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Giveaway Winner and Memory Box Butterfly Vine…


Such a habit… I always seem to put a photo at the top of the post!  hehe  Oh well… go ahead…scroll down and see who the winner is!

Here’s the Butterfly Vine stencil debossed into Strathmore Bristol card-stock… It really worked great… the other side was nicely embossed, so you could use either side.

It was great to use the debossed side because the stencil stayed in the grooves while I misted it with three colors of Glimmer Mist. Patina, Frosty Nights and Mistletoe.

Let that dry…

Then I replaced the stencil in the grooves again and stamped with a variety of Memory Box stamps inked with Distress Ink pads. One of the stamps, Vintage Scroll has been discontinued.  Sorry about that… some shops still have it in stock.

I used the Perfect Layers ⅛ inch ruler to mat the stenciled and inked piece on black card-stock.

Here’s a close up…


I really like the definition the debossing/embossing gives… like letterpress without the ink.

I layered it up like this in my Big Shot…

Multi purpose Platform set on Tab 1

Clear Cutting Mat

Spellbinder Tan Embossing mat

Bristol card-stock (I very lightly spritzed it with water on both sides – spritzing on the back side helps keep it from curling)

Butterfly Vine Stencil

Clear Cutting Mat

5 pieces of 5 ½ x 8 ½ in. 65# cover card-stock, stacked together and placed on top (shims)

Then run it through!

NOW FOR the WINNER of the MB Lunette and Oriel Butterfly dies from SLS!!!

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#30 is Linda Ward!  Congrats Linda!  It’s your lucky day!
Watch your email, I’ll be contacting you for your mailing address.

Thank you everyone for stopping by, linking up and shopping at!

*** Linking up to…
Clips N Cuts blog  – giveaway
ETA – 
Moxie Fab World – Styling with Stencils Challenge

Supplies I used on my card…

14 thoughts on “Giveaway Winner and Memory Box Butterfly Vine…

  1. Hi Pam, you use the most amazing techniques … I’m totally impressed !!! This card is just beautiful & along with ladybugs, butterflies & birds are my other favorites I love to see on gorgeous cards like this & in my flower gardens.
    Hugs, Janie

  2. Pam, this is truly a beautiful card….love all the butterflies and your background is gorgeous. I’ve been out of touch with everyone for awhile but should be doing better…..just don’t know where the time goes. hugs, Ruth Ann

  3. This is just gorgeous! I love this technique & intend to try it the minute I have a second. I have that spray & already LOVE that, so this will be yet another use for it! You ALWAYS give me new inspirations!

  4. Pam, thanks so much for the sandwich instructions to use a stencil to deboss. I have this stencil (and some of the other MB ‘word’ stamps…not sure if I have the one you used. I just got the B’fly stencil and want to try this technique. Your card is lovely. I’m just beginning to a a little of this stuff, and it’s such fun. Your work is a big inspiration to a ‘newbie’. TFS & Hugs

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