Monday, 17 June 2013

It's wedding season.

And I decided to make one of my favourite cards in a different colour scheme. I have previously made this card in gold tones, and this time I made it in silver tones.

I love making cards that involve digi stamps and colouring, but sometimes it is good to just stamp and get a wee bit inky...I even used embossing powders on the lovely butterflies on the card.

I popped the butterflies, birdcage and sentiment onto 1mm foam to give the card some dimension.

There are some teeny tiny 1mm pearls on the die cut flourish in the corner, and I feel they add something to the card.

Ingredients
Butterfly stamps from Inkylicious
Birdcage, birds and branch from a set in my stash.
Brilliance Silver Ink
Versamark Ink and Silver Embossing Powder
Flourish die
Silver pearlised papers from The Papeterie
Pearls from stash.

I have blanked out the name and date of the recipients, though I know they won't see it anyway.

Hope you like the card, and it inspires you to look out your stamps and inks.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges;
Opus Gluei - Wings
Time 4 Scrap - Butterfly
Paper Crafting Journey - Pearls and Swirls




7 comments:

  1. Beautiful Card. Thanks for joining us over at TSC.

    Pam DT

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  2. Une très belle carte, pleine de douceur, bravo.
    Belle journée
    Bises
    Nathy / DT-T4S

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  3. This is gorgeous with a wonderful design and colour combo. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Tammys Scrapin Corner. Good luck. Hugs Desíre {Tammys Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member} {Doing Life - my personal blog}

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  4. What a darling card, I love the softness of the silver and also the elegance of the elements - the butterflies look darling here. The lucky couple is going to treasure it! Thank you for taking WING with us at Opus Gluei, I'm really happy you shared your creativity with us!

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  5. Simple and elegant, just lovely. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Crafting Journey!
    Iwona

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  6. Pretty card! Thank you for joining us at Bunny Zoe's crafts ♥

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