Saturday, 22 October 2016

Paved and Pixied



Hi bloggers!  I am totally in love with Pixie powders and I think you will be too after seeing them in action on today's video!  Let me know what you think?

The winner of this week's Wednesday Card Giveaway is:

Karen Drew!!!

Congratulations!  Please email me at americansue1@gmail.com to confirm your address and claim your card











 The finished dimensions are 7 3/4" x  7 3/4" in size.  All for now, Sue x






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131 comments:

Jan.moogie said...

So so glad that you have done a tutorial on these powders as have bought some and not sure what to do. Added to that one gorgeous card and Sue Wilson has scored again. Have a great day, hugs xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Pam said...

Stunning card Sue. This is fabulous
Congratulations to Karen, enjoy your card.
June, Colin is the perfect nursing assistant for you, he won't let that knee fail. Take care but keep going.
Betty, won't be long before stitches are out. You will feel so much better with the new plaster.
Tina hope Peter enjoyed his Shepherds pie, don't suppose he left any
Wendy, well done on completing your interview so well. How short sighted of them to fill the post before they have interviewed everyone, don't they know the best comes last.
Elaine, I'm glad the boys did so well and were there for each other, hope they are both feeling a little better today.
Steph, I'm sorry you are not feeling so good. You are quite inspirational to cope with your illness and still go to market to sell your cards, you are a stronger person than I am or ever will be.
Hugs to Tina and Mick, all who are not well and all on the blog.

Jan on the Fosse said...

Good Morning Sue,
How pretty this card is. It shows your beautiful background up so well. I love it.
Jan x

nancyd said...

Morning Sue, a gorgeous card loving the pixie powders.
Congratulations Karen.
Nancyd xx

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue. A beautiful card made with the gorgeous pixie background and the colours are lovely. Dont have the butterfly die yet but hoping that Santa will be nice to me at christmas LOL. Loving the paved pearl technique, i use it quite alot on my cards. Congrats to Karen on winning Wednesdays beautiful card. Thanks for another great video. Have a lovely weekend Sue.
Best Wishes.
Denise T x

Dragonsnap2 said...

Gorgeous card and so pleased you've done a video about pixie powders. I bought some weeks ago but haven't tried to use them yet.
Congratulations to Karen.
Happy crafting.
D xx

Karen Drew said...

OMG! Can't believe I have won the Wednesday giveaway. So chuffed
Beautiful card. Bought some pixie powders after seeing the gorgeous effects you get with them. Nice to see your pearl dots making an appearance on the edges again

Luv
Karen xx

CraftySuetoo said...

Good morning Sue. Beautiful card, love the paved edge.
Congratulations to Karen. Hugs to all. Sue xxx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes a lovely card today will watch the video when I can. I have a lot to catch up on.


Pain still with me but it is improving.


Hugs to everyone and congrats to Karen

Stay safe, healthy and happy hugs June Smith xxx

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you a beautiful card and great video too.
Sue I had to smile to myself when I saw your top was matching the pixie colours, Sue I am so messy I have to wear an apron.
Congratulations to Karen.
Take care all and have a good weekend Kitty.

Crafti Moggie said...

What a lovely and opulent card today Sue, love the techniques you have used and the dies work so well,

thank you and craftihappiness everyone,

Pearl xxx

Tina T said...

Good morning Sue and crafters all,
Lovely card today, This is one die I haven't got nor any pixie powders as yet!!
Congratulations Karen Drew on being a Wednesday winner!!
Pam - yes he ate all the shepherds pie, it's a good job that make two or three in one go!! So his appetite is returning and so is the cupboard and fridge raiding, came down this morning and half a packet of Chocolate Eclairs had been consumed!!!!!
June Smith hope your progress keeps improving and you have a good man by your side.
Love and crafty hugs to all,
Tina T xxxx

Stephanie Cotterill said...

