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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Saturday, 12 November 2016

Fun Day Friday 164 - 3 colours, 2 embellishments, 1 technique

Challenge 164 at Fun Day Friday this week is use 3 colours, 2 embellishments and 1 technique.
and our sponsor this week is Little Blue Button Stamps who has given us lovely images to use

My three colours are:  Pink, yellow and different shades of purple.
Embellishments:  butterfly brad and punched flower
Technique: embossing

Embossed purple card with Cuttlebug Christmas stars.
Printed Little Blue Button Digi Stamp Miss Lilly Fairy onto white card and coloured with markers and glitter pen.  Layered onto pink card and then onto the purple card.
Added butterfly brad and punched flower.
Layered all onto pink card

Hair - milled lavender distress marker 
Clips in hair Copic marker BV08
Dress - Copic markers BV000 and BV08
Skin - Copic markers E000 and E00
Wings - Copic markers BV000 and Y08 plus yellow glitter pen
Star - Copic Y08 plus yellow glitter pen

I hope you will go over to Fun Day Friday and see the lovely work by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would like to add this card to the following:

Crafting with Friends 31 - anything goes

Get Creative challenges 51 - anything goes

Just Keep on Creating - anything goes

Simply Papercrafts 40 - anything goes


  1. Great card Margaret, super image and love the embossing. Hugs Jennifer xx

  2. This is so pretty! I love that sweet image and your colors are perfect! The embossing really makes this card pop and I just love it!

  3. Very pretty card.


  4. Awww . . . this is so sweet! Love the soft colors you've used and that embossed background is perfect!


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