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Monday, 20 February 2012

The CD Sunday Challenge - Wings and Legs

Its quite mild today and they say its going to get even milder this week, what a funny month February has been. I hope we don't get snow next week as we are going away for a few days towards the end of the week.
I am sick of this bug, I have had it for a week and feel absolutely weak and tried, I still have the pains in my stomach and feel as if I have a cold now, the cough never seems to get any better. Anyway enough of me today I am showing you this weeks challenge card for the CD Sunday challenge which this week is Wings and legs. link here

This beautiful image comes from the Joanna Sheen's Cd Enchanted Dreams, its not one I have used before but I love the way the butterflies are pulling her along on a flower. I put the image on a blue card and punched the corners twice, once with one that's makes a slit for the corners to slid into and then the rounder corner punch. I put the multi colour peel off butterflies onto acetate and cut them out and stuck them together so the large butterfly has three layers, and the one at the bottom has two layers. The background paper I wanted to do something different so I folded it and made pleats for a change, the background paper is the one that goes with the image on the CD
I finished off the card with a blue ribbon from the Joanna Sheen online shop and silver peel offs.
I hope where ever you are you are keeping well and until we meet again take care


  1. what a lovely image,and soft, gentle colours, wish the butterflies could pull me along lol, I would need an elephant... hope you are soon feeling better and have a few good days away

  2. Beautiful card Margaret, I like the image and the gorgeous butterfly.
    Kevin xx

  3. Absolutely beautiful and the colours are so soft!

  4. This is beautiful, love the layered butterflies, so delicate. Thank you for joining in at CD Sunday this week.
    Jen x

  5. Hi Margaret. Another lovely card. I haven't seen the pleated background paper done before and it looks so effective. Butterflies are always a winner especially made like the ones you have used.
    Thank you for joining us at Cd Sunday.
    CD Sunday DT

    Hope you feel better soon.

  6. so stunning margaret.the image is so beautiful and i love your gorgeous colours and design :D

    xx coops xx

  7. Beautiful card gorgeous butterfly.

  8. A beautiful card Margaret, and a gorgeous butterfly. Hope you soon feel better.

    Sue x

  9. Another beautiful card Margaret. thanks for joining us at CD sunday this week.
    Jenny x
    CD Sunday DT

  10. A beautiful card Margaret, love the image and how you've used it. Your tatting below looks fabulous too - I could never master tatting though I did try. Hope you feel better soon. Carol x

  11. Beautiful - love the colours you have used.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday DT

  12. All behind with my commenting last week, such a fabulous card I love the colours, thanks for sharing with us at CD Sunday xx


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