a great touch and the flower is really pretty - off to look at that tutorial! Thanks for joining in with our challenge this week at Creative Inspirations.
Jenni x

PokSa said...

Great card - i love the idea with the wings.
Thanks for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challenge.
Hugs Sandra

Vicky said...

Gorgeous card love the image especially her wings.
Thank you for joining us girls over at CPF Challenges, good luck.

Hugs Vicky xx

Dana said...

Hannah, this is brilliant! I love the wings you've added and your lolli flower with the dryer sheets!! All perfect accents for the fabulously colored Willow!! Thanks for joining us this month at One Crazy Stamper : )

Sue said...

Hannah, your card is absolutely adorable. Love how you attached the wings. Thanks for joining us at One Crazy Stamper


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