{Special Post} Say It Big with Beautiful Butterflies by Melissa

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Hi there, STAMP friends! I’m back in from the farm fields and flower gardens for a quick post with 11 bold butterfly-ful cards to share with you today. Thanks for stopping by. I have another special group of cards to share. I’m doing a product feature post at STAMPlorations and this time I’m highlighting STAMP’s butterfly products along with Say It Big and Typografia Motivate sentiment stamps.

  Check out more at the STAMP blog. There’s a special sale with 25% off select products, 2 prizes there and if you use my coupon, STAMPGIRLMELISSA, you can receive an extra 20% off at the shop.

If you were here before for my Bold Birds post you’ll know that I’ve been spending lots of time outside this year. My husband and I have started a farm, “Promised Land Farm,” and we’ve been doing a bunch of projects to get the farm started.  We have been enjoying starting some flower gardens for the many pollinators that we have flying and fluttering around.

Our daughters have also been collecting Monarch butterfly larvae and we have been enjoying seeing the Monarch butterflies emerging from their Chrysalides.

 So, in honor of our fluttery friends, here are the 11 cards that I have to share with you.

I love all of the featured products and thoroughly enjoyed making these cards. In keeping with my busy season of life and the need to be in the fields and gardens, I’m going to simply share my cards with you.

Please see the end of the post for product links.

 

 

 

 

 

If you are looking for me I’ll be in the gardens and fields!

Grace & Peace,

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Product Links:

Life Is Art – Say It Big Series

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 Beautiful Destinations – Typografia Motivate

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Chance – Typografia Motivate

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Proof – Typografia Motivate

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The Future Belongs – Typografia Motivate

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Today is Perfect – Typografia Motivate

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Winged Things – The Bee’s Knees

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Amazing – Say It Big Series

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Beautiful Word Die – CUTplorations

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All Your Heart – Say It Big Series

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Blossom Like A Butterfly

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No Mistakes – Typografia Motivate

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Trendy Butterflies 2 – Shery Russ Designs

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Flowers 1 – ARTplorations Stencil – Sanna Lippert Designs

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Chevron Crazy – ARTplorations Stencil

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Peony Number Two – ARTplorations Stencil

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Big Bloom Factory LARGE – ARTplorations Stencil

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Shower of Flutters – ARTplorations Stencil

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Bloomtangled #1 Cover Plate Die – CUTplorations

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Trendy Spring Blooms Dies – CUTplorations

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Flutter Zen 2 Layering Dies – CUTplorations

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Flutter Zen 1 Layering Dies – CUTplorations

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Bracket Labels/Tags Nesting Dies – CUTplorations

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Art Edges – CUTplorations

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Crazy Double Running Stitch Rectangle Nesting Dies – CUTplorations

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Tags #1 Nesting Dies – CUTplorations

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Melissa Frames a Flying Rainbow -May 2018 Mixed Media Tutorial for STAMPlorations

Hi!  Are you a lover of butterflies, rainbows and flowers? I have a project that may interest you.

Check out the full tutorial over at the STAMP blog.

I hope that you enjoy seeing the process I used to create this fun flying floating flowery rainbow and are inspired to do a little crafting of your own. If you like this projects and want to purchase the supplies please remember to use my discount code, STAMPGIRLMELISSA, and receive 20% off at the shop.

I used the following STAMPlorations products for this tutorial:

ARTplorations Stencil: Big Bloom Factory (Large)

 I hope that you enjoy the tutorial over at the STAMP blog and look forward to reading your comments.

I hope that you have a great day.

Thanks for stopping by!

Grace & Peace,

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 Products used:

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STAMPlorations May Mixed Media Challenge – Things with Wings

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I’m here today for STAMPlorations Mixed Media Challenge for May.

Create a winged-themed mixed media (non-card) project and use a stencil.

Here’s my tag using ARTplorations Big Bloom Factory LARGE , CUTplorations Dragonfly Layering Die and Tags #1 Nesting Dies.

Be sure to check out the super projects that the other Mixed Media DT members made over at the STAMP blog.

Thanks for stopping by!
Grace & Peace,

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Do you like the products I used for this tag?

You can get them up at an extra 20% off if you use my discount code, STAMPGIRLMELISSA.

May 2018 Mixed Media Challenge Prizes:

  • Players can link up as many winged-themed mixed media (non-card) projects as you’d like as long as each project includes the use of a stencil (or stencils) and is in its own separate blog post
  • Non-STAMPlorations products are OK
  • Prizes: $15 for the winner voted by the design team; two randomly chosen winners of $5 GC

Products used:

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TAGplorations Challenge – Things with Wings – May 2018

 I am happy to be here with you for STAMPlorations with our May TAGplorations challenge.

Our Theme for this month is: Things with Wings

For this month’s challenge please create a winged-themed project that includes a tag (or tags) in it.

Shery is having a sale!

I made a card and a tag using CUTplorations Pierced Curly Frames/Tags Nesting Dies.

I also used Bloomtangled Cover Plate die a Dragonfly Layering die

and CUTplorations Tags #1 Nesting Dies.

I hope you’ll join us for our fun tag challenge, TAGplorations.

Check out the COUPON code below.

Thanks for stopping by!

Grace and Peace,

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I’d be happy to have you follow me on Instagram.

STAMPlorations/CUTplorations products:

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Use my coupon and receive 20% off your STAMPlorations order.

STAMPlorations April Challenge – Focus on Sentiments

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Hi! I’m here to share 2 cards with you for STAMPlorations April Challenge.

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I love this cover plate die with the 3 blooms on it. I used one of my favorite STAMPlorations Typografia Thankful stamps that coordinates with this die perfectly.

I used a lovely and fun, new Bloomtangled Cover Plate Dies and Gratitude is the Blossom to make these cards.0preview-bloomtangledcoverplate1preview-Typografia-GratitudeistheBlossom

 

Be sure to check out the super projects that some of the other STAMPgirl DT members made over at the STAMP blog.

Remember that we are having one big challenge this month. You can join in here.

Thanks for stopping by!
Grace & Peace,

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Do you like the products I used for these cards?

You can get them up at an extra 20% off if you use my discount code, STAMPGIRLMELISSA.

Products Used:

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TCC: My Inspiration:  My Clean and Layered card is
inspired by the pretty bright colors and the flowers.

 

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