Friday, March 11, 2011

Just Add Ink #59 - A Sketch

Baja Butterflies

We've got an awesome sketch this week from one of our talented DT gals, the lovely, Mae Collins. Why don't you head on over to Just Add Ink to view all the inspiration and find some time to join in with this week's challenge.



This Week's Sketch at Just Add Ink



My submission was inspired by a lovely card that Rochelle shared with Tania, Mae and I at our last get together. I've been wanting to make a card with the little butterflies sitting on the 'Thoughts and Prayers' branch ever since.

Also, I recently received some goodies in the mail from Dawn Raspas, as a thank you gift for designing in the last two rounds of UStamp with Dawn and Friends. So combined with a great sketch, a stamp set in mind, a lovely new tag die and Framed Tulips Embossing Folder (available in the upcoming Autumn/Winter Mini Catalogue), I set about the task of creating this week's challenge.


Project Recipe for Baja Butterflies:
Stamp Sets: Thoughts & Prayers, Fresh Cuts, Sanded
Ink: Sahara Sand, Chocolate Chip
Card Stock: Sahara Sand, Very Vanilla, Baja Breeze
Accessories: Framed Tulips Embossing Folder, Two Tags' Die (gifts from USA), Chocolate Chip DSP, Baja Breeze Satin Ribbon (retired), Beautiful Wings Embosslits, 1 1/4" Circle Punch, Scallop Circle Punch, Stamping Sponges, Dimensionals, Corner Rounder Punch

Thanks, Nancy!! This card was featured on iPICKS #123. However, I'm not thankful for THIS.


10 comments:

Paula said...

LOOOOve this! How cool you to got play with new toys from Dawn. I am a little green right now :-)

delysc said...

Gorgeous Card Bron..must get that thoughts and prayer stamp out ..I havent used it for ages.
Love it with the butterflies. The whole card is so 'restful'. You can send me this card anytime you like! lol

Mae Collins said...

A beautiful card Bron! Don't you just love it when lots of things you want to do can all come together on the one card. Have fun playing with your new toys!

Caroline said...

Very pretty Bronwyn! Loved your UStamp projects too!

KimB said...

I just love the way you vintage Bron!! Hmm I'm going to have to think of a way to use the butterflies flying up something too its looks gorgeous!
Kim

Amanda said...

Those colours are just so sweet together. Love your card to bits, and can't wait to have a go at this weeks challenge!! WOOHOO! xx Amanda

Shauna said...

Very cute card!

Christine Blain said...

Bron, this is absolutely beautiful. The tiny butterflies are PERFECT on the Thoughts and Prayers stamped image (I haven't used mine for ages either - now you've inspired me to get it out)!!

Andrea L - EnchantINK said...

How sweet ... this is such a serene card, Bronwyn! That embossing folder is so gorgeous ... I am glad we have the opportunity in the next mini catty! Hugs xxaxx

Created By You said...

What a beautiful card Bron!!
Hugs,
Sharon F.

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