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Saturday, 4 December 2010

Commissioned Christmas Eve Card


I was asked to make two cards for a lady who has two friends, one with a birthday on Christmas Eve and one on Christmas Day.  She asked for fairies for both, not fussy and well away from Christmas theme as possible.  I struggle sometimes with simple but gave it a go.  I used a My Craft Studio Walk in Wonderland fairy and did some simple matting and layering including using a smaller image, some torn paper, sentiment off the computer, fibres and some glittery stars.  I wasn't sure I'd got it right but when she saw the front and the personalised insert I was told I'd got 20 out of 10!!!

This card fits the following challenges:

Magical Monday - Wings
Party Time Tuesday - Anything goes
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything goes
A Crafty Little Place - Anything goes
Flutter by Wednesday - Open theme
CRAFT - Christmas birthday
4 Crafty Chicks - Birthdays.

8 comments:

Trimgym said...

Great Christmas Birthday project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won.

Jo and Tigerlover.

A Cards Delight said...

She will love this card! Love the cute image with beautiful colors and designing! Thank you for playing at Party Time Tuesdays and hope to see you next week too! Happy Holidays!

carol said...

super card, sure they will love it, thanks for sharing your creation with us at C.R.A.F.T. x carol

Maggie's Crafts said...

Great creation! Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @ http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/ Please come back on Tuesday for another brilliant tip! :)

Maggie

xx

Tamie said...

I love how you made your cards. It is soft and elegant! I love fairies and the one you used is just stunning. Thanks for sharing your wonderful birthday creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks. Just beautiful :)

Abby said...

wow.. beautiful image and gorgeous card! Thanks for joining the party at PTT this week!

-Abby

Gemma said...

Kym this card is great, the image is so lovely! Thanks for joining in our Christmas Birthday challenge this week at C.R.A.F.T! Gemma :)
P.s. Check out my yummy blog candy here, closes 12/12!!

Leanne said...

Thanks for playing with us! Awesome card!

Leanne DT 4 Crafty Chicks!