Monday, 15 August 2011

Butterfly Card and Poppy Tag

Here are two projects that I've made for the GECKO GALZ Design Team using the Card Toppers Ephemera Sheet.
I have some acetate that has gold butterflies embossed on it so I coloured the back of some with alcohol ink and then attached it to a white card blank with some gold brads. I wrapped gold thread round the topper then matted it onto black card and then gold card. The butterfly is cut from another topper. I attached some black stamens and some gold beads on the body.
I started of by cutting the tag out of some patterned card then I stamped the poppy silhouette onto card and attached it to the tag. With a punch I cut some notches out of the corners of the topper then wrapped some gold thread around it. I then matted it onto some black card and attached it to the tag. I made the flower out of tissue paper and attached it to the tag with a brad. The last things that I did was to add some black sticky backed gems and some ribbon.
The stamps that I used are by Elusive Images.

14 comments:

  1. Both pieces are beautiful! Hugs, Valerie

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  2. Hi Hazel, WOW beautiful card, love the blue butterflies and the tag's very classy , lots of interest and great stamping. My grand daughter said they were beautiful, praise indeed!!! LOL Gay xxx

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  3. Hi Hazel. Beautiful work. Love them both.
    Regards Florence x

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  4. Hi, wow, the butterfly card is stunning. I love the thread across the front and the pearls. So pretty. The tag is beautiful too! Tags are my favorite to work on. I love your little stand.

    Have a blessed day.

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  5. Your art always has such style and elegance.
    Beautiful card and tag.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous, Hazel xxx

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  7. Hi Hazel
    Lovely cards.. .the butterflies re gorgeous and love the poppy too.
    Jo x

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  8. Very pretty! I love the flowers tag and of course who doesnt love butterflies too, Wonderful work as always. Hugs Kim

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  9. These are both really beautiful Hazel! The butterfly is gorgeous! Maria x

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  10. two gorgeous pieces, well done
    janet

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  11. Oh they are gorgeous,
    love the tag;-))m

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  12. Hi Hazel
    I believe we are to be team mates on the Creative Expressions DT. I will add you to my blog list.
    Your poppy tag is lovely!!
    Siobhan

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  13. I just love your work, those poppies are incredible and vibrant and that butterfly piece is superb
    Today i have a 24 hour only freebie of christmas images, if you would like it, please drop by and grab it asap as it will be gone tomorrow (UK am time ) Hope you like it
    have a wonderful day
    hugs June x

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