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Sep 23, 2017

Things with Wings at Allsorts Challenge

Hello and thanks so much for visiting! It's time already for a new challenge at Allsorts, this week our theme, chosen by Brenda, is "Things with Wings". This is always such a fun theme as there are so many stamps I could choose from, but I went with a floral/butterfly stamp by PSX. It's a really old stamps, but newer to me. I bought it last year but I think this is actually my first time using it. 

The stamp almost fills all of the card front, so I made a simple card to keep the focus on image. I heat embossed using black embossing powder and then colored using distress inks. The edges were distressed and to finish off the card I used a clear wink of stella glitter brush on the image. 
The colors were inspired by a fall color pallet but I'm affraid the blue is a little bit too summery. Still loving this color combo though! 

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brenda said...

A beautiful Butterfly creation Elly and so prettily coloured, many thanks for a super make for my wings theme this week.

B x

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Sooooooooo beautiful! LOVING those butterflies!!!!!!!!!!

Kathleen said...

Super creation, love the embossing and glitter on the butterflies, super image.

Kath x

Wendy L said...

This looks fab Ellie, lovely and bright, xx

Amy Johnson said...

So beautiful Elli! Large images can be so nice to work with because they you don't have to come up with a layout and all the other complexities of card making, and just let the image shine!

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card Ellie and love your choice of stamp and you have coloured it beautifully x Susan x