Christmas Fairy

Although I made this card a while ago, I couldn’t spoil the surprise by sharing it before it was opened by the recipient!

fairy card

This winter fairy stamp is one of my favourite stamps ever and I have coloured her with my Spectrum Noir pens in shades of coral and green. Some Stickles adds a bit of festive bling!

The cracker shaped card base is made using colour core card embossed with a pretty sprig pattern. I used a festive stripy paper whose colours coordinated with the Spectrum Noirs perfectly to trim each side. Finally I tied some cream and gold ribbon to make the cracker bows.

fairy card detail

The acetate ‘dome’ has a snowy pattern printed on it, and gives the cracker a more three dimensional shape.

fairy detail

I am entering this little beauty into Handmade Harbour’s ‘Snow’ Challenge , Lexi’s Creations ‘Snow’ ChallengeSparkle n Sprinkles December Challenge, Jellypark’s Monthlong Christmas Challenge, One Crazy Stamper’s ‘Winter/Holiday’ ChallengeDelicious Doodles ‘White Christmas’ Challenge and Stampin’ For The Weekend’s ‘Anything Goes’ Challenge.

8 Replies to “Christmas Fairy”

  1. Teresa, this design is really clever! Love the DP, ribbon, and embossing you used to create it! Also love that beautiful image and wonderful coloring & sparkle! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Jellypark Friends! Hope to see you again soon! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  2. Beautiful card! I love that fairy image and your coloring of her is fantastic! Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us at Handmade Harbour Challenges and look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations again soon. Have a beautiful week! Laura

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