Monday, 23 September 2013

Butterfly Baby

Morning Everyone,

We went to a family Christening yesterday so I needed to make a card so I chose to use one of the latest edition Little Darling Rubber Stamps Saturated Canary Beautiful Baby, isn't she gorgeous and so was little baby Lillie.  The theme this week that we will be following at LLC is "The Great Whites".  So as you can see I have used lots of white embellishments which was perfect for baby Lillie's  Christening card.

I took the photo's with a white background but didn't feel that this justified the card, so I took some with a black background too, would love to know which you liked.



I have used the MayaDesign Limited Edition Sofiero "Strolling Down Rose Path" as it was a very soft pink and I coloured the image in with distress markers.



The whites was made easy with the floral collections that LLC now carry, wild orchid crafts rose buds, large rose bud,  medium gardenia, Lily, 10cm open roses and the gorgeous white flower spray and foam flowers.  I also added some shabby white frantage to the larger butterflies and white gesso to the flowers, circle frame, clay heart and around the card.


I have also added a Magnolia white angel amongst the flowers and some of the latest Lace Amelie with some Melissa Frances shabby white frill in the centre.


I have used a Melissa Frances Resin Chiswick Frame and coated it in some white gesso. The little black and white butterfly was cut out from the PionDesign Vintage Wedding sheet.


Here's a picture using the Melissa Frances 6 inch Flower Hanger.


 I also took a couple of pictures against a black background so the whites would stand out as the card looks much better irl.

There is a tag at the top of the card using the Magnolia Doohickey Wrapped So lovely die and this popped into a mini white paper bag.




Hugs Tracy x
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13 comments:

Becky said...

Absolutely gorgeous Tracy, I love all of the embellishments that you put on a card.
I think it pops out more with the black background.
Hugs,
Becky x

Sharon said...

Absolutely stunning Tracy. She is adorable and so much gorgeousness with the embellishments. The black really makes the card pop more.
Have a good week.
Hugs Sharon. x

Barbara GR said...

This is absolutely stunning!!! I love details, they are fabulous... and image is amazing coloured!!!
Hugs
Barbara GR

Myrna Marcano said...


So beautiful card and details!

Hugs, Myrna

Kelly Neis said...

A Stunning card! I love every centimeter of it!! This is a beautiful image and all the embellishing you did around her just makes her front and center. Marvelous job Tracy! Have a great day!
Hugs Kelly

Chrissy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Tracy...love every thing about.Fabulous colouring on that sweet image, love the design and shape and all the details.STUNNING..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Eulanda said...

WOW just phenomenal!!!

Danny said...

Wow tracy it's crazy, you have so much talent . :)

Nannieflash said...

Hi Tracy a gorgeous design love the embellishments and the image is so cute to. hugs Shirleyxxx

Liz's creative corner said...

wow this is so beautiful, every thing is perfect, the black background makes it pop like Becky says lol xx

Craftdee said...

This is absolutely beautiful... and I think the black background gives more contrast - letting all those fab details show ;-) Donna

Sandra Mathis said...

Awwww...so sweet. It's magical, like a shabby chic dream. No wonder Angie wanted it for CHA! Hugz, Sandy

Madeleine Maria said...

Gorgeous card, love all the embellishments!! What die did you use on the card shape?? xoxo Madeleine