Sunday, 24 May 2015

I'm a purdy butterfly

Have you seen the latest challenge at Oddball Art to add a butterfly or dragonfly.  As I'd prepared my challenge inspiration card I thought I'd do one just for fun :)

This gorgeous butterfly girl image (No 164) is available from Etsy.  If you want this or any other item from Lizzy's shop you can get 10% discount by quoting my code DTANDREA10 at checkout.

For a change I'm going to describe all the background first. 
I've used some red and black card stock and the red design paper is a Lemoncraft one.

The gold netting was saved from a bouquet of flowers I was given ages ago and I've only just used some :)

Flowers are all from Wild Orchid Crafts.  There are some tiny silver dragonfly beads which I found on Amazon.  The gold self adhesive gems and the 3D butterfly which is a Docrafts one were bought at Hobbycrafts.

So onto the actual image and here's a close up.

She's coloured with ProMarkers.  I decided to do her with firey wings which was the origination for all my colour scheme in this card.  Her hair was coloured with a combination of Copics and biro.  The image was cut out using a Spellbinders die and I've used some  vanilla ProMarker to edge it with.

Hope you like my just for fun card :)
Andrea x

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Sparkles - It's Spring
Fab n Funky - Flora and Fauna
Polkadoodles - Girly But No Pink
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes


10 comments:

  1. Such a sweet card Andrea, adorable image and gorgeous detail! Thanks for joining in our celebrations at Passion for Promarkers this week! :) Donna ♥ x

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  2. This is gorgeous. Your colouring is fabulous and I love all your beautiful detailing.
    Thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge this week.
    Sue xx

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  3. Gorgeous card Andrea. I love the image and your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at PFP for our special 6th anniversary challenge. Hugs, Denise x

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  4. Stunning Andrea. Gorgeous choice of colour. Thanks for sharing at Sparkles Monthly. Caz

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  5. Gorgeous card, Andrea! Love the image and the colour combo is wonderful! Thanks for joining in our anniversary challenge at PFP this week, Juliexx

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  6. A really lovely card Andrea. Thank you for joining us at Passion for Promarkers, Shelly x

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  7. Great card. thanks for joining in with the anything goes challenge at Creative Inspirations.
    CraftyNatalie {DT}

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  8. Stunning creation thanks for joining the Girly but not pink fun over at Polkadoodles and good luck.
    Anita (DT)
    http://www.polkadoodle.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. Another cute card Andrea, love the butterfly wings on the image. Pretty colours too. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sparkles this month.

    Hugs
    Brenda
    Sparkles DT

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  10. lovely card
    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles - *Girly but no Pink*
    xx

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