Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Pixie Cottage #48 - Sparkle and Shine

It's another Once Upon A Wednesday here at The Pixie Cottage and it's time for another super sketch and theme to help you on your creative endeavors!
Along with the sketch we want to see your project with added "Sparkle and Shine" just in time for The Holidays!

Paper Issues - Holiday Hookup
Challenge Up Your Life - Christmas or Advent
The Secret Crafter - Christmas
Belli - Christmas
Riley and Co - Christmas
A Spoon Full of Sugar - Christmas Card
Stampin Royalty - Winter Holiday
Speedy the Cat's Friends - Red and Green
Color Throwndown - Riding Hood Red, Pear Pizazz and Chocolate Chip or Kraft
Die Cut Dreams Christmas - Santa's Sack
Bugaboo - Anything Goes
Card Making Mama's - Anything Goes
Sugar Sweet Paper Treats - Anything Goes
The Artistic Stamper - Christmas
The Paper Players - Christmas
Let's Ink It Up - Christmas with Sparkle/Bling (must us a rubber stamp)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Daisy Doodles - Festive Colors
Wild Orchid - An Old Fashioned Christmas
Tuesday Taggers - Deck the Halls (Holly)
Teddy Stampers - Christmas Teddies
Crafty Creations - Bear
Cutie Sunday - Red and Green
Sundays With Crissy - Christmas is Coming
Kort O Mania - Christmas
Crafty Ho's - Any Holiday
Ink On My Fingers - Christmas
Dutch Dare - Christmas
2 Sisters - Sparkly Christmas
Iris - Christmas
Frosted Designs - Glitter
Fairy Knoll - Glitter
Gingersnaps - White Glitter
Fresh Brewed Designs - Sparkle and Shine
Stampotique - Punches or Die Cuts

Card Recipe:
Image - Hannah's Fireplace (coming soon)
Paper - A Homemade Christmas by DCWV
Medium - Copic Markers
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Rhinestones - Michaels $1 dpot
Sentiment - Hobby Lobby
Glitter - Candy Cane Stickles and Glamour Dust
Ribbon - American Crafts

This is the great sketch we got to work with, I turned it on it's side.

I added Candy Cane Stickles to the hats, shoes, candy cane and for the Holly berries. I also used Puffy Paint with Glamour Dust on the fur trim.
This is a brand new stamp and if you are in The Pixie Cottage Stamp Club then this will be winging its way to you very soon!


Sadilla said...

beautiful card katie!the image is very pretty!

Nanda said...

Beautiful card, I like your colouring!

Saskia said...

Thanks for another lovely card for the Freshly Brewed Challenge!!

Saskia :)

Anonymous said...

Very sweet Christmas scene, lovely coloring! Thanks for playing with us at Crafty Creations Katie!!

Barb Craft said...

This card is gorgeous too! I love the sentiment you used with this one! Thanks for sharing another one with us at FD!
barb :)

Vicki Dutcher said...

Amazing coloring!! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

chrissy xx said...

Great sentiment. Gorgeous card.
Thank you sooo much for joining us at Die cut Dreams Christmas Club.

Heather D. ~ Fresh Brewed Designs said...

So incredibly sweet!!! Great image and wonderful Traditional christmas colors. LOVE the sparkle! :D

Thanks for playing along with us again at the Freshly Brewed Challenges Sparkle and Shine challenge!

Karen said...

Awwww this is so cute Katie, thanks for joining us again at DCD Christmas Club.

Random Acts of Krafting said...

The sparkle on her hat is such a nice finishing touch.

mfc.melissamade2 said...

Beautiful card! I love the little tiny bear by the fireplace - this makes it perfect for our challenge at Crafty Creations - thanks for playing along!

sallysbitz2 said...

Lovely card & gorgeous image which is perfectly coloured xx

Hels Sheridan said...

Very pretty indeedily, loving that gingham look... thanks for joining in with the Sunday sTamper again x

Tracey said...

Oh this is beautiful. Love your coloring and shading, looks fab!!
Thanks for playing along with Fresh Brewed Challenges this week. Hope to see you again next week.

Denise @ kc242 said...

Katie what a wonderful card. You have shown off Hanna beautifully!

Iris said...

Beautiful image and fab coloring! Thanks for joining us at Iris's Spot!

