Let’s have some fun with butterflies and Glitz Glitter Gel, shall we?! I pulled out the Petals & Wings Stamp n Stencil along with a whole rainbow of Glitz Glitter Gel to play with and made this happy, summer card!

Colorful Petals and Wings Card

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I wanted to use the Petals & Wings Stamp n Stencil in a different way, so I decided to make a whole background full of dimensional butterflies! And why not throw in a rainbow of pretty, glittery Glitz Glitter Gel to top it all off!

I used the Petals & Wings Stamp n Stencil Die Set to cut out a bunch of butterflies from white cardstock. I used the negative piece of cardstock and some 1.5″ Purple Tape to create a template in my stamping tool so that I could easily stamp all of the butterflies. I share this trick ( which is not my own ) in the video above.

It’s definitely worth a look! It makes lining up and mass-producing stamped images a BREEZE! I just added the Purple Tape to the back of the negative die cut piece and then I could pop in a die-cut, stamp, remove the die-cut, and pop in another. I stamped a whole rainbow of the Petals & Wings butterflies with the Petals & Wings Stamp Set in no time at all!

Once all of my butterflies were stamped it’s time to add the Glitz Glitter Gel! I used a rainbow of Glitz Glitter Gel to match the rainbow of stamped butterflies – Bubblegum, Sweet Mango, Gold, Holiday Pine ( this was a limited edition color, but there are other green Glitz Glitter Gels that are just as fabulous! ), Turquoise Sea, and Wild Lilac. I picked my colors of Glitz Glitter Gels based on the ink colors I used. I wanted to have colors in the same color family that were darker than the ink.

I love the Stamp n Stencil systems! It lets you pretty add details to the stamp sets! I sprayed the back of the Petals & Wings Stencil with Pixie Spray and lined up the body of the butterfly from the stencil with the stamped butterfly and added Glitz Glitter Gel. I did two of each color before wiping off my stencil with a baby wipe and adding the next color of Glitz Glitter Gel. I glitzed up all 12 butterflies and set them aside for about an hour to dry.

Once the butterflies were dry I played around with placement on my card. When I had them arranged how I wanted them to be I added each butterfly to my card using Gina K Designs White Foam Squares. These are my favorite foam squares when I want just a bit of lift and dimension!

I stamped and white heat embossed a sentiment from the Petals & Wings Stamp Set onto black cardstock and cut it out with a stitched circle die and added it to the card with a double layer of Gina K Designs White Foam Squares. I trimmed off the excess butterflies hanging off the card and added some black gems.

I hope this glitzy summery card makes you happy and inspires you to use repeated die cuts across your card! See you soon!

 ThermOWeb Products Used –

Gina K Designs Petals & Wings Stamp n Stencil

Petals & Wings Stamp Set

Petals & Wings Stencil

Shop Glitz Glitter Gel

Bubblegum Glitz Glitter Gel

Sweet Mango Glitz Glitter Gel

Gold Glitz Glitter Gel

Turquoise Sea Glitz Glitter Gel

Wild Lilac Glitz Glitter Gel

Pixie Spray

Purple Tape

Gina K Designs White Foam Squares

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