Saturday, October 11, 2008

FairyTale Time!!


Hiya everyone! I am sick as a dog right now so no pumpkin patch today for me, but I'm still hopeful I will be able to go tomorrow. I'm posting a card I finished a few days ago to share with you today.


This card uses two stamps from Spiral Whisper "Castle on Hill" bg and "Posh Millie" (lovee these Max & Millie stamps). They have Princess Millie, but I thought this one looked like a lil' princess too. After coloring the background I layed a piece of acetate over the top--I wanted it to seem like she was looking out a window over her "lands" or maybe just dreaming of a far away place. I cut a window from my card cs and glued the bg w/ acetate to the inside. I used Verve Stamps "Fairy Tales" (how appropriate, hmmm) to stamp the sentiment in versamark onto the acetate and then embossed in white. I also used a small filigree from the same set to stamp in white around the border of the card. Millie was colored w/ Copics too and I added stickles to her underskirt and sash, and pink liquid pearls to the roses. Then I just added some Primas around the edges and the leaves are from Michaels bridal confetti flowers (in bridal section). You can get a whole can of these white flowers pretty cheap and then I just use my Copics to color them whatever color I want, in this case I colored them green and cut them apart to make leaves.


Alright, I'm off to lay down for a bit and then maybe go into the craft room to finish up a project for tomorrow--we'll see. Hope you're having a great weekend! And Happy Canadian Thanksgiving to all my stampin' friends there!


Suzanne

15 comments:

  1. Oh my Suzanne! Just gorgeous! I bought this background stamp from SW, can't wait until it arrives! We missed you today, hope you feel better very soon!
    Hugs, Christine :)

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  2. This is fabulous Susanne, man, I just love these little stamps! They do remind me of some other brand stamps too- hee hee.......
    Get better soon!

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  3. Gorgeous card!
    So sorry you are poorly, I so hope you will be feeling better soon.
    kim x

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  4. Another stunning card Suzanne, I am so sorry you are still not well. Make sure you get plenty of rest! Hugs Linda x

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  5. what a beautiful card! I'd love it for an engagement or wedding!

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  6. I hope you feel better soon! You are really making these Spiral Whisper images grow on me. And I love the tip about the flowers. TYFS.

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  7. Hi Suzanne!! I just want to jump in that card and run to that castle!! Such amazing work!! Hope you are feeling better soon!!
    Danielle

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  8. Just beautiful! Love the colors!!

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  9. Gorgeous card. Love the images and the way you've coloured them in. Michele x

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  10. what a fabulous card and just right for any little princess! hugs, annie x

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  11. OM goodness she is adorable! And that background scene is gorgeous! Great work! Looks like it took a LONG time to put together! WOWSERS!
    hugs~ Kim

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  12. Gorgeous!! Fantastic coloring and a fabulous scene! Take care of yourself!!

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  13. Oh isnt that magical :)
    Love it!!!!

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  14. I love this card. Love how you colored the scenery. Love the casle and the princess below.
    Hugs,
    Lori

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I appreciate all your lovely comments and taking the time to stop by! hugz,Suzanne

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