Bermuda Bay Butterfly Basics

by Joanne James26. February 2015 20:35

Thank you for all the lovely comments I've received on my 'Guy Greetings' cards these past couple of days - I'm so glad you are enjoying them. I have more of these to share, some of which I made with my lovely stamp-a-stack ladies at our class earlier today, but instead I'm having a break to share one of the cards I designed for my recent technique class featuring the Butterfly Basics stamp set and co-ordinating framelits:

 

I stamped the lacy butterfly onto my Very Vanilla base in Bermuda Bay ink, then used the co-ordinating framelit to cut the shape out of the top mat layer. I then added some Crumb Cake, sponged through a stencil made with my Hexagon Hive thinlit, the border stamp, a simple sentiment and some linen thread and a scattering of pearls as a final simple embellishment. I love the versatility of thinlits and how they can be used in so many ways; using the negative space gives a different look to simply using the thinlit to cut out the butterfly and attach on top. 

I'm linking today's card up with this week's challenge over at Less Is More where the theme is 'wings', which suits my butterfly perfectly.

Back tomorrow with another project; until then, happy stampin'!

 

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Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

 

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Sarah
SarahUnited Kingdom
2/26/2015 10:46:23 PM #

Simply beautiful Joanne. Love the colours - that turquoise / teal is one of my favourites.
Loving the 'lacy' butterfly too. Great inspirational card.
Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
Sarah xx
Less is More

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LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
2/27/2015 2:15:50 AM #

Beautiful (as always!), Joanne!  Just lovely!

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Chrissie
ChrissieUnited Kingdom
2/27/2015 8:14:31 PM #

This is simply fab Joanne, the colour is beautiful and the design is super!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

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anne
anneUnited Kingdom
3/1/2015 7:08:51 AM #

What a lovely soft colour combi Joanne, makes a great background
Thank you for joining us at Less is More
Anne
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