Winged things

Halloween being my favourite holiday of the year, I should be creating lots of Halloween projects at the moment, but instead, it seems that I’m still dreaming of the summer that was over before it even begun…

Both Crafty Individuals and Simon Says Stamp and Show want to see winged things, so I’ve indulged in making a number of butterfly ATCs:

Those will be heading to Finland for an international ‘anything goes’ swap.

Stamps used

  • Crafty Individuals: flower squares,  script background and ‘the earth laughs… ‘
  • Art Journey: flower (used in background of the 1st atc)
  • Katzelkraft: papillon sentiment
  • Stampinback: bookpage background
I mainly used watercolour techniques, sometimes combined with an embossed resist. The butterflies were punched out.

7 comments on “Winged things

  1. Monique says:

    Hele mooie atc’s, Julie!

  2. Lynnef says:

    WOW…your cards are BREATHTAKING!!! The colors….the flowers….the wishing for summer…..ahhh! you encompassed it all!!

    thanks BUNCHES for playing along with the teamies and SIMON SAYS STAMP & SHOW!!!

  3. laury55 says:

    gorgeous…love the color combination and your background with watercolor

  4. Florence says:

    Hi Julie. I have popped over from CI blog. Stunning ATCs. Love the colours and the overal effect you have created.

  5. lynne says:

    Beautiful, watercolour inspired images. Very delicate.
    Thanks for joining the Crafty Individuals challenge.

  6. Jean Hardy says:

    Very pretty items Julie, and thanks so much for joining in the CI Challenge this month. Jean

  7. Riitta says:

    Yes, very stunning cards!!! I’m the happy owner of the first ATC! And I can tell you: it’s even more beautiful in reality. I’ve been admiring the card the whole evening. Thank you so much, Julie. I hope we will swap more cards in the future.

    Best Wishes from Finland

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