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Thursday, August 04, 2016

{Spotlight Project} Deepti Lets the Butterflies Take Flight


Hello, friends! Deepti here and welcome to another spotlight feature. I wanted to use the butterfly from the Gone Postal stamp club set and butterfly always call for something pretty :) So, here's the finished project:


STEP 1
I created a mask using the post it note.



STEP 2
Next I stamped the postal stamp outline stamp on watercolor cardstock along with the butterfly.




STEP 3
I masked the focal postal stamp and stamped the rest of the butterflies with a couple off the edge to indicate flight :) I also did some text stamping to add more interest into the background.




STEP 4
I did some watercoloring of the butterflies and the background was done using wet on dry watercoloring technique :)



Here is a closeup...



That finishes my spotlight feature :) I hope you enjoyed it and will give this a try.  Happy paper crafting! 

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10 comments:

  1. Love the gorgeous color combo and those beautiful butterflies! Pretty card!

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  2. Gorgeous, Deepti! Such a lovely background for the pretty stamp and butterflies! Thank you for the tutorial...on my 'must try' list!
    ~c

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  3. Beautiful masking work with perfect color combo, looking pretty Deepti!

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  4. What a beautiful card with very clever masking, Deepti, and thanks for the tutorial
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  5. Gosh this is such sweet !!!
    A well done work - TFS
    CU hellerlittle

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  6. Love how you made the butterflies look as if they are fluttering and moving. Love the background wash too. Thanks for inspiring me today, Deepti:)

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  7. Wow, great background and I love the butterfly in the frame. Hugz

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