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Tim Holtz Vintage Shabby Chic Canvas

Good afternoon everyone, hope you are all well and enjoying the blissful weather! Here I am with a Canvas I have made for my brother to give to a colleague, I hope she likes it!
I used a plain white canvas, and cut out Butterflies with Spellbinders dies, and a flower with Tim Holtz Tattered florals die out of Tim Holtz Vintage Shabby cardstock. I arranged these and folded and shaped them how I liked the look of them-where they are light cardstock they have the strength to do this where paper wouldn't.
I then glued them on with strong glue, and stamped around them with assorted flourish stamps I own in Distress inks.
Lastly I added stamped corners and a button which complimented my design as the flower centre.
What do you think?

I just wanted to say a huge thank you to all my followers, you have really kept me pushing to improve my art and craft, and I really appreciate the time you spend visiting and leaving me such wonderful comments! If you haven't already entered my Candy in my sidebar please do, and I welcome any new followers too! :-)

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Alphabet Challenge: H is for Handmade Flowers
Crafts 4 Eternity: Wonderful Wings
Hotshot Crafts: Die Cuts
Crafters Cafe: Handmade Flowers with Butterflies
Stamp and Create: For the Ladies
PanPastel UK: Pastel Colours

Thank you for visiting and for your lovely comments, I  really do appreciate them very much :-)

Comments

  1. BEautiful, I love the flower and the colour is gorgeous xXx

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  2. beautiful, love the colours xxx

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  3. Gorgeous canvas Elaine. Carol x

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  4. Fabulous Elaine love all those butterflies.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. beautiful summery card love the colour of the butterflies
    lindyloo

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  6. This is so Elegant Elaine and those butterflies are amazing:)x

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  7. Butterflies and Blossoms - Your canvas is just Beautiful! xx

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  8. your canvas is beautiful I am sure your brothers colleague will love it, who wouldn't x

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  9. Beautiful, beautiful work ... like this a lot.
    Thank you for joining in this weeks PanPastel Challenge.
    Eileen x

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  10. WOW, stunning, brilliant work. x

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  11. Beautiful, Elaine! Love all those pretty butterflies and that flower is gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog this month! :)

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  12. Fabulous! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

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  13. Awesome canvas! I am sure your brothers colleague will love it! Beautifully done!
    Thanks for sharing your project & joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog.
    Roxx

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  14. Really nice project thanks for joining us at PanPastel uk this week.

    Kerry DT Leader

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  15. Absolutely beautiful hun, the soft colours are gorgeous and the butterflies look fab. Thank you so much for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

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  16. Wonderful card.Thank you for joining us at HSC for our Die Cuts Challenge.

    Hugs sarah x

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  17. Beautiful canvas! Those butterflies and your flower are stunning!

    Thanks for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!

    Sheena
    xxx

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  18. Beautiful card! I had a stressful day at work and looking at your card just freed me!! Thanks, Bunches! Thanks for sharing your lovely project with us at CCCB!
    Hugz,
    Chana

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  19. Lovely creation!!! Thanks for joining The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog!
    Hugs,
    Julia

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