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Sprinkle a little twinkle

Hi!  So after making my "brown" card in the previous post, I felt a need for some color.  Hehe.  I think this card came out bright and fun.  It is for a couple of challenges. 

The first is a new challenge blog that I came across called Sweet Stamping Pixies Challenge.  The theme for the first challenge is spring and you have to use a pixie, fairy or sprite stamp.

I also used The Greeting Farm's SCS Saturday Sketch #8.

I used TGF's Fairy Eva.  Hehe.  Of course you have to buy the stamps that have the same name as you.  I think this may be the first time I colored her up, though I have stamped her before.  She also now has a mini me in TGF's Fairy Princess clear stamp set.  That would be cute if they were on the same card like a mommy and a daughter.

I did some masking with Fairy Eva.  Also made the sky using PTI's cloud die.  I love how soft the sky turned out.  The sentiment is also from the Fairy Princess set.  I lightly colored in the edges of her wings and added stickles.

Well, today is the last day before the kids go back to school tomorrow.  And it's back to early wake up days so no more late night crafting for me.  I really enjoyed staying up late to craft.  I better not get too carried away blogging today either since I am doing laundry again and got a pot of corned beef on our small stove.  I don't want to forget about them! 

Thanks for reading!

Comments

Cheryl said…
Another cute card! Wow, love that cloud background! Ha! Yeah, love your namesake fairy! Pretty wings!
Barb said…
great card. awesome coloring once again!
Alyce said…
Aww she is adorable! I love the colouring and the beautiful papers that you used :)hehe how cute that she is eva! She even looks like your little piccy!
Lorraine said…
That fairy is adorable, Eva! Love the beautiful colors you used on your card! and yup, back to school...
Alex H. said…
Hi Eva, you've created a nice and cute card in great spring colours. Thanks for joining our SSP Challenge.

Best wishes, Alex
~* Jay Jay *~ said…
Eva your card is beautiful and this stamp is so cute! Thanks for joining in the SSPC.

Hugs
Jay Jay
Rachel Parys said…
You're going to laugh when you see the colors I used on the same challenge! Great minds...

She is so cute, I often forget about that set! Great card!
Delphine said…
Oh your Eva is gorgeous! Beautiful background too and I love the colours of your card! Thanks for joining us at the Sweet Stamping Pixies and good luck! Delphine xx
Norma said…
Eva, a beautiful card. Adorable fairy that you've coloured beautifully. Love your background clouds. Love the clean look of your card also.
Thanks for coming over to play with us a the Sweet Stamping Pixies Challenge.
Hugs,
Norma
Such a beaytiful card! And I love you´re coloring!
Thanks for playing with us at the Sweet Stamping Pixies Challenge.
RiNNE said…
Man, you have a wonderful ability of putting together something really eye-catching and graphic! Ok, did I really just call you a man? Hahahaha!

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