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Saturday, 18 May 2013

Clearly Besotted Fairy Jasmine

This week I was lucky to be the winner of the recent challenge over at Let's Craft and Create and I won a gorgeous stamp from Clearly Besotted called "Fairy Jasmine".  As I make my cards solely to raise funds for different charities it means so much to win anything (well I do enjoy just taking part but to get something like a Top 3 or Top 5 or even a physical win means a lot) and I like to put it to good use so I I couldn't wait for fairy Jasmine to "come out to play".  I've used Memento ink pad, Promarkers and highlighted areas with a white gel pen.  As you can see I didn't make just one card but I made two.  I have paper pieced the dresses and crowns on both images.  I have used a piece of Coredinations card stock I got free with some embossing folders and embossing using a zig-zag on the first card and stars on the second and I have sanded back to the core.  

For the first card the backing papers are from the Papermania Happy Days.  I love these papers.  This card has been finished off with some "with love" ribbon, mulberry paper stars I was given, peel off waste squares and a Craftwork Cards die-cut sentiment.
The backing papers for this second card are Glitz Cashmere dame which I won in some candy.  This card has been finished off with some raffia ribbon, gingham ribbon, mulberry stars, peel-off circles and a Craftwork Cards die-cut sentiment.

I am entering these cards into the following challenges:

The Cutie Pie - Photo inspiration
Creative Craft Challenges 2 - Just checking out (2nd card)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - Birthday
Inspire me Friday - Anything goes
Wags n Whiskers - Anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything goes
One Stop Craft - Anything goes

11 comments:

Elaine Hughes said...

Congratulations on the win :) She's such a cute fairy and the cards are really sweet :)


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Marie-Louise said...

These are gorgeous Kym.

Donna Mosley said...

Very cute cards Kym, love the adorable images and fab designs.

Donna x

Andreja L. said...

Its so gorgeous, what a lovely image and beautiful colouring! Thanks for playing with us at OneStopCraftChallenge :-))
Hugs, Andreja

Desire Fourie said...

This is so pretty and I love the paper piecing.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}T

Leanne said...

Nicely done, thanks for playing our Birthday Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Sharon said...

Kym, so sweet! Your card brought an instant smile to my face. Thank you for joining us at Crafting By Designs.
Hugs, Sharon

Tamie said...

Ah she is adorable. Love your wonderful talent! Thank you so much for sharing your inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Mandy said...

Hi Kym, so pleased Jasmine reached you safe and sound, your card looks absolutely fabulous!

xx

susiestacey said...

Two lovely cards.
Thank you for joining the Cutie Pie photo inspiration challenge and good luck x Susan x

Melanie said...

Lovely cards!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Just Checkin’” challenge & good luck in the draw…
Hope to see you again in our next challenge.

Hugs,
Melanie
(DT Creative Craft Challenges)