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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Rubbernecker Release

Today is RUBBERNECKER STAMPS release day!! We are SO excited to share our NEW release with you that we are celebrating with a BLOG HOP!! Speaking of celebrating, we are also giving away a PRIZE!!! If you HOP along with us today and leave some LOVE at EVERY stop along the way, you will be entered for your chance to win…….

A $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE for Rubbernecker Stamps!!

How is that for a PRIZE?!! We will announce the winner THURSDAY! So, you have until then, to HOP! The official BLOG HOP ROUTE is listed below, in case you should get lost!! Thanks for joining in our excitement and BEST OF LUCK!!

I'm excited to be a part of showcasing this beautiful Butterflies are Free new release set. Not only are the butterflies beautiful and fun to color, but the sentiments really spoke to my heart.


I heat embossed the Morning Glory frame (also a new release) with gold embosssing powder, colored the butterfly with Copic markers, adding yellow pearls and twinkles to the butterfly as well.

Please be sure to stop by the blogs/galleries of my fellow Rubbernecker Design Team members to see what they have to show you, as well as leave them a comment to be eligible for the $50 gift certificate!

Bev Gerard - Savor the Journey
Charlene Merrick (that's me!)
Francie Gumprecht - Francie's Fancy
Jacquie Peiffer - Javablustamper
Joan Ervin - Stamping with a Passion
Julia Aston - Create with Julia
Juliana Swanson - Stamping with Inky Fingers
Karen Hunsaker - Karen's Kreative Korner
Kittie Caracciolo - Kittie Kraft
Maria Gurnsey - Scrapsbym
Cathy Bomgardner - SCS Gallery

Francie is next on our blog hop, so be sure to click on her link above and check out the gorgeous creation she has for you! Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps: Butterflies are Free Set (#538), Morning Glory Frame (#523) by Rubbernecker

Cardstock: River Rock, Black, White
Ink: Memento Black
Accessories: Copic markers, gold embossing powder, heat tool, black brads, Crystal Clear Twinkles, Yellow Pearls, Tombow Glue
Technique: heat embossing (gold frame)


79 comments:

LeAnne said...

Stunning card--that gold on black is spectacular

Konnie with a K said...

What a lovely card. I can never get the butterfly to look real. You inspire me to keep trying. Thanks!

Sandra said...

WOW! very nice.
Sandra ltb

Barb said...

Elegant Card--so pretty!

Pattyb said...

Charlene, your card is gorgeous with a capital G! Love the new butterfly stamps!

Blessings,
Pat

Deborah March said...

That morning glory frame is absolutely FABULOUS!! Beautiful card!

Francie G. said...

Charlene, this is gorgeous! Love the embossed frame!

Kittie said...

This is gorgeous, Charlene.

Julia Aston said...

Your frame is just gorgeous in the gold embossing Charlene! and your bright butterfly accents it wonderfully!

barbara1940 said...

I love the frame and how you embossed it. Now I can't wait to see the butterfly set, too!

Sheri said...

WOW- I thought that WAS a frame, not a stamp! This is absolutely gorgeous! Great coloring on the monarch!

Sheri said...

I thought that WAS a frame! It is beautiful and your coloring of the monarch is amazing!

schnurse2004 said...

Very pretty card.. love the colors.. TFS

Makalah said...

Now that is one amazing butterfly! If I win, that set is so going in my cart first thing! :)

Scrapaddict said...

Love your gorgeous card!

ButterflyEars said...

Charlene, your card looks like an elegantly framed art piece.
Beautiful work.
Nicole

Ginger said...

Love the black and gold with the orange butterfly. Beautiful

Joycelyn Turner said...

GORGEOUS, Charlene!!!! Your butterfly is FABULOUS!!!

Lillian Child said...

What a delightful card - and you are so correct about the sentiments being so fabulous! Love the font!

Lisa said...

The card is gorgeous. I love butterflies and this one that you created is beautiful. Love it!

Melissa said...

The frame is just gorgeous and your butterfly looks like it's going to take flight any second! Beautiful!

Lisa said...

Your card is gorgeous. I love butterflies and the one you created is beautiful. Love it!

Sherry Kushibab said...

Morning glory frame is outstanding and I am thinking I will need this. Butterfly is outstanding, I agree these sentiments are great. Lovely card.

Celeste said...

Your card is so elegant with the gold on black. What a gorgeous frame. I love how you colored the butterfly, it looks so real! Thanks for sharing this beautiful card!

June@I will craft said...

Oh my god - what a beautiful card. Just gorgous.

Joan Ervin said...

This is soooo elegant and classy, Charlene...I loooove the gold embossed background and your butterfly is to die for, gf!!!!!

Melanie said...

I love this new set and I love what you did with it. Great card!

