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Butterfly Lucy

Hi!  I made a card for Flutter By Wednesday's 200th and last challenge.  I'll miss the challenges! 

Here's the sketch for the last challenge.

I decided to go with CC Designs Butterfly Lucy.  Isn't she sweet?  I love the flower border too also from CC Designs.  I got the grass die even though I have one from MFT because this one is a bit shorter and fits the flower border nicely.

I added some glossy accents on her hair accessories and the dots on her dress.  No, she's not eating the butterfly like my husband had first thought.  Geez, I don't understand him sometimes.

I also used the little saying from CC Designs Spring Logos and stamped it onto a cloudy background.  The butterfly is from CC Designs Butterfly Border that I love. 

I'd also like to enter this into Paper Sundaes Challenge #118 -- Ribbon and Pearls, Stamp and Create April Challenge -- Spring, and Ribbon Carousel Challenge 50 -- Anything Goes.

I had a nice day today with my daughter.  We got her hair cut and styled straight which she just loves.  Usually her hair is a bit wavy.  We had lunch and did some shopping.  But now I'm feeling a bit lazy to do the usual house chores.  Oh, and I'm trying to finish reading the Hunger Games books.  I'm on Catching Fire but it's slow going for me.  I don't know how my daughter read all 3 books.  Reading makes me sleepy so every time I read a few pages, I just want to close my eyes and sleep.

Thanks for reading and have a great week!


Rachel Parys said…
First of all, congrats on your TGF SCS win! Whoo hoo!!!

Second of all, I'm still laughing about your husband's butterfly comment, too funny! (men?!) She is to die for! It is such a neat sentiment you put on there, fits perfectly! I just bought that butterfly paper yesterday, great minds.... ;)

Fun day with your daughter! I'm going to have one this friday with mine. My little one only has about 4 weeks of school left, and about 5 days off from now until the end!? Crazy.
Cheryl said…
What a pretty card! So bright and cheery! Cute flower border.
Leanne said…
AWwww!!! I love this Eva! It definitely makes me smile! The colors, the papers and yes that adorably sweet Lucy. Love all the CC cutters you used and this very sweet scene. Your DH is funny!
Glad you and your DD had a wonderful day. Sounds like a lot of fun.
I'm the same way, once I start reading I tend to fall asleep! lol!
Have a fantastic day and thank you so much for joining us at Flutterby Wednesday for our last challenge. This is beautiful!
Dana said…
I love this sweet card. That paper is so pretty. Great card!!

Karen Wilson said…
LOL at your hubby's comment!! That made me giggle out loud. Something my son/hubby would say to!!

LOVE, LOVE this card! That image is precious and I think I just love all those colors too!! Thanks for fluttering with us on our final journey.
Lorraine said…
Aw, I love this, Eva! The fun colors, papers and the sweet butterfly and flower die cuts! and LOL - actually when I first saw this image, I thought she was eating something - LOL!
Lynette said…
What a beautiful card and thanks for sharing close-ups of the details. And thanks for participating in the final Flutter By Wednesday challenge!
Eva, such a sweet card! love the flowers AND the grass. hmmm think I must get it too....Ha ha your husban comment is so funny/scary yak don't think butterfly taste nice.Congrats on your recent winnings.The new TGF stamps are so cool right!?
Alyce said…
Eva this is just so gorgeous! I love all of it...your colouring and the clouds are perfect. Beautiful sentiment too :) I know what you mean about reading...sometimes I only read one sentence and then I am waking up hahaha
Mimi said…
So cute! Love her dress and all the pretty colors on your card!
I'm the same on reading... my dd read all 3 in one month! me? on ch5, first book, ummm about 2months?! lol!! :D
RiNNE said…
haha on your hubby! This card is so darling! i just love that scene and those flowers are genius! Perfectly colored too, my friend!

Oh, wishing for a daughter in the future so I can do all that stuff too :).
Jayne A said…
Gorgeous card. I love that cute image.
Thanks for joining us this week at paper sundaes.

Elaine said…
What a pretty card and a beautiful sentiment , you use such lovely images on your cards Eva, well done Hugs Elaine

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