Monday, 2 June 2014

Altered Eclectics Monthly Challenge

Hi Everyone,
Thank you for the kind comments on the birth of my wonderful Grandson Jude x x x

This month at ALTERED ECLECTICS We would love to see all your beautiful altered creations...this month I decided to alter a wooden butterfly I hope you like it...



I had great fun with crackle paint on this one & Alcohol inks (stream) the buttons are genuine vintage given to me by my friends Mum they are so beautiful....the image is from Cardmakers delight you can find them on ebay. ..  Looking forward to seeing all your altered pieces this month Have fun x x

Thank you for your kind visits x x x




18 comments:

cuilliesocks said...

Gorgeous altered butterfly May, the little girl image is so beautiful and the use of those lovely buttons are fab. Love the crackled paint effect, hugs Kate x

Valerie-Jael said...

This is beautiful, love all the crackle, and the lovely colour! Hugs, Valerie

brenda said...

Looks like I have missed a lot May, so belated congratulations on the birth of Jude.

Lovely work as always, hope to be able to visit a bit more often, I am certainly trying to get back into the groove.

Hope you have a good week.

B x

Dorthe said...

So lovely, dear MaY,- your butterfly with all its cracks are wonderful, and looks so sweet with all the buttons there!
Hugs from Dorthe

Beth Brovold said...

What a GORGEOUS butterfly May!! I love the crackled base...your embellishments are just BEAUTIFUL!! Take care Grandma!!
Beth

Ira Huberts said...

You have altered your butterfly in such a delicate beautiful manner May, just fabulous! Hugs, Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Elaine said...

Beautiful May xx

Mrs.B said...

Love how you've altered this butterfly. Bought one of these to do in March, must get it out.
Avril xx

Sue said...

This is stunning May. I love your beautiful design and gorgeous detailing. The vintage buttons look wonderful.
hugs Sue xx

Astrid Maclean said...

Beautiful May, love your butterfly, the crackle looks wonderful!

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! this is gorgeous May! you are so clever at altered creations… the butterfly is so beautiful… love the wonderful photo and the vintage buttons are all fab! :-)
Hope you have a good week!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous flutterby, and a beautiful colour :o)
Jackie xx

Dianne said...

Hello Miss May OMGOODNESS, this is FANTASTIC.... The crackle is fabulous, love all those old buttons, and such a sweet image with the sweet bird, love the gauze behind,the glitter butterfly is gorgeous, I love this piece, thanks for sharing..

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous altered project May, I love the crackle effect and all of your fabulous details.
Pauline
x

Redanne said...

Oh May, I adore butterflies and I just love how you crackled this one, it is gorgeous and the embellishments look wonderful. Hugs, Anne xx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

So cool, that's an amazing butterfly, fabulous crackled background.

coops said...

stunning butterfly.i love the crackle and gorgeous pretty image and detailing ;D

xx coops xx

butterfly said...

Wowzer - look at that fabulous crackle - that's just glorious, May! The buttons are a beautiful touch too...
Alison xx