Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Butterfly Tag Thinking of You

I like to make "thinking of you" and "just because" cards for my parents, and I mail them every week or so. My parents don't live near me, and I think they really look forward to these cards!  Here are the supplies I used for this one:  sentiment stamp (The Old Island Stamp Company), swirls stamp (Paper Pleasures), ink (Ancient Page - Chocolate), cardstock (kraft - Stampin' Up!, white - Recollections), DP (pumpkin, waterfall - Memory Star, and cocoa - Carson Dellosa), butterfly and border dies (Spellbinders - Fanciful Flight and Classic Edges One), butterfly punch (EK Success), tag punch (Marvy Uchida), twine and gems (dollar store).

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
AnnaBelle Stamps AC165 Colour Challenge:  Cocoa, Waterfall, Pumpkin
Crafts and Me Challenges #138 - Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday #86 Anything Goes
Thanks for looking at my card!  I am so grateful for all you wonderful comments!


Avril Ann said...

Lovely card, and such a wonderful thing to do for your parents, must do this, too, my Mum lives a bit away, mmm, thanks for the thought xxx

Dawny P said...

Gorgeous :) I love the colours you used and the lovely design. Thank you for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge. Hugs, Dawny x

lostinpaper said...

Your card is stunning, I can see why your parents look forward to their card! What a fabulous idea, I think I should mail out my parents a card each week they live 21 hours drive away from me(I could probably find one somewhere around here.... )
Thanks so much for sharing with us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

Beautiful autumn colour combination - love the freedom the butterfly represents! Thanks so much for joining us at A Blog Named Hero!

Karen Letchworth said...

Another lovely card, Karen. Thanks so much for sharing your pretty work with us again this week. It's so nice to have you join us and share your talents.
Blessings to you,
Word Art Wednesday

AnnaBelle Stamps Blog said...

Beautiful! Love the strips of DP and raised butterflies!
TFS with us this week :)

Michelle Lupton said...

Love the colours you used - Thanks for playing along with our Tag challenge at A Blog Named Hero :)

Jo Ann said...

What an awesome concept. Those DP borders are wonderful blend to the Kraft CS you used. Simply gorgeous! Thanks for blessing us with your wonderful artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday. Hugs and blessings!