Monday, 18 March 2013

Flying

The post title relates to how quickly time is passing for me just lately!
I have a CAS card to share today - and once again the pic quality is not brilliant as the sun had gone in just when I decided to take the photo!
This was just a quick make with odd bits of card I had in the 'off cuts' drawer so it will also be given an outing at the Crafty Playground this week. Once I have finished this post I am going to forge an adult's signature onto my 'report card' to say I have been 'poorly 'ick' and unable to attend.... (it's a big fib but Playground Minder Di has very very poor eyesight and believes everything you tell her so she won't know I was busy doing other things or who signed it.................)

Here's the card!

Bright white pearlised card. An odd piece left over from a previous make ran through the Bug with a 'never before used' embossing folder (note I didn't say new - just never used!!!) and then matted onto the card base.

Some lines embossed round it to make a frame.

I printed the sentiment (from TLC) after altering the colour and then used a fancy tag die and popped it onto the card with 3d pads, adding a couple of pearls at either end.

Butterfly again was cut out from a left over and I just inked some Versamagic Chalk Ink called 'Pixie Dust' round the edges (quite apt for Pixies Playground dontcha think????). It's a lovely pale pink colour and the card will now go into the 'Pink Stash'.

Challenges -
CAS on Sunday - Use a Butterfly
Sentimental Sundays - Anything Goes
Heck of a Challenge - Butterfly and Pearls
Natalie & Amy - Die Cuts
Addicted to CAS - Wings
4 Crafty Chicks - CAS
Happy Campers - Flutterby Butterfly
Nutcrafters - Letter 'B'

Will be calling on you all in a little while as soon as I have the coffee cup in hand - Have a great day!

31 comments:

  1. Such a pretty card Viv love the hint of pink...a very classy card

    Anne

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  2. This is lovely all in white with just a hint of pink. Such a pretty card. Xx

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  3. So pretty and delicate. Thank you for playing along with the ATCAS wings challenge.
    Florence.

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  4. Hi Viv - grin, I had to enlarge this to see it, wot wiv me poor eyesight :)

    It really is such a gorgeous card - love the tinge of pink, the sentiment and butterfly are beautiful. I too have unused (not new) folders here - that's pricked my conscience!

    Have two goes on the swings!!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  5. This is so elegant and I love the hint of pink.
    {I would love you to take part in my 500 Follower Give-away. Thank you so much if you have already entered.} Hugs Desíre

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  6. Beautiful card Viv, I like the embossing the soft colour and the butterfly.
    Kevin xx

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  7. Thanks for playing our CAS challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, awesome!

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  8. Beautiful card, Viv. That butterfly is very delicate, love it.
    Thank you for joining us at CAS on Sunday. Luv, Wilma

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  9. Hi Viv just my type of card, love white on white and with a touh of pink, classy. The butterfly is gorgeous.

    Wilma x xx

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  10. Love this, big fan of wow and the hint of pink looks gorgeous.

    Kath x

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  11. This is a lovely card with just a hint of pink! Such a pretty take on our challenge! Thanks for joining us at CAS on Sunday!

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  12. What a gorgeous card, I do love white on white with a hint of colour :o)
    Jackie xx

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  13. gorgeous card viv.beautiful embossing and butterfly and i love the touch of pink :D

    xx coops xx

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  14. A beautiful CAS card Vic, I love the clean lines and touch of pink.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  15. Simply stunning hun...
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  16. Sooo pretty Viv, love the white on white and fab embossing folder! Hugs Susan x

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  17. Lovely card, simple and elegant
    Hugs

    debs

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  18. I love white on white and this is so elegant!

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  19. wow i love all white cards - this is so pretty
    Thanks for joining us at Heck of a Challenge this month
    Lisa x

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  20. This is so pretty Viv,Love the embossing and the sentiment is beautiful.
    Hugs Mau xx

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  21. Love the texture and dimension you've created in this gorgeous CAS design and the little pop of pink is perfect.

    Shelby

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  22. Beautiful card Viv, love the gorgeous butterfly and the embossing Cathy x

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  23. FABULOUS card. Love the touch of pale pink. Gorgeous embossing too.

    Dun u worry bout nuffin . . . I'll provide you with a playground alibi! xxx

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  24. Your clean and simple card is super elegant! I love what you did with all of that white and added just a hint of color. You make CAS look so easy. Thank you so much for sharing your fantabulous inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

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  25. Great card, love the hints of pink. xx Flora

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  26. wow! This is just so lovely! To think it is from your offcut bin! I also have many 'new' embossing folders. It seems easier to collect them than to use them!
    Thanks for sharing with us this week at Sentimental Sundays!

    hugs,
    Kristi♥

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  27. Love your pretty card, WOW is always so stunning! thanks for sharing it with us at Heck of a challenge this month and good luck in the draw
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  28. Wonderful card...love the shimmery bit and the pertty butterfly!

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  29. Beautiful card Viv. I love the simplicity of this, so soft and delicate.
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  30. Oh wow I missed this one Viv, it's gorgeous, loving the colour combo too :) Viv xx

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