Sunday, 6 May 2012

Forgotten Fairy

Hello to everyone and a special hello to my new followers. It's a fab feeling when I log in and see someone else has joined in. I have found some wonderful people since I started my blog, with huge amounts of talent that I have taken inspiration from and I really look forward to visiting you all.

   I've had a lovely day today. I went to the LOTV shop which is way too close now, they have had a couple of days of demos and colouring classes with the lovely Bev Rochester.. Needless to say I puchased a wee something or five!  I had a coffee and a wonderful scone with jam and clotted cream,  home baked, Yummy.

   I've been checking through my many boxes of stamps when I came across some pergamano fairies that I have never used (shame on me) I had forgotton how sweet they were so I decided to make a card, at last, using one of them. I like that they are so delicate when stamped with such fine detail.
Been practising my colouring strokes a bit more too.


Main Image- pergamano fairies 1, coloured with promarkers and pencils, cut out with spellbinders scalloped ovals and tinted with distress inks.
Papers are from stash
Memory box tree die-Arboschello
Magnolia leaf and flower dies
Ticket die- Whimsy with LOTV sentiment
Flowers-WOC and others
Glittered with glamour dust, crystal
Pearl hat pin



  1. ooh sounds like you had a wonderful day - maybe we could meet up one day as i am not too far away .
    LOve this sweet little fairy- and the gorgeous lilac shades
    Lisa x

  2. This is very pretty, I was at the shop on the Saturday ~ gorgeous isn't it!
    HUGZ Fleur xXx

  3. This is gorgeous Sue beautiful diecuts and luv the colour.
    Chris x

  4. Wow Sue this is so very beautiful, that image, the die cuts and colours all look breathtaking, superb card.
    Lorraine x

  5. Oh wonderful cute card Sue.

  6. Great use of dies & such a sweet card - love the stamp, she's a sweetie! Thanks for joining us at an OBAG this time, Jx

  7. Stunning and your colouring is perfect. Hugs x

  8. Simply gorgeous lovely card..... Thanks for sharing with us over at Divas By Design!

    Big hugs Jo xxx

  9. Hi Sue
    Gorgeous card - the image is so sweet and you have coloured her beautifully :o)
    Sounds like you had a wonderful day at LOTV.
    Thanks for your visit to my blog - I am now your newest follower :o)
    Have a wonderful day.
    Debs xx

    p.s thanks for playing along with us at AOBG this time too xx

  10. Gorgeous creation, love the colour & the layout is fab!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Divas this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  11. This is such a pretty card and the image and colouring is awesome. Thank you for joining us at A & T Digital Designs (EFG) xoxo Good Luck

  12. What a cute fairy! Love the colours and layout, a really pretty card. Thanks for joining this weeks challenge at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    Lorraine B x

  13. Oh, this is just so lovely. I love your off the card layout too, we forget we don't have to keep it all on the page! Thank you for joining us at EFG - Lu xx

  14. beautiful card sue.i love your lilac colours and gorgeous iamge and diecuts ;D

    xx coops xx

  15. Sue this is so gorgeous one of my favourite colours and love how you have finished it off! I really wanted to go over for the open day but we were at a party Sat night so couldn't go then and Sunday I thought I may be over the limit for driving still so didn't want to risk it!! Hopefully next time x

  16. Oh my word, would you look at all the amazing die cuts you've used here. These are so detailed and compliment your card wonderfully. The image is so dainty and beautiful! :)

    Thank you so much for your visit and made me smile.
    Have a great week.
    Lisa x

  17. This is so beautiful, love the sweet fairy image .. I got some of these stamps too which I have never used, so you're not alone ha ha :D Thank you for joining us at Emerald Fairies this week and good luck xx

  18. Wow you are so lucky to live near LOTV shop and what a super chance to work with BEV , you have had a nice weekend. This little fairy is super I love her and your card is amazing well done Sue Hugs Elaine

  19. What a lovely creation
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft this time
    Love Jan

  20. Love your purple card. Great image and papers. Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges this week. NancyD

  21. I love the adorable image! Great colors! Thanks for sharing this card with us at SGC!

  22. Lovin' your card, the color purple, the fussy cuts and your coloring. I too am learning to color better with my Copics. Anyway, thank you for joining us at SGC.

  23. Now this is a gorgeous card, love the image and love all your details, thanks for joining our challenge at Anything goes, hope to see you again soon, Gaynor DT xx

  24. Your card is just so lovely! I love the purple and white. The die cuts you used are perfect additions. Thank you for sharing your gorgeous card with us at Hooked on Craft Challenges!


  25. This is one,really beautiful card,just love the image and those gorgeous colours,bless you for playing at anything goes,this week,hugs Cherylxxxx

  26. Very sweet
    Thanks for joining us at EFG