Friday, September 12, 2014

Dragonfly dance

Mrs. A, owner of The Butterfly Challenge, asked us to bring other winged creatures this time around for an Ugly Bug Ball.  Since I have several dragonfly stamps (remember were dragonflies were everywhere?) I decided to bring them.
The dragonflies (Inkadinkadoo) are silver-embossed on black paper, and matted on a white panel. Behind that panel is a piece of polished stone, which is actually a snippet that's been sitting around since who knows when. It's made with various Ranger alcohol inks, and some silver mixative. (It fits the make your own challenge at Simon Says).  
I sponged some Bliss Blue on white prima flowers and pierced around the lower right edge of the main panel.
I would like to enter the card in these challenges:
Butterfly #14, bugs with wings
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday, make your own background paper (polished stone)
Simon Says Stamp Monday, Stamptember
The Paper Shelter #173, embossing of any kind
Pixie's Snippet Playground #141 (everything is a snippet, including the polished stone, black and white)
Word Art Wednesday #149, anything goes
Creative Inspiration #280, Anything Goes

10 comments:

  1. Lovely card, fabby colours and design. Thanks for joining us over at TPS this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  2. Gorgeous card Sandy :-) the dragonflies are lovely and the background is fabulous ! I love the polished stone effect :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  3. Oh how pretty Sandy! Beautiful dragonflies!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  4. Your dragon flies are so beautiful. Welcome to The Ugly Bug Ball. I like the background card you created too. Hugs Mrs A. (butterfly challenge).

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  5. So pretty. I love drgonflies. They are in my garden all summer long. Love them!

    Your card is very pretty. Love the colours!

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  6. The silver on black is fabulous! Pretty card! Thank you for sharing your card with us this week for the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. ~Michelle

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  7. Great card with a lovely background. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.

    Nikki

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  8. This is a gorgeous card hun, lovely colour scheme too! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  9. Love your ugly bugs!! - so pretty--thank you so much for playing along at TPS challenge this week - hope we see you again soon hugs Judith x

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  10. so pretty! i love alcohol inks.. need to use them some more!! :) Thanks for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

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