Friday, 11 February 2022

Butterfly


 I said I was going to try and use my embossing folders and stencils more and I have used both on this card.  The back ground is an embossing folder that was free with a magazine, it was with some peacock stamps so I think it is meant to be peacock tails, whatever, its quite a pretty folder. Just coloured it lightly with distress ink. The butterfly circle is an old Spellbinders set and the butterfly was also a freebie with creative stamping magazine . There is a little stencilling on the circle too.  After I had coloured the butterfly with Inktense pencils I decided to go over it with glitterpens, it's very sparkly in real life!

I'd like to enter my card into

Lets Squash It - Use EF, green and an insect. 



6 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card. The embossing folder is really pretty, so is the butterfly and love the addition of the subtle stencilling on the circle butterfly die cut too x. I hope this blog post stays this time Joan and doesn't disappear like the last one x.

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  2. Very pretty, just bought that mag. They should show your card as inspiration.
    There's a new challenge blog for embossing, both types, I think it's called... Can you stand the pressure.

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  3. I love the butterfly and the embossing.

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  4. It's gorgeous and so sweet! Love the folder you used and the delicate green with the bold vibrant butterfly!

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