Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fluttering Butterflies

Spring has sprung and so have the Butterflies! Happy with the way this card came out using a simple sketch and an assortment of embossing folders. I started with a very, very light lavender color card base and used very deep purple color cardstock for contrast. All cardstock is from my Scrap Box.
Light purple cardstock - Embossed with a Cuttlebug "Chicken Wire" folder.
White Panel - Embossed with a Darice "Butterflies" folder.
Butterflies - Are both Martha Stewart punches, embossed with a "Swiss Dots" Cuttlebug folder. Added purple gems to their heads and colored the small Butterflies with a "Purple Steel" Crayola marker, that gives the small Butterflies a metallic look. I triple-layered all the Butterflies to make them thicker.
Corner punches - Used a Recollections punch on the large panel and a Fisker punch on the white panel.
Used a flower lace strip under the panel.
Thank you for following TurtleBug's Trail
 
Challenges Entered:
https://qkrstampede.blogspot.com/ - "Things with Wings"
 
 

5 comments:

  1. These butterflies are so elegant looking in the blue and white. Thanks for coming to the QKR Stampede challenge this week. Dorothy S, DT member

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  2. I love the purple in your lovely card! The butterflies look so delicate! So happy you joined us at The Paper Player this week! XX

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  3. Beautiful card! Lovely butterflies, and I love all the embossing!!
    Thanks for playing along at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!
    Debbie
    Debbie's Dash of This and That

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  4. Lots of layers, detail and texture on your butterfly card - what an elegant trio! Thanks for joining us over at The Paper Players this week!

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  5. Very pretty. Love all the embossing. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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