Fair and Square

Time for a new challenge at Crafty Boots and for the next fortnight the theme is Fair and Square. I am sharing a card that I made using a fabulous butterfly image from the Gecko Galz.

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I create a background using Twisted Citron, Shaded Lilac and Cracked Pistachio distress inks. Smooching them on, spritzing with water and then over stamping script using Shaded Lilac.

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I’ve layered up two butterflies, which come from this months Curiosity Shop kit. I stuck one on flat and then shaped the second to layer over the top and give some dimension. I’ve added yellow gems down the centre of its body.

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To add texture I’ve used some purple net/tulle and made a little arrangement of glittery mesh, a scrap of fabric and a coordinating paper rose.

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I happened to have a strip of ribbon that was just perfect to finish it all off.

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Check out the inspiration from the rest of the DT by buzzing over to Crafty Boots. My pal Dionne has been whipping up some fabulous cards, including a beautiful birthday card she made for yours truly.

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Thanks for buzzing by.


Comments

Fair and Square — 4 Comments

  1. This is so beautiful, What a fabulous butterfly and I love the background you have created.

    ………… and four squares.

    I hope you have a good week – and try to keep away from the blue plasters this week.

    Dionne xx

    PS Thank you for the shout out

    • Thank you. Survived without blue plasters, but another wasp sting on my return 🙁 Wanted everyone to see that fabulous card, so great to come home to see it again! xx

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