Thursday, 27 September 2012

Blue butterflies

This is another concertina  card, this time using butterflies. Once again, all background papers are from my offcuts box . I edged the butterflies with a Le Plume alcohol marker and added a few Poundland gems.


This is for:

Whoopsi daisy: things with wings
Crafting for all seasons 36: things with wings
Let's craft and create 54: things with wings
2 sisters 110: things with wings
Songbird 4: defying gravity - anything that flies
Flutter by Wednesday 207: open - with butterfly
Crazy challenge 129: spots or stripes
Victorine 43: dots
Use it Tuesday 40: use your scraps
Fab n funky 140: starts with F - folds
Penny's 95: more than 1 fold
Cutie pie 27: shaped cards
Shelly's terrifically thrilling Thursday: show us your shape
LEJ designs 22: monochromatic
Take a word: blue
Recycle, re-purpose & re-invent September: anything goes (the 'William Morris' card used for the final background was rescued from a stationery wallet)
Love to create 34: anything goes
Creative craft: anything goes
Party time Tuesday 87: anything goes
Blog a doodle: anything goes
The paper shelter 83: anything goes
Simon says: anything goes
Craft us crazy 27: anything goes (don't do Halloween, so went for the alternative)
ATCs and cards with attitude 23: anything goes
Through the craftroom door 37: anything goes
Just keep on creating September 3: anything goes
Natalie and Amy: anything goes
Make it Monday 108
Inspire me Fridays 77

35 comments:

  1. All 3 concertina cards are beautiful. Have oooo'd and arrrrrr'd over each one. Hugs Mrs a

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  2. THIS IS ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!!You are very Creative and I so enjoyed each and every single card!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia

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  3. Hi Hazel Love your card the colour combo is great and the butterfies are super
    Thank you for joining in the lejdesigns Challenge and good luck
    Janet

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  4. This is just stunning Hazel...so beautiful.I love the butterflies and colours, fabulous design and the photo is gorgeous with the fluffy clouds in the background...gorgeous work.
    Thanks for joining in with us at Flutter By Wednesdays

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  5. What a great idea Hazel - I love the butterflies and gorgeous gems - thanks for playing at Fab'n'Funky challenges this week x

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  6. Another fabulous card Hazel !

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  7. what a eautiful card thanks for joining in with us at Craft us Crazy hugs sassyxhttp://craftuscrazy.blogspot.co.uk/

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  8. Gorgeous card, and wtg combining all those challenges, wow! waving hi from the hills of North Carolina :)

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  9. Another chance to see this beauty...

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’
    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  10. Wow another stunner, loving these cards. Fab butterflies. Thanks for sharing at Songbird Challenges.
    Hugs Sue W.

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  11. Hi Hazel what a gorgeous card , well done its just fabulous and perfect for our challenge this week. Thank you for joining us at The Whoopsi Daisy challenge this week Hugs Elaine

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  12. Fab concertina card Hazel, I love the colour combination and fab butterflies.
    Thank you for joining us this week at Whoopsi Daisy.
    Pauline
    x

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  13. Hi Hazel, I just popped back to say thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
    Pauline
    x

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  14. beautiful card love the butterflies and colour thanks for sharing with us at 2sisters this week and good luck with the challenge Tracy x

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  15. This is so pretty, love the butterflies,
    Thanks for joining in with The Cutie Pies x
    Wendy x

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  16. And another beauty - good job I don't have to pick a favourite! Love those butterflies. Hugs, Di xx

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  17. Lovely shaped card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie, good luck, cheers Sue x

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  18. These cards are just amazing and certainly have that "WOW" factor! Thanks so much for joining our "SHOW US YOUR SHAPE" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
    Darlene
    Shelly's Images DT
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  19. My word this is wonderful just love the butterfly's superb!! Thanks for entering into our first challenge over at Natalie and Amy's again its so lovely to keep seeing your wonderful designs!! Love Chanelle xx

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  20. Fab creations Love the fold and the butterflies...
    thanks for join Craft Us Crazy

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  21. beautiful card. I love the design with the multiple butterflies. Wonderful choice of papers. Thanks for joining us at Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent. Great recycling of the WM card.

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  22. Amazing card. Love the blue butterfly so much. Thank you for playing at Stamp-N-Doodle. Hope to see you again next week.
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  23. Hazel, this is so pretty! Love this fold! Thanks for playing in our things with wings challenge at Whoopsi Daisy! Best of luck in the draw! Hope to see you next week!
    Hugs,
    Karen C

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  24. Beautiful card Hazel! Thanks for sharing with us at Songbird! Laura x

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  25. Your card is SOO cool! I don't think I've ever heard of a 'concertina' card before. Love the big blue butterflies :-) Thanks for playing along with Flutter By Wednesdays!

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  26. FANTASTIC butterfly concertina card. Love it.

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  27. All 3 cards for or challenge is very nice and well done!
    Thank you for joining us at The Crazy Challenge #129 "Spots and/or stripes"

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  28. Another stunning creation! WOW!! Thanks for Joining us at Use it Tuesday!! :)

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  29. Hazel, Beautiful card. I love William Morris and such a great pattern to find inside a a stationary wallet. Thank you for joining us on Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent.
    :) Chris / CS Designs

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  30. very beautiful!!

    Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges!!
    hugs
    xMx

    you can visit http://whenthescraphitsthefun.blogspot.com/
    for my free digis!!

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  31. Just gorgeous Hazel! What an amazing design!! Love it!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

    Hugs...
    Melissa

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  32. All 3 of your concertina cards, wow! I surely could NOT pick a favorite. All 3 were so lovely. TFS & Hugs too.

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  33. An absolutely beautiful card! I love the effect of the repeated butterflies! Thanks for joining us at Use It Tuesday!

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  34. Thanks so much for sharing this lovely project at Anything goes, Just keep on creating.
    Sorry it has taken so long to leave a comment. Just to let you know that the challenges are up and running again so hope you will continue to play along.

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