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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Three of a kind at Creative Craft Cottage.

A very good morning friends,
Happy Saturday to everyone, and today we are having a holiday here in South Africa, but it isn't quite the same having a public holiday on a Saturday.
As of yesterday we are now heading towards winter, so that is not a nice thought either, but I do love the autum days, so will enjoy them, although the temps yesterday were more like summer.

Anyway, onto the business of the day...  we have another challenge at Creative Craft Cottage.
 #36 and the theme is 3 of a kind. A nice easy one.

The sponsor this time is The East Wind and the DT have made awesome cards using one of their images, so please hop over and see all the lovely creations.

This is my card with 3 butterflies.

 
Paper - I used a sheet from a vintage paper bloc, and it has the layers printed on it. Quite lovely I thought.
The image I used is Aurora Spring Butterfly and you can find it HERE I coloured it with Distress inkpads and added glitter.
The 3 butterflies were cut with my new butterfly dies from Crealies, I used papers from the same paper bloc, but just added some more colour and glitter to them as well.
Sentiment is from Marianne Designs.
 
I will enter it in the following challenges:
Brown Sugar challenge #138...Anything goes
QKR Stampede #131...Think Spring
Sister Act Card challenge #98...Anything goes
DL.ART Thankful Thursday #152...Anything goes
Dream it Up Marching into Spring
The East Wind #27...A spring in her step
Crafting from the Heart #51...Anything goes
Love to Scrap challenge # 50...Anything goes
Whoopsi Daisy challenge...Add a sentiment
Stamp and Create challenge ...Is it Spring yet
The Paper Nest Dolls challenge #3...Anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge #219...Use your favourite embellishment...pearls
Scrapper's Delights challenge #43...Anything goes
Whimsey Stamps challenge #81...Use a diecut
Word Art Wednesday #175...Anything goes
Die Cutting Divas #207...Welcome Spring
Doodle Pantry #53...Any digi goes
Through the Craftroom Door ...Anything goes
Party Time Tuesdays #196...Anything goes
 
I hope you all have a wonderful weekend, and that the weather is great where every you are...Spring or Autumn. Will see you soon, till then take care.
 
Love Ursula
 
 

15 comments:

Maryvonne COUSSE said...

Lovely card Ursula , Love the Colors !

Faith A said...

Beautiful card and don't those butterflies match the butterflies in the image so very well?

NanaConnie said...

Oh, Ursula, gorgeous coloring and fantastic butterflies! Love htis image. Now, putting on a DT hat -- We're truly honored that you chose our "Think Spring" challenge at QKR Stampede to enter this week. Thanks so much and good luck. Hope to see you again soon.
NanaConnie DT

Teresa Arsenault said...

Ursula, this design is magical. Your coloring of that fabulous image is stunning. I love the butterflies and the 'bubbles'.
Hugs,
Teresa

Isobel said...

Great card thanks for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy good luck x

applejack cards by sue said...

This so beautiful. I love your shading especially on her hair. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafting with an Attitude. Sue DT x

Patricia St Martin said...

Love your little girl so is just adorable. All the butterflies are so pretty. Thank so much for joining us at Though the Craft room Door challenge.
Fabulous ideas and great inspiration.
Hugz from Wisconsin, Patricia

Vannessa said...

Lovely, soft card. Love the way you coloured her too. Thank you for joining in The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge. Hope to see you again.

Hugs, Vannessa
The Paper Nest Dolls DT

Stephanie said...

Beautiful work, thanks so much for playing along at the Love To Scrap Challenge Blog.

Linda Allen said...

Very pretty card. Your image is colored beautifully! Thank you for sharing this with us at Love to Scrap. Linda dt:)

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

Thank you for joining in with Challenge #27 'A Spring In Her Step' over on The East Wind Challenge Blog.

Beautiful card. The image is a stunner and coloured perfectly, and your layout is lovely. Great use of pale Colours in the papers!

I hope you will join us for future blog challenges, we offer two a month, as well as our facebook ones.

<3 & hugs
Lisa xxxx
TEW DT Member

Natalie said...

lovely card. :)
Thanks for playing along in the Sister Act Card Challenge.
Hugs,
Natalie
INKognito

Jackie C said...


Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at THE EASTWIND. love it Ursula hun x Good luck hun and do come back again!
Jackie dt @ THE EAST WIND

Annette Reed said...

Beautiful card! I love the image. You did such a great job with the coloring. Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap.

Vannessa said...

Me again! Love how you did the sentiment on a cloud - makes it looks even more dreamy! Thank you for joining in the Fussy & Fancy Friday challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

Hugs, Vannessa
Fussy & Fancy Friday DT