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Tip: While you have your supplies out, stamp a bunch of butterflies on a sheet of cardstock and cut out. Add glitter and store in a zipper bag so that you always have some on hand!

Gleeful Butterflies
By Lisa Spangler

Gleeful butterflies dance across these glittering cards!

Featured Product:
LP110 DA: Pattern Butterflies


Hero Materials:
CH112 Gemstones (2mm) Adhesive Crystals
CH130 Citron Gemstones
GT103 Tombow Glue Stick
PG104 Ultra Fine Prisma Glitter
AF120 ArtPrint Brown Dye Ink
MS201 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Misty Meadow
MS202 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Chocolates & Blueberries
MS203 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Rose Petals
MS205 Colorbox Chalk Queue - Primary Elements
LP110 DA: Pattern Butterflies *
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
foam tape


Instructions:

Gleeful Butterfly

  1. Stamp a butterfly image from the Pattern Butterflies set with ArtPrint Brown ink on a Cream Notecard.
  2. Use silver metallic thread to stitch a "flight trail".
  3. Stamp the "gleeful" message in Black ink in the middle of the stitched trail.
  4. Stamp the Pattern Butterfly image again with olive pastel chalk ink on a piece from a Cream Notecard and cut out the wings.
  5. Rub the edges of the wings with the Tombow Gluestick, sprinkle with Prisma Glitter, shake off the excess and let dry. Fold in half and adhere in place with foam tape.
  6. Add various Gemstones to the flight trail.

Lots of Butterflies

  1. Stamp an assortment of butterflies from the Pattern Butterflies set on the front of a Cream Notecard with ArtPrint Brown ink and various chalk inks.
  2. Stamp four Pattern Butterflies with ArtPrint Brown ink on Cream Notecard scraps and cut out.
  3. Rub the edges with the Tombow Gluestick, sprinkle with Prisma Glitter, shake off excess and let dry.
  4. Fold in half and adhere in place with foam tape.


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