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Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Beautiful Butterflies

I bought three sets of Kanban stamps at a show at the weekend and this is the first chance I've had to play using 2 of them, the text and Butterfly stamp has been coloured and distressed using only Tim Holtz distress inks, I then added a layer of 3d glossy accents to the butterflies and mounted onto gold card, The DP is a left over piece from a Kraftyhand CD ...  too nice to discard,I also stamped the flowers and flourishes on to this using memento ink added a bow and a sentiment.
I am entering this card into the following challenges
http://cottagecrafts.ie/fashionablestampingchallenges/..Nature
http://craft-roomchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/..friendship
http://everybody-art-challenge.blogspot.co.uk/.. monochrome
http://fashionistachallenge.blogspot.co.uk/..winged things
http://simonsaysstampandshow.blogspot.co.uk/ Depth of distress
http://hotshotcraft.blogspot.co.uk/..distress ink
http://itsallaboutthevintagechallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ ...summer and butterflies

21 comments:

coldwaters2 said...

Beautiful creation Laney, the colour, design and the butterflies look amazing.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Asia King (aka Joanna K) said...

Woooow, I'm speechless! Stunning card Laney - I mean, it's super GORGEOUS! Love those butterflies and the script background ;))).

Thanks for joining the Fashionable Stamping Challenge :))
Hugs, Joanna xxx

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Linny said...

Stunning work Laney. I adore anything with butterflies. Linda x

Meggymay said...

Gorgeous card, love those butterflies and all the stamping on the backgrounds. Thank you for joining us at FSC this time.
Yvonne/Meggymay

Candy C said...

Laney, your butterfly card is beautiful! I love the colors! Love background paper. Love the brown ribbon and then the inset of the script paper with the beautiful dimensional butterflies on top of it. Very nicely done! Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. <3 Candy

Cheryl said...

oh gosh Hun,this is simply stunning love the colours,and the background papers, finished off with those gorgeous butterflies, brilliant,hugs Cherylxxx

Rina said...

Wow... another CAS BEAUTY!!! I really wish I had it in me to make something so pretty.

Thanks for joining us at Fashionista this challenge,
Rina Fashionista

Mrs.B said...

Gorgeous card, love the image you have used. The addition of the Glossy Accents really makes the butterflies pop.
Thanks for joining us at FSC
Avril x

Zoe Sanderson said...

Beautiful card, love the combination of the backing paper and over-stamping it. The text behind the butterflies is the perfect back ground for them and then the butterflies themselves glorious. thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

Linda said...

Oh Laney I love your card. I love this stamp too! Your colours are wonderful and loving layout and the backing paper.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Maggie said...

Beautiful card, love the butterflies.
Maggie x

Shirl said...

A beautiful card Laney with such a fresh feel to it and a lovely colour scheme.

Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

Hugs Shirley x x

craftymum said...

Wonderful! Thank you for joining us at HSC for our Distress Inks challenge

Sarah x

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Debi said...

this is soooo pretty, thanks for sharing with us at craft room challenge, debi x

Esther said...

Lovely pretty card - I love text stamps and Butterflies so this is right up my street !Thanks so much for joining our 'Friendship' Challenge at Craft-Room...Esther xx.

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Just wonderful, love all the butterflies. Thanks for joining us at FSC.

Tina46 Kreativblog said...

wonderful card !! I love Butterflies ;o)) thanks for joining in our challenge.
hugs
tina46
DT EAC

Rica said...

What a beautiful card, a wonderful design and your design is fabulous....stunning butterflies.

ugs Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us the Everybody Art challenge.

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Laney, this is a stunning card. I love to see butterflies on cards and these ones are beautiful. Best wishes, Kym xxx

Eva Gro said...

A really beautiful card! - Great put together in beautiful colors!

Thank you for entering our challenge over at Fashionista Challenge blog
Good luck in the draw! – Hope to see you back soon again!

Hugs
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Nikki Byrne said...

Stunning card :o) Love the stamped images!!! Thank you for joining us at Craft-room this week for our friendship challenge and good luck. Hugs

Nikki DT