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Friday, 6 May 2016

Things with wings!

Good morning, another beautiful warm sunny day here...spring has arrived at last! A quick post as I'm planning to spend today outside :) . Our new challenge at Crafty Calendar kicks off today...the theme is 'things with wings'  and we're sponsored this month by Angie's Cards and Digis and Crafty Ribbons. I chose to use this cute bug image, courtesy of  Angie's, and only realised after colouring it that there wasn't a wing in sight!!!! Soooo I added all the tiny punched butterflies and use a paper with butterflies on it! With hindsight I think it would have been better to use a plain background, as this is a bit busy! Colouring medium- copics, the image was fussy cut then given dimension with a ball tool and pinflair glue.
Thanks for calling by today, don't forget to take a look at Crafty Calendar Challenge Blog, there's some wonderful creations from my lovely teamies that you won't want to miss! Hope you'll be inspired to join us this month.
Have a fabulous weekend!
Chris
x

13 comments:

coldwaters2 said...

Adorable card Chris such a cutie image I really love the wonderful array of colours so bright and summery.
hugs
Lorraine x

Irish Cherokee said...

It may be a bit busy but it overflows with bright, happy, cheerful, exuberance. I would say it was a successful recovery. Nice card.

Hugs and Blessings,

Jim

Pat said...

Really sweet litttle image Chris, he is just so cute, love all your little butterflies.

Pat xx

Sue said...

I love this image it's so sweet and I never noticed it didn't have wings either hahahaha but you've pulled it out of the bag!!! huggles Chris xxxx Sue

Chrissy said...

Aha!..how many times have I done that Chris..thank goodness for butterflies..gorgeous cute image and colouring and I love all the busy brightness...fabulous card.

luv CHRISSYxx

Kathleen said...

Great take on the challenge, beautiful bright card and a great design.

Kath x

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Chrissy, so sweet and love the fab colours & little butterflies.
Hugs
Wendy xx

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Chris, this is so cute and this image is so gorgeous and your colours are beautiful...xx  {aNNie}

Pamellia Johnson said...

Oh my gosh, this is so sweet Chris! I love the rainbow of butterflies you created around that sweet little image, fabulous design! hugs :)

chrissy xx said...

Well he sure looks happy sitting there! Made me smile so see him here.
Don't want any of them in my garden though Chris.
Yes! Brilliant weather here too. Managed three lots of washing and it's all been ironed!
Chrissyxx
So a bit of gardening and a bit of bowling tomorrow x

chrissy xx said...

Ps. If the little guys turn out as pretty as your butterflies?
Now they can visit lol.
Chrissyxx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card Chris....cute image and sweet butterflies....Joolsx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card Chris....cute image and sweet butterflies....Joolsx