Celebrate You Butterfly Frame II

This is the second card I made with die. I like it, but I still think it is going in my give away pile.

Products Used:

  • Butterfly Frame Die
  • Penny Black Doodles Thin Die
  • Martha Stewart Three Butterfly Punch
  • Copic Markers: RV14, RV13, RV11, RV10; G29, G46, G24; G99, G94, YG03; C8, C7, C5, C3
  • Clear Rhinestones from Stash
  • Paper Accents Silver Mirror Cardstock
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Elmer’s Multi-Purpose Spray Adhesive
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle Set 1
  • Stampin’ Up 3D Subtle Embossing Folder

Celebrate You Butterfly Frame

I did a purge of some of my stamps and dies the other day and decided to get rid of this die. Before doing so I thought I should at least make a card with it.

Products Used:

  • Butterfly Frame Die
  • SugarPea Designs Celebrate All the Things
  • Winnie & Walter Sentimental Birthday
  • Martha Stewart Three Butterfly Punch
  • Copic Markers: Y17, Y15, Y13, Y02; G29, G46, G24; G99, G94, YG03; C8, C7, C5, C3
  • Gold Rhinestones from Stash
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Super Fine Gold Embossing Powder
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Elmer’s Multi-Purpose Spray Adhesive
  • My Favorite Things A2 Stitched Rectangle Set 1
  • Cuttlebug Mosaic Embossing Folder

Magnificent Magnolia Thank You

I love the way this scalloped lattice background die really sets off the beautiful magnolia flower.

Products Used:

  • Cleary Besotted Magnificent Magnolia Stamp
  • Hong Kong Scalloped Frame
  • Copic Markers: RV66, RV63, RV52, RV000; G24, G21, G20; Colorless Blender
  • Pentel Sunburst Gold Metallic Gel Pen Medium
  • Ranger Super Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Dew Drop Brilliance Galaxy Gold Ink
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# and 110# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Clear Wink of Stella
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape

Alcohol Ink Background Butterfly Frame Birthday

I created another card with an alcohol ink background made from blues and silver mixative.  I had a small panel leftover and decided to use it to create another card.  I love when you can get two cards from one background.  I had purchased this butterfly frame a while ago from China.  It is interesting that when you purchase from there you usually aren’t give the name of the company who created it, so I just always note where I purchased it.  It is a pretty frame.

I die cut the leftover alcohol ink background using a My Favorite Things Wonky Rectangle.  I used the second largest size and it was perfect to allow the beautiful background colors to surround the die cut butterfly frame.  I cut the butterfly frame three time from Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock and adhered them together using Elmer’s Craft Bond Spray Adhesive.  The same adhesive was used to spray the back and adhere it to the alcohol ink rectangle.

I originally cut the sentiment from Paper Accents Silver Mirror Cardstock and stamped the secondary word from Winnie & Walter Sentimental Birthday with VersaMark Ink and heat embossed it with Ranger Detail Silver Embossing Powder.  I wasn’t happy with the way it looked, I felt it got lost on the background and so I cut the Technique Tuesday Say It Happy Die an additional two times from some Neena cardstock and adhered them over the silver “happy” cutout using spray adhesive.  I couldn’t do anything about the silver embossed word, but I felt that the sentiment looked better in white.

A side folding A2 cardbase was made from Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock.  Darice Sticky Back Foam was added to the focal image alcohol ink panel, but when I went to place it on the card front I felt it was too small, so I added a border of silver cardstock and thought that it looked much better.

Products Used:

  • Butterfly Frame Die from China
  • Technique Tuesday Say it Happy Die
  • Winnie & Walter Sentimental Birthday
  • VersaMark Ink
  • Ranger Fine Detail Silver Embossing Powder
  • Alcohol Inks: Stream, Aqua, Sailboat Blue, Denim, Silver Mixative, Alcohol Blending Solution
  • Paper Accents Silver Mirror Paper
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • My Favorite Things Wonky Stitched Rectangle
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Elmer’s Craft Bond Spray Adhesive
  • Be Creative Tape