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Monday 15 July 2013

Fairy from SplodgeAway

Good morning, hope you're all enjoying the sunshine as much as I am. I've had a lovely morning so far, an early walk with the dogs before it was too hot and now i'm planning on a hour or two in the garden with my book but before I go and laze around here's another of my samples from the recent SplodgeAway show on C&C. There are so many gorgeous new masks but this is one of my favourites, you can find it here.

I began by drawing round the mask with a pencil and then sketched in some lines for the detail on her dress, her arms etc and then coloured her up with my Graph'It markers, I wasn't sure how this would work out but I was quite pleased with the effect. Once she was coloured I used the stencil to ink in the silhouette and then created the sky and ground with distress inks.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
Charisma Cardz: No designer papers
Creative Card Crew: the great outdoors
Creative Corner: anything goes
Hobbycutz: Fantasy
Totally Papercrafts: all of a flutter

Have a lovely day folks, thanks so much for popping by
Claire xx


  1. Gorgeous card Claire, I like what you have done with the image,its wonderful.
    Kevin xx

  2. Absolutely beautiful and such a wonderful idea, love it
    Lindsay xx

  3. Oh wow. What a fantastic way to use this lovely mask. Her hair, dress and wings are amazing.
    Beryl xx

  4. WOW!! Such a clever way to use that mask. Your colouring is amazing.
    Enjoy the sunshine!
    hugs Sue xx

  5. Delightful card and a fab entry for our fortnightly challenge over at Hobbycutz, thanks for sharing


  6. Gorgeous creation hun! Thanks for playing at Charisma Cardz! xxx

  7. Such an interesting card! I love the shadow-detail.

  8. WOW! At first I thought it was a stamped image, this is really a clever idea and your sketching/coloring is perfect!!

  9. Wow, this is gorgeous. So very creative with beautiful colouring.
    Thanks for playing along with us at TPC. Pat K x

  10. What a fantastic idea and card! Thank you for sharing your lovely creations with us at Hobbycutz this fortnight! Good Luck ....
    Crafty Hugs

  11. So pretty, and a great idea, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week, xxxx

  12. Stunning, wonderful .Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew on our Great outdoor challenge hugs Tania xx (DT).

  13. This is so stunning! Love what you've done!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Card Crew!
    ~ Crystal (DT)

  14. What a great work. I really like the colours and the design. Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.

  15. This is great thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan


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