Fairy Warm Winter Wishes

Pink Cat Studio has some of the most adorable digi (and rubber) stamps. I love Lily and don’t get her out frequently enough. Snowflake Fairy Lily is just over-the-top cute and is perfect for a pretty winter card. The second Fussy & Fancy Friday challenge is for a winter card or project and this works out perfectly.

After Christmas, Gina K ran a fantastic sale — a free stamp set with a purchase of $35, I think it was. Of course, I had to take advantage of it. It also allowed me to get some of her absolutely gorgeous paper in Ocean Mist. I think we can all relate to being paper junkies, but if all of these yummy colors of fantastic paper keep being released, I may need a room just for paper alone!

Anyway, I used Ocean Mist as my base of this card and added a panel of Staples White, embossed with the Distressed Snow Cuttlebug folder. If I am coloring an image, I use my Select White from PTI. If I am simply embossing or printing a digi sentiment, I use my Staples white cardstock. Although it is the same weight as the PTI paper, it feels lighter to me and I have bleeding with my Copics on it.

I colored Lily, concentrating on pretty blues. I added lots of sparkle with Stickles on her dress and in her hair, as well as Angel Wings Shimmerz on her wings. Her cape has a collar and trim of Liquid Applique. The sentiment — a freebie at Pink Cat Studio — was cut out with a Nestie tag and then I further cut out the center to mount it on a tag of Ocean Mist. Yummy satin-trim organdy from Pink Hedgehog completes the card.

Lily is just so sweet and I’m sending her off to my Gram. She needs to get some happy mail!

Fairy Warm Winter Wishes
Stamps: Pink Cat Studio Snowflake Fairy Lily, Warm Winter Wishes
Paper: Gina K Ocean Mist, Select White (PTI), Staples White
Copics: 0, B000, B00, B06, B12, E000, E00, R00
Other Stuff: Cuttlebug Distressed Snow embossing folder, Angel Wings Shimmerz, Stickles – Star Dust & Waterfall; Liquid Applique, Kaisercraft Rhinestones, satin organdy ribbon, SU ticket corner punch

Thanks so much for stopping by today!

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