Saturday, 21 March 2020

Butterflies doubled up

Hi guys,

I decided to have a go at making two completely different cards using a butterfly die I had in my stash (I think it was a free gift with a magazine).

 I created a CAS general card and a more layered New Home card.

The pair are being entered into the following challenges:
Twofer card challenge #25 Spring animals

 This more layered card was created on a classic blue base card (the Pantone colour of 2020). I used glitter washi tape to make the banner. I then took some patterned papers from my scrap box (meaning that I have no idea what brand it is) and used this along with the die-cut (cut on X-cut glitter self-adhesive paper) a washi tape circle and the sentiment topper to layer the card according to the AHSC sketch.
I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:
TIOT - Home Sweet Home

For my CAS card I used the same glitter paper for the die-cut, but then I added this on its own and simply stamped the sentiment firstly in grey and then in black ink. I heat embossed over the black ink using a red (cherry scented) embossing powder.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
SimplyLessisMoore #415 Colour challenge


Thanks for looking,

Hugz Tinz

14 comments:

  1. Two lovely cards! Thanks so much for sharing with us at The Twofer Challenge!! :0)

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  2. What a pretty die cut! Thank you for sharing your creations with us at Atlantic Hearts this week.

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  3. It is a lovely die and lovely cards, xxxx

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  4. It's always lovely to receive a 'New Home' card. I was really surprised by the ones I received when I moved a few years ago, but they are treasures to me.
    Thank you for sharing your unusual card with Try it on Tuesday.
    Cath x

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  5. Fabulous CAS card Stay safe Ginny ♥
    My Blog As I do Rodos

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  6. Great cards!! Lovely butterfly die!!! Thanks for joining us at Try it on Tuesday! Helen

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  7. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Try it on Tuesday. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Regards,
    Mia
    Designer for Try it on Tuesday
    craftartista.blogspot.com {My Blog}

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  8. A very clean and simple (CAS) card, especially considering that the sketch shows layers upon layers - unique way to handle this. Love the colour combination as well. Thanks for sharing with us at Atlantic Hearts :)

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  9. That is a lovely die cut in glittery papers, thanks for playing along at Twofer Card Challenge.

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  10. Pretty cards using butterflies, Tinz! Great use of pp on the first card and schparkly glitter paper on your second! Thank you so much for playing in Twofer Card Challenge #25! Take care!! 😷 Hugs, Darnell

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  11. lovely card. thank you for joining us at AHSC. good luck

    Alicia

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  12. Such a pretty card for a New Home.
    Thanks for sharing with us as Try it on Tuesday,
    Avril x

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  13. Such a pretty CAS card and that was a clever way to incorporate all 3 colours. The two colours stamped on the sentiment complements the main die cut. Thank you for joining us at Less is More xx

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  14. It's great how you used our challenge colours but chose glittered versions, loving all the white space too. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

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