Sunday, August 16, 2015

English Garden Butterfly Tutorial

I love butterflies and this card is one of my favs.  Do you see all the embossed butterflies in the background? That's one of the new 6"x6" embossing folders. There is so much you can do with this.
I hope you enjoy the card as much as I do.

Stamps: Butterfly Basics Stamp Set – Photopolymer #137154
Paper: Whisper White CS #100730; Blushing Bride CS #131198; Melon Mambo CS #115320; English Garden DSP #138440
Ink: Mossy Meadow Ink #133645
Misc.: Stamping Sponges (101610), Banner Triple Punch (138292), 2” Circle Punch (#133782) Fluttering Embossing Folder (139304), Big Shot (113439), Butterflies Thinlets (137360), Pearl Basic Jewels (119247)

Whisper White - 5 ½” x 8 ½ , 1” x 3”
Blushing Bride – 4” x 5.25” Scrap to punch 2” circle
Melon Mambo Scrap for Butterfly
Whisper White - 3 ¾” x 5”
English Garden – 1.5” x 3.75; 2” x 4”

Fold 5 ½” x 8 ½” piece of white cardstock and crease.
Using Banner Triple Punch, punch whisper white 1” x 3” piece and the two English Garden pieces.
Using Big Shot, emboss 3 ¾ x 5 piece of white with Fluttering folder. Cut out butterfly with Butterflies thinlets with Melon Mambo.
Punch 2” circle from scrap of Blushing Bride CS
Using Mossy Meadow ink, stamp words onto white CS piece that has been punched with Banner Triple punch. Sponge edges.
Using snail adhesive, adhere blushing bride layer to white base card. Adhere fluttering embossed piece. Adhere the two English Garden pieces. Adhere saying using dimensionals. Adhere blushing bride circle using dimensionals. Adhere butterfly with liquid glue. Adhere pearls.

Thank you for stopping by,