Sunday, June 9, 2013

Sending hugs and prayers


Hi friends.   I was inspired by the sketch over at Fusion challenge, the Trend Watch challenge at Paper Smooches and I am also going to send this card to Maddy next week.

Here is the sketch:

Here is the Paper Smooches Trend Watch Inspiration picture:



I embossed the image from Summer Silhouettes in Gold and punched my butterflies out of vellum cardstock.  Added a gold sequin to the middle and stamped the sentiment from Spiritual Sampler by Paper Smooches. 

Another one using different colors and bigger butterflies:



Thank you for visiting and have a great day!

Cardstock:  Pretty In Pink, Early Espresso, Vellum
Ink:  Versamark, Early Espresso
Stamps:  Summer Silhouettes (SU!), Spiritual Sampler (Paper Smooches)
Accessories:  Butterfly punch, Gold embossing powder, gold sequins, Stripes embossing folder



14 comments:

  1. Both such beautiful cards Kristie! Fabulous embossing.

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  2. Beautiful cards! The gold is a perfect touch!

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  3. This is so very pretty...the embossing gives your cards such a dramatic WOW!! Thanks for playing with us at Fusion!

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  4. WOW!!! Just GORGEOUS! LOVE the beautiful vellum butterflies! So glad you played along with us this week at Paper Smooches SPARKS challenge!!!

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  5. BeeYOOtiful! Both of them, but you know me, I'm a sucker for pink, so that's my fave. Lovin' the vellum flutterbies and the embossing, both dry and heat. Gorgeous cards both!

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  6. Understated elegance - love the card in pink - the gold & vellum butterflies really pop!

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  7. Beautiful cards!! Love the design.

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  8. The embossing is great, both the gold heated one and the scored one on the bottom.

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  9. Both of your cards are just beautiful and your design works so nicely for thinking of you cards.

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  10. Beautifully elegant design that totally captures the the essence of your message! The velum butterflies are beautiful paired with the sentiments.

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  11. These are both so pretty!! Love this interpretation of the sketch!

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  12. OHHHH! I love these two cards-- love the gold embossing! I just got that stamp set two weeks ago! Can't wait to use it:) THANKS so much for joining in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS Trend Watch challenge! Hope you stop by and join in the fun this week!!!

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Your comments are much appreciated. Thank you!

Hugs,
Kristie