Friday, 28 October 2016

JAI 335 sketch challenge - butterfly birthday



If you like a good sketch, you'll love this week's new challenge at Just Add Ink. Tina's has given us this simple sketch with endless possibilities.


I rotated the sketch to make my card.


This was was really quick to make, & to me is all about the stunning, crisp, navy & white print paper from the Floral Boutique paper pack. It needed very little embellishment, so I kept the sketch elements simple, using the silver foil butterfly to provide it's usual star power. The birthday sentiment (Birthday Banners stamp set) finishes it off in style (& is one of my fave typefaces too).

And of course you need a close up of the butterfly, because it's silver & pretty ;)


 I kept it simple inside too, with more paper & a small butterfly. I couldn't decide on a sentiment so left it blank for now.


Well, that's it from me today. Do you love navy & white as much as I do?
Here's a final pic showing for you to pin for later inspiration & remember to check out the supply list below to see everything I used & click through to my store if you must have that paper too.


Now, pop over to the Just Add Ink blog to see how the team used the sketch. We'd love you to play along with the challenge too.

Until next time.
Inky wishes, Di

PS: The gorgeous Floral Boutique paper is included in our buy 3 get 1 free offer so make sure you get your fave papers before the offer ends on October 31st. See all the offer details here.

http://dianebarnes.blogspot.com.au/2016/10/paper-lovers-octobers-your-month.html


Supplies
To see & order any items used in today's project, just click on the items below to see them in my Online Store. You can order from me if you live anywhere in Australia. I would love to be your Demonstrator if you don't already have one.  Please allow "Demonstrator contact" in your preferences so I can thank you properly when you place your order.
Note - Stamp sets & bundles noted below may be available in other mount options (eg wood, cling rubber or photopolymer). Please check the online store if your preference is different.


Big Shot
$159.00

5 comments:

Karren said...

What a great idea to flip the sketch! Your navy and white card is fabulous and that butterfly is gorgeous!

Nikki Spencer said...

Loving the flip Di and the Navy/white combo is so fresh and pretty! Lovely use of the sketch! xx

KimB said...

You know it never even occurred to me to rotate it but the sketch works great this way Di. Your colour combo is very classy and adding the silver butterfly just makes it super special. See you soon. xxx

Patrice said...

Pure elegance, Di. Love the navy and white, and that silver foil butterfly - just wow! The sketch looks fab flipped this way. You did good! See you soon. xx

Barbara Derksen said...

Yeah, Diane, your card is proof that sometimes simple is best. The blue white combo is lovely and accented with the silver butterfly its extra special.

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