A Butterfly Dream Card
Why not make one for an artistic friend?

This butterfly dream card was created for the sheer fun of cardmaking and art pursue.

It's a greeting card that would be so right for someone who loves butterflies and art.

To draw, you must close your eyes and sing.

- Pablo Picasso




It's one of those kind of greeting cards that I love to make. I can't remember what my thoughts were that afternoon but I was in the mood for creating one of a kind handmade card. 

Artistic Butterfly Dream Card

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Craft Supplies For Making This Card

  • grey color basic blank card
  • black cardstock
  • white cardstock
  • confetti rubber stamp
  • face rubber stamp
  • butterflies rubber stamps
  • flower rubber stamp
  • black pigment inkpad
  • metalllic thread
  • pink eye shadow (use only one you want to throw away)
  • dye inkpads : pink, yellow, orange, light green, lilac color
  • trimmer
  • double-sided tape
  • glue




Directions For Making This Card

  • Ink stamps with black ink and stamp over the white cardstock (refer to picture above for placement of stamps)
  • Color the card with the different dye inkpads by using your finger or a dauber. Lightly dab on the card so that the color blend into one another.
  • Use eye-shadow or chalk to color above the eyes on the face.
  • Punch with corner punch.
  • Tie metallic thread to make a frame. Glue the ends of the thread to back of card.
  • Layer on black cardstock then onto the grey blank card.


And your Butterfly Dream card is done. Now remember to decorate your envelope and send it to someone you're thinking of.

Below are some quotations to use if you are sending to a good friend. Just include the friendship quote in the inside of the card preferably on the left side so you can have space to write your personal message on the inside right.

If you enjoy this card, do let your friends know and send them here to join us in this wonderful craft of card making and sending.


Friends will come and friends will go,

The seasons change and it will show,

I will age and so will you,

But our friendship stays, strong and true.

- Author Unknown


More Quotes for Friends

Friends

A friend is someone we turn to

when our spirits need a lift.

A friend is someone we treasure

for our friendship is a gift.

A friend is someone who fills our lives

with beauty, joy, and grace.

And makes the whole world we live in

a better and happier place.

- Jean Kyler McManus





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