Frost Fairies

On the Dragons Lair Designs Facebook page there is a great Head to Head Challenge. For this challenge every one uses the same set to work with. This time round the set is “Snow Dayz” Mini kit. To join this challenge you do need to buy the kit, I’ve put the link in the list of materials below.

Materials used:SAM_2583(watermarked)
Dragons Lair Designs – Snow Days Mini Kit
white printer card
white 15cm square card blank folded to make an easel card blank
acrylic silhouette fairy stamps
acrylic winter trees stamp
black archival ink
white paint pen
iridescent glitter
silver peel-off greeting sticker

Use elements from the kit to create a background picture for the stamping and the stopper for the easel card. I used a couple of the papers and the frame. When the background and stopper elements are assembled print them out and construct the card blank with them.

Use the archival black ink to stamp out the design you want onto the papers. I used fairies and winter trees to build up a frosty scene.

Use the white paint pen and the glitter to highlight the frost on the trees and snow. I have got glitter trails coming down from one of the fairies as I wanted to convey the idea that the fairy was putting down the frost below.

Finally assemble the stopper for the easel card and put all the elements together on the card blank.

Thanks for dropping in. Take care.


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
Dragons Lair Designs Facebook Head to Head Challenge
A Bit More Time to Craft #12 – Anything Goes
Allsorts Challenge Blog #346 – Girly and Sparkly 
Crafty Friends Challenge #23 – Anything Goes
Crafty Hazlenut’s Christmas Challenge #234 – Cute or Anything Goes
Digi Designs Challenge Blog – Include Snow or Snowflakes
Sweet Stampin’ – Things With Wings
2 Creative Chicks Showcase #6
Your Scrapbook Place – January



About Pippa

I started crafting at an early age though not always successfully, my pillowcase tennis dress has, thankfully, disappeared into history. Funnily sewing is not something I enjoy! My favourite crafty activity has to be card making, especially stamping which I have been doing for over 20 years and am still a beginner, there is always something new to learn. I also enjoy knitting and crochet. I am not an artist, cannot even draw a straight line with a ruler, but I love colouring in, which is why stamping appeals so much. I am married, have recently retired from being a part time HLTA at a local village primary school, have two grown up daughters, both married and a mad cat called Finnegan. That, in a nutshell, is me.
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13 Responses to Frost Fairies

  1. Anonymous says:

    Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    AnyOldCraft (DT)

  2. Kath says:

    Lovely Christmas card and a great scene, with some lovely images.
    Thank you for joining our Girly and sparkly challenge this week at Allsorts.


  3. Jeanette says:

    WOW! This is gorgeous!!!

    Thank you for participating in the Sweet Stampin’ Challenge!

  4. Brenda says:

    A beautiful fairy scene Pippa, many thanks for joining us at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

  5. Jacky says:

    Such a pretty card! Thank you so much for joining our ‘Things with Wings’ challenge at Sweet Stampin’ – I hope you’ll join us again very soon, love Jacky x

  6. Diane Louise says:

    Thanks for sharing your card with the ‘Anything Goes’ challenge over at CRAFTY FRIENDS… your card is so lovely and the fairy image is adorable.. good luck in the draw and hope to see you again.
    Diane Louise (DT) xx

  7. lacrom2 says:

    Great project! Lovely design!
    Thanks for sharing it over at 2 Creative Chicks! 🙂

  8. What a stunning card. Love the easel design. So beautiful. Thanks for joining in the fun with us for our ‘Things with Wings’ challenge at Sweet Stampin’. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Hugs, Wends x Sweet Stampin’ DT

  9. Wendy L says:

    Such a pretty card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Friends this time, xxx

  10. Wendy says:

    Gorgeous card… Thanks for playing along with us at Di’s Digi designs challenge.
    Wendy xx

  11. Anonymous says:

    Wow beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Di’s Digi challenge!

  12. Kathy B says:

    I love this. Thanks for sharing with us at Your Scrapbook Place.

  13. SARN says:

    Lovely scenic card. I like the colours used. xxx

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