Thursday 29 May 2014

Butterfly Kisses

I'm getting ready for an influx of babies due in the next 4 - 6 weeks. One of which I know will be a girl, so this card is ready to go. This is my second effort at a tri-fold shutter card (my first one will be unveiled shortly!). These are so fun to make.

Saturated Canary Butterfly Baby

tri-fold shutter card

Card ingredients include:

Stamps: Saturated Canary Butterfly Baby, Kaszazz 'Butterfly Kisses' sentiment & all butterfly stamps
Copics: Skin: E000  E00  E02  R20  BV000
            Hair: E31  E33  E35
            Clothes: E50  E53  E57 RV000  R81  R83  R85
            Wings: E50  BG000  BG11  BG32  R81  R83  R85  R39
Papers: Kaiser Craft, cardstock
Dies: Memory Box Macarena Corner & Chesapeake Circle, Kaszazz Butterflies (x2 sizes)
Other: Seambinding ribbon, Kaszazz pearl brad, pearls, White Opal Liquid Pearls, Vintage Photo Distress Ink, buttons, white gel pen

Here are some close ups of the sweet little image and centre sentiment.

Saturated Canary Butterfly Baby

Kaszazz Butterfly Butterflies

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:

Color Throwdown #294
Crazy 4 Challenges #235: Bingo (text, distressing, bling)
Crafty Bloggers Network #May: Pink with Ribbon
Creatalicious #63: Frame It
Scrap-Creations 1: Celebrations
Stampin for the Weekend: For the Girls
Glitter n Sparkles #86: Add some Metal (brad) (Top 3!)
Hobbycutz #49: Vintage
Craft-room Challenge: Things with Wings
Artistic Inspirations #93: Things with Wings
Sentimental Sundays #208: Things with Wings
Use Your Stuff #137: Bling (Featured!)
Creative Card Crew #62: Shabby Chic/Vintage
Try It On Tuesday: Feminine & Fancy
Deep Ocean Challenge #78: Wings
Whimsy Inspires #71: Two or more Die cuts
Avenue 613 #73: Use Metal (brad)
Inky Chicks #30: Use a metal embellishment (brad)
Little Red Wagon #239: Buttons & Bows  (Featured!)
Inky Impressions #161: Anything Goes
The Pink Elephant #252: Anything Goes
Love to Scrap Challenge #30: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamps: Anything Goes
Sister Act #58: Anything Goes
Scribble & Scrap Crafts #19: Anything Goes
Creative Fingers Challenge #37: Anything Goes (Top 3!)
Fan-Tastic Tuesday #37: Anything Goes


  1. Very cute. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.
    Cathy DT Member

  2. It's gorgeous Alicia, love the tri-fold design and a fabulous job with the image........the wings are beautiful! Thanks for sharing with us over at Little Red Wagon this week.

  3. Such a pretty card and love the image and coloring. Great take on the challenge. Thanks for playing with us at TIOT.
    Hugz, Z

  4. Lovely Design, as always it is a pleasure to see your Creations, and thank you for sharing them with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, it is much appreciated...I hope you will join us again for another fun challenge next week, and good luck in the draw...
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday

  5. This is so cute! I'm going to have to try this fold!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Color Throwdown!

  6. Really cute! Thanks for joining us at TIOT! Valerie

  7. Cute card, thanks for joining us at Fan-Tastic Tuesday this week

  8. Fabulous card & your colouring is perfect :o)
    Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays & Good Luck!

  9. Hi Krafty kook Kat x I absolutely love this sweet image and the overall style of your card. It's so beautiful and pleasant on the eye thank you for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge this fortnight
    Crafty hugs Annie x

  10. Did a card using this fold a few months ago....was surprised that it was easier than it looked!! That SC image is adorable! Thxs for joining us at CTD!

  11. What a special card and looks so complicated! Beautiful coloring, too! Thanks for playing along with us at Color Throwdown!

  12. I love this fold and you decorated it wonderfully with awesome papers and great image. Thanks for joining us in our neighborhood Challenge at 613 Avenue Create. Have a blessed day!

    JO ANN

  13. This is so precious! I love the image and all the detail! Thanks for joining us this week at Use Your Stuff!

  14. Sweet and cute! This folding type of card can be a lot of work, you did a fantastic job! Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap! Challenge Blog
    Tina dt

  15. Cute card design, and your coloring is fantastic! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown.

  16. Lovely coloring and gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at Scribble and Scrap
    Sharon (DT)