Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Fanciful Butterfly Flower


I have been very busy again, with barely any time to stamp! I played a little hooky this morning since I wasn't feeling real spiffy, but I did stamp one card. I am demoing the technique of stamping on vellum, then coloring it from the back, at my downline meeting this weekend, so I wanted to have a couple samples to show. I had stamped this butterfly a couple days ago, so I incorporated it into today's SCS Sketch Challenge, which can be seen here. I know butterflies don't grow on stems, but hey, it's my stampin' world, so that's why it's called a "Fanciful Butterfly Flower"! This also fulfills the Color Challenge from Tuesday, which was to use Basic Gray, Soft Sky & Whisper White.
It's a fairly simple, straightforward card, not much stamping, actually! Hope you enjoy it and your day!


Stamps: Time Well Spent (Hostess Level 3)
Paper: Soft Sky, Soft Sky DP, Basic Gray, Whisper White, Vellum Cardstock
Ink: Soft Sky, Going Gray, Craft White
Acc: Markers, Ribbon, White EP, Heat Tool, Markers, Aquapainter, Glitter, Glue Pen, Mini Glue Dots

10 comments:

  1. Very nice! I can't wait to learn the technique. I do use vellum much, so this will be cool :-)

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  2. Hi Leanne, I always forget about vellum. Thanks for the inspiration on this card. I will have to try it.

    Sheryl

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  3. Love the butterfly. This is a great technique!

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  4. Love your beautiful butterfly! great colors on this pretty card LeAnne!

    www.createwithjulia.blogspot.com

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  5. Beautiful take on this challenge. It's awesome. Joan

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  6. Really pretty! Love the sparkle!

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  7. What a nice card.. love the soft colors on it

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  8. So soft and elegant, LeAnne! I think we can all use some added whimsy in life. :-D

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  9. Great job on the challenges, don't you just love when you can put two together! Your card is stunning!!

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