Saturday, August 9, 2014

Birthday Card ~ Possibilities {2nd Post}

I LOVE to watch butterflies as they fly gracefully around.
They remind me that anything is possible if you try hard enough.
I teach in an elementary school and each year the kindergarten classes
are treated to the metamorphosis of the butterfly.
Watching their twinkling eyes and hearing their excited recounts
of the transformation process is magical.
Egg, caterpillar, pupa, butterfly. Magic.

*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Butterflies from the Flap Happy stamp set from Paper Smooches.
*Sentiment from my stash {unknown brand}
*Doily cut using the Dainty Doily die from Lifestyle Crafts.
*Circles cut using the Nesting circles die set from We R Memory Keepers.
*Hearts cut using a punch from Fiskars.
*Design paper from Recollections
*Danube Blue stamp pad from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
Paper Smooches Anything goes
Die Cuttin Divas #177 Sketch
Loves Rubber Stamps #115 Anything goes w/ twist {used Paper Smooches}
Word Art Wednesday #144 Anything goes
Path of Positivity #17 Possibilities
DL Art {Thankful Thursday} August linky
Suzy Bees Bloomin #41 Anything goes
Hiding In My Craft Room Blogiversary #1 Super scrap Saturday
Simon Says {Mon} In the family {blue color family}
Simon Says {Work it Wednesday} Blues
Curtain Call Anything {optional bow ties}
Time Out Challenge #11 Celebrations with optional butterfly
Artistic Inspiration #103 Anything goes/back to school
Paper Sweeties #22 Let's celebrate
Add a Little Dazzle #37 Word dies or anything goes
Crafts 4 Eternity #188 Anything goes

  Inspiration sketch


  1. LOVE this card, you used 2 of my fav things, blue and butterflies, very pretty.

    Crafty Hugs,


  2. So pretty! LOVE all that blue and your butterflies are amazing! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sweeties! :) HUGS! Mynn xx

  3. Love the monochromatic look to the card. Your card fits the Possibilities theme perfectly! Thanks for joining in the Possibilities challenge at Path Of Positivity this month.

  4. This is beautiful, Dawn. Love the butterflies and the blue. The doily is a gorgeous die cut.

  5. lovely card and simply colour combo, thanks for sharing over on artistic inspirations x

  6. So sweet! Love all the die cuts. Thanks for joining us here at Loves Rubber Stamps!

  7. What a beautiful card!! Love the butterflies and the pretty bleu color!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  8. This really is a stunning color combo. Thanks for sharing also this card at TIME OUT!

  9. So pretty love the doily and butterflies! TFS

  10. What a beautiful card. Love the blue theme! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

  11. This card is gorgeous! Love blue and butterflies.

  12. Beautiful card. Love the blues. Fun card sketch too!
    Thanks for joining in the fun at Hiding in My Craft Room.
    Lena – DT
    Lena’s Creations

  13. Such a great project. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps x

  14. Lovely card D! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  15. So beautiful with the monochromatic blues. This is so perfect for our POSSIBILITIES theme this month. Thanks for sharing your talent with us and good luck.
    {Path of Positivity DT Member}
    {Would love you to visit my blog and join my 900 Follower Give-Away. Thank you so much, if you have already entered, and good luck.}
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  16. Thanks for sharing your super creation for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 41 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT (Sorry I'm so late with my comment, but I was away for the week with limited internet access) x

  17. Beautiful blue colour! (I love blue...) Lovely cards! Thank you for taking the TIME OUT and join us!

  18. what a beautiful card! I love the theme of metamorphosis in butterflies and kindergartners as well. Great project for our theme of possibilities in the Path of Positivity challenge blog.


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