Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Bah! Humbug! Challenge #1 of 2011 --- Fairies and Holly

It is so good to see the ladies of Bah! Humbug! back after the holidays.  And they have started off the 2011 Christmas card-making with quite a challenge:  fairies and holly.  Of course we could choose to do either one, or both together.  Well, I'm up for the challenge and combined them. 

I actually made a set of four simple notecards using group of fairies from Mo Manning's Digital Pencil 2 and metallic holly paper from K & Co.  By the time I had the cards finished the daylight was gone so I had to use flash to take the photos.  I really don't like to do that with metallic paper, or any for that matter.  But, I had to make the deadline!  So, here are the cards:

Card One

 Card Two

 Card Three

 Card Four

All of the fairies are just adorable and can be used to celebrate any occasion.  They are colored with Copics, fussy cut, and flat mounted to the dp.  The card stock doesn't show up very well, but is a lovely light green to match the fairies outfits.

From the number of comments already on the Bah! Humbug! site, there are A LOT of us ready to get into the Christmas card-making again with Ann, Irene, Max and their guest designers.  Be sure to hop over and take a look at the DT's wonderful projects and, if you hurry, you can get a card in before the deadline!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Chrissie said...

These notecards look gorgeous Barb and what a clever idea!
lol Chrissie xx

Ann said...

That's a fantastic idea Barb - these will be just gorgeous to send out and that holly design is gorgeous. The fairies are really cute too.
Thanks for continuing to support us at Bah! Humbug! You're a real star.
Ann xxx
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Max said...

Hi Barb - it's great to see so many of our friends returning to join in with our 2011 Bah! Humbug! challenges. Your fairy notecards are adorable and the foiled holly paper is just gorgeos. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug! and good luck in the prize draw.

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Lynette said...

WOW - these are all so beautiful!!!

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Beautiful set of note cards Barbara! ~jeni :)

Ruby Taylor said...

Love all the gold...these are just wonderful, Barb...fantastic job!

Joan Ervin said...

WOW, Barb...not only were you up to the challenge but you made a whole set of cards!!! Your coloring on those adorable fairy images is gorgeous and I love the beautiful holly aced the challenge, for sure!!!

Mina said...

these are so gorgeous, glitzy and shiny Barb...what a wonderful way to show off Mo's fab fairies
Mina xxx

Anonymous said...

This is really cool! I like the glossy colors that you have there!
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