Butterfly Birthday

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I am so excited…today the mailman brought me some stamps from the first ever release from Happy Little Stampers! Yes, there’s a new stamp company in town and get a load to this amazing Butterfly Birthday set! I always think of my friend Dawn when I see a butterfly – as she really loves them! Do you have a stamp image that reminds you of somebody, or is it just me? Tell me in the Comments below!

This Butterfly Birthday set has three very different bold butterflies that will definitely give you loads of ideas and a good variety of cards – just what you want from a stamp set. Even better – there are three great sayings that are the perfect size and in a handwritten print. It’s the perfect compliment, I just love it when there are greetings mixed in with great images.

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Now, you may think I’m biased, because I’m on the design team for the Christmas Challenge, but I purchased these myself, and let me tell you – the quality is there and I’m overjoyed with the design and size of each. Kylie will get these right out to you, they’re well priced and she ships internationally quite reasonably. I can’t wait to use the Mixed Christmas Sentiments set on my next challenge card – it’s always great when a set uses different fonts. Love that kind of variety.

So if you haven’t checked them out yet…be sure to do so – and one of the many challenges over at Happy Little Stampers – there is definitely something for everyone!

I watercolor stamped this card  using water along with the following distress inks – Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade, Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Peeled Paint, Seedless Preserves and Soot Black. I did a little light wet on wet watercoloring for the background.  Stay tuned for a video of this technique card in the upcoming weeks!

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Comments

  1. Beautiful way to use these butterflies, Ingrid!
    Bonnie recently posted…Boughs of Holly for Merry MondayMy Profile

  2. I got the Mixed Christmas & the Birthday sentiments. And they are superb quality. Hope to get the butterflies on my next order. Love seeing what you’ve done to showcase them. Brilliant bright colors to show these pretty designs off. The sentiments have some great fonts too. TFS
    Mary H. recently posted…August Rudolph Day – Stampendous Cling CardinalMy Profile

  3. Absolutely beautiful – love the colours and the watercolour look. I’m eager to see the video tutorial you’re going to do.

  4. WOW! Beautiful use of this fab butterfly set. This set will be on my next purchase, as I got the sentiments sets and these were in the mail when we returned home from Stampaway. The stamps made such a lovely look with the watercolor technique. I’m also enjoying your wonderful videos too! TFS & Happy wkend.
    Mary H. recently posted…Traveling, TravelingMy Profile

  5. This is gorgeous Ingrid…can’t wait for my stamps to arrive! Carol x
    Carol Dunham recently posted…Blossom like a ButterflyMy Profile

  6. Gorgeous card Ingrid! LOVE the vibrant colors! Yes I too think of particular people when I’m creating … one friend (like yours) love butterflies … another likes teapots … another birds! What fun to have particular memories of times with them when I’m creating using those items. Thanks for always sharing beautiful inspiration with us!!

  7. Wow, love this card, Butterflies remind me of my wonderful DIL, RIP dear.

  8. What can I say? WOW WOW WOW. Ingrid, I am overjoyed to see my butterflies used like this. Just amazing. Thank you, my friend xx

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