Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Butterfly Sketch

Hello Friends

I made this card from a sketch over at the Fusion Challenge. The theme is butterflies so how could I not take part since butterflies are my addiction :) The black card did not photograph very well but it really is a pretty card. I always have trouble taking pictures of black it turns out grainy.

  I used Unity stamps as always :)  You can find them here A Friend Loveth and Heartfelt Sentiments. I stamped a section of white card with black ink and mounted it on to black card stock. Next I added some ribbon below the white card. I punched out a single butterfly, using my punch around the page butterfly punch from Martha Stewart. Then I placed a single butterfly from the stamp that was cut out and glued on top of the punched one. Next some white ribbon was added to the back of the butterfly then glued just the body to the card leaving the wings loose. A little trail from the butterfly was made with rhinestones and also along the ribbon. Finally I placed the sentiment at the bottom of the card.


I am also entering this into the following challenges
Sister Act Card Challenge 45
The Cheerful Stamp Pad
Crafting Musketeers
Eureka Stamps Challenge 78
Hiding in My Craft Room
Friends with Flair

Thanks for visiting  xox

27 comments:

  1. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for the Crafting Musketeers 'butterfly' challenge and for Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge 80: black and white, Hazel, DTs - hope to see you again soon x

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  2. A lovely sympathy card Mandi! thank you for playing with the Fusion Challenge this week! Hope to see you again!

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  3. Love black and white cards and also butterflies are my favourite, love it thank you for joining in with us at crafting musketeers and good luck

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  4. Fabulous butterflies Mandi!!! So glan you joined in the fun @ FUSION

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  5. Beautiful , thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) xxx

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  6. Absolutely stunning. nothing better than B & W except butterflies stamped in Black on white. AWESOME. thanks for playing along with the B & W challenge at the Cheerful Stamp Pad.

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  7. Wow, this is so pretty in black and white! Thanks for sharing with us at Eureka.

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  8. Gorgeous black & white card Mandi.

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  9. Nobody likes having to make sympathy cards but this one is done so well.
    Kate xx

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  10. What can I say but WOW. This is such a lovely card

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  11. I may have to do something like this. It truly is beautiful. Hugs~Patti

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  12. Very pretty black and white card.

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  13. Stylish and pretty inspiring too x

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  14. Very sweet butterflies. So pretty. :)

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  15. Very elegant in black and white.

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  16. This card just makes me smile. Seriously.

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  17. Just love this B&W card. Love the butterflies.

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  18. This is beautiful!! Thanks for joining us at Eureka!
    Marji Eureka DT

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  19. Gorgeous card! I love the elegance of black and white! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room
    ~Laurie

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  20. Just gorgeous!!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Eureka Stamps.

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  21. Beautiful card! Love the black and white effect and those butterflies are gorgeous!

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  22. Congratulations! You are the winner of the "Black and White" challenge on my blog, The Cheerful Stamp Pad. Please contact me with your full name to be put on the winner's spot on my sidebar. Please do this ASAP...thanks.. Send to vickiromaine@yahoo.com
    Vicki

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