Wednesday, 5 March 2014

I appreciate you

Hi there - just a quick post from me today to add my card to two challenges:

Muse Challenge - This week we have a gorgeous card by vicki dutcher to inspire us:


Cas(e) this sketch - This week the sketch is by Julie day


My card:


Thanks for stopping by xx

Supplies: Mama elephant stamps - true friend, Mft butterfly dies - vivenne & darla, fancy flourish die, Stampin up embossing folder, distress ink - peacock feathers


30 comments:

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card Karen, I had the same butterfly dies out last night playing with them! cathy x

Irish Cherokee said...

WOW! Absolutely point on. Fabulous card.

Loll Thompson said...

So pretty Karen!! Love your embossed cloud background. And your butterfly is gorgeous! Loll xx

wienerhoneymooners said...

I agree point on!

Pat said...

This is such a pretty card Karen, and love that butterfly die in that strong turquoise colour. The cloud EF is the perfect background. Thank you for leaving such a nice comment on my blog. It is so lovely to have a visitor from Tasmania. x

Kylie said...

Oh Karen, this is truly stunning!!!

Darnell J Knauss said...

GASP!!! Honestly, Karen, you drop my jaw with every.single.card you make and they just get better and better!! I'm pinning this and adding another one to my to-CASE folder!! Hugs, Darnell

shirley-bee said...

This is so elegant, Karen! Love the embossed background and the swirl tucked behind the butterfly.

Lorraine said...

Very pretty card Karen. I love the butterfly die and embossed background
Lorraine x

lostinpaper said...

Pure elegance Karen (how cool is that cloud background)!

Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

Love the double layered butterfly - the white outline looks stunning on the aqua! Thanks for joining us at Muse this week!

poppaeacards said...

This is so classy and elegant, anyone would be lucky to recieve this card, Cx

wienerhoneymooners said...

Karen, this is so lovely, so AMAZING!!!!! Deserves to be shared more!!! (I LOVE it..!) It fits well with the Unscripted Sketches challenge to if you want to link up, I would LOVE to see you join us there!

Thanks, I will check out more of your work, I LOVE this!

Jerri said...

I love this card! I really love the background which I believe you said was a Stampin Up folder. I will have to check into getting one of those. Beautiful.

Vicki Dutcher said...

What an excellent take off the Muse card!! Thanks for joining in at MUSE.

Deepti said...

Super stunning :) love that butterfly

Hannelie said...

Stunning card Karen!
Its fresh and oh so lovely!

Joni nina Andaya said...

What a Beautiful card Karen! Lovely colors :)

Beebeebabs said...

Beautiful cards!!!

Petra Swart said...

This is beautiful, Karen!! Love the colours you have combined and your butterfly is stunning!!

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, this is gorgeous! Wonderful take on the sketch!

Deborah Frings said...

So beautiful. I do like the cloud embossed background, the delicate flourish and the lovely blue butterfly.

Linda said...

This is so beautiful and elegant.

Meg said...

This is just beautiful - love the butterfly! Great take on the Muse card this week.

Jacquie Southas said...

Lovely layers - the butterfly & flourishes are perfect!

Sian Ridley said...

This is absolutely STUNNING! I really can;t find the words to do justice to how beautiful this card is ;)

Tracey Wilson said...

beautiful! i love your embossed background!!! and thank you sooo much for voting for jj, every vote counts!!!
~tracey

Neets B said...

Just beautiful, love the colour combo.

Deni(se) said...

Gorgeous ... love the pin dot clouds in the background! So unexpected! Great butterfly and flourish too.

Marion said...

Wow Karen, this is gorgeous!