Morning love. Gorgeous. When you've shown this on HOCHANDA it's always been the one that stands out to me, with the combination of colours as the background to the prettiest butterfly frame I've ever seen, it's just so pretty. It didn't even look like there where any pixies on your card, even with the very first spritz of water, but once you added the 2nd spritz of water it really came to life. I have bought 3 pixies and a spray bottle to try the background with the black gloss card, but as I had to stock up on baby boy cards I had to put it on hold, but I will play at some point. I'm not 'all that' lovely Pam, as market isn't for me tomorrow, I didn't spend much time awake yesterday so no cards made, and as I'm not in it to make my fortune, my health has to come first, a cold can quickly turn into a nasty infection which finds you hooked up to antibiotics in a hospital bed, that has happened to me so often that it's a lesson learnt ! I don't feel so good so it's another market missed, it just means I'm further away from getting my round Noble set than I wanted to be, that's life I suppose !
Before I finish, a dear friend hits a big birthday today but it won't be as happy as it should be, so Tina E - you're in my thoughts sweetheart xx
To finish up, I'll send my congrats to Karen, enjoy your special gift.
As a thank you for showing my favourite birthday gift (this die is at the top of my list) here is an extra hug for the day lol it's full of beasties so you decide if you want it lol. Have a good day xxx

Denise Bryant said...

gorgeous colors! love the die with the butterflies!

Anonymous said...

Love the effect of the pixie powders really will have to get some. Card is lovely, the butterfly die is on my wish list. Congratulations to Karen. JJxx

auscrafts said...

Stunning card will watch the video first chance I get

TDQ Karen said...

Really pretty, love these bright colours. Congratulations to Karen x

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
The pixie powders look so much fun to do! This die is on my 'list' it's beautiful, the White PVA dots look gorgeous. I enjoyed the video thanks for sharing.
Congratulations Karen!
Hugs x
Heather T

hollyberry said...

Really beautiful card.
Congratulations Karen.

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Lovely card Sue. Congrats Karen.

Chris Curry said...

As you say Sue a stunning card. I have not used my pixie powders enough, the results are always gorgeous and I need more colours than I have for sure. Adore that butterfly die,yet another one on my list for the NEC shows. Thank you. Xx

Kathy Baker said...

Morning Sue, lovely card I do like the butterflies die and the colours you've used
Kathy B x

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card, Sue, love it all. Beautiful colours and good to see the techniques inc paved border and pierced edges - guilty of using nobles so don't do too much of that now! Your pretty top looks pixied too lol!
Laine - send good wishes to PP please.
Pussycats Wendy - how strange to interview when the post is filled - a disappointment BUT you have 'crossed the bridge' interview-wise so onward and upward! Nice to know that a job was there for you even it it is one you don't want.
Well done to Karen on the card win.
Hugs to all both poorly and improving - happy weekend.

'P' in Wales

Debra K. said...

Wonderful card! The butterfly frame looks so lovely over the pixie dust colours and the paved edge finishes it off beautifully. Debra x

Gloria Robey said...

Morning Sue beautiful card on my first day back .Will watch video later .Hope to catch up on the cards I have missed . Congrats to Karen. Gloria (Sidcup) xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue
Such a beautiful card today. I just love the butterfly frame and I get so much fun playing with pixi powders the child in me has taken over! I just can not stop making backgrounds.
Regards
Heather R Oxfordshire

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A stunningly beautiful card. I must put that die on my wishlist. I have great fun playing with my pixies and they are so versatile.
B xx

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

Very pretty card, love all the elements, especially the Butterfly Frame and how nice to see the paved pearls back in action!

Congratulations to Karen on winning Wednesday's fabulous card, I'm so envious...lol

Izzy

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow fabulous

PharmacyMichele said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours.

Congrats to the card winner.

Michele

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S card, and Pixie Powders are amazing......... I love them, too.
Hugs, Rose

Anne said...

I am already addicted to pixie powders after a workshop with Julia. They are so effective and look great on this card, Sue.


Anne (Northampton)

gwen70 said...

Absolutely stunning card, the background is amazing

Catherine Lyons said...

Gorgeous card and i love the colours .
Catherine

crossstitchmarg said...

