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« on: July 30, 2012 04:42:49 PM »

the color pencil drawing is roughly the size of an atc, i attatched it to a standard sized card blank for my grandmothers birthday. i shaded the back ground in a gently ombre fading from grass to sky, leaving the butterfly blank. i added the words in ink and outlined the butterfly, and i liked it that way, but decided to color it in to add more color and add flowers...next time i might leave it along...i curved the writing on the card and the envelope to suggest a meandering flight path.
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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2012 11:02:17 PM »

Pretty.  I like the meandering flight path.
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2012 09:22:11 AM »

Homemade cards are the best! I'll bet your grandmother loved it. Smiley
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