Thursday, April 4, 2019

STAMPlorations Spring Fling

Hello and happy Thursday crafty friends!
I'm excited to be part of the STAMPlorations Spring Fling Giveaway!
It's day 4 of the giveaway and today's prize is another fabulous one:




For my card, I first created a monoprint background using the
 ARTplorations Floral Mania stencil and a few colors of Distress inks.
While that dried, I stamped the larger butterfly from the Layered Butterflies
stamp set in the same inks used on the background. I fussy cut it, and added
some Wink of Stella to the spots on the wings and colored in the antennas
with a purple Gelly Roll pen. Once the background was dry, I stamped the sentiment
from the Sketched Simple Gift set. I doodled around some of the flowers with a 
black pen and added dots using the same purple pen. The butterfly
was popped up using foam squares.




I hope that you enjoyed my project. For all the details and
even more amazing inspiration, please head over to 
the STAMPlorations blog to see what my talented teammies
created for today! Don't forget to leave a comment there and on the design
team's blogs each day for a chance at winning some fantastic prizes!

What's more, there is already a sale going on all month for


 Thanks for visiting and I hope you have a great day!





Supplies:
Stamps: STAMPlorations - Layered Butterflies, Sketched:Simple Gift
Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black; Ranger DI - Shaded Lilac, Wilted Violet, Blueprint Sketch
CS: Strathmore - mixed media paper; TE; Darice
Accessories: ARTplorations - Floral Mania stencil; water mister; Sakura - purple Gelly Roll pen; Faber Castell - black Artist PITT pen; WOS pen; MISTI
Adhesives: SA by 3L - tape runner, 3D foam squares

25 comments:

Cathy F said...

Fabulous make - love that big butterfly!

KT Fit Kitty said...

Such a pretty card! The butterfly is just beautiful!

Esther Asbury said...

Such a pretty background and I love the blue/purple color scheme on your sweet spring card!

Gail said...

Cris - totally awesome card! I am in awe of this beauty - TFS

JenniferE said...

Beautiful! Love the colors!

Mary Holshouser said...

Lovely card. The butterfly
is elegant. thanks for
sharing. txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

Becca Yahrling said...

This is really pretty; love the design. And the purple! lol

Glennis F said...

Gorgeous blues!

Tee said...

An artsy card- love the butterfly, flowers and your doodling!

Denise Bryant said...

So pretty! I love the butterfly!

MadeByMeghanK said...

Such pretty colors! I love that unique butterfly!

Helen Gullett said...

Chris this is beautiful card

ionabunny said...

Such a pretty image and love the colours you used. Hugz

sharon g said...

The blue is really pretty on this cool butterfly. Nice

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

The colors you used are very lovely and I love this!

Karenladd said...

Loving the peaceful color combo that you used!

Ina G said...

Fantabulous creations Chris. Awesome layout and stamping.

Dee Earnshaw said...

ooh this card is so creative - love it:)

Arianna Barbara said...

This is so pretty!!!

Heather said...

So pretty! Fabulous background and I love the colors!

Deepti Aggarwal said...

Beautiful card..love the big butterfly so much..

Sue D said...

I like the colors and the pretty background for the butterfly.

Subhashini said...

In love with the choice of colors for this project.Thanks for the great inspiration.

Dana M said...

Beautiful, whimsical and playful - fabulous card!

Valerija said...

Awww... how beautiful and relaxing card!! I love it!

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