Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Craft-Dee BowZ Blog Hop

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Welcome to another Craft-Dee BowZ Blog Hop! I am your first stop on this wonderful Blog Hop. Our theme this time around is Butterflies and Flowers with of course some pretty bows.

I have a birthday coming up this month for a special friend so I wanted to keep my card elegant but still simple. To do that I used an embossing folder from Craft Concepts called Achebe. Embossed on white cardstock.

Used Donna-Salazar Fanciful Flight Spellbinder die to cut out a butterfly which I attached on an embossed butterfly but just by the body.
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For my bow, I did a multiple loop bow with the Craft-Dee BowZ and added some tails. I then took my heat gun and “melted” my ribbon some to make it “curly”.

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Used a sentiment from Paper Pretties and layered with a little bit of grey to get the final card:

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Hope you enjoyed my card. Now hop on over to Brenda’s blog to see her creation. Don’t forget to comment on all the blogs to be in the running for the prize, your very own Craft-Dee BowZ tool! Winner will be announced on the Craft-Dee BowZ blog on Saturday, June 8th.

Here is the blog hop rotation if you would like that too:

Amber - http://ambersantics.blogspot.com/  <---- You are Here

Brenda - http://2peasinapod-thepeapod.blogspot.com/

Guest Designer: Dana - http://datatar.blogspot.com/

Barbara - http://www.artandsoulcreations.blogspot.com/

Craft-Dee BowZ - http://craft-deebowz.blogspot.com/


        Thanks for stopping by!


                   Amber

13 comments:

Dana Tatar {datatar} said...

Stunning card Amber! I love the embossing and the butterfly! Your bow is the perfect finishing touch. =)

Barbara Bruder said...

Amber, what a beautiful card. Love how you made your bow. I am sure your friend will love her birthday card.

Nicolle Kramer said...

Wow that bow is amazing!!

Donna Maligno said...

By George, you've created a masterpiece with this bow! Absolutely love what you've done. Perhaps you'll share the technique with your DT's and others who check out your blog. Great job Amber!

Verna Angerhofer said...

This is such an elegant look. I always loved white on white and that bow is awesome!

Brenda Frame said...

Amber, this is a very elegant card! I love the white on white, butterflies and the bow is just lovely! Hugs

Kathy Vogel said...

Your card is absolutely lovely. Silver makes a card so elegant.

Miriam Prantner said...

Beautiful card! I love the embossing and the bow is perfect!

Julie A. Shearer said...

Wow ....your bow is stunning ! The card is just lovely ! TFS .

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n. olson said...

Nice card! Loved the Curley bow.

Dreaming said...

Holy Cow! I LOVE your card!!
The bow is beautiful - I would never have thought of melting the ribbon, but the effect is gorgeous. Thanks for the inspiration.

Vicki said...

Gorgeous card! I love the heating technique you used on the ribbon.