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 Hello everyone! It's Ashley back with a guest post for Butterfly Reflections Ink! Have you seen the August mood board yet? It is gorgeous! I've been planning a card with some Lawn Fawn fairies for a while, and I thought this mood board would be the perfect magical nighttime color palette!



I started this card by blending Distress Oxides in Dusty Concord, Faded Jeans, and Peacock Feathers onto white cardstock then splattered with a bit of white acrylic paint. On a separate piece of white cardstock, I blended Twisted Citron and Peacock Feathers Distress Oxides and cut with the Lawn Fawn Grassy Border die. I added the grass to my sky background and die cut the whole piece with the largest Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle to add the stitched border.


I stamped several images from different Lawn Fawn sets with Pinkfresh Studio Detail Black ink and colored with Copics. I used the house from Frosty Fairy Friends, the fairies and flowers from Fairy Friends, and the critters and grass from Gleeful Gardens. I added some white gel pen details and cut everything out before adding them to my card, popping a few things up with foam tape for dimension. I finished my card with a sentiment from Pretty Pink Posh Everyday Greetings stamped in VersaMark ink and embossed with white.


Thank you so much for stopping by! Have a fairy wonderful day!

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