Wednesday 2 November 2011

Did you know.....

that Gayle who draws my favourite bears Bo and Bea also produces other images under the name of FairyD, which are available in the FairyD section of the Teddy Bo store.

I thought I would share with you a couple of cards I made using two of her FairyD images.

Coloured in Photoshop
Papers - Nitwits and sentiment - Still Joyful Hearts
snowflake - Marianne snowflake die
Blue Crystal sticker - Poundland

I am entering this card into the following challenges
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT Challenge -  #44 Non Traditional &/Or Distressed Christmas
Meljens Designs - Christmas

In my imagination I have just opened up the box and unwrapped this bauble to put on my tree only to find this cute little elf snuggled up and fast asleep inside it!

Coloured in Photoshop
Kraft card - digital download from Pink Petticoat
Papers - Nitwits - Comfort and Joy
Holly leaves - CREAlies CL CS04 die
Ribbon, metallic cord and gems - MeiFlower 

I am entering this card into the following challenges
Crafty Sentiments  -  More Than One Fold  (Twist, no easel cards)
Digital Tuesday - include a digital element - #135 Cute & Cuddly
Paper Take Weekly - Anything Goes (+ a bit of bling if you like)
Try It On Tuesday - Unusual Shaped Cards
Make it Monday - always Anything Goes
Pop over to the Teddy Bo and Co store, and on the left hand side underneath the bits and bobs store you will find the FairyD store.

It's also Wordy Wednesday over at Teddy Bo, if you are looking for some inspirational quotes then check out what Edna has come up with this week.

And talking of Teddy Bo, if you want to enter this weeks Teddy Bo Tombola, scroll down to the previous post, add a comment pick a number and you could be one of next weeks two lucky winners. 


Roma said...

Gorgeous FairyD card & gorgeous bauble & box x

Chrissy said...

I love the FairyD Santa card, but my heart was stolen when I saw the Christmas bauble with the little elf asleep inside...sooo beautiful.


Dotty Jo said...

Gorgeous work, love that bauble in a box! Jo x

DONNA said...

hi colette i love the bauble in a box. donna. x

Jac’s Playground said...

Oh wow! your bauble in a box card is awesome, I love it very cute and great fun. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week

Barbara said...

absolutely the bauble box..any chance of a tutorial xx

Chrissy said...

And....I still just love it..

Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’


Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

pinky said...

They are just gorgeous, love the santa card and those baubles are just brilliant. Thanks for joining us at LCI this week.

Meggymay said...

Love how you made the Bauble in the box card, thankyou for sharing it with us at TioT's this week.

Sue U said...

Fabby fun cards Colette!! Thanks for joining in with our Non Traditional/Distressed Christmas Challenge at Ladybug Crafts Ink, Sue xx

Angela Weimer said...

A very unique and beautiful card. Love how it fits the theme perfectly this week. Thanks for joining us at Try it on Tuesday and have a great day. Angela

Lisa Minckler said...

Those cards are so adorable and I love that you decorated the inside as well, but that little ornament in a box...WOW!!! Those will be treasured. :)

Thank you for playing along with us at Make It Monday!
Remember, for a chance to win the prize from our sponsor, leave a comment for another entry and mention that you saw them on Make It Monday.
Lisa xx

Unknown said...

These are fab Colette but I hava to say that I totally love the sleeping elf in the bauble on the most...not just for the image but for the whole incredibly clever idea! I saw in on MIM and needed a closer look! Am off to TeddyBo store di da...! ;)
Lizy x

Cindy :) said...

awwwwwww what a cute little idea you had, love it, so cute, saw it on MIM and popped in for a closer look gl

Unknown said...

What a fabulous project! thanks for joining out Unusual card week at Try it on Tuesday x

June Nelson said...

Brillliant idea with that little bauble in a box these are lovely xx

danielle said...

Oh Colette I've just fell in love with the bauble card!!! Dani x x

Karen said...

Hi Colette,
Love the little bauble elf, he's so cute! The Santa card is fab and I love the colours - lilac and turquoise, what a surprise! I especially love Santa's coat - I believe you drew that design on it yourself - very pretty! Love Karen xx

Kirsty said...

Hi aw Love the cute Santa and the colours are cool on him! I have just seen the other FairyD images too. The little elf in the bauble is a must buy looks gorgeous in your wee box! Kitty :D

melody said...

beautiful creations chickie!
i'm so lovin that bauble in the box ~ so creative!

Sharon Caudle said...

LOVE the bauble in the box! Fabulous project!! Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful talents with us at Papertake Weekly and hope you join us again soon!
hugs, Sharon

Unknown said...

O wow these are just fabulous, love both your projects. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week xx