Sunday 6 April 2014

Shimmery Butterfly Pivot for Easter

Good morning friends!

I wanted to send a Pop it Ups card to a Pen-Pal for Easter, so decided to go with the Butterfly Pivot.

The card is a standard A2 size, and I used the Agatha Edges to cut the decorative edge on the right from Shimmer Sheetz. Then, I embossed it - the embossing folder is called Swirly Curves, but it reminds me of a butterfly wing. (I love that embossing folder). I also cut the butterfly overlay from the same Shimmer Sheetz. It shimmers and shines and is just beautiful!

On the inside, I added two patterned paper panels cut with the Agatha Edges and penned the words with a Tombow Marker. These are dual tipped markers - brush at one end, fine point marker on the other.

See how the Shimmer Sheetz catches the light? It's SO irridescent & reflective and changes colours as the card is turned. Perfect for a butterfly!

Finally, here is the card from the back ...

She is going to love this when she opens it, I just know it.

Supplies used:
Butterfly Pivot - Pop it Ups, Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Agatha Edges - Pop it Ups, Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Shimmer Sheetz - Elizabeth Craft Designs
Embossing Folder - E119 Swirly Curves, Elizabeth Craft Designs
Patterned card stock - Prima 

Thanks for stopping by today!


  1. Fabulous Karen, love that shimmer sheetz butterfly and edge

  2. ah Karen love this, very eye catching, Shaz in Oz.x

  3. Beautiful card Karen! I love how you used the Shimmer Sheetz for the butterfly overlay and the embossed edges. Really pretty!


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