Hi, I've spent the day colouring butterflies with Inktense pencils, and even better, I've managed to finish a few cards with them.
I was inspired by the sketch challenge at Just Add Ink.
I thought I'd use a filmstrip die instead of a banner shape and tried to make the middle butterfly look like it was closing it's wings.
I'm also linking to these challenges:
Addicted to Stamps & More where the theme is CAS.
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday where the theme is anything goes.
I used snippets of black and white to cut the filmstrip and popped the white pieces back in for the butterflies to sit on. Snippets means I can visit the playground again at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.
PTI woodgrain impression plate; very old butterfly stamp; Memory Box bijou film strip die; inktense pencils; sentiment sticker & bling.
Thanks for visiting,
Beautiful card! I love the colours you've used and what a great way to use the filmstrip. xx
Love the colors on this beauty, Cathy! And, I love what you did with the sketch...so clever! So happy you could join us at ATS&M!
Fantastic colouring, Cathy ... those butterflies are just beautiful ... and so fabulous against the textured background! Anita :)
What a great card - love your take on the sketch.
Thanks for playing along at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
Hi Cathy. As always, your butterflies are beyond beautiful ... and this time x 3! :) Love the purple card base --- looks amazing with the woodgrain embossing and makes a gorgeous background to show off those butterflies. Thanks for joining us at ATS&M. Loll xx
What a pretty card Cathy! I love your take on the challenge. The wood grain embossing looks great and I love those butterflies and how you colored them. Hugs, Brenda
Stunning card, beautiful butterflies and I really like your take on the sketch. Chantell JAI
Beautiful butterflies... mmm purple..... Mxxx
Just gorgeous, your butterflies!
Oh, Cathy, this is beautiful! I love the textured card, and your fabulous use of the filmstrip - perfect! Thanks for joining in the fun at Just Add Ink this week. :)
Beautifully done Cathy! Love the filmstrip and your beautiful butterflies are divine. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.
Your butterflies are absolutely stunning! And their black outline goes perfectly with the filmstrip die. Gorgeous card!
Great take on the sketch. Lovely butterflies xxx
Yet another beautiful butterfly card! Great design. Thanks for joining us again at ATSM this week. Monika
Never thought to put flutterbys in a film strip! These look gorgeous!
Oh this is gorgeous Cathy - love the butterflies and how the middle one really does look as if it's closing its wings!
I have this die (as yet unused) and wonder if you trimmed one panel off? I'd never have thought of doing that! :)
Hugs, Di xx
Pretty purple butterflies!
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