Paper and Ink Imaginings

just playing with paper and ink

Thirteenth Birthday Card with Butterflies



This request came up at the last minute. I struggled with the design for various reasons, but I am happy with the final result.

Supplies: Stamps – Karen Foster Snap Stamps, Reverse Confetti, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stardreams Flame, Taylored Expressions Lemon Meringue, Lollipop, inks – Tim Holtz/Ranger Distress Inks Abandoned Coral, Picked Raspberry, Squeezed Lemonade, VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – Spellbinders (square), Stampin’ Up! (banner), stencil – Heidi Swapp, butterfly punch – Martha Stewart, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, organdy ribbon – Offray.

4 thoughts on “Thirteenth Birthday Card with Butterflies

  1. You should be happy – this looks like you nailed the brief! Colourful, fun, pretty but stylish too. I love that colour blend. Might need to make some purchases….

  2. Wow, that background is stunning! 🙂