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Monday, 25 July 2011

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 51

One of my favourite themes at Crafty Cardmakers this time - Butterflies! I think if I were to sort my craft goodies by theme, butterflies would probably come third to flowers and fairies!
I started with the butterfly - a beautiful digi from Delicious Doodles which I printed and coloured with Sakura Stardust pens in a range of blues, greens and copper. I then made some paper using the same image, coloured digitally, in Photoshop Elements.

The flower is from Prima, and I coloured it using Twinkling H2Os, and finished it with a sticky gem which I coloured to match using a Promarker. I used a Martha Stewart border punch. The 'stem' ribbon was coloured with Promarker, and the card was finished with a bow.

Hope you can join us this time!

4 comments:

Lin said...

Your butterfly is gorgeous, and I love what you did with the flower, it really stands out.

Lin xx

Jack said...

There you go again, colouring on the computer. I am just so impressed! And this is a beautiful card. Must dig out more of my Sakura pens and not just use the silver after seeing this. xx

Eiglas said...

Love how you did your butterfly and the backing paper - very striking!
Hugs
Ei
x

Debs said...

wow your flower and butterfly are gorgeous
Debs
xxx

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