Becky said...

Beautiful image and beautiful card. Thank you for joining Speedy's Friends.

Lisette Morris said...

You always amaze me with the amount challenges you have. Your card is gorgeous! I love the gingham papers!

Melissa S. said...

What a fun card. Love the corner punch and the papers and image you used. Thanks for joining us at Bugaboo this week.

Tammy said...

This is adorable and such a sweet image!! Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge this week!!

Unknown said...

Hi Katie, Awesome card, love the papers and your image is adorable. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU, good luck. Hugs Suzanne x

Jerusha Borden said...

I love this! So cute! Thanks for joining us at Teddy Stampers! Don't forget about our design team call on now!

sara said...

Beautiful card love that little teddy thanks for joining us at DCD Christmas club
hugs sara x

Thebug415 said...

What a cute card. I love the corners! Thanks for playing with us at the Creative Belli Challenge

Sandra DeFalco said...

Adorable image!
Thanks for playing in our challenge!
☺ Sandi
DT for Iris's Spot!

Zoe said...

This is a wonderful card Katie. Thanks for sharing with us at Sundays with Crissy this month. hugs xxoo

Tammy Miller said...

This card is so adorable. Wonderful image and love how you colored the image. Thanks for joining us this week at Catch the Bug Challenge Blog for our December Anything Goes Challenge!! We Hope to see you again for our next challenge! Thanks Again, Tammy

Virgo5 said...

Wonderful Christmas card!
Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Joanne Travis said...

Thanks for playing in Speedy's Friends challenge this week and Happy Holidays!

kelly said...

Great card.Thanks for joining us at DDCC

Basement Stamper said...

Great card, her hat looks great with all the sparkle. Thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer's Challenge, make sure you link your card up using the Mr. Linky in order to be eligible for the gift certificate.

Lori said...

I just love how you did the corners AND such a sweet image, thanks for joining us at the DCD Christmas Challenge.

Willy said...

Cute and beautiful card!Thanks for joining us at SDC # 21.

sammi said...

Beautiful card, as always, Katie! Love the layout! Thanks so much for playing along with us in our "anything goes" challenge at Craft Your Passion. Good Luck in the draw!

Kaz said...

Lovely card, the corners are so pretty. Thanks for joining us at Stampotique x

Nadine said...


wow, ein Traum.
Da stimmt einfach alles.
Danke für die Teilnahme bei
Cutie Sunday.

Liebe Grüße Nadine

*Arwen* said...

Wow another great work for Cutie Sunday.
Thanks again!

Hugs Arwen

PatR said...

Cute card. Thanks you for joining the TT challenge. xx

Shelly Schmidt said...

Beautiful- wonderful colors and the corner punches are a really pretty way to embellish the card. Thanks for joining us at the Creative Belli challenge.

Marushy said...

sooo sweet card.

Thanks for joining in at Cutie Sunday this week.


Audrey Ernst (hippieaud) said...

Katie, your work is always so beautiful! I really love this image and all your amazing coloring and embellies! Thanks for playing along at FRESH BREWED DESIGNS again this week:)

Claire said...

Gorgeous card Katie, beautiful stamp and I love the colours
Thanks for joining us at LIIU and good luck
Claire xx

Hermine said...

Wonderful card

Georgeann Manning said...

WOW! what an incredible work of art! Thanks for playing this weeks Stampin' Royalty Challenge!

Unknown said...

Thank you ever so much for joining us at Fresh brewed designs this week!
Lovely work!

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Wow your card is fabulous!
Love your gorgeous colours and such pretty papers and detail!
So happy that you have joined us at Cutie Sunday


Crissy Armstrong said...

Sweet! I love the traditional look! Thanks so much for playing at my challenge, Sundays With Crissy!

Artyjen said...

Thanks for sharing another lovely card at The Artistic Stamper challenge.....good luck!
xoxo Sioux

Linda S. L said...

nice card :D great colours :D
thanks for playing at kort o mania!
hugs linda s l

Pat said...

Cute stamp. Thanks for playing with Lets Ink It Up.

SmilynStef said...

What a fun little holiday scene ... love her glittery hat & shoes ... so glad you joined the Glittery fun at Gingersnap Creations.

Valerie H. Marshall said...

Just adorable! Thank you for sharing with us at Stampotique!
Val :)