Morning Sue,
A beautiful card today, I love the pixie powders.
So glad there are now video tutorials on creative expressions you tube on how to use them.
I have also done some painting with them. Such a fantastic product.
I've never been able to master the paved effect but will keep trying.
Thanks for sharing
Maggie

Catherine Lyons said...

Congratulations Karen

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue.
WOW! A stunning card, I love the beautiful colours from the Pixie powder background! Thank you for the great tutorial.x

Clare W said...

GM Sue. Very lovely. Will watch video later. Love this die set!

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Beautiful card, I love this die. it's going to be my next purchase.
Will watch the video later.
Lydia
X

Yvonne H said...

Good morning Sue,
Absolutely stunning card & great effect with the pixie powder. Congratulations Karen. Yvonne xx

Lynda Mellor said...

Good morning Sue, well what a beautiful card today!!! Pixie powders look fabulous!!!
Congrats to Karen!!! Enjoy!!!
Have a good one!!!
Loopy Lyndaxxx

Janette MacArthur said...

Good morning Sue - pixie powders are the next item on the wish list - they really are amazing! Love today's card & grest mix of colours!
Janette x

marg said...

Hello Sue
Still not bought any Pixie dust!
Love the card today especially the Butterfly Die!
Well done to Karen Drew!!!
Wendy why did they carry on doing interviews when the job was filled? that is not very fair on you, then to offer you a weekend job!!!!
Still first one done, now onward and upward till the next one!
At least you passed which was wonderful!
Wishing you better Steph!
Love Marg

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, This card is beautiful. love Jean Z xxxx

Wendy L said...

Love my Pixie powders and will be using them again today on some Christmas cards I pan on making, gorgeous card as per Sue xxx

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
A really beautiful card this morning with that gorgeous pixie powdered background!
I have this lovely die and can't wait to try out my pixie powders purchased at AP!
My craft stash is in a bit of a muddle at the moment so am planning on having a tidy up today as I am looking forward to having a play!
Lesley S x

hettygarlick said...

A very pretty card. I have that Butterfly Frame die but haven't used it yet (except for the centre bit). Must get around to it!

SueJ said...

Lovely card and dies. Great techniques.

Congratulations Karen.

June Horrocks said...

Stunning card sue love the colours so glad you did the tutorial I haven't used the powders yet thank you congrats to the lucky lady who won the card love always June horrocks xcxxxx

Sonia Stephenson said...

Hi Sue. Gorgeous card. Love the pixie powder background. Congratulations to Karen. Have a lovely day. Hugs to all xxx

Annie Pennington said...

Absolutely beautiful card Sue. Such a lot of work has gone into it but the results are stunning.

Annie P
xxx

Pussycats said...

Good morning Sue and all. Beautiful card with the colours and the butterflies. I love how you have done pearl drops for the extra details. Going to pop the kettle on and watch the video.
Hugs to anyone who needs one to day.

Marion Scott said...

Stunning card Sue, love the colours of the pixie powders you have used. I have the butterfly frame die and must try with the pixie powders that I have. Congratulations to Karen Drew.
Marion S x

Jackie Meechan said...

Gorgeous card the blue is very vibrant.
Hugs
CraftyJacq
XX

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue, love the effect you have got with the pixie powders, mine always look a bit muddy. Great card.

Love Rosemarie X X

Bente Sørflaten said...

So beautiful and elegant, love the colours for the background!
Thanks for the video!

Julie Elli said...

Oh Sue, what a lovely relaxing video! I could watch you all day long and what a fabulous work area you have.
Thank you for sharing you talents.
Big hugs all round
Julie E

June Fletcher said...

Morning Sue

A beautiful card, your use of the Pixie Powders, the paved pearl technique and the gorgeous die creates a stunning card

Congratulations to Karen... enjoy!

Have a good weekend

June x

nattyboots said...

Hi Sue
Wow ! such a beautiful card and verse , i love it !will watch the video later.
Well done to Karen , enjoy your card.

Pussycats , I am speechless,,,,,,,but a big believer in Karma .

