Thursday 9 May 2019

Waterfall and Butterflies

Welcome to my new follower EPIE.

Morning and this is my second GDT for Krafty Chicks this month-the challenge is Stamp Your Own Background and as I had a birthday card to make for someone who loves butterflies decided to make a waterfall card(another first for me)I got the tutorial from here-stamped sentiment from Crafty Individuals and the butterfly stamps are a set of foam stamps I was given a couple of years ago with no name,ribbon from stash.
aud sentiments-feminine+sentiment
lost coast portal-B-is for--black/butterflies
crafty catz-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
lil patch of crafty friends-ATG
let's craft and create-ATG
always fun-Female or Mom
creative moments-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
crafty sentiments-ATG
try it on Tuesday-things with wings
word art Wednesday-ATG
stamping sensations-in an English country garden
Penny Black and more-ATG/feminine
the paper funday-ATG
creative craft cottage-use ink(everything stamped)
2crafty critter crazies-ATG
Dragonfly dreams-ATG
Simon says-for a special lady
MAWTT-black and white only
Tuesday throwdown-frame it
classic design team-ATG
Thank you for dropping byy and any comments are much appreciated-hope you will come and join us too
Carol x x


Janette said...

Morning Carol, Oh I love this, never made one in all the time I have been playing with card, I really must make the effort as yours is so gorgeous, well done you.Enjoy your day.xx

Cath Wilson said...

A wonderful example of a butterfly card, Carol - beautifully made. Love those flutterbies. It's a LONG time since I've made one of those! I love the effect. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday.
Cath x

Linby said...

A lovely creation.
Thanks for sharing with us at Penny Black & More.
Lynn x

Carol L said...

I haven't made one of these in years, but I've always loved how pretty they are! Butterflies will make your friend smile as much as I did when I saw this! Nice job and thanks for the tut!

brenda said...

This looks so smart in the monochromatic colours Carol and love the waterfall shape (something I've never attempted), thanks so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More and Stamping sensations May challenges.

B x

Rosie said...

A fantastic project

Thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY

Cathy said...

Thanks for joining the Lost Coast challenge. I like the waterfall birthday card with the butterflies.

Caty said...

This card is really Gorgeous Carol !! Very elegant and so special, love this design, waterfall is wonderful with the great stamped butterflies !
I want to thank you very much for joining us again, at Try it on Tuesday.
I wish you a very nice day,
Big hugs, Caty

pearshapedcrafting said...

This really is a beautiful card! A great image for this style of card too! Thank you so much for joining us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx

Leanne said...

Awesome card! Love the butterflies, the background is well done! Cheers, L:)

Dee's Craft Room said...

You are such a star Carol, I cannot remember the last time I saw a waterfall card and this one is exceptionally good. I love all of the butterflies and the monochrome treatment you have given it.

Dionne x

Tone K. said...

Great work! Really great! :)
Thanks a lot for joining us at Creatalicious! :)

froebelsternchen said...

Wow - this is terrific !
Thank you for joining Try It On Tuesday!
Susi xxx

Donna Ellis said...

Wow! Carol, I've only ever made one waterfall card and it was eons ago! Yours is incredible and so perfect for our challenge this fortnight! Thanks for sharing your crafty project at the Moving Along With the Times Challenge Blog, and for supporting us. We hope you will visit again.

{Creative Smiles - my little crafting world}

Chrissy said...

So beautiful Carol, I remember making one of these, so fasinating and gorgeous.


Cathy said...

Amazing card Carol, such a clever technique, and gorgeous theme, butterflies of course! Cathy x

Joan said...

Lovely card with the waterfall design and mono colours

Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month

Joan said...

Back again to thank you for joining in at Try It On Tuesday Challenge


Wendy L said...

I love waterfall cards, this is beautiful, thanks for joining us at MAWTT, xxxx

Joy Wilson said...

Super fun waterfall card! I love these cards, but rarely make them. I think you nailed! Thanks for joining us and good luck with your entry. Be sure to join us for our next challanged. Have a great weekend!
Hugs, Joy
Joyfully Stamps
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends DT

Lisa Lynn said...

Carol that is such a gorgeous card. I'm sure that it will be appreciated with all those beautiful butterflies.

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card Carol love the stamping.

creationsnz said...

I love the way you made the complex card but in simple colour. Lovely! CarolG

Aimeslee Winans said...

Any butterfly lover would be so happy to get this card. You made a great waterfall card - Bravo! xoxo

The Enticing Creation said...

Wow...such a beautiful waterfall card,thanks for playing on Scrapping4funchallenges,hope to see you next challenges

Rituparna DT S4F

aussie aNNie said...

