Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Pen Pattern Butterfly

A beautiful butterfly birthday card for Darnell's NBUS challenge, using a NBUS stamp, PenPattern Butterflies from Stampendous.  I also have the more realistic Butterfly Trio that I've used before with the matching dies.

Cardstock - white square card blank, Stampin' Up Bermuda Bay, X-Press It blending card
Paper - Bella! Heritage
Stamp -  Stampendous PenPattern Butterflies
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Markers - Spectrum Noir Turquoises BT2, BT4, BT5, BT7
Dies - Stampendous Butterflies set, Simon Says Small Folded Banners
Embossing Folder - unknown (freebie with magazine)
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press
Adhesives - ds tape, Tombow Mono Multi liquid glue, foam tape
Other - copper sentiment sticker, copper rhinestones

NBUS Challenge 5 - Never Before Used Stamp 
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Stamp and Die/Punch

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.



  1. So pretty! the rhinestones look so nice around the butterfly!

  2. I am a sucker for butterflies and this sparkling beauty is no exception. I love the rich colours and the butterfly embossed BG. Thanks for playing along in the NBUS challenge. Hugs Bev (Uniko) x

  3. So beautiful! Stunning colors and love all those rhinestones!
    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More. And don't forget you can enter up to 3 times, for more chances to win! Hope we'll see you again soon :-)

  4. This is so gorgeous, Thank you for joining in with us at Scrap & Craft, Good Luck
    Kevin xx

  5. Stunning butterfly with the copper accents! Thanks so much for joining in over at Darnell's using your NBUS. Good luck. Kylie - Happy Little Stampers xx

  6. What a stunning Butterfly Jenny and love your choice of colours.

    Many thanks for joining in at Penny Black and More challenge this month.

    B x

  7. My goodness!! The detailing on this is absolutely fantastic!! I was scrolling through the NBUS gallery and this flew right off the page at me. So I had to pop over and tell you well done on a lovely card!

  8. GORGEOUS butterfly card, Jenny!

  9. Wow! That beautifully made butterfly just popped right off the card! Great colors!

  10. Wow! I love the colour combination and the beautiful pattern on the backing paper. Lots of texture and dimention too.
    Thank you for joining us Penny Black and More this month and good luck in our prize draw.


  11. WOW!! This is outrageously GORGEOUS! Saw it over at SMS.
    Have a blessed day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  12. Jenny, you give new meaning to the words "stunning" and "brilliant!" This card is magnificent and it must be so extraordinary in person!! Thank you very much for playing in my NBUS Challenge #5!! Hugs, Darnell

  13. That is a super gorgeous butterfly! Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

  14. This is so pretty love the bling on the butterfly and the beautiful colors

  15. Great card ! sooo beautiful ! glad you shared it playing with us at the Artistic Stamper !

  16. Beautiful butterfly card. Love your colouring and the copper embellishments.