Thursday, 8 April 2010

Angel wings


I bought a few LotV stamps a few weeks ago as I really love their latest designs, but I've not had much opportunity to play with them until now.

When I saw this week's ABC Christmas Challenge - H is for Holly, and the new Crafts & Me Challenge #1 - Fairies or Wings, I immediately thought of this cute angel with the holly wreath on her head. I also used Helen's fab optional sketch from the ABC Christmas Challenge.


I also made this card for this week's Flutterby Wednesday#104, which is to use an angel, fairy or butterfly with sparkle, and this week's Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Challenge#34 which is also wings. Last but not least, Paper Play #14 has a theme of shiny happy people - ie use a person stamp with shine or sparke on it.

Recipe:
Main image: LotV, coloured with watercolour pencils and wings decorated wtih glamour dust;
Sentiment: Craftwork Cards;
Papers: Kaiser Crafts;
Supplies: pearls from The Hobby House; iridescent gems by Papermania; ribbon from stash;
Tools: "labels four" nestabilities; Cuttlebug "Snowflakes #2" die and "Christmas Stars" embossing folder.

21 comments:

  1. A really pretty card Pauline, i love the softness of the colours. xx

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  2. Beautiful angel Pauline, great nestie shape and starry detailed paper! I'll be using my LOTV on my next creation, they are delicious stamps, wishing you a wonderful day.

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  3. Beautiful card Pauline - love the soft colours...those papers are gorgeous! Love your new stamp too! :0)
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

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  4. Love your cards. Thanks so much for joining us on Paperplay this week. ♥

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  5. Wow, Pauline - you were quick off the mark!! Beautiful card, love the sparkly wings.

    Thanks for entering my challenge on PaperPlay this week.

    Julie :o)

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  6. Ah pauline this card is just the cutest adorable thing every. Gorgeous colours and that image is just a must have.
    Pinky

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  7. Love this card, it´s verry cute. I have also to start with my christmascards:)Thank you for sharing it with us at SSDS this week.
    Tineke=)

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  8. A fairy pretty card and love the colour. Thanks for joining Crafts and Me on our first challenge. Hugs Tracy x

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  9. Beautiful card Pauline, sweet image, love the colours and layout too.
    Kelly.x

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  10. So pretty and precious! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

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  11. I love your sweet angel. Thanks for joining us at SSDS this week.
    Pauline, I am having at celebration at my blog and I would love to have you join in the celebration.
    {{Linda}}
    http://cardsbylinda.blogspot.com

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  12. Absolutely beautiful card. I love your little angel. I especially like all of your layering. You really followed the sketch well. Thanks for playing with us this week at SSDS. Best of luck in the draw.
    Hugs,
    Kim

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  13. This is gorgeous. Love the image and the colours you have chosen.

    Thanks for joining in with us over on the ABC Christmas Challenge.

    Jayne xx

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  14. Oh gorgeous Pauline, beautiful colours and fabulous image.
    luv
    Debby

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  15. Beautiful! So pretty, love your new stamp.
    Kaz xx

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  16. This is so pretty and serene, i love the colour combo - so fab for christmas. The glitter on the wings looks fantastic
    love tasha xx

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  17. Hi Pauline Gorgeous card i love the sweet image and fab colours too. Thanks for joining Crafts and Me for our first challenge. luv gina xx

    I have a sweet pea stamp up for grabs on my blog if your interested.xx

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  18. Gorgeous card! Your image is lovely! Thanks for joining the ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck! Hugs Delphine (GDT) xx

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  19. a beautiful card. thanks for joining in with us on the ABC Christmas blog.
    hugs, annie x

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  20. Gorgeous card hunny! you can save this one for me for chrimbo! I love blue and this one is sooooo cute! oh and thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas challenge Samantha :0)

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  21. Great card, thanks for playing with us at ABC Christmas H Challenge. Hugs, Squirrel x

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x