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Friday, 15 June 2012

Charlotte and Butterfly

Morning to all my blogging friends , and welcome to all my new followers x..

I saw this image and thought it was just gorgeous so had to buy it and several more from http://www.etsy.com/shop/MilkCoffee   there are some beautiful digi images on there and well worth a look .

I made this card last night , well there was nothing on tv and my sons had gone out so i made a mess of my living room and dining room while making this card lol.

I started with a plain white card blank , scored to make an a5 card , then matted the blue/green/red/and white flowers embossed and glittered card .

Then i embossed the aqua Tim Holtz cardstock, using the b side of the Mbossabilty  folder "Splendid" i coloured the dot in the middle of each daisy like flower with a red Promarker , and matted it onto the flowered card .

I cut the image using the largest of the Spellbinders Romantic Rectangles (i love this dye its so pretty ) i coloured the background to the dye with distress ink Fired Brick . The image is called Charlotte and butterfly , it was so easy to colour in using my Promarkers and Flexmarkers .

I added a Birthday Wishes greeting with a ribbon and gem to the top right hand corner ,and a couple of tiles at the bottom left 4 U ,  some lace down the right hand side , leaves i cut on my trusty friend Cameo , the red flower was bought from Ebay . I placed gems in Charlottes hair , down the body of the Butterfly , in in 3 of the corners round the image , and along the bottom of the embossed aqua cardstock just above the edge i cut with my Martha Stewert punch .

The inside of the card has been decorated to match the front , i used a greeting stamp from LOTV saying" Wishing you a Magical Birthday"





I will be entering this card into the following challenges

http://craftyribbonschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/challenge-21.html  --   Butterfly and Bows

http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/challenge-221-punch-drunk.html -- Punch drunk

http://milkcoffeechallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/lets-see-some-embossinganyway-you-want.html

Thanks for dropping by today , hope you all have a lovely weekend ,  catch up agian soon ....Hugs Sue xx

7 comments:

Doreen

This is just gorgeous,lovely image and layout.xxx

Lorraine A

Gorgeous card Sue :-) the image is lovely and the colours and details are fab :-)

thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Linda

Another fabulous card Sue! Loving the image and your embellishments are fabulous as always.

Hugs
Linda xxx

pam

gorgeous card sue.. pam

Katharina Frei

So cute! Your card is wonderful.
Thanks for joining the CCT challenge blog this week!
Katharina

Creations by Shirl

Hello Sue~
Love your colouring! Thanks for joining in MCS challenge and good luck~

Diane J

Oh Sue you've made such a pretty card, gorgeous image and coloured beautifully.
Hugs Diane x