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Saturday, 30 April 2011

Add a butterfly


Tilda is stamped with memento and coloured with promarkers, then mounted onto a doiley and CD. Paper is from Wild Rose Studios Butterfly collection. Card is finished with a ribbon and bow, button and some bling.
Challenges I'm entering:
Just Magnolia - buttons, bows and bling
DYSU - make it pop
Paper play - use something not intended for crafting (CD)
CCEE - add a butterfly
Aud Sentiments - Happy Mothers Day
The Emerald Fairies - Anything goes

Grrrr just made some changes to the card and changed the photo - realised the brown spots on Tildas face is the silicon gel showing through - will wait until morning to see what it looks like then, but looks like I'll have to redo the image. Knew I shouldn't have bought a different make!! All fixed now with some paper piecing :)

Carol x

18 comments:

  1. Ohh such a gorgeous entry into the Emerald Faeries Challenge Hun, Thank you for playing along with us this month

    Hugz, Deb

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  2. Wow, gorgeous card Carol. What a great idea with the CD. Thanks for joining us over at the Emerald Faeries. :D
    Hugs Tracey M

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  3. Love the idea of the CD background with the softness of the doily in front - gorgeous!!! Thanx for joining us for our very first challenge at Emerald Faeries!
    xXx

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  4. What a beautiful card. Great idea with the CD.
    Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

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  5. Beautiful card I love the use of the CD..
    Vicki

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  6. Gorgeous card love the CD idea might have to borrow that one some time..

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  7. very cute card Carol, lovely
    thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
    hugs
    Miranda

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  8. It's a lovely card Carol, love the corners. Jo x

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  9. I have enjoyed catching up on your blog, gorgeous cards. We have been away since Friday. xx Jan

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  10. What a bother about the gel marks, ugh. Anyway, it's a beautiful card. Hazel x

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  11. Fantastic idea - I would have never though to use a CD as an embellishment! Thank you so much for joining our challenge at Aud Sentiments and I hope you'll join us for our next challenge, too.

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  12. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  13. Hi Carol :) Gorgeous creation, thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us at DYSU this week! Janna

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  14. What a great idea! Adorable! Thanks for playing along with us this week at DYSU.

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  15. WOW how awesome to use a CD like that, I love how you have put the paper doily with it to soften the look:-) Thanks so much for playing this week at Paper Play:-)
    Hugs
    Karen
    xxx

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  16. Love the CD behind the doily - great idea. Thanks for playing at Aud Sentimetns.

    Hugs Ali x

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  17. Phew - what a great save - I would have been gutted! Turned out well though!

    Thanks for joining in the fun over at Aud Sentiments

    Rx

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  18. wow what a clever idea. gorgeous card. Thanks for playing along with us at the Emerald Faerie Garden. Kirsten

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Many thanks for taking the time to comment on my post. Constructive comments are always welcomed and appreciated on my creations. Carol x