Monday, July 20, 2009

Monday At The Cafe with more butterflies



Happy Monday to you all! It's time for this week's Monday At The Cafe and I promised you more butterflies so here they are for your viewing pleasure.


I started by printing the images from Social Butterflies and Clear Butterflies on Saffron card stock. I colored in the leaves with my Apricot Marker cause in my world, leaves should be Apricot. LOL! I then covered the butterflies and leaves with Glossy Accents and sprinkled Dazzling Diamonds just on the leaves, shaking off the excess when they had had time to dry. I wanted the image to float out of the top of the box, so I cut across the top, stopping at either side of the image and then used my scissors to cut the images out. I paired the saffron with apricot and black card stock and added the ribbon, piercing and brads to finish it off.

For this and many more great sets, head on over to The Cutting Cafe. Just click the link in this post or on my side bar and you'll be whisked away to many more great images.

On a personal note, my husband lost his job today, so please be in prayer that he finds another one soon. I know we aren't the only ones dealing with this situation and I join all of you who are in the same boat in prayer that the economy will soon stabilize.

Thanks for stopping by my little slice of the stamping world and have a blessed day! TTFN

Hugs, Becky

10 comments:

Beth said...

This is gorgeous Becky love all the sparkle on those butterflies.
Hugs
Beth

Jessie/knightrone said...

This is gorgeous Becky!!

Bonnie said...

This is beautiful Becky and I LOVE that Dazzling Diamonds....I've never used it but it is gorgeous! and I truly believe that leaves should be an apricot colour too!

~amy~ said...

gorgeous Becky!

Tina said...

Very pretty, love the colors and the sparkle.

Regina Easter said...

oh becky sweetie this is beyond gorgeous....you are amazing girl....also know that you and your family are in my prayers....i know that you are a spirtual person, so god is in charge and he will take care you and your family....hugs

Catherine said...

I just love this card, Becky! Great color combo, and love the glitter! Excellent job!

Tonya said...

Becky, This is beautiful. Love the colors ans the added effect of the Dazzling Diamonds.


Inky Hugs,
Tonya

~Michelle~ said...

lovely card Becky! I just won these sets from Maria Matter.....I can't wait to play with them!

BIG HUGS....will be thinking of you and your hubby.

ScrapMomOf2 said...

This is beautiful Becky! I love it!

Oh Becky, I'm so sorry to hear that your husband lost his job. It's just awful and so heartbreaking that this is going on EVERYWHERE! I just wish it would get better! I hope he finds something soon!

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