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May 3, 2022

Fusion Color Palette - Blue Butterflies and NBUS#38

 Welcome!  Join me today for my interpretation of the Fusion Color Palette Challenge - Blue Butterflies and

Here is the inspiration sketch and photo for the Fusion challenge.

Here is the card I created:  I used both the sketch and the inspiration photo.

Lots of new, never used before stuff on this card.
The sentiment (just a note to say) and the die cute Hello are both new and from: Hero Arts Hello Stamp/Cut set.
The wonky circle die is from Sizzix - Mixed Media Motifs
The pattern paper is from: The paper studio along with the dark teal and light teal card stock.
The butterfly (not exactly new although it's the first time I used that particular butterfly from the set. ) Hero Arts - New Day butterflies.

Non - new stuff, Herringbone Embossing folder - Cuttlebug by Provo Craft (they are no longer in business)
Fishtail Die - mststamps.com
Night of Navy card stock - SU
Granny Apple Green card stock - SU
Basic White card stock - SU
Prisma Colored Pencils
Night of Navy Ink - SU & Memento Tuxedo Black ink
Gamsol, Foam Tape


  1. Excellent interpretation of the challenge. I love the colors of this one.

  2. Hello! beautiful card, as always, with your talents how could it not be beautiful

  3. When I saw this card in the NBUS gallery, I knew immediately what you had used for inspiration, Ida! I love your take on both the photo and sketch sides of the challenge with this beautiful card using lots and lots of NBUS! Thank you for inspiring everyone at NBUS! Hugs, Darnell

  4. Great combo of patterns and textures, Ida!! So glad you joined us at NBUS 38!! Linda Guest Designer

  5. You really went to town with the new stuff and it turned out beautiful! You did a great job with the colors and textures, all of it! Very pretty, Ida!

  6. Great card Ida. Love how you fused both the sketch and the image. That DSP in the background is aweseom. Thanks for joining us at the Fusion Card Challenge. Tristan DT.

  7. Loving all the blues in yur design! Beautiful! Glad you joined us ay Fusion!

  8. Hi Ida thank for visiting my blog and for your kind comment! I love your interpretation of the photo and sketch. Beautiful!

  9. Bright and cheery, this is awesome, Ida! Love all the little elements added