I stamped and embossed the image twice, watercolored both images, then cut out and layered the butterflies and floral elements.
The inside features a sentiment and a butterfly on a decorative border of the same paper used as a background for the central image on the card front.
Date: Saturday, August 15, 2009 GMT Views: 240
Keywords: Butterfly Pear MDC
Stamps: #SE4DD Summer Evening (Innovative Stamp Creations); “Friends are Lifetime Treasures (Inside greeting, from Hero Arts’ “Fancy Friends”)
Paper: “Secret Garden” (Summer Cottage collection, Daisy Bucket); Scraps of olive green and ivory card stock
Ink: Sage; Spanish Moss (VersaMagic); Clear embossing powder (Ranger); Fired Brick Distress Ink (Ranger)
Accessories: Sage green satin ribbon; Lime green Stickles; Watercolor pencils; Prima rhinestones; Cuttlebug Butterfly die and embossing folder; Nestabilities dies; Winsor and Newton Iridescent Watercolor Medium; Watercolor Pencils