Sunday 6 March 2011

Spring is in the Air

YIPPEEEEE the new printer has finally arrived, just got to get  the drivers downloaded and then I will be back in action, it did nt arrive in time for me to join in with the rest of the fab DT for this weeks challenge of 'Make It Shine' at  Make It Colourful, but thats no reason why you shouldn't give it a go oh and by the way we have another fantastic new sponsor this week Elaine of Quixotic Paperie who is offering £10 to spend in store to the winner.

The good thing about not having my printer though was that I was forced to get out my stamps, this little cutie is Blue Fairy from Sweet Pea Stamps.

she was stamped onto copic paper which I stuck to cardboard and used a Marianne D die cut for the shape. I masked the fairy and used my copic air brush to give a pale green background for the image, and then used some really bright warm colours to depict spring. the papers are My Minds Eye.
The little butterfly was originaly white so I coloured that in matching copics and the flowers I coloured with Glimmer Mist (I had to paint it on as the spray bottle won't work dont you just hate that!).


In a Sweet Pea Dream Warmer Weather
Simon Says No Cook Recipe
Cute Card Thursday Signs of Spring
Fab n Funky Spring
Stampin Fpr the Weekend Spring
Delightful Sketches Welcome Spring


  1. I am feeling warmer just looking at you wonderful creation!!

    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Pea Dream!

    Sweet Pea DT

  2. fabulous card :-) the image is beautiful and the papers and colours are perfect ,, i love the orange flowers, perfect finishing embellie :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  3. So beautiful cad Beccy,I love the image and the colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

  4. Gorgeous sweet card, love the adorable image.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.

  5. what a lovely card, I adore the doily. Thank you so much for entering it in the SFTW challenge and good luck!

  6. Super cute! Thank you for joining us at Cute Card Thursday!


  7. Lydia!!!! I swear to you i am so LOST!!!

    In the group i see Rebecca on my blog roll i see Beccy and your profile i see Lil Sis!!! LOL!!!!

    I SWEAR i didn't know you were you???Does that make sense lol!!

    I know who you are by Lydia because Zoe always talks nice things about you lol!Don't listen to me i'm confused.It's these migranes lol!

    Ok ok i know now and what i've been missing lmbo!

    BTW! Your coloring is jaw dropping fanstastic hun!I love the green shadowing.Beautiful card sweetness.I'll be better i promise lol!Ruby♥


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