Judy said...

Great color combination! Love that frame done all the way round the card! Thanks for sharing your ideas.

Melanie said...

This new set is great and I love what you did with it.

Brenda Evans said...

That frame is outstanding! Love it.

Helen F. said...

Elegant embossed frame and beautiful butterfly...love this card, Charlene.

Kris Turner said...

WOW! This is stunning! Beautiful coloring and the embossing is just such a wonderful backdrop for the butterfly. Great job!

shadow said...

Beautiful. Love the embossed bg and the butterfly. Great sentiment.

Sheila said...

I love butterflies and so this card was automatically attractive to me but it is also so elegant. Great inspiration!

Benzi said...

Wowzer! Charlene, your card is beautiful! Love that awesome frame and the sentiment is just gorgeous.

Prismadonna said...

Very Very Nice card. The gold embossing is a beautiful touch!

Colorado Crafter said...

What a gorgeous card!! Thanks so much for a chance to win a prize!

SherylH said...

Such an elegant card! I particularly love the Morning Glory Frame embossed in gold -- however I wasn't able to find it on the Rubbernecker new stamp release.

PatS said...

Love the morning glory frame! Your card is beautiful. The sentiment is a must have for me!

loyaz1 said...

Oh my gosh - I love these stamps - the frames really make this one. What a beautiful card - I would be so honored to receive something like that. TFS

rkramadh said...

Gorgeous! I love the rich black/gold frame and the butterfly has been colored very authentic!

Karen said...

love the card...and the font of the saying is beautiful...like a fluttering butterfly!!

Cheryl said...

Cute sentiment and I really like the new background stamp! Very pretty.

silvia said...

Stunning card!!

wendy said...

Lovely card!

Marilyn said...

I love the butterfly and all the embossed gold

Judy Nash said...

Sheer elegance: so perfect for many occasions. Way to go Rubbernecker.

Chris in CT said...

I love rubbernecker stamps! Very pretty card.

Tosha Leyendekker said...

This is stunning Bert!! Your frame is gorgeous, and that butterfly just pops right off the card!! WOW!

Cook22 said...

What a fabulous, rich, luxurious frame - wonderful setting for the fluttering-by butterfly.

c said...

Classy card with a touch of Springtime. Very nice.

Cathy said...

Charlene, what a rich and very lovely card. That gold eb is wonderful. Love your butterfly. You put a winner together today. WOW BIG TIME! TFS :0)

NWFlamingo said...

Wow! This is elegance X2!

Dee in N.H. said...

WOW! What a beautiful card! I'm in love with your butterfly!

Gladys R. said...

Your card is so lovely.
Love the frame work.

Bev Gerard said...

Wowwwweeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!
You've turned that Morning Glory Frame into such an elegant necessity!

~Bev

imastampin said...

Charlene, when I saw this one in person it took my breath away. It was a HUGE hit at the stamp show in Mesa!

craftymom205 said...

Beautiful card.

craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

Debbie said...

WOW!! beautiful card!! I will definitely be casing this one!!

Rae Ann said...

The frame is so beautiful embossed in gold! Love the splash of color you added with the butterfly. Such a beautiful and elegant card.

sparkling stamper said...

What a spectacular card!!!

Holly said...

Oh MY!!!!!!! This is GAW-JUS! That butterfly just pops out against the black and gold frame!

nonnie said...

love your butterfly....it is beautiful...

JONA said...

Love this Card! it is so elegant.

Jennifer Scull said...

that is just a gorgeous card! :)

Kristine Reynolds said...

WOW! That frame is amazing!

Melodee said...

Very stunning and Elegant!

Cindy Haffner said...

Charlene this is so so PRETTY!

Denise said...

Gorgeous card! I love the frame stamp and the lovely butterfly! Stunning!
DeniseB

MyScrapMenagerie said...

What a gorgeous card! I just love the butterfly! Very detailed.

wannabcre8tive said...

Charlene, your card is so elegant. Love the gold embossing and your beautifully colored butterfly.

Debra G Smith said...

How elegant..and the butterfly is gorgeous.

FrancineB said...

Oh my!! Your card is so rich and elegant! Beautiful!

Susan said...

I NEED to have that frame - how beautiful!

Susan

Kim Kelley said...

Love how that frame turned out...really pops.

Joanne (jojot) said...

OH Charlene...this is so very elelgant and classy...love the 'gilded' frame....the beauteous butterfly.....the fab sentiment......awesome

Hope you are enjoying the sunshine.....

hugs
joanne

Deborah said...

Such a elegant looking card - just beautiful.

Barbi Walton said...

Very elegant.

Ola said...

What a gorgeous card! I love the gold embossing & that butterfly is beautiful!

Thanks so much for sharing!!!

~Ola
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