Tuesday, 6 April 2010

butterfly.xx

good morning all, i hope you are all well. its dull and overcast here today but i`m off work so i don`t mind.todays card i have made for the new crafts and me challenge blog with the first challenge theme been fairies or wings.i went with the wings option, giving me another chance to use the fab papemania build a butterfly stamp.i have kept the card quite simple so that the butterfly is the main focus.

products used are crafts too butterfly embossing folder.white card.strip of papermania paper and ribbon.distress inks spun sugar and tumbled glass.diamond stickles on all edges and the edges of the butterfly,buttons from stash.papermania build a butterfly coloured with promarkers.

promarker colours used are:
meadow green,leaf green,apple,grass,pink carnation,rose pink,fushia pink,mulberry,cool grey 2&5.ice grey 4,cool aqua,duck egg,sky blue.



and a sideways view.thanks so much for peeking and for any comments you may wish to leave.i better go and get dressed now cos i`m still in my pj`s, tut tut.lol.luv coops.xxx

21 comments:

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
A gorgeous card,
hugs Dianne xx

JR Creations said...

Awh wow! Deadly card, love the buttons. Simple elegance.
Jenny T.

Jane x said...

Beautiful, left a comment on Docrafts. Loving butterflies at the mo and this one is fab. Jane x

gina g said...

Hi Nicola this is beautiful hun love the colours you've used, i love it. Thanks for joining Crafts and Me for our first Challenge. luv gina xx

I have a Sweet Pea stamp up for grabs on my blog. xx

kay said...

hi nic,its stunning,will have to get the stamp now,x

Andria said...

Stunning card, simple yet very elegant and the butterfly and buttons work so well together.

Di said...

Thats lovely, the buttons look fab and the colours are gorgeous.
Di x

Sheila said...

This is so unlike your 'normal' cards but it is still fab! Love the butterfly, Sheila:)X Thanks for info on distress!!

Jill said...

Absolutely gorgeous, the butterfly is stunning!

Jill x

Diamond Doll said...

Gorgeous card Nic, i love that butterfly and the added sparkle.Thanx for joining us at Crafts and Me for our very 1st challenge.
(hugs)
Trish (-:

Mad Moose said...

love this card! its fabulous!

I looked at this stamp kit and wasn't sure it would work, but you've proved that it is fabulous when done properly!

xx

Sarpreet said...

Wow! Such a gorgeous stunning card

Sue said...

Your card is gorgeous,love the butterfly
Sue

BettyBoop67 said...

Wow coops this is absolutely stunning my friend, will defo have 2 invest in this stamp. Sue xx

Teresa said...

A lovely card Ilove the butterfly
Thankyou for joining in at crafts and me 1st challenge, Good luck!
Luv Teresa x

Little K Smith said...

Stunningly gorgeous card Coops, love this butterfly, dare I say I haven't used mine yet!! Love the embossing and the buttons too.
Kelly.x

Di said...

Gorgeous card ,love that butterfly, youve done a fantastic job with the colouring and the buttons finish it off perfectly. Di,x

Crafteezee said...

Beautiful butterfly and love what you have done with the buttons. Thanks for joining Crafts and Me on our first challenge. Hugs Tracy x

Jennifer said...

Really gorgeous Coops...brill! I must play with my butterfly stamps soon...not even inked them up yet! xx Jenny xx http://www.myinkyhands-jennifer.blogspot.com/

Margarets designer cards said...

I love this card, but I love butterflies the colours are fab and its a wow card Margaret

crafty amy said...

Oh wow this is amazing I love the colours you have combined and that butterfly is so 3D.
Thank you for joining us at crafts and me and good luck.

Amy xx