Friday, 25 February 2011

A Card and an Award

My card today is another Stamp Fairy card (cos I'm so in love with their fabulous images).  This one is the lovely Linda Fairy sitting on a swing.  I've gone for a Christmas theme only because I found some fab turquoise snowflake wrapping paper when I was having a tidy up.  Plus I think the fairy image is quite Christmassy.  The red and turquoise theme seems to go together quite well and is a break from my more traditional pastel colour themes.  Hope you like my little Linda bear.


I've been inspired by the following:
I've also been lucky enough to have been given an award by Donna, of My Happy Place. Thanks Donna for thinking of me and giving me this award.


The conditions of this Award are . . .
  1. Make a post linking back to the person who gave you the award!
  2. Share 7 random things about yourself
  3. Award 7 recently discovered bloggers with this award
  4. Contact these bloggers and tell them they've won the award.

Here are my 7 (very) random facts :

  1. I first met my husband while I was on holiday in Gran Canaria
  2. My favourite animals are tigers and penguins
  3. I would love to have a go at driving a huge articulated lorry (probably just once!)
  4. I love pink and lilac, but prefer orange flowers in my garden
  5. I grow my own fruit and veg, and also have 2 pet chickens
  6. I like astronomy and science
  7. I don't like eating peas
The 7 uber talented bloggers I would like to give this award to are:
  1. Mary
  2. Chris
  3. Jacki
  4. Nikbee
  5. Lisa
  6. Nikki
  7. Jo 
 Happy crafting everyone

29 comments:

Donna Mosley said...

Hi netty, very pretty card. Love the cute bear and fab glittering you've added. Love the facts about you. You brave lass I would be petrified driving a lorry.

Donna x

Ann said...

oooooooooooooh turquois and red together - such a bold combination and absolutely stunning. Love your bear - so cute.
Ann xxx
Bah! Humbug! DT

pinky said...

What a great job you have made of this card, love all the sparkle. Thanks for playing along at StampFairy this week.
Pinky

Jacki Randolph said...

Hi Netty, this is so pretty!!! You inspire me with using wrapping papers for your design paper, never would of thought of this and it is beautiful wrapping paper to boot!!! Gorgeous creation with the layout papers and the glitter..

You're too sweet and I am honored to be given this award by you!! Fun way to find little tidbits about you that we problly wouldn't of known.. Wasn't sure what a lorry was until I looked it up - Oh my you like to live dangerously!! WOW brave woman!! LOL!!

Thanks so much for supporting Stamp Fairy with sharing your cards each week with us on the challenge blog!

Angel said...

Hi There.

Great christmas card, love the little fairy bear too.

Thanks for joining us at SFC, good luck.

Huggies Angel

jackiescrafts said...

Hi i love your cute bear fairy she makes a great card
Thanks for joining in at SFC this time

Jackie x

ThePurplePlace said...

Hi Nettie - Thanks for you sweet comments and also for the kindness you extended by offering me a blog award. Sadly, I am not able to accept them and I have to once again pass on this. For me with Fibro, it's simply too hard to always get around and to follow up with all the requirements these awards have.

I've been offered many blog awards and I'm always thankful and grateful...it's just something I can't accept.

Due to the amount I have received, and the fact that I can't keep it, I have had to make it clear to all my friends tat I'm not able to accept any awards, but I do thank you for caring!

To ME having people visit my blog and take the comment to leave a comment is always the BEST AWARD and a gift I can totally enjoy!

Hugs,
Lis

Lynn said...

What a wonderful card and the little bear image
is sooo adorable! Love the coloring too!
Thanks so much for joining us at Gingerloft Challenges :)
huggs
Lynn xx
PS: I couldn't resist following your blog to make it an even 100..Love your blog:)

Sandra P said...

Adorable card! Great papers :)

Thanks for joining Paper Romance this week!

Hugs,
Sandra P

Gerda said...

Hi Hon

what can I say.. you created another beautiful card and I am running out of words. Love your new creation, it is simply adorable.

Thanks for playing with us at Stampfairy Challenge this week.

Hugs, Gerda

the crafty duck said...

Hi netty what a cute card, your fairy is really sweet and love your papers, lots of love Steph

Nikbee said...

A wonderful card. I love the sparkles and the wrapping paper is fab! Thank you for offering me this award. I will post it on my blog soon.

Nikki x

Samantha said...

OH really cute! Linda looks Great in this weeks colour Challenge love the papers! Great tidy up find! Thanks for playing along with us on this weeks Colour thrown down Challenge at Stamp fairy! hugs Samantha SFDT :0)

Victoria said...

This is a gorgeous card, fantastic paper piecing.

Vicky #21 Totally papercrafts challenge 25.2.2011

Carissa said...

This is a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at the StampFairy challenge this week. Good Luck. Carissa :)

Aunty Sue said...

brilliant card and thanks for joining CC this week

Cec said...

Great card. I love the colour scheme and how fun that you can recycle. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.
Hugs!
Cec

Chris said...

that's a very cute sweet and sparkly card. thanks for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

Sharon Basel said...

Wonderful card Netty. I love how you've glittered up Linda Fairy's outfit and your papers are gorgeous. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at StampFairy this week. I hope you return again soon.
~Sharon~
SF-DT

Stamps and Paper said...

Netty just love these colours together....what a cutie your little bear is.


Anne

carol said...

lovely pretty card, thanks for playing along with Craftycatz, x carol

Max said...

Awwwww ... how cute is that wee fairy bear? Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

Luv'n'Stuff
Max
xx
Max's Craft Creations
Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

Mandy said...

Beautiful card...Love the image...Thank you for joining in with us at A Gem of a Challenge...
Mandy x

Judy Rozema said...

So cute! Thanks for joining us at Paper Romance this week!

Rita said...

What a lovely card nettie. Hugs Rita xx

uksharon said...

Fabulous card
Thanks for joining us at PP this week
Best wishes, Sharon

Helen said...

Awww...such a sweet card!
Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
Helen x

Christine said...

Gorgeous creation love the image fab colours great take on the chall...
thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a Chall. this time.

smiles Christine xx

Rebekah said...

What a sweetie thaks for sharing ata gem of a challenge hugs
Rebekah xx

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