Saturday, 5 November 2016

Autumn colours

Hello lovely peeps


It's the first Saturday of the month which means it is time for a new challenge at Crafty Calendar. The theme this month is

 'Autumn Colours'


and the sponsors are

Crafty Ribbons £10 voucher
and

lawn fawn

For my inspiration card I have used Brushos and stamps/dies from Issue 11 of the Crafters Companion Inspiration magazine

First I stamped three types of the leaves onto watercolour card with Versamark ink and sprinkled on Detail White embossing powder (Stampendous) before melting.

I sprinkled Dark Brown, Crimson and Orange Brusho powders onto the card and spritzed with water


I used the corresponding dies to cut the leaves out and cut a Happy Birthday from watercolour card using the Butterfly Lullaby Signature collection


I cut another 6" square of watercolour card and sprinkled more Brusho powders in the centre before spritzing with water. I wrapped red and brown organza ribbon around the card and tied with a knot before attaching it to a 6"x6" card blank. The sentiment and leaves were attached with Cosmic Shimmer/Pinflair Glue Gel. 


I would like to enter this in the following challenges:-
Crafty Ribbons #174 Anything Goes..with ribbon or lace
Deep Ocean Challenge #141 Use die-cuts or punches
Artistic Stampers  Autumnal
Tinker- Dream  #46 fall/halloween
Crafty Catz #345: Anything Goes (Optional twist --Add Snowflakes)

Thanks for stopping by,
Katrina x

12 comments:

  1. What a wonderfully light and airy feeling you've achieved on a Fall card!

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  2. Really lovely work Katrina, such pretty colours and the ribbon adds a real touch of luxury xx

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  3. Beautiful card Katrina, I like everything about it!!
    Kevin xx

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  4. Beautiful card,love the autumn colours on it x

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  5. What a wonderful card.
    Hugs
    Kuni
    My new challenge blog start on the 10th november and i hope to see you.
    http://sweetstamperschallenge.blogspot.de/

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  6. What a gorgeous card and everyones favourite colours I'm sure, just love it.Glad you could join us at CraftyCatz this week.x

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  7. Fabulous card and so pleased you have shared it with us at crafty Catz this week in our ATG with a optional twist of a snowflkae. Good luck in the draw
    AuntySue dt

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  8. Your back ground in mix media with brushes is amazing. Many thanks to join us in Crafty Ribbons Challenge this week and good luck from Christelle DT.

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  9. Absolutely smashing card for an Autumn birthday. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

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  10. Absolutely beautiful! What a great technique! Hugs, Autumn

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  11. Absolutely gorgeous! Thank you for joining in The Artistic Stamper challenge this month x

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Katrina xx