Monday, 22 April 2013

Flutter by butterfly

Sitting playing the other day, I came across a Penny Black Stickeroo that triggered off an idea. A quick rootle through my patterned papers and embossing folders confirmed my thoughts:
I wanted to use the image to go across two different backgrounds, yet for the surround to the image still to stand out.

I used:

- 5" x 7" white card stock

- Penny Black Stickeroo from the 'Mauve Twilight' sheet

- burgundy backing card, both as a full backing and also behind the image, which I'd already mounted onto a piece of white card

- patterned paper from a real little lucky dip selection, sent to me by Kay - I love playing with these papers and you never know what you're gonna find :) 

- white card embossed using a Cuttlebug 'Script' folder

Then I left it well alone!

Di
x

15 comments:

  1. Looks impressive and of corse I luvs the snickeroos. Hugs Mrs A.

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  2. Oooh, this is soooo pretty Di, love butterflies.
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  3. Pretty darn cool I'd say. Love the scripty stuff that's going on here - plus the lovely butterfly.

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  4. Very pretty card today there Miss! Loving all the elements there.
    Well done you.
    Hugs
    xx

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  5. Di this is brilliant l always like what you do with your P/B Stickeroo's xx

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  6. Hello Di,

    Beautiful card, as always! Believe it or not it's supposed to get cold here (again). Last week we had a few snow flurries. I'm so ready to get out in my garden and get dirt under my nails but will have to wait a bit longer....

    Hi to Len.

    Hugs,
    Kay

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  7. Absolutely stunning Di. I love the different script designs on the corners, such a brilliant idea. The colours are gorgeous as in the central image and beautiful butterfly.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  8. Smashing card, Di, and another great Stickeroo. I love that patterned paper - gorgeous colours.

    Thanks for visiting me and sending your well-wishes ... they clearly worked as I'm on the mend. And I'll be sure to give the EM that hug :)

    Hugs, Elizabeth xx

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  9. Ooh all my favourite colours. Gorgeous, gorgeous.
    Thank you for giving me a dose of autumn when all around me is spring!
    Rosey x

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  10. gorgeous!! Loving all the script detail! Hugs Juls

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  11. Hi Di ah what a brainwave you had .. as have that stickeroos and sued it totally differently is interesting to see what you have don and think I like it better..

    ..and no not posted not sure if have even photographed it.. hopeless huh?? love Shaz.xx

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