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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Butterfly and Roses Card


This is another of the digital stamps I made the other day. I had originally planned on printing the butterfly twice so I could layer them and raise the wings on the top butterfly, but I forgot, and only printed it once. My house is tiny, and my printer is very large, so printing for me at home is difficult. It means rearranging things and carrying a very heavy printer, so I decided to do something different from what I had planned.

First I colored the stamp with Copics. Next, I went around a lot of the parts with a metallic gold pen, which gave it sort of a cloisonne look. It was pretty, but it didn't have the dimension I had planned on, so I used Glossy Accents on the butterfly, and he looked really nice, although you can't see it in the photograph.

My DCWV Mariposa stack had a sheet of purple CS with gold foil, and I had never found anything to go with it. The butterfly seemed to work, so I used it with some Gold mirror card and mounted it onto my card. Then I cut out a few different doilies, and decided I like this one by Noor! Designs the best, so I stenciled it with Delicata Golden Glitz, and mounted it, and the butterfly onto the card.

Next, I added roses, rosebuds, foliage, and pearls to the card.

5 comments:

Regina Hamilton said...

Kathi, this is breathtaking. I love that butterfly. The colors are stunning.

JD said...

Beautiful card...It always amazes me the beautiful work you do with your gold pen. You must have a very steady hand.

Myrna said...

Kathi
Your butterfly is stunning!!
Actually the whole card is stunning.
The butterfly catches my eye though because, as you know, I LOVE blue. lol
I wish my hand was as steady as yours with such great coloring and outlining.
Myrna

Marie-Louise said...

Wow Kathi this is absolutely gorgeous.

Alison Scott said...

Beautiful butterfly Kathi. It's gorgeous.