Monday, 29 April 2019

Big bold butterfly

Isn't this big bold butterfly stamp lovely? I won it in a recent Butterfly Challenge and I think it's perfect for bright, CAS cards.


I coloured the butterfly with Promarkers  and used the same ones to colour a snippet of white card. The sentiment is stamped using a stamp that came in a recent issue of Creative Stamping, and than I used the die that came with the stamps to cut the word "Happy" from the coloured snippet. Next I covered the die cut in Versamark ink and heat embossed it twice with clear powder, to give a lovely shiny dimensional finish.


Out of focus, I know, but it shows the shine and the smooth rounded surface.

I am sharing this with

Alphabet challenge  - C for Clean and Simple 
CAS on Friday - Butterflies 
Make my Monday - Wings  
and another visit to the Butterfly Challenge, this time using the butterfly and the single element, Eminence, from the wheel.

11 comments:

  1. This is so lovely. I love the bold, bright colours. Love Dawn x

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  2. Forgot to say, thanks for joining us at Make My Monday. Love Dawn x

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  3. A fabulous card and I love how the sentiment has been coloured to match the butterfly.
    Kath x

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  4. It's a real beauty! Love it paired with that die - such a lovely card, Jo x

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  5. Congrats on winning the beautiful stamp and fabulous CAS card
    Carol x

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  6. Wow this looks fabulous Jane. I love your idea to colour shade the sentiment and then to use the embossing powder over the top. I must remember to give this a try. Thankyou for coming and spinning the wheel again. Hugs Mrs A.

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  7. Fabulous CAS card, Jane. Love the butterfly and how you've matched the colours in the 'happy'. xx

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  8. Hi Jane

    A great card .. .. what a lovely stamp to win!

    Love what you have done to the sentiment too .. .. it looks really effective.

    Love Jules xx

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  9. Love it Jane, gorgeous butterfly and I love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Make My Monday.

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  10. Gorgeous CAS card, such pretty colours. Thank you for sharing with us at the Alphabet Challenge, and hope you can join us again soon ~ Janice DT

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  11. I love it, great design and colours. Thanks for playing along with us at Make My Monday. Caz DT

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