Thursday, June 28, 2018

Blue Butterfly Thank You Card

Wow! It's been a very long time since I've had two posts in one day. I'm definitely neglecting my household chores, but oh well!!! This Blue Butterfly Thank You Card was made for one of my neighbors who organized an outdoor activity for our neighborhood this coming weekend.

To make this card I decided to use a couple of Stampin' Up! supplies that I've had unused in my stash for awhile. I seem to buy supplies faster than I use them. The butterfly is from the Beautiful Day stamp set and was colored with Night of Navy Stampin' Blends. For the background the Marbled stamp was used with Poppy Parade ink. A strip of white cardstock was embossed with the Softly Falling embossing folder and then the Thank You sentiment from the Abstract Impressions stamp set was heat embossed on black cardstock with white embossing powder. The completed panel was matted to Night of Navy cardstock and that's it. Thanks for stopping by and enjoy the rest of your day!

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11 comments:

  1. Your card is so pretty Andrea i love the texture you added and all the design elements. I love it.
    Thank you for entering the DL.ART THANKFUL THURSDAY challenge # 231 “Red, White & Blue” or Thank you” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART
    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  2. love the amazing marble background and the shading on the butterfly

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  3. Lovely card, the background is beautiful and I adore that butterfly!
    Thanks for playing red, white & blue this week with the crew from SHOPPING OUR STASH!!

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  4. Wow, that is one gorgeous butterfly! The marbled background is beautiful too! I like your attitude about household chores - some days you just have to say Oh Well and have some crafty time! Nice to see you were able to make/post two cards!

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  5. That butterfly is a real eye catcher. Very nice integration of the challenge colors. Thanks for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash!
    Hugz,
    Chana

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  6. The contrasts of colours is fabulous. And the marbled background is just stunning!! This is just perfect for our patriotic challenge. So glad you joined in the fun with us at SUO Challenges.

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  7. Beautiful marbled background and a beautiful blue butterfly. Thank you for joining the CRAFT challenge this week.

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  8. Gorgeous card Andrea! I love the pretty butterfly, the colour really pops.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

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  9. WOW, this is so amazing!!! Love how you used the marbled stamp as the background and the pretty butterfly. Thanks for joining us at SU Only challenges!

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  10. Another gorgeous butterfly card, love the background x

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