Butterfly

KHi everyone, another quickie as I need a nap lol. Over on the Country View Crafts challenge blog the theme for November is bees, bugs and butterflies.

I took a #10 Manila tag and around the edge I used Fresco paint from Paper Artsy in French Roast then cackle glaze and then Hint of Mint. 


I put this to one side and took a piece of smoothy card and cut to fit the Tag. I sprayed it with Tea stain from colorbloom and I used some Tim Holtz dies to add some texture and once the glue had dried filled in some of the area with crackle paste.


I let this dry and built the colour with a mix of sprays but got so carried away I forgot what I used.


Next I sprayed my butterfly with a mix of color bloom media line and docraft Artists in blues, with a touch of magenta.



I built up my layers With lots of spraying. Once this was dry I used a script stamp on the butterfly and embossed the edges with distress embossing powder in Walnut Stain.


I wanted my blue to have more depth so added some brusho in turquoise and Ultramarine.



I brought my pieces together to form the tag.





I added some ribbon  and a tim Holtz sentiment, the letters of which I had rubbed patina in to help them stand out.




Thank you for coming over to have look. See you soon

Debsxx









Deborah Wainwright
Deborah Wainwright

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8 comments:

  1. Oooh love how you've built that butterfly up Debs, it looks wonderful xxx

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  2. Fantastic butterfly, but the whole thing looks amazing. Nap well!!

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  3. WONDERFUL layering of colours and textures here Debs, love your Tag a lot it is just my colours :-) xxx

    Hope you enjoying your Nap :-) xxx

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  4. Oh WOW, this beyond stunning, the butterfly looks totally amazing!!!! Absolutely love your tag and thanks so much for adding it to our challenge at Countryview crafts!!

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  5. Beautiful butterfly...looks ready to flutter off,stunning

    Big hugs
    Donna xxx

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  6. I love that background Debs - just beautiful! Claire x

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  7. wonderful Debs - love the fab colours and small crackles you've achieved - these blues are my favourite colour - I need to add to my sprays I think xx

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  8. Gorgeous crackle on both tags, Debs - and the butterfly is a real showstopper - wow! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Country View Challenges.
    Alison xx

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Hugs Debs xxx

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