Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Recessed Window Card.

The theme this time
is Butterflies + B is for Brads.
The new shape I have tried out
is a Recessed Window Card.
have a tutorial and a video on how to make.

I have used SU cardstock to make the card shape.
Patterned paper unknown from my stash.
The image is a pre coloured topper by
'Little Claire 'from sheet LCD09. 
Flowers were made using 
Spellbinders  Delicate Asters HCD 726
Sentiment by Hero Arts.
Gems and flower brads from my stash.

Showing inside of card using remaining
paper from patterned sheet.
Die cuts are Spellbinders
'Majestic Elements'

Side view of card.
This card has now gone to a  dear friend going through a rough time
to let her know that she is very much in our thoughts.
Entering into the following challenges:
Buckwells Crafty #4 Anything goes.
Crafts Galore #  Anything goes.
Fitztown Challenge # 67 Anything goes/ use patterned paper.
Crafting By Designs # Anything goes.
Sister Act # 88 Anything goes.
Wags and Whiskers #  Anything goes.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop # 159  Use up snippets (oddments of white card for flowers)


  1. A lovely card - I'm sure your friend will appreciate your kind thoughts.
    Kath x

  2. Gorgeous! Love the frame! Beautiful detail inside too!
    Lucy x

  3. So pretty and a lovely layout Mrs A your so thoughtful too! xx

  4. Gorgeous card! It will definitely help lift your friend through her difficult time xxx

  5. Gorgeous card Mrs A, lovely design and so pretty. Carol x

  6. Just beautiful, Mrs A, both inside and out!

    love Mags B x

  7. This is amazing! Love the precolored image you used and the rest of it is gorgeous. I love that your cards are so "out of the box" thinking.

  8. You have used that beautiful image so well. Wonderful card.

  9. Very pretty card Mrs A, lovely colours.

    Kath x

  10. Oh this is gorgeous Mrs A! I'll be along to play ASAP - just need to find some brads!!



  11. What a lovely card for your friend, bet she really appreciated it x
    I do like to see all the different card types you find and make x

  12. Super butterfly card. Love the shape and recessed window you clever thing. xxx

  13. Hi Mrs A
    What a beautiful card. I'm sure it will lift your friends spirits to receive it.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

  14. Very subtle colours on this lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown. Hazel x

  15. How pretty. Love the image and the gorgeous colours. The frame effect suits your image perfectly. Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Anything Goes Challenge and Good Luck! Del xx

  16. Very pretty! Such soothing colors. Butterflies and brads.... well that 's not too difficult. Now if I can just fine the time!

  17. I will have to check out that tutorial as I really love your card, Mrs. A! I know your friend will appreciate it.

  18. What a beautiful card, really pretty..Thank you for joining us at Buckwell's Crafty Challenge. Good luck in draw and hope to see you again soon..Hugs Lozzy xx

  19. This is very pretty! Thank you for playing along at Buckwells Crafty Challenge. Sammy-x

  20. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper January challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x

  21. Really cute card and I like the die cut flowers. the image is fun and so spring like. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown.


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