Friday, March 18, 2011

Fairy Fun Fridays -MW Reminder "It's My Party"!

Happy Friday everyone! 

Just a reminder today that our fairy queen Roberta is still celebrating her birthday and the birthday of Prairie Fairy Designs! So that means you still have one more week to get your card in and get your party on over at the Fairy Fun Fridays challenge blog! Since I was moving last week and super busy I didn't get a chance to celebrate with all the other DT members. But this week I didn't want to miss here is my card and a bit more inspiration for you...

And of course the adorable images I used are all Prairie Fairy Designs and this particular set I used is called "Gerry's Birthday Set" get Gerry, the cake and the gifts and it can be found here!

Here's a better close up...and I haven't really used Stickles in a long time, so I went a little crazy as

For the sentiment I used a fun Birthday set from "Fiskars"! I stamped and embossed it with sparkly Kaleidoscope embossing powder! And I added some bits of tied ribbon in matching colors for a bit more fun!

I continued with the theme on the inside of the card and used the gifts from the rest of the digi set!

PAPERS: Textured cardstock in brown, golden orange, blue and green all from "DCWV". Design paper from "My Minds Eye".
IMAGE and SENTIMENT: The image is an adorable digi stamp from "Prairie Fairy Designs" and the sentiment is handstamped and is from "Fiskars".
INK and COLOR: The image was colored in with "PrismaColor" pencils and a gamsol technique was used to blend. Black pigment ink from "ColorBox".
EMBELLISHMENTS: Orange grosgrain ribbon, green, yellow and red satin ribbon and clear star shaped rhinestones.
TOOLS: Sewing machine, "Cuttlebug" with swirls embossing folder, birthday candles border punch from "EKSuccess" and scalloped border punch from "Fiskars".
FEATURES: Machine stitching in and out with yellow color thread. Images were cut out and 3D mounted. Sentiment was handstamped and then embossed with Kaleidoscope embossing powder from "Stampendous".

This card draws inspiration from and will be entered into the following challenges:

#1.) There She Goes -#98 "Sketch Challenge"
#2.) Pile It On Challenges -"Use Green and Orange"
#3.) Simon Says Stamp Challenge -"Happy Birthday"
#4.) Stamp Something -"Something Sweet"
#5.) Do You Stack Up -"Add A Bow"
#6.) Craft Us Crazy -"Celebration"
#7.) Paper Play Challenges -"Embossing"
#8.) Paper Pretties -"Masculine Card"
#9.) Digi Doodle Shop Best -"Anything Goes"
#10.) Top Tip Tuesdays -"Birthdays"
#11.) Papertake Weekly -"3 Of Something" -(3 Ribbons)
#12.) Ooh-la-la Creations -"It's A Man Thing"



  1. Beautiful card!! Love the different layers and details. The colors and embossing are great and what adorable images!!! Awesome work!!

    Thanks for celebrating with us at Craft Us Crazy and hope to see you joining us again!

  2. Great card, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.

  3. What a fun card, Tracey! I love the ribbon and colours!

  4. This is fabulous! Love it! The colors are just perfect! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  5. wow what a stunning card , love all the vibrant colours and your embellies are perfect , it
    thanks for joining us at ooh-la-la and good luck
    tracey x

  6. OMG, this is gorgeous!!! Love all the detail and those little candles poking out, too cute!!!

  7. WOW, it's fun, it's cheerful, it's colorful. It's beautiful on the inside and the outside. I love all those ribbons, I love this card!
    thanks for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

  8. WONDERFUL.. I just love the bright colors and all your details.. Way to "Stack Up" and use a BOW on your creation.. Can't wait to see what you create next week..


  9. What a fantastic card so bright and vibrant love those bows
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

  10. Oh my goodness where do I start! This is wonderful! I can't decide if I like the inside or the front better! Love the colours, the little bows, the stitching and check out those layers - pitty you didn't make it last week for our layers challenge what is it 15 layer? Just fabulous! Thanks so much for sharing your creation with DYSU this week! It’s been great fun checking out your work on your blog!

  11. What an amazing card inside and out! I love the bright colors used!!

  12. WOW What an awesome party card!! I love the birght colours and your image is just tooo cute:-) Thanks for playing at Paper Play this week:-)

  13. Hey Tracey! Your card is fantastic, so colourful, love it! Thanks so much for sharing your project with us at DYSU this week :) Janna

  14. Wonderful card, so much work, love the colours and the ribbons, thank you for joining us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best
    Ruth x

  15. Such a fun and bright card! Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly :)

  16. What an amazing card!! So many fantastic details! I adore your three little tied knots and how you pulled it all together by putting them on the inside too!! Brilliant!
    Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

  17. Such a cute and fun giraffe and I love the green textured paper behind him! Perfect! Thanks so much for your continued inspiration - I have an award for you on my blog.

    Peace & Luv,

  18. WOW! this is stunning! amazing colours and details! thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp, hugs, Jane x

  19. I love your fabulous card! Thanks for playing with us at DYSU :)

  20. Super sweet card! Thank you so much for joining us this week at Craft Us Crazy!

  21. ADORABLE!!! Love all the layers and the fun colors!! Great way to work the different color of ribbons in, too!!! Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Us Crazy!

  22. Super cute! Thanks for celebrating with us at Craft Us Crazy and hope to see you joining us again!

    Tammylee Craft Us Crazy Design Team


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