Friday, September 26, 2014

Artfully Sent Card with a Color Dare

Yippee! I received my new Artfully Sent Cricut cartridge this past week and couldn't wait to try it out! Here is the first card I made. Well, it's actually a sleeve that I turned into a card!


First I cut out the butterfly sleeve. I also cut a piece of white CS to fit inside the sleeve because I wanted to use markers to color the butterfly images. I lightly traced the butterflies onto the white cs and then used the markers. I glued the white cs to the inside front of the sleeve. Instead of using the flap to finish the sleeve, I cut a piece of cs to cover the the butterfly side to give a nice finished look. Now you end up with a sleeve turned into a card!


This shows the inside right of the card. I used butterflies from the cutting process to decorate the inside of the card. The are just too cute to waste!

-Artfully Sent Cricut cartridge
-Just to Say (part of the Artfully Sent collection)
-Shinhan Markers: Tender Pink, Leaf Green, Marigold, Warm Gray
-CS: Juniper, White Daisy
-Ink: Juniper
-Black Epoxy Bubbles
-Bitty Sparkles

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The colors for Color Dare #112 are: Cotton Candy, Juniper, Pear and Sorbet. Come join us! 


Have a great day!
Michelle

3 comments:

  1. Very fun card! Love how you added the Clear Sparkles here and there and the black epoxy bubbles on the butterfly heads.

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  2. Great way to use the sleeve, Michelle! You really made those butterflies pop! Thanks for sharing on the Color Dare!

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