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Sunday, October 17, 2010

Monochrome - Lilacs

 After a few weeks off  for it's time to get back into crafting again.
CD Sunday Challenge has a  Monochrome theme this week, one of my favourite themes.

Given my love of Purple, I thought I'd use puple/lilacs.  I used the CC Flower Fairies CD and obviously picked the Lavender Fairy. 3 x  backing papers from the same CD and one from a Debbi Moore CD. I also used some lovely purple linen effect mirri card for the layering,the butterflies and parts of the flowers. The butterflies, fairy and stars have been highlighted with a clear star gelly roll pen, although it doesn't show much on the piccy.
I am also entering this one into:
craftalicious challenges - anything goes
citycrafter - take flight
southern girls challenge  - 4 layers of DP

18 comments:

starcyl said...

This is lovely Wendy and what a surprise to find you using purple, lol.

Flower fairies make excellent cards are are so pretty and feminine. Thanks for being part of CD Sunday again this week.

Jenny x

Christine said...

Hi Wendy, Oooooooooooo this is gorgeous, I too have a love of lilacs and purples.
This fits our challenge on CD Sunday this week perfectly.
Thanks for joining in with us, hope to see more of your work.
Hugs
Christine xx

Misty's Mum said...

I love that card & I too am a purple lilac person.
I'm off to sort my entry for the challenge - not sure what colour yet.
I can't find an option to email you & wanted to know how you got your background from Serif to the blog. I use serif & would love to do that at some time - any hints?

Misty's Mum said...

I love that card & I ama purple lilac person too. I am just trying to decide which colour to choose formy entry.
Can I ask a question here - i have Serif package as well & would like to use a layout as my background at some time - any hints how to do this please.

Purple Crazy said...

Hi Misty's Mum, not sure how I can message you. I did the layout a while back, had only just got the software at the time and was literally playing to see if I could do it, I did lots of research on the internet and picked up little hints and tips from all over the place so heaven only knows exactly how but I managed it somehow, i will have to think about it again, what is your blog addy, so I can let you know, but don't hold your breath, gonna be a bit hectic for a few weeks.

Tess said...

What a stunning card - love fairies. Thank you for joining us at CD Sunday this week. Tess x

Axel....{Carol} said...

Love the layering and your wee fairie is so gorgeous.Thanks for joining us at southern girls

sue said...

Beautiful, Wendy! Love your layering and the little flowers embellishment. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge :)

Autumn said...

Whata pretty little fairy! Great layout! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls!
xxAutumn

Alicia said...

This is a beautiful card. I love the image and all the purple. Thanks for joining in our layers challenge at Southern Girls.
Alicia xx

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

lovely colors, lilac is my favorite shade, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

Patricia said...

Very pretty and I just love how everything here is purple. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls. Good Luck.
~Patricia
SGC DT

Michelle Singer said...

Beautiful card. I love the clean and simple look you created. I'm so glad you entered it into our challenge at Southern Girls. Thank you! I hope you'll join us again for our next challenge.
Hugz,
Michelle

Doreen said...

A great card.Thanks for sharing this with us at CD Sunday.xxx

Ros said...

Another sweet card ... love the colours .... thanks for joining us at CCCB

Cheryl Nelson said...

Fabulous! love the purple! Thank you for playing along at CCCB!

karenw said...

monochrome can be tricky but you rocked it! love the purple, so cool and the image is sweet. Great card. Thanks for joining us ay outhern Girls.

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

This is beautiful Wendy. Thanks for joining the CD Sunday Challenge this week.