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2009-06-23 just mojo-ing around

2009/06/23

When I came home from a weekend away I found in my mailbox a nice letter and some goodies from my stamping friend Sally. Here’s what she sent me….you can see the glittery dew drops on her card and she cuttled the final image. I really like this look, what texture! She also sent me a couple of DSP pieces, and I thought I’d add one of my wrinkle free distress experiment pieces too. It’s the one on the far left. Now what to make with them so I can send her a return card?

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I really like doing sketch challenges so I took the DSP Sally had sent me and went through my stash to see what I could match up with it. The sketch challenge that I used for today was Mojo Monday Week #92 and here is my finished sample:

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It’s pretty self explanitory…Here’s my list of supplies if you need them:
Cardstocks: Confetti white; Gable Green; DSP
Stamps: Thoughts & Prayers by Stampin Up
and embellishments: Green eyelit ribbon; metallic silver thread; wall paper (butterfly); Sizzlets die cut (leafy branch); Cuttlebug butterly die cut; Tim Holts blending tool; crystal gems; crystal lacquer; 3-d mouting tape and Nestabilities assorted dies.

and so you can see the texture on the butterfly I took this shot. It is just a wallpaper scrap that already had texture on it. I also embossed it with the Cuttlebug embossing folder, but it really didn’t need it. I rubbed the raised image with some distress ink. I added some wire between the layers of the butterfly wings…so that when the card is received it’s wings can be fluffed and bent anyway she likes.
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9 Comments leave one →
  1. 2009/06/23 11:05 am

    Lovely card!

  2. Anne Pavlosky permalink
    2009/06/23 12:05 pm

    Fabulous card. What an amazing butterfly with the texture. Great idea. Thanks so much for sharing.

  3. sandie carter permalink
    2009/06/23 6:57 pm

    This card is absolutely gorgeous – love the butterfly and the added flowers. TFS

  4. 2009/06/23 10:51 pm

    Absolutly beautiful! You are so good at every card you design. Your work is fabulous.
    Thank you for sharing.

  5. 2009/06/24 10:50 am

    So pretty! All your details are just perfect!

  6. 2009/06/24 11:37 pm

    Just discovered your blog. Your creations are fabulous, I love them all. Using the textured wall paper with the Cuttlebug butterfly is fantastic!!!

  7. Su Z permalink
    2009/06/26 6:58 pm

    Oh My now that is a card, i love it so much.. You are really great

  8. 2009/06/27 2:01 pm

    This card has become wonderful.
    I love the stencil also very much.
    You have a very nice Blog.
    Lots of love from Germany sends
    Annette

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