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Thursday, 17 September 2015

Vellum Butterflies for Crafter's Companion.

Hello to everyone.  I would like to share  a sweet card with you featuring the beautiful Sheena Douglass butterflies from the Flying Colours Stamp set for Crafter's Companion.  I have inked the butterfly images onto vellum, embossed with clear embossing powder, coloured with Spectrum Noir pencils and fussy cut.




List of materials used to make this card:

Sheena Douglass A Little Bit Scenic A5 Stamp Set - Flying Colours Stamp

Crafters Companion Die'sire Sentimentals Rubber Stamps - Vintage



Pearls, brads and pearl string are from my stash
Clear embossing powder


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

http://asyoulikeitchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/favourite-die-and-why.html - My Butterfly Dreams die.  It is so versatile and useful.
http://crafty-girls-creations.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/challenge-4.html

Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my blog.


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25 comments:

aussie aNNie said...

A delightful card Laine, love the fold and butterflies are just gorgeous.xx

Jo said...

Beautiful card....those butterflies are FAB!
hugs Jo x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

so very stunning Laine, love the center fold opening out like that with those butterflies

KarinsArtScrap said...

so elegant and gorgeous card Laine
Gr Karin

Cathy Clowes said...

Beautiful card Laine. The colours are amazing. I've never tried colouring on vellum before, definitely a technique to try.
Cathy xxx

Barbara said...

Absolutely fabulous xx

Jean Chaney said...

The butterflies are so beautiful. I would not have guessed that you used colored pencils to do this. I will have to try that on some vellum. Thanks for sharing this technique!

Jennifer Bradley said...

Stunning card and those butterflies are fabulous. Hugs Jennifer xx

Gina Knott said...

Fabulous card! The design is beautiful, gorgeous colours and I love the butterflies!
Hugs
Gina xx

Sarah said...

I have been debating whether or not I need those edge dies...now I KNOW I do!! This is fabulous Laine, the card design is so unusual but will post flat which is always a consideration and your butterflies are fantastic xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so beautiful and delicate Laine. Fantastic colours and layout.
Hugs
Cathy
Xxxx

Sue said...

This is gorgeous, such beautiful butterflies and a stunning design.
Sue xx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Laine this is a gorgeous card I love all the beautiful butterflies. Hugs Jackie

Jane Savage said...

So very beautiful, Laine! Those butterflies are gorgeous and the edger dies look fab! Have a lovely weekend! xxx

applejack cards by sue said...

How gorgeous! I love everything about your card especially the butterfly border. You have inspired me. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafty Girls Creations. Sue DT xx

Tracey said...

Beautiful card Laine :o)
Hugs
Tracey
xx

Jan Ltc said...

Wow this is great xx Jan

Doreen said...

Love the fab butterflies,this is just gorgeous.xxx

Tracy Welham said...

Beautiful! Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Katie Lamb said...

Beautiful card Laine

tilly's crafts said...

fabulous butterfly card Laine, and love the layout
Kim x

Kat W said...

A gorgeous elegant design and your choice of dies is really pretty :-)
Thanks for playing along with our challenge at As You Like It!
Hugs, Kat x

Penny said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Love the design, die cuts, fab 'flies, and embossing! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Annette said...

Wow, I love those fancy edges. Fabulous.
Hugs
Annette - Netty's Cards
xx
Proud to design for :
The Sugar Bowl Challenge,
Lili of the Valley,
Without Words Challenge
In The Pink Challenge
As You Like It Challenge.

Linda Simpson said...

Just catching up and this is fabulous, love the edges.
Hugs
Linda xxx

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