Monday, June 15, 2009

Butterflies,Butterflies, & More butterflies

Good morning all-
I just love butterflies! They are such pretty creatures. I created a card with them. I hope you like it and the steps and supply list is below. Thanks for stopping by! Kimba :)
Supply List
Brown Cardstock - Base Card Measures 5x6
Plaid Pink Pattern Paper - 2nd Layer Measures - 4 3/4 x 5 3/4
Pink Ribbon
Brown Scallop Strip of Cardstock - Measures 5"
Fiskars Scallop Punch
Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch (Brown Butterflies)
QUICKutz Butterfly Die Cuts
HeroArts Thank You Clear Design Stamps
Pearl Gem Stones
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder Swiss Dots
HOW-TO Instructions
Step 1: Create the base card
Step 2: Cut the Pattern Paper 4 3/4 x 5 3/4
Step 3: Cut a strip of Brown Cardstock 3x5". Use the Fiskars Scallop Punch to create the scallop edge. Adhere this to the pattern paper.
Step 4: Wrap the Pink Ribbon to the pattern paper slightly above the edge of the scallop strip. This creates a finished look. Attach the ribbon to the back using tape
Step 5: Cut the Butterfly Diecuts out and then run them thru your Cuttlebug using the Swiss Dots Embossing folder.
Step 6: Place Pearl Gems along the body of the Butterfly
Step 7: Use Foam Dots to attach butterflies to card. Bend the wings to give the look of the butterflies flying
Step 8: Punch out 2 butterflies from Brown Cardstock and adhere them to the wings of the larger butterflies
Step 9: Stamp your word sentiment and adhere to card using foam dots


Esther said...

I love your card..and I also love butterflies, dragonflies...

Thanks for sharing your talent with us..:)

Kimba's Kreations said...

Thanks so much Esther for stopping by as well as your encouraging comment!