Steph ,, I think you are very wise , big hugs.x

June, Colin is right , keep exercising, big hugs. x

Diane, Thanks i will tell Darren, he was having difficulty yesterday .

Betty , not long to wait now , i am sure you will feel better for having those stitches out. x

Andrew is still struggling with pains in the Stomach he is going to ask for a pet scan as he is certain something is not right, he was having these pains before the Chemo and was told it is everything healing back together after the operation .
Darren did not get to work yesterday, his face was really swollen and he was in pain from the extraction ,but he is sure he will be fine for work on Monday.

Take Care Everyone
Big Hugs
Elaine H X

Suemac said...

Beautiful card

val jones said...

Hi Sue. Love the card and thanks for the great video. Just love Pixie Powders.
Love Val in Spain xxx

SHARICA said...

Love this card .. xx

Ann said...



Hi Sue

Gorgeous card Thank you for the excellent video tutorial I have looked at the pixie powders

and not being able to view Hochanda wondered how to use them now I know and it's not

so messy I think I can give them a try as they look beautiful and lots of gorgeous

colours.

Congratulations to Karen

Hugs to all

Annx without an "e"

Pat S Witney said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card using the pixie powders, must look at the tutorials on how to use them. Friends just seem to get blogs when they use them. Although Lynda seems to make beautiful backgrounds with hers.
Due to travelling I seem to have missed yesterday's cards which I think are lovely. Especially love the cottages.

Sam Smithard said...

To My Wonderful Dear Friend Sue,
Once Again Thank You For Sharing Such A Truly Superb Card and Video,
I Haven't As Yet Purchased The Pixie Powders!!!! There Always Seems To Be Something Else,
It Was Wonderful To See The Return Of The Paved Pearls On Your Card, I Find Them Extremely
Striking.
I Love The Colours You Created With The Pixie Powders Very Rich And Opulent, Using The Fabulous Butterfly Die
It's Just Another Extremely Exquisite Beautiful Card Made By Yourself.....
Also A Very Informative Video, Sue Thank You For Sharing You Inspire Me Daily I Truly Appreciate All That You Do.
Warmest Fond Wishes
To Wonderful Colin And Heather
Love And Huge Hugs To Yourself Sue
From Sam xxx
Hugs To "All" Wilsonettes, Congratulations To Karen Drew For Winning The Extremely Beautiful Wednesday Gift Card Enjoy!!!!!!!

Suebak said...

Well worth all your effort - stunning outcome. I really like your tip with the stick pins and ruler for making holes. It is true to say that I have always appreciated your work with the pva glue - you make the best varied sized pearl adornment with this product. Great video. Thanks.

Susan x

Nannieflash said...

Good Morning Sweet Sue, what a stunning card I love all the work youve put into it, the pp are so pretty and whole layout is beautiful. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Jess Watson said...

Morning Sue, gorgeous card, love this technique, thank you for explaining it.
Congratulations to Karen enjoy your prize.
Take care everyone, Jess xxx

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, what a stunning and beautiful card, and great video. I love Pixie powders and also the more I see this Butterfly die, the more I need it. Well done Karen on winning the card. Have a great day everyone. Bx

Netty The Runner said...

Love the colours of these pixie powders and the card is fab too.
Annette x

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Love this stunning card and I hope you don't mind but I made it for my daughter-in-laws birthday this Tuesday, it's my grandsons 13th birthday today and I made him a black and white shaker card with the happy die which turned out really well. Have to rush now, birthday presents to wrap and a lunchtime party to go to, he's going to an ice hockey game with friends for his proper party
Congratulations to Karen on winning the Wednesday card
Hugs and best wishes to everyone
Pat

Kate's Cards said...

Love the pixie powders! xx

Bejay Roles said...

