Beading / Jewelry

Inspiration Unleashed - Butterfly Pin & Necklace

By  Keri Lee Sereika 

size: pin, 2" across; necklace, 1"x3"

  • Butterfly Pin
  • Butterfly Necklace


  • Simply Smooth White cardstock (Prism Papers)
  • Sassy Mixed Glitter Kit (Art Institute Glitter)
  • Butter Cream Prismatics cardstock (Prism Papers)
  • Inkssentials (Ranger): Memory Glass, 1”x3”; Antique Copper Memory Frame, 1”x3”
  • Brown/cream gingham ribbon, 1/4” (Creative Impressions)


  • Rustic Artsy Swirls stamp set (Innovative Stamp Creations)
  • Ink pads (Tsukineko): Tuxedo Black Memento; VersaMark Watermark
  • Black embossing powder
  • COPIC markers (Imagination International)
  • Gold Leafing Pen (Krylon)
  • Heat tool
  • Detail scissors
  • Hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • Pin back
  • Adhesives: Designer Dries Clear Adhesive (Art Institute Glitter); Zip Dry Paper Glue (Beacon Adhesives)
  • Art 4 Frames stamp set (Innovative Stamp Creations)
  • Memento dye ink pads (Tsukineko): Lady Bug; Desert Sand; Rich Cocoa
  • COPIC markers (Imagination International)
  • Dual-layered Butterfly Pin
  • 1. Stamp Tuxedo Black butterfly onto cardstock and color with markers. Stamp watermark butterfly on cardstock; heat emboss with black powder.
  • 2. Fit glitter adhesive with metal fine-point tip and apply adhesive to small areas of embossed butterfly image. Cover adhesive with Mellow Yellow glitter and gently shake off excess. Repeat on other areas of wings using various glitter colors, applied one at a time; let dry completely.
  • Stamped Memory Glass Necklace
  • 1. Cut 1"x3" piece of Butter Cream Prismatics cardstock. Randomly stamp Rich Cocoa butterflies. Color with markers, blending lighter colors into center and darker shades at edges.
  • 2. Stamp Desert Sand crackle image over top of butterfl ies. Stamp Lady Bug sentiment randomly over entire piece.
  • 3. Place cardstock between two layers of Memory Glass and place into frame, following manufacturer's instructions. Tie ribbon around top loop to finish.