The Butterfly Challenge this fortnight is 'Butterflies + R is for Recycle and/or Ruby Red'. So, I decided to use both Recyling and Ruby Red.
Searching for something to recycle, I remembered some vertical blinds samples I had - I knew they would come in handy one day! I found two matching samples in a very pale beige and used them for the background. I love the effect of the texture of the material. I added a strip of card across the middle to hide the join. The image is SB 'Flutter Tree', which cuts out perfectly with a metal shim. I used a Sue Wilson 'Noble Double Pinpoint Rectangle' die to die cut the rectangle and also used the side of largest die to cut a matching strip for the middle.
I would like to enter my card for the following challenges: