This was a fun challenge...a post-processing photo challenge as they call it. The idea is to make a photo look fairytale-like and dreamy--and whatever else makes something look whimsical to ME.
Of course my subject is Lily. She's whimsy wrapped up in a fair-skinned, green-eyed, strong-willed 5 year old. And she knows how to work the camera. It's nearly impossible to direct her, so it's a good thing she has those America's Next Over-the-Top Model instincts.
This is my edit. I wish I had kept track of the blue-print. But it's late and I played till I was happy...no real strategy involved. Just Bedazzled it a bit.
And here's the before: