Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Card for Aunt Jean

I've gone a bit artyfarty with this card for my Aunt!
I started with some watercolouring and some splatters, then added some background text stamping, then added some stenciling, and topped it off with these pretty butterflies and some bling!

I found some old silver card in my stash - it has a pattern of little leaves on it, but when I die cut it I ended up with a lovely pattern on my butterflies :)
I also popped the wings of the butterflies up on dimensionals and added extra bling on the stuck down centre bit.  With the little leftovers I punched some corner dies.

I like how it turned out, but if my Tim Holtz stamping thingy EVER turns up (I think I originally ordered it in January or February!) my spacing on my sentiment would (hopefully!) have been better.

11 comments:

  1. I think your card is beautiful, and I'm sure your aunt will love it. I also have an Aunt Jean to whom I send birthday cards. Her birthday is August 3rd, so it'll be here before long. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  2. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Love to Scrap, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  3. A lovely card and I'm sure your aunt will agree.
    Kath x

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  4. Absolutely beautiful card Lynne! So pretty and the sentiment is fine! Looks like the butterflies are about to take flight.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  5. Love this card. The pink and blue look fabulous together and the pattern on the butterflies is perfect x

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  6. Those butterflies look fabulous, I thought they were heat embossed!! The doodles borders look brilliant too xx

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  7. Oh wow! this is so beautiful!! I love your design and the delicate colors you've used!! I have an Aunt Jean too.... I wonder if we might be related giggles!

    Patti

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  8. Oh this is super pretty Lynne! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

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  9. A lovely card, the subtle watercolour background is a perfect compliment to those really pretty butterflies x

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  10. very beautiful, love the subtle background
    thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers
    Barb Housner (DT)

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  11. This looks so pretty .... love the delicate colours. Thank you for playing along with the HLS Mixed Media challenge xx

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