Monday, 13 December 2010

Something Different

Hi girls. Thank you for coming in to visit my blog. I am so pleased to have you here and I hope you find your visit worthwhile. I hope you are all keeping well and that those of you in the UK are surviving the snow and the bitter cold. We have had a big thaw here and are down to our last few inches of snow but the temperatures are still freezing.
Today's card was made without any challenges in mid and was a meant as a distraction from the mad rush to finish my Christmas cards. It's not quite my usual style but I enjoyed making it. The image is one of the Lili of the Valley large Square Fairies and I used vellum as a backing because I thought it matched well. The flowers are by Wild Orchid and I used gold gilt and glitter on the edge of the fairy mount.
I hope you like it and that you will be able to find time to leave a comment. I so enjoy reading what you have to say and value your opinions.
I hope that as you start your week that you stay safe and warm and enjoy good health.
Love and Hugs,


  1. So very beautiful,your colouring is spectacular!!!
    Hugs xx

  2. This card is really great! And your colouring is fantastic!
    Hugs Nicolet

  3. hi fiona,
    your card is fantastic reaaly different from your other cards, but reaaly beautiful
    hugs lia

  4. Fab card Fiona I so love fairies.
    Louise xx

  5. ooh Fiona its gorgeous ... i love the rainbow colours .. its so pretty
    Hope you are well and ready for the big day
    Lisa ;)

  6. This is really gorgeuos Fiona it's real pretty and that fairy is uber sweet! Take care chick xx

  7. So lovely hun! Love that gilt edge! The colours all go so well together.
    Hope that snow goes before the next lot comes in. . .
    Teri x

  8. This is just gorgeous Fiona - love the image and the colouring is wonderful. You could enter this into Die Cut Dreams Challenge today as the theme is Fairies. Hugs, Claire x

  9. Hiya Sweetie

    this is gorgeous love the image and beautiful colours! stay safe in the cold!

    Joey xx

  10. A really beautiful card. See you tomorrow! Kathleen x

  11. This is so striking, love the use of colours and the velum. The image is a beauty.
    Kim xXx

  12. Such a pretty card Fiona, loving this style, it suits you well! Wow! Can't believe you still have lots of snow, I've heard we may be getting more on Thursday which is not too bad as I won't have to do the school run for much longer! Take care and keep warm! xx

  13. very unusual, pretty card !
    greetings, martina

  14. Hi ya hun

    wow this is just totally beautiful, gorgeous colour work, lovely papers & embelies, luv your snowy header piccie, sue,x

  15. So beautiful card Fiona,I love the image and the colours.
    So beautiful papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

  16. I think you do different brilliantly Fiona, this is so so gorgeous.

  17. This is gorgeous Fiona, it would go in our Fairies challenge over at Die Cut Dreams (a link is on my blog). The flowers look beautiful and its a stunning image. More of these Please!
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  18. wow I love this...its stunning Fiona, beautifully coloured too
    Mina xxx

  19. Hi Fiona your card is so beautiful, I love this image and the vellum papers is just the perfect match. It's so delicate looking.
    xx Vee

  20. Oh how pretty Fhiona!! I just love your image and coloring!! The flowers are a beautiful touch!

    Thanks for visiting my dear daughter. Your comment meant the world to her and put a smile on her face.


  21. oh awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww this is stunning Fiona!!
    Happy holidays to you sweetie..
    hugs, Janiel

  22. beautiful and magical! Hugs Juls

  23. oh my! you are so gifted! this is totally gorgeous - love the vellum like this and the coloring WOW!


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Fiona x