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Sunday, 23 March 2014

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 205

This week at One Stitch at a Time, in honour of Mothering Sunday, our challenge is to make something for a 'woman in your life'. That could be your mum, of course, but it can be any other woman who's important to you.

Our sponsor this time is


I worked with a pretty floral image from Stitchy Bear called Flowerlicious, which is available from the shop - link in my sidebar. It's perfect for any woman - in this case, it's for my sister's birthday.

I added the text in Photoshop Elements and then printed the image (or parts of it) three times, and coloured with Promarkers. I layered both the flower and the butterfly, and finished the flower with a sticky gem. The image is cut and matted using shapes cut with Spellbinders dies, and the die cut butterfly is another Spellbinders die. I added some glitter glue to the butterfly's body. The paper is from Kate Knight, and was a magazine freebie a while ago.

I hope you can join us this week.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

City Crafter where the theme is 'spring in the garden',
Fan-Tastic Tuesday where anything goes,
Lady Bug Crafts Ink where they want something for a special lady (my sister),
Addicted to Stamps and More where they want us to 'Make your Mark' (mine was made with Promarkers)
The Crafter's Cafe where they want a square card,
Divas by Design where the theme is 'flower power',
Crafts and Me where anything goes,
Bearly Mine where they want 'one for the girls',
Digi Galore where anything goes.


17 comments:

Mimi said...

So striking Josephine with the pink, orange and purple. What a great idea to have the two butterflies almost matching, really is the perfect touch to you beautiful creation :) :) :) Hugs Jane xxxx

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

Super cute card Josephine. I love the colour combination and those butterflies are just a perfect addition to your card. I'm sure your sister will love it.

Lynn, OSAAT DT Sister

Hazel said...

I love that backing paper, Josephine, I have it too and have used it a lot. It's a bright and cheery card which I'm sure your sister will love. Hazel x

Love crafts forever said...

Pretty dimension of the flower and butterfly gorgeous.
Nat

cass said...

Pretty card, thanks for joining us at The Crafters Cafe this week

Shana Gaff said...

I really like these colors together! The butterflies are beautiful. Thanks for playing along at ATSM. :)

Ros Crawford said...

This is so lovely ... Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

Sue Bridesmith said...

Very Pretty Design, love all the texture..thank you so much for sharing with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday we would love you to join us again next week for another fab challenge...Good Luck
Hugs
Suzy B~Owner~Fan~Tastic Tuesday
Xx

Charlene said...

Absolutely adorable!!! Thanks so much for sharing this week at CCCB :-)

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

Hi hun great card love it and ty for sharing with us at Fantastic Tuesday very good luck J x

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

What a fantastic card you have made that fits in well with the Bearly Mine Challenge this month of “One for the girls”. Thank you for entering and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Bearly Mine Challenge Blog Design Team)

Liz's creative corner said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at crafts and me, hugs Liz xx

Anna Rogalska said...

Awesome card.Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

Monica Taylor said...

Wonderful Spring Card, just perfect for our Challenge over at Crafter's Cafe/Make it Square. Thanks for playing along. Monica, DT

Debs said...

Fabulous card - amazing colours.
Thanks for playing with The Divas this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Lozzy T said...

What a beautiful card, really pretty and love the colours you have used..Thank you for joining us at Bearly-Mine Challenge and hoping to see you again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x DT

Margaret said...

Such bright and cheerful colors. Love the gorgeous dp and your flower is just perfect. Love the butterflies too. Maggie DT Teamie

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