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Friday, 20 August 2010

Crafty Catz #46 Does Butterflies & Buttons

Well good morning to you all it is Friday so time for another challenge over at Crafty Catz . Wow you sure liked the my theme last week Animals, we had another record up take and we had so much fun and learnt so much from hopping about your blogs.

Well this week it is Suzies turn to set the theme.

So get your buttons out and all those Butterflies they make such lovely embellishments.

Our sponsor this week is Lilac & lemon designs the winner will receive 2 stamps.

Also there is chance of winning a GDT spot for 2 weeks.

For my card I picked a Penny Black looks like I am in the animal /bear mood again. I just love this set and although I am not the best at colouring Bears think i am getting a little better though the stamp is a dream to colour. The image has been coloured with my promarkers and lots of touches of glitter to this card on all the butterflies. The paper is from my stash the lighter paper is Laura Ashley and the darker is from a freebie pad from a mag. Used a few MS punches for the square and the butterflies. The strip of ribbon at the bottom of the card has some lovely pale lemon flowers on. Buttons are recycled from some clothing and some thread tied and glued to them. Flowers are from Hobby Craft. Sentimanet is also a freebie so sorry dont know the name.

Sorry lots of pictures trying to get the angle right for the glitter. Layout is from Papertake Weekly a simple but effective sketch which I am sure iI will use time and time again.

I am entering this card in to the following challenges

Wild Orchid - One for the girls

Just Cute Bears - Buttons & Blooms

Creative Inspirations Monday - Recycle ( buttons)

Every body art challenge - In the garden

Simple Doodles - lets Celebrate


Andrea said...

very pretty card x


Gorgeous card Sue
Hugs Dianne xx :)

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Sue this I love the colours, flowers, butterflies and that image are such a delight to see, your colouring is ace.
Lorraine x

Janette said...

Gorgeous card Sue,don't know what you mean about colouring Bears though..they always look perfect to me....gorgeous layout and embellies.xx

Wishcraft said...

Lovely card Sue, love the image and your pretty details :o) Lisa x

carol said...

i love your card sue,hugs carol x

Lindsey said...

This is so pretty Aunty Sue.
Have a lovely weekend x

Cor* said...

Your coloring rocks! It is gorgeous. Fab layout and butterflies and buttons. Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations for our recycling challgne this fortnight.

Elaine said...

Your bear colouring is fab, I try to avoid animals as I'm really poor at colouring them.
Love this image, teddy is so cute.
Lovely papers and your embellies are perfect.
Love Elaine xx

Danni said...

How adorable!! This is just precious! Thank you for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Kat said...

Gorgeous card. I love how you've coloured that sweet PB image and that punched round the edge background. Thanks for joining us at Just Cute Bears this week.

Kat x

tilly said...

A beautiful challenge card, lovely colours
Tilly x

Basslady said...

a wonderful cards!

love the frame, the delicious flowers and the hole look of it!

xoxo silvi (germany)

Sue said...

Hi Sue
aww beautiful card, fabulous colouring, luv the boarder, thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next week, sue,x

Helen said...

Beautiful card - love the colours!
Thanks for joining us at Just Cute Bears!
Helen x

Cheryl said...

This is so sweet! I love the color and that beautiful butterfly.

Patsi said...

gorgeous card babe, and my favourite colour!

well done xx

sallysbitz said...

Cute card xx
The colouring is fine,love it.

Debs said...

Aww this is gorgeous Sue. Love the stamp and you have coloured it perfectly. Debs xx

Tina46 Kreativblog said...

sweet card !! I love the cute image. thanks for joining in our challenge.
hugs tina46

debby4000 said...

Adorable card, wonderful colours and image.

Scrapaddict said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for playing Jazzy Paper Designs!

joey said...

Hiya Sue

gorgeous card hunny I love the bordered edge, thanks for joining us at tpc


Trish Hughes said...

wonderful job, thanks so much for playing along with SD!