Sunday, August 12, 2018

Fairy Nightsong

     I have the honor of being a Guest Designer at The Outlawz Songs and Rhymes challenge today.   Each week, they choose lyrics from a song or poem as inspiration for a crafty project.  This week, it's "Fairy Nightsongs."  Fairy NightSongs
Dancing a spiral we sing unaware
On fairy night wings our songs fill the air
Making a circle of magic and light
Watched silently by the Fey of the night

     Here's my card with an image from Anne Fenton and she's the sponsor for the entire month of August.

I started with a sketch from Die Cuttin' Divas, turned to stand vertical.

     I used ProMarkers to color her, added copper glitter to her wings, then fussy cut the image.  I adhered her to a double oval die cut (Spellbinders.)  I found a scrap of lace in my stash, cut it in two, and added the strips to the card front.  I layered on the image and added one of my hand-sewn bows to the bottom of the ovals.

A Gem of a Challenge
Brown Sugar
Crafty Friends
Crafty Sentiments
Creative Fingers
Incy Wincy
Jo's Scrap Shack

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie


Lori Kobular said...

Beautiful card, that Fairy is gorgeous and I love the die you have her on!

Linda Simpson said...

Gorgeous card Connie, love the sweet fairy and lace.
Linda xxx

Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for joining our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge with your lovely fairy card… Please join us again next time at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Good luck!
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

jimlynn said...

Beautiful card Connie! I love the lacy panels and that lovely image.

Donna Ellis said...

Aw, your little ballerina butterfly is gorgeous, Connie! Beautiful girly card with that lovely lace and beautiful pink theme. Wonderful card! Wishing you a fantastic week! hugs, de

*Vicki* said...

Well your fairy is just as sweet as can be and I have to say that I've never heard of a fairy song before! Such an elegant design with the lace! HUGS

Wendy L said...

Thank you for joining us at Crafty Friends with your super card, xxx

Christine said...

What a great way to use that sketch! I like the rotation and the strips of lace, and your ballerina is so very pretty!
Thanks for sharing at Jo's Scrap Shack!
DT Member

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is super, thanks for sharing on a A Gem of a Challenge this month, Hazelx

Judy Markowitz said...

What a beautiful project! I love it! Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to seeing you again next challenge.

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mum of two said...

So pretty! Thanks so much for playing with us at Die Cuttin Divas. Hope to see you again soon :)

michelle (Die Cuttin Divas DT)
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Daffodil Cards said...

The image matches that verse beautifully Connie, a lovely feminine card.

Claudia Martins said...

Hello, Grammy... So nice to see you join us in the Crafty Friends Challenge Blog's "Anything Goes" Challenge. Come always and play with us, it's always good to have you with us !!! Good luck!!!

Claudia Martins - DT (Crafty Friends Challenge Blog's)

Melanie said...

Lovely card, Connie! Your ballerina-fairy is beautifully colored. Thank you for playing along at the Brown Sugar Challenge! I love cats, too!

Creations by Shirl said...

What a cute ballerina fairy! TFS it with BSChallenge~