Oh pretty petite Butterfly….

Sunday, 17 March 2013


Happy Sunday Crafters! What are you all doing today?? I will mostly be crafting…. :) of course…. hehehe
Today im sharing a card for the Challange over at Less is more.. which this week is ….

 
Have a look at my card….
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Ive made this card by die cutting a frame from a post-it note using my Stampin Up Labels Collection Framelits, as you can see from the pic below i then masked off more of my card as the frame only just fitted within my post-it note
 
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This card involves alot of masking but is worth it im sure youll agree… it easy to mask as i just punched lots of Bitty Butterflys with my SU punch which fits the small Papillion Potpourri Butterfly perfectly…
 
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I stamped the first butterfly randomly around my frame … then masked them off, my butterflies in between are stamped using 2nd generation stamping, stamping off the ink first on scrap paper then stamping on the page…
 
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Then repeating until happy… masking off as required
 
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And heres the finished ‘frame’
I also slightly ink my edges to give the frame definition… I then cut another label using my Framelit.. and then overlayed it on my stamped area to line up… then trimmed it up to size
 
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i also added paper piercing to the edge of the frame…
 
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heres what i used:
Stamps – Papillion Potpourri and Petite Pairs
Cardstock – Naturals Ivory and Rich Razzleberry
Ink – Rich Razzleberry
Punch – Bitty Butterfly and Scallop Trim Border
Labels Collection Framelits and Festive paper Piercing Pack (still available in current Spring and Summer Catalogue)…
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Happy craftin'
Laura xx

5 comments:

  1. Wow - a lot of work went into this one Laura - a beautiful result though - Jacqueline xx

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  2. Laura, I love your card, it's stunning!

    Bev x

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  3. Hi, Laura - what a wonderful idea in creating that flock of butterflies (or is it a mass, or do they call it something else?) These are lovely, especially in using more than one shade of the pink. A marvelous idea in the frame, too - not the typical shape at all. Such a pretty card! hugs, de

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  4. Lots of great stamping on this, it looks fab!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  5. What a lovely card... love how you used the frame theme. Thanks for joining us this week
    Jen
    "Less Is More"

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