Hi, Sue,
This card is just out of this world. I adore butterflies!
Darn it...I wish you'd had your Pixie Powders available when I was looking at the Brusho crystals as I would have bought yours in a Flash! I feel I need to use them up before I get anything new...perhaps I could accidentally drop them on the floor...with the lids open lol. Your set of powders have so many beautiful colours I feel I'm going to weaken and start buying them. Perhaps one a month wouldn't break the bank lol.
I had a strange postal delivery yesterday, a set of Hobby Art Stamps! I knew I hadn't bought them as I'd never been on their website. I went to see what they had there and found out the set I had delivered cost around £26! Worrying that I was going to get a bill I emailed them asking for a copy of the order. Later I realised where they must have come from...every month I get my craft magazines and every month I have a go at winning their giveaways...guess what...I think I must have won! Now I feel that it's okay to take them out of the packet and use them. Shame it wasn't some of Sue's wonderful collections, but I'm thrilled as I never win anything!
Happy Saturday everyone.
Bejay xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
What a beautiful card can't wait to get the time to watch the video.
Beverley W

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card. Gorgeous butterflies and background. Thanks for your video. Congratulations to the very lucky card winner.

Deb Curtis said...

Good morning Sue and lovely ladies
Today's card is stunning. Beautiful background and colours. Really love the effect done with the pixie powders so they're on my shopping list, along with all the other stuff that's on my shopping list lol.
Can't get on to comment every day and then it takes ages to catch up, I'm so sorry if I miss anyone.
Laine I know exactly what you mean about busyness, seems life is busy all the time at the moment, as I've said before, it's just bonkers.
Princess P, sorry you've not been your usual self and your boys misbehaving on top. I know exactly what you mean too, I have boys and they really are hard work sometimes - good job we love em!
June, so glad to hear your op went ahead and you're on the move again, just take it easy, exercise but not too much and you'll be right in no time.
Wheely, hope Billy is OK and you too.
Myra, thank you for your kind advice, you're so right. Why is it that we just get on with sorting things out ourselves sometimes without talking to the Big Man? FIL is doing OK, he's even got himself a girlfriend, so sweet, they go round together holding hands all the time, aw.
Must get on so bye for now. Wishing everyone a great weekend.
Sending love and hugs.
Blessings - Deb C xx

Sandi S said...

Hi Sue this is a truly lovely card. I haven't used pixie powders but they are on my list, as us the butterfly die, for need to get.
Thanks so much for showing how to use them on a video.
SandiS

Deb Curtis said...

Oh, and congrats to Karen on winning Sue'sstunning Wednesday giveaway.
And thank you Sue for your video demo's, as always so inspiring.
Love Deb C xx

Beryl Treble said...

Beautiful card Sue.Love the pixie powders. Congrats to Karen.

redfox said...

What a lovely card! My brother's wedding was themed around butterflies and it's their anniversary soon so this would make a really lovely card for them. Must make time to watch the video but have family here so might have to wait and have a Sue Wilson video fest!! Love to everyone, Sarah

gailgale said...

Sue,
This card is so fun.
You could have also used your new Snow Flake embossing folder. I am so surprised at how veratile that folder is.
Again, great card!!!

gailgale said...

Sue,
This card is so fun.
You could have also used your new Snow Flake embossing folder. I am so surprised at how veratile that folder is.
Again, great card!!!

Rosemary Stickland said...

What a lovely card. Looking forward to
watching the video later.
Rosemary xx

granny sue said...

Hi Sue. I also love pixie powders. I've got friends and family coming shortly so I will look forward to watching your video later this evening when they have gone. SueL x

Lynn Dalby said...

Hello Sue.

Beautiful Card. I love the Pixie Powder background and the colours. The Butterfly Frame die is lovely and your paved edge sets it of so well. Thanks for sharing.

Congratulations Karen Drew

Best wishes

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. What a really pretty card. I bought some pixie powders at Ally Pally but haven't had a chance to play with them yet. I will definitely have to set some time aside to have a play and get messy.

Lisbeth

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a really lovely card and clear video. I love the butterfly background and as you can guess it is on my wish list. A lot of work in a deceptively simple card so I would make it for special people.

Laine - thanks for asking, hubby is doing well and apart from a few buttons is able to dress himself now and is coming downstairs for most of the day rather than languishing in bed. Walking still has some way to go but he is getting there.

