Wednesday, 2 September 2015

A for Archway

The latest Butterfly Challenge is 'A for Archway' and as I've used snippets of paper and mirri card I'm also paying a visit to the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.


Card blank: 5" x 5" white silk 
Image: Lili of the Valley 'Pretty Bouquet' pre-coloured topper
Die: Tattered Lace Floral Arch
Punch: Woodware butterfly
Other: Wink of Stella
Snippets: Purple floral card, dark blue mirri card

I trimmed the floral paper and attached it to the card front, leaving a small border around the edge.  I trimmed the pre-coloured LOTV topper and attached it to the card.  The floral die cut was trimmed to remove the doves from the top and a few flowers from the bottom so it fitted around the topper - I then attached this by the inside flowers only.  I punched three small butterflies from dark blue mirri card and attached them to the floral arch.  To finish, I added a Wink of Stella to highlight the cute image.

Kath x

15 comments:

  1. LOVE LOVE LOVE this.
    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  2. Beautiful card Kath and such a pretty archway die. Love it xx

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  3. Wow Kath - stunning card and so perfect for the butterfly challenge. Absolutely lovely!!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  4. Kath, Now this is fab. I love the colours.

    Hope you are having a good week. Sue

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  5. See ! I knew you could all put your thinking caps on and come up trumps!! This is lovely Kath. I love how you have framed the LOTV image and adapted the die cut to fit. Love those colours too. hugs Mrs A.

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  6. Ooops trigger happy . Meant to also say Thankyou for fluttering by my challenge. I do appreciate every one who enters. hugs Mrs A.

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  7. A really pretty card, I love the die cut archway and the cute LOTV image.
    Jean x

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  8. Gorgeous arch and love the image, great design.

    Kath x

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  9. A fabulous card Kath, such a sweet image and beautifully framed with your pretty floral arch.
    Pauline
    x

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  10. What a sweet and lovely card you created. Archway is just perfect for this challenge. Thanks for taking part in the Butterfly Challenge.
    Hugs Anne ,GD

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  11. Hi Kath! Thanks for popping over and saying Hello and becoming a new follower! I am now your follower as well. Love your pretty card today too!

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  12. Congratulations on being one of Di's picks Kath. This really is a very pretty card. I do love the colours you've used. Barbxx

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  13. This is gorgeous, Kath! I think you set the bar too high for the rest of us on this challenge with this beautiful card! Such a clever idea for the arch!

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  14. Such a pretty card Kath, a sweet image and lovely colours.
    Pauline
    x

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  15. Oh my, Kath! This is just the sweetest card! What a fabulous image!!

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