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Thursday, July 14, 2011

~~~ With Sympathy ~~~



Good morning Y'all !! I made it through Atlanta without havin a nervous breakdown...yea me !! This card is for my X Daughter in Law.He father passed away last week and I wanted to make her a card and to use a new technique that I discoverd over at Scrapbook.com. I used a Prima flower for the butterfly !! Many of you may have seen this and used the flowers for butterflies before, but I had never seen it and I couldn't wait to try it out. Considering that it's my 1st attempt, I think it came out kinda pretty! There are several tutorials on Youtube if you want to give them a try.I think I keyed in "how to make butterflies from prima flowers." I used Cindy Loo for the frame and Wild Card for the sentiment. Added some pearls made with Liquid Pearls, did some inking and popping and added some Crinkle Ribbon ontop of the punched scallops.Thanks for taking a peek and for all the prayers that helped me make it through Hotlanta !! xoxoxox Joy



7 comments:

Sentimental Scrapper

Absolutely beautiful!! I love your butterfly!

Sharon

So glad to hear you made it through Atlanta! Yeah!!!!! Love this beautiful card. The butterfly is awesome! I'll have to check out some of video tutorials. :)

Margie

It's BEAUTIFUL, Joy! This is the first time I'm seeing this technique and I love it!

My 3 E Scrapbooking

This is beautiful! I've never seen a butterfly like that! It is gorgeous!

Diane Hodrick

yeah, it's kinda pretty alright....you're gonna make Mr. Webster redefine that word! I'm digging those liquid pearls that have been showing up on your cards.....you must have gotten hand cramps doing this one...my pearls would be so fat by the end, they'd look the whole darned oyster...:) gorgeous card....you do amazing thing with that crinkle ribbon!

CraftyShell

Very pretty, that is a wonderful idea to use prima flowers I had never seen that done. TFS

Sherrie K.

This is just beautiful:)
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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