ID: MC May - Tent Card - Fairy HB card
5"w x 7"h

Created: May 30, 2010

Ann's Creative Nook  #90 Memorial day or red, White & Blue
Everybody Art Challenge  #92 Fairy Tale
Crafts & Me Challenge  #5 Distressed
Diva Coffee Break Designs #178 Red, White & Blue
Flutterby Wednesdays #111 Anything Goes with a butterfly or angel
Little Red Wagon #30 Birthday
Practical Scrapers  #13 Fabric, Felt or Tulle
Fun Two Stamp  Metal Accesories
Techno Stamper   Red, White & Blue
No Time to Stamp  #141 Colors of my flag (Red & White)
Polka Doodle  #21 Sew & Sew
Res-Q Challenge   Red, White & Blue Birthday
Crazy 4 Challenges  #39 Tent Card
Secret Crafter #85 Buttons & Blooms
Stamp, Scrap & Doodle  #42 Red, White & Blue
Totally Gorjuss  #32 Wings
Magical Crafts #16 Metal
Rosie D's #72 Fairytales

I have to admit, tent cards are not my favorite card structure. This is the first one I've ever made. I'll make another one, and and see if I still don't like making it...

I started by rubber stamping the fairy image (Sweet Pea - ching-chou kuik's Red Hearts) using Versafine Black Onyx and clear embossing it, then coloring with Prisma colors. Die cut the oval with a Spellbinders Oval set. Added Quickie glue in the wings and Ritz Glitter micro fine cool highlights, and Glossy Accents in the circle behind her head. Sponged Distress stamp pads Mustard Yellow & Barn Red on the background.

Created my folded card from 2 pieces of cardstock since my card is 7"h. Dry embossed the floral design using a Sizzix Flowers/Spring/Paisley set #655836. Sponged the Red Barn on the high points and clear embossed it. Die cut the oval. Attached my red faux stitched ribbon to the back and tied a bow and adhered it separately with a glue dot. Rubber stamped the words sentiment (Quietfire Design) with Distress Faded Jeans and clear embossed. Die cut the Fancy Tag, trimmed my sentiment piece to fit and adhered the ends of the tag to the back of the sentiment, then wrapped one end to the ribbon and adhered the other end to the card.





Did some faux stitching around the oval in red ink. Adhered 3 buttons. and attached a silver leaf bail to hang my metal heart charm.

Adhered a piece of dark blue cardstock to the inside and adhered my Fairy to that.




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