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OLW 158 Fly away with me

Butterfly in brown

This week’s One Layer Wednesday challenge is to feature something with wings on your card. I chose this beautiful butterfly stamp and a palette of browns.

I masked the left hand side of the card front so I could sponge and stamp  the right hand side. I have roughly used the rule of thirds for my stamped panel. The butterfly is stamped over both sides directing the eye from left to right. I also added a little sponging to the bottom edge in keeping with the vintage feel of the card.

OLW 158 Rules

1. A one-layer card is defined as a single layer of card stock folded in half. No other layers of paper allowed.

2. Make a card with wings on it. It could feature birds, butterflies, planes, mosquitos ; anything with wings.

3. Post your card somewhere online and link back to it here using the InLinkz button on the sidebar. If linking to a blog post, please be sure to link to the specific post and not your blog’s home page.

4. The most important rule of all…HAVE FUN!

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13 Comments on “OLW 158 Fly away with me”

  1. Janine B says:

    This is gorgeous – I love the dimension you have achieved with the spongeing and the colour palette is spot on!

  2. hannelie says:

    Wow… beautiful!

  3. So so so beautiful! Love it!

  4. Lindsey says:

    Music and butterflies… a perfect combination. Beautiful in these muted tones, Heather.

  5. Jan Castle says:

    GORGEOUS card Heather…wonderful combo of elements – makes your heart sing!

  6. Ellie Knol says:

    What a delight to look at!

  7. jmhave44 says:

    So lovely. Like this sepia tone that creates such a vintage feel to your card.

  8. Paula Meuschke says:

    I just wanted to tell you that I love absolutely every one of your beautiful cards. The color combos are gorgeous! Thank you for sharing.

  9. GF you sponge so beautifully! Beautiful card and I love the challenge~

  10. […] I’m linking up these cards to the following: Less is More Week #137: Get Well Soon; Addicted to CAS Challenge #22 Code Word: Get Well; and One Layer Wednesday – Fly Away with Me. […]

  11. […] the digi is fairy cat from A Day for Daisies. I ‘m entering it into the one layer Wednesday.. Fly away with me challenge- something with wings […]

  12. Hi Heather,
    Thank You for visiting my blog today. I like your challenge!
    The musical border is gorgeous!

  13. Gery says:

    It doesn’t matter for what occasion you use the butterfly, it always looks great!
    Beautiful card.
    Groetjes Gery


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