Friday, April 22, 2016

Sending Love with Butterflies Card

ETA (4/26/16): I was so excited that this card was chosen to be in the Top 3 at Tuesday Throwndown #290!  Thank you!



Hello!  I am glad you are here!

I have a card to share today that fits a couple challenges -  a sketch and a monochromatic challenge.  I was having fun with some new supplies I just got and enjoyed doing basic stamping techniques.



I stamped the background for my card using purple ink on purple cardstock.  I then used the same ink on white cardstock, and stamped just the second generation of the small butterfly.  I love using generation stamping here because I got a perfect coordinated look with just one inkpad.  

Supplies: Gina K Designs Sending Love stamp set, GKD Wild Lilac ink and cardstock, American Crafts twine.

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6 comments:

  1. Oh, Heidi, this is beautiful, and you do get a lot out of one color this way. It's beautiful, and I really love the layout and the sweet butterflies! It's that time of year we start seeing them, and I love them! Beautifully done, sweet friend! Sending hugs! xoxo

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  2. What a great idea to do the tone on tone stamping on the background, it adds so much to the design!

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  3. So pretty, love when you can match your paper to your main image this way!!

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  4. This is such a clever idea. It works so well and your card is very striking x Love your card x

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  5. What a beauty and eye catching details. Fabulously crafted. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Tuesday Throwdown. We look forward to seeing you again.
    Hugs
    Berni, DT
    tuesdaythrowdown.

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  6. Love the design on your gorgeous card Heidi, love butterfly cards. Congrats on your Top3 win and for popping by my blog earlier. Carol xx

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