Karen - Congratulations on being the Wednesday Winner, I am so jealous that you have won the stunning card, enjoy having it proudly on display :-)

Frances

hazel young said...

Beautiful card Sue x xhazel

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue and everyone

Beautiful card today, but unfortunately no time yet to view the video. Will do when I can, same as catching up with everyone's news and events.

Congratulations to Karen on your win.

Love Helen xxx

Lesley Cann said...

Love this card. The dies and the beautiful background made with the pixie powders. Think it is my favourite card of all the beautiful ones you have made.

Karin van eijk said...

wow a gorgeous card with that blue background and those white dots Sue
Gr Karin

Suzzette Yandle said...

Stunning! Love those Pixie Powders. Thanks for the great video.

Eunice said...

Beautiful card, love the color of your background. Don't know if I have enough courage to actually use the Pixie Powders. The Butterfly background is amazing!!!!!!

Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful card. I have this butterfly frame and it's gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.
Congrats to Karen.
Hugs.

CraftyJo said...

So lovely :)

Diane Green said...

Hi Sue
What a pretty card today, the background is lovely and the butterfly die is one I've got my eye on! What a great combination. Thank you for sharing.
Love Diane G xxx
Congratulations to Karen on winning the card.
Sending hugs to Tina and Mick Tina and Peter Elaine and the boys, Tracey and June xxx

lilian said...


Hi Sue, lovely card, will watch video later.
Best Wishes Lilian in Cornwall

DeCor said...

Congrats Karen. PiXie Fan! Love today's card.

barbara macaskill said...

Oh ny goodness! What a glorious card! I am so in love with the Pixie Powders and this card is a stunner!! LOVE IT!!
Congratulations karen on winning this week's card! Enjoy!

IVY Cheong said...

Beautiful background gorgeous card as always.Ivy C x

Bad Kitty (Fiki) said...

gorgeous card

Myra said...

Hello Sue,
This is a gorgeous card! I love it and the techniques used to achieve it. I love Pixie Powders but as you say cleaning up is very important!
I love the paved pearl technique too and haven't done it for ages! I have the Butterfly Die and it is beautiful!
Thanks Sue for yet another week of lovely cards!
You are a star!
Frances - pleased your husband is making good progress! Excellent news!
June - keep doing the exercises .you have an excellent helper and encourager!
To everyone else going through difficult times - thinking of you too! Easpecially both Tina's and families and Elaine and family!
Norah - hang in there my friend! Hope you feel better very soon!
Love Myra xx

Anonymous said...

Stunning card Sue gorgeous colours.
VC x

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Sue this is a stunning card I do love that die set and Pixie Powders are amazing. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Jean said...

Lovely!

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely cards. The pixie powders are beautiful with the lovely dies.
Barbara V

liz spooner said...

Love this card Sue nice and bright and spring like.xx

Theresa Pace said...

that background is fab. it just works to bring the whole card together, hugs xx

Nana on the Hill said...

So pretty, butterflies & Pixey powders! Love it.

A Happercrafter6 said...

Love pixie powders..Super card.
Jan
M
Northampton

Dawn Holben said...

Sue this is stunning, I not only love the butterfly die I love the pixie powder background.
I haven't got any of them yet but they are on the top of my wish list.
Those powders look so much fun and I can just imagine me making a right mess to start of with lol
Everyone is wearing glitter at the moment, even managed to get it on the dogs.
I wouldn't mind but no one was in my craft room while I was using itand I still managed to get them all covered.
Oh well it is nearly christmas lol

Karen M said...

Hi Sue
Haven't tried Pixie Powders yet but they look very tempting love the card,
Congratulations Karen
Best wishes
Karen M

Tracy Stitt said...

Evening sue and crafters.

This is just stunning I love butterflies so much. I'm loving the pixies but I think I'll need to invest in a pinny and some gloves as I seem to get covered in the stuff!! Lol

Love to all xx

Lynda's craft's said...

