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Thursday, 12 August 2010

Flutterby Wishes


I have used a newish Papermania set of stamps to make this card.  I didn't want too much on the card to detract from the gorgeous die-cut sheet I was given from a friend which has little shapes like leaves and butterflies cut out of it.  I edged this along with the DCWV backing paper with Tim Holtz's Peeled Paint Distress Ink pad to give it a vintage and distressed look.  The butterfly was coloured in with Promarkers and the antennae were made out of some wire that I have had for years and years.  This card just screams out SUMMER and SUNSHINE.

This card fits the following challenges:

Wee Memories - Butterflies
Paper Sundaes - Metal
Stamping Vacation - Say no to brads or eyelets
Crazy Challenge - Back to nature
Bunny Zoe's - Vintage
Incy Wincy - A bug's life
Tuesday Taggers - Sunshine
Flutter by Wednesday - Open theme
Little Red Wagon - Summer theme
CRAFT - Mini beasts
Cute Card Thursday - Tree-mendous.




15 comments:

Ann said...

Beautiful! Thanks for playing with us Wee Memories girls!

Sally H said...

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing your sunshine with us at TT this week!

Shell 'Shearer' Swinscoe said...

really pretty card hun, love the flutterbut
Thanks for joining us this week at 'The Crazy' hugs shell xx

Joanne said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon:)
Joanne xo

Zoechaos said...

Wonderful butterfly and you are do right it is pretty much all your card needs. Thank you for sharing with us at TT this week. xx Zoe

Danni said...

Beautiful!! Thank you for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Court said...

Very sweet! Thanks so much for playing at Wee Memories!

Crystal said...

So beautiful, love the butterfly! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Sundaes :)

Linda Beeson said...

Nice card and great for the summery challenge.

alicaz said...

lovely! very nice coloring and I really love the die cuts!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Nikki said...

What a pretty card and such a fancy butterfly :)
Thanks for Playing Incy Wincy this Week
Hugs Nikki and the rest of the DT

Rose said...

Gorgeous card Kym, that butterfly is lovely! Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T.

Rose xx

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Kym, fab colours and adorable butterfly.
luv
Debby

Denise Clark said...

What a gorgeous butterfly! I love the sentiment too!

Thanks for playing along with Stamping Vacation's challenges!

Karen McAlpine said...

Yes, it is very summery. Love the colors. Thanks for joining in on the Stamping Vacation challenge.