Saturday, March 27, 2010

Dancing Butterflies

When I saw the challenge on Moxie Fab World's blog was paper-piecing, I mentally chose these butterflies. Then I saw Barbara's card using polka-dotted clouds, and I knew I wanted to add that idea to the mix, too.
I chose mostly dotted papers, with a stripe and a gingham, too.

supplies: Hero Arts S5215 Clouds, CG130 Butterflies, CL184 Thoughtful Messages, MX115 Designer Butterflies (butterfly trails), white cardstock, Recollections pastel pearls, black wire for antennae, VersaFine Onyx Black and Adirondack Stonewashed inks


18 comments:

  1. What a neat card!! I love the dotted sky, Lin! So fun!! And those pretty, patterned butterflies look wonderful with the added pearls!! :)

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  2. Lin, it is absolutely beautiful. Your paper choices are perfect. As always - inspirational!

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  3. Lovely card Lin, all that paper piecing must have taken ages!

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  4. Gorgeous card Lin! Your paper piecing is awesome! I love your polka dotted clouds too! That was so sweet of you to link me! :-D
    Barbara

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  5. Your dotted clouds add a touch of whimsy to your card and great close-up of your wonderful paper piecing!

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  6. Wonderful card Lin. Just love those clouds

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  7. Hi Lin,
    Yours is cute too! I definitely have a thing for butterflies :-)

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  8. wow! beautiful paper piecing on those butterflies, Lin!! very lovely pastel colors!

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  9. Oh my word!! You paper pieced all those segments?? I bow to you, Lin! The butterflies are gorgeous! Love the mixed patterns & colors...

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  10. Hi Lin, Thanks for your sweet words over at my blog. Your entry is absolutely gorgeous! The clouds really pop up and the butterflies are awesome! Beat of luck too.

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  11. Love that butterfly pieced and you have done a fabulous job of it and the polka dot clouds are adorable!

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  12. Cool design Lin! Why on earth haven´t I thought of using those stamps together - so clever!!!!

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  13. LIN!!! Your paperpiecing is intricate and beautiful! And those bold, polka-dot clouds are so dramatic!

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  14. Beautiful card Lin! Great butterflies!

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  15. LOVE your card Lin and the polka dot clouds are just Perfect!!!

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  16. Gorgeous paper piecing, such fun and very bright colors! I need to try paper piecing more often!

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  17. Hey Lin! Thanks so much for entering the Picking Up the Pieces Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! :)

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