Sweet card and so gorgeous design. Thanks for your sweet comment and taking the opportunity to use DIL computer to say Hello...hugs..
[aussie aNNie blog] ♥ ♥

anncreatief said...

Mooie kaart. Bedankt dat je ons bij Creative Craft Cottage-uitdaging hebt bijgewoond. Nog een fijne dag
Anneke DT

Tracy Welham said...

Really lovely card, I like black and white, I've not done a waterfall card for a while, definitely one of my favourite moving cards though. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

jimlynn said...

I've never made a waterfall card but have always thought they were so pretty.....your's is beautiful!! I love this in black and white. Stunning card. Thanks so much for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies too.

Beebeebabs said...

Wow such a beautiful card - you did a great job as always. I must try it one day thanks for sharing!!!

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

Love the waterfall, love the butterfly on the waterfall and your background, a stunning and elegant card Carol.
Faith x

Lisa Andersson said...

So beautiful and so elegant. Love the waterfall, butterflies and gorgeous design.
Hugs, Lisa

Cathy said...

I love waterfall cards! This is beautiful, the butterfly paper is perfect for your lovely creation!

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Carol, pretty butterflies and fabulous black and white design.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Furrbster said...

Great card,

Thanks for playing along at the challenges at - Aud Sentiments; Creative Moments and MAWTT,

Hugz tinz

Mia said...

Wow Carol! What a great card!!!!!!! I never tried this technique. Thank you so much for the tutorial, my dear friend. Kisses!!!!!!!
And with my DT hat on:
Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
TTCRD DT {My Blog} said...

Fabulous waterfall card and love the butterflies Carol. Thanks for taking part in this month's challenge on Let's Craft and Create and good luck! Michelle DT x

Marlies said...

A lovely black and white card with all the butterflies. I like the waterfall idea. Thanks for joining our challenge at Stamping Sensations. Marlies

Janice said...

It’s been a long time since I’ve seen a waterfall card, yours is jus gorgeous!
Janice x

Jenny L said...

Hi Carol,
what a very wonderful Black and White design.
Love you waterfall design and such gorgeous stamping of the Butterflies.
Thank you for joining the MAWTT Challenge.
Lots of crafty love. Jenny L. DT

pinky said...

I just love your waterfall card Carol and the black and white works beautifully.

Leslie Miller said...

These waterfall designs are the coolest thing! I love this with the butterflies and all black and white works well with the waterfall. It's a very fun card to receive!

Katie said...

This is beautiful

craftytrog said...

It's been a very long time since I last made a waterfall card Carol! I love this one! xxx

Ellibelle said...

What an amazing creation, I've only made a Waterfall card once, and remember loving it! That was at a card class many years go! I may have to give it a try again. Thank you so much for the inspiration and also thank you for joining us at Penny Black and More challenge!
Ellibelle's Corner

Epie said...

Hello Carol , wonderful waterfall card , with beautyful butterfly's
Nice evening Epie

rachel said...

sooo pretty Carol - I haven't seen one of these for ages - they are such fun! Hugs rachel x

MiamiKel said...

Oh Carol, this is absolutely FUN! What a terrific waterfall card - I have never tried this style of card and it looks so hard! But yours is super - great black and white theme!xx

Diane said...

Fabulous butterfly card design and love the panels.

Hugs Diane

M DelValle said...

Wonderful card. Thank you for joining us in the challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs.

Brenda said...

Wow, for a first , you've done a beautiful job. I love the butterfly image and I love the beautiful simplicity of the black and white color theme.

tilly said...

a beautiful waterfal card, thanks for sharing at Crafty Catz

Stampsnob. said...

Wonderful Never did get one of these right always something crooked...……..Lis

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "feminine + sentiment” challenge over at Aud Sentiments.
Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Simply Create Too)

(DT Aud Sentiments Challenge)

Glenda Atkins said...

I have made only one waterfall card and it took me a while to do it. They are, however, well worth it. Yours is fabulous and I love it.
Happy Crafting

Donna Walls said...

Beautiful and a very effective technique! Thanks for sharing with us at The Paper Funday Challenges and best of luck in the draw! Donna - DT Member

Monika Reeck said...

Never made similar like this
you are so creative Carol
love those butterfly in black and white

Creative world said...

Fantastic card,love the black and white addition..thank you for joining us at DIGI CHOOSDAY CHALLENGE this week,hope to see you again
Ċ½eljka DT xx

Keen Crafter's Hand Made Goodies said...

This is just gorgeous Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Michelle DT Owner/Admin for

crafty said...

A lovely waterfall card. Thank you fou joining in the Dragonfly Dreams challenge.
Mary said...

Beautiful butterfly waterfall card, you do make some fabulous concept cards Carol Michelle x

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes + optional flowers” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Simply Create Too)

PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy these past weeks…