Monday, February 8, 2010

Midnight-Madness #40




Hi. This is my card for this week's Midnight-Madness Challenge. A very hard sketch for me this week and I struggled to get inspiration. I have stamped a butterfly twice and put it on 3D. (the scanner squashed it). I coloured the image with pencils and added stickles to the edges. The border was cut with a Fiskars embossing punch. I have posted this early as I have a very busy day today. Will add to Mr Linky when I return home...Loz
I have edited this 3 times and the words keep coming on the side and I don't know how to stop this...

12 comments:

  1. Oh I LOVE LOVE LOVE the colors you used. just beautiful :)

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  2. Hi Loz - this is gorgeous!! I think it is one of my favourites of yours! Love the butterfly and the punch you used. The added flowers are perfect! Loz - those leaves are so realistic - where do you get those?!?! Well played Loz...LOVELY! We are glad you played along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week this week, it is always a pleasure to see your cards and we look forward to seeing you again! {{{hugs
    Linda MMSC Design Team

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  3. Wow Loz, this is soooooooo beautiful!! You did an awesome job with this week's sketch, and I just love your HUGE side-scallops...perfect!

    Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Midnight Madness, and we hope you'll join us next week too! : )

    ~Cheryl
    MM February Guest Design Diva

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  4. Loz you have outdone yourself this week with this charming and creative display. The butterfly is gorgeous and your side panel looks lively. What a stylish card! Thanks for playing along with us at Midnight Madness this week.
    Bear Hugs,
    Carol :o}
    Midnight Madness Design Team

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  5. Simply Stunning!! LOVE IT!!!
    Hugs, Linda

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  6. Well, Laurel, you may have struggled with this card, but I'll tell you "it is drop-dead gorgeous!" What a beauty!

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  7. Laurel, Love the border on the side. Actually I just love the whole composition of the card. Everything just fits. TFS

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  8. Loz Your butterfly card is wonderful! Love your color choice and your side border! Wonderfully done. Thanks so much for joining us again this week. It is always a pleasure to check out your work!
    Denise
    Midnight Madness DT
    I have blog candy that ends the 15th of March!

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  9. Wow that is just beautiful..I think one of my favorite of yours. Gorgeous :)Thank you for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenge this week. Oh no, Valentines Day must coming…wait for it… I “LOVE” that you are around to share with us and your work fills my heart with joy. Be sure to check the sneak peek tomorrow and have a wonderful weekend filled with lots of love and of course crafting ;)
    Sending LOVE your way <3 <3 <3
    Priscilla
    MMSC Hostess

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  10. Beautiful Card Laurel. Great work happening here!

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  11. Sorry to be getting around here late. Boy are we getting so much snow here. It's all I'm doing is shoveling.
    I Love this card! The butterfly and flowers remind me of spring...which I so long for. Thank you for sharing and for playing along with us at the MMSC.

    Have a great week!

    Hugs,
    Carolyn
    MMSC DT

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