Blog Blitz Begins - Butterfly Symphony
by Jeanne Jachna


Hello friends!   It's my favorite time!  New release time!  We're so excited about our new Spring Release that we're celebrating with a blog blitz!  What's a blog blitz?  It's a time we set aside to show you projects made with the new release and give you a chance to win some for yourself!   Today I'm sharing a card made with the new Butterfly Symphony die. 

This beautiful die features a die cut swirl of pretty butterflies in different sizes! It's the perfect size for an A2 card. 


I started by die cutting the Butterfly Symphony from a white card stock panel.  Next I inked the die cut ribbon swirl with ombre yellow/orange Copic Markers.   I used Y15, Y17 and YR04.


To completely ink up to the edges you can slide a piece of scrap paper between the die cut lines. I recommend something heavier than a sticky note, but wanted to use a colored slip of paper so you could see how it slides between the die cuts easily. 


To assemble the card I trimmed a dark aqua piece of card stock slightly smaller than my card base.  I die cut the largest Double Stitch Rectangle Frame from a light aqua and adhered it to the card base.  I trimmed a piece of gold glitter paper to fit inside the die cut frame opening.   Next I cut the Butterfly Symphony Panel with the Double Stitch Rectangle Frame so it fits perfectly over the opening. 
Finally I die cut the butterflies in ombre shades of aqua card stock.  I chose aqua because I wanted it to contrast with the yellow/orange colored ribbon.   
I applied adhesive only to the center of the butterflies and bent them so you can see the gold glitter card stock underneath.  What a fun surprise! 
The Spring release blog blitz runs from March 20 - March 31 . We'll be giving away a prize on every blog blitz post during this time. To enter to win you need to leave a comment on ONLY the posts that you wish to enter. To enter ALL the posts during the blog blitz you need to leave a comment on EACH ONE. One person will be chosen at random from each of the posts during the blog blitz. Only one prize per person per blog blitz. We use a random number generator to select winners from comments. You have until midnight US EST April 1 to leave a comment on each and every post that you want to enter. Winners will be announced on this blog on April 3.

For a SECOND chance to win this die .....
1.)   Visit our Instagram account and FOLLOW US!
2.)   Like each post, you want to enter
3.)   LEAVE A COMMENT and TAG A FRIEND on each post you wish to enter.   Comments open through April 1. 

One comment per post will be selected by a random number generator.  The winners will be posted on each Instagram post on April 3.   Only one Instagram prize per person per Blog Blitz.

So PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT!   (You have to comment to win!!!)  Your kind words always make me SMILE! 

Jeanne Floral Signature copy




So pretty! I love the ribbon impression with Butterfly symphony die! You are the queen of perfect color combo. love it!

So pretty with this swirl of butterflies. I like the colors.

A lovely card here Jeannie - I like this butterfly symphony die cut - love the colors you selected as well - TFS

I love this gorgeous card and the pretty colors you have chosen, a beautiful 'blast' of Springtime...fabulous die too!!

These butterflies are gorgeous! I LOVE the color of the swirl you used!!

What's not to love???

What a beautiful die and card! Love the colors! :)

Fabulous die and love
your pretty card!
Carla from Utah

Beautiful - I love the bright colours on the butterfly die!

Beautiful! I love the sunny colors & that gorgeous die!

Love your card! Thanks for the inspiration.

Oh how beautiful is this card. Loving the new die.

Really peaceful and pretty. I love the butterflies.

Blog blitz is one of my favorite activities even as I read the poppy stamps blog every day! Love your bright and cheery card especially at this challenging time for so many. Thanks for the joy you bring!

Oh, I really love that swirl detail, along with the small butterflies. Perfect for springtime cards

Hi Jeanne, This butterfly symphony is an amazing die set, and this card showcases it beautifully.
I pray you are staying safe in these troubled times.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

What a cool die that is. Great card!

What a bright and cheery card. Love the colors ♥

Gorgeous spring die and card!

Loving the pretty swirlies in the background with this butterfly die. Thank you for sharing this gorgeous card at such a stressful time.

Awesome color combo! Love these beautiful butterflies!

So beautiful!

Such a sweet spring card!
I love the pop of color you gave
it with the Copics.

Full of colour and movement and Spring on a card x.

This is a fun new die!

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