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Sun 21

Drifting Butterfly
by Penny Ward



Hello Memory Box fans. Penny here today. All these new dies in my craft room and I selected to use a butterfly and some pretty papers. I just couldn't help myself....I mean really, how beautiful is that Drifting Side Butterfly?!?   So.........Change the color scheme and the sentiment and you have a lovely Valentine's Day card.  :)


Let's go:


Start with a Coral cardstock base.

On the pretty paper from Birch Press Designs, I stitched across the lower part of the panel with Black thread. I then added a couple of scoring lines with a Scoring Board.




The focal point of the card is the gorgeous Drifting Side Butterfly also die cut from Coral cardstock. I adhered just the body of the Butterfly so her wings were free to fly with the bit of Spectrum Noir Sparkle I added. The butterfly needed just a little something, something, so I colored the body with a Black pen.




Sentiment from the Wireworks Heart stamp set using VersaFine Onyx Black ink.


Happy Crafting,






So lovely!

You've created a beautiful piece of art! I love it!

I completely understand how you "couldn't help yourself", lol. Your card is gorgeous! I LOVE the colors and wonderful paper. The butterfly is a treasure to own that I must HAVE! Thanks for enabling and sharing. Have a great Sunday.

That butterfly looks as though it's ready to fly!

Very pretty Penny, love the butterfly and the coral looks beautiful.

What a great card! The butterfly is so stunning! Wow!

I love your card, so beautiful and the design and the papers used are
so pretty.

So pretty, love the colors!

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