Hi Sue
I love this card I have this die as you know I love butterflies
So this is right up my street. Love the background also love useing Pixie powders
Gorgeous card & great video
Love & Hug's Lynda Brock xx

Hug's for Tracy,Tina Elaine Tina PP Laine June Weelybad
& anyone who needs a Hug.xx

Theresa said...

Hi Sue and all your crafty crew
Wonderful card and look forward to watching the video
Got a few pixi powders but have not attempted to use them yet hope I get inspiration from your video
Congratulations to Karen on winning your card. Enjoy
Hugs to all that need one
Theresa Gxx

Vie Carter said...

Stunning card, love the colours

Vie
x

Maria Alder said...

Hi Sue and everyone.
A gorgeous card today, love the background and have some
pixies but still in the packaging as I'm working in the
kitchen I have to be careful so no powder end up in our dinners :-)
The double Christmas yesterday are both stunning cards, love them both.

Congratulations Karen for getting the Wednesday card,x

Sending my love and many hugs to all who need one and hope
that anyone going through some tough times will feel better soon.x
Deb C- so sweet you FIL have got a girlfriend,hope all goes well x
Bejay- what a lovely surprise, have fun crafting x
My steroid injection have made a huge different already ,not sure
though how long it will last for and can only get another in three
months time. Anyone else had it done ?
Take care all my friends and wilsonette's
Maria x

Betty McAlister said...

Beautiful card Sue. I loved this die in your launch and this card shows it off so well. I must get some pixie powders as they are magic.
Pam, thank you for your kind words.
Elaine, thinking of you and your sons. Hope tomorrow's a better day for you all.
Best wishes to all who are recovering.
Xx

Littlelamb said...

Beautiful card Sue and my favourite die. Love anything with butterflies. Away to watch the video. Have had a busy few days and the rest of the week will also be busy. Having a lot of problems with my hand and wrist so crafting is very difficult. Not much done. Thank you for sharing this gorgeous card and for the tutorial.

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
This is such a gorgeous card, I love the colour you have chosen and those Butterflies are beautiful,
Haven't had time to watch video yet, it's on my list for tomorrow.
Thank you for all of your gorgeous creations, BIG Hugs, Love Brenda xxx

Muriel Kelly said...

Hello Sue and all
love the colors and the effect, beautiful butterfly die, so pretty !!
Hugs
Muriel x

Barbara said...

Beautiful card Sue!
I love the Pixie Powders and have them along with Brushos, gorgeous effects and never the same pattern twice.

Berina RGA said...

Wow!! This is stunning!! The blue color is deep and pretty!! The butterflies are gorgeous!
-Berina
Moxie Craftie

karenlotty said...

A stunning card today Will have to watch video later

Sandy H said...

Just gorgeous. The Butterfly Frame is high on my list. I have a couple of pixie powders but need a few more colours before I have a try at using them, so I'm really pleased that you've done this video. Hopefully it will give me the confidence to use them.
Take care everyone.

Carolyn said...

Good evening Sue and fellow Bloggers. What an inspirational ending to a beautiful autumn day. I have not seen the liquid pearls applied numerous times to create a unique border. The blue shades of Pixie Dust were perfect for the white borders and gorgeous and elegant butterfly die cut. Blue always catches my attention and the method you used is a must try. Thank you for sharing your talents with us. The video willI most definitely create pleasant dreams for me.

doreenj said...



This frame is on my wanted list!!!




Doreen x

Tressa said...

The internet connection at the caravan site went down yesterday and I have had to come to my mum's to catch up, hence the late comment!

Lovely card. Love the. Pixie powder colours you have used. Nice to see you return to the 'dotty' method of using the pva glues.

Teresa

Janet Wilson said...

Stunning background, really shows off the butterfly die to perfection

Laura O' Connor said...

Always love your paved pearls great card. Laura O

Dorothy Macdonald said...


Hi Sue,

Bit late posting ......I love this card, I love the colour and also everything else about the card. I adore butterflies too.

Thanks for sharing

Love n hugs from Dorothy of Baldock