This week its all about Thanks and Thanksgiving. I loved this weeks challenge. Fall and leaves is the first thing that comes to mind. You can play along too: http://suochallenges.com/
I used the Totally Trees Stamp set, which I have to say, is becoming one of my favorites. When the Holiday Catalog first came out, I told myself, well I don’t really like this set. I was so wrong, its perfect for fall cards. I used the leaf stamp and Versamark Ink to stamp, then heat embossed with Clear Embossing Powder. Using Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie and Rich Razzleberry Ink and a sponge, I sponged on the Very Vanilla cardstock, over the entire piece. Blending in each color, then take a tissue or paper towel and wipe off excess ink. These colors are so rich together. I did have a hard time getting a good photo. I think its because of the Gold Foil Paper.
Here is the inside. I stamped the leaves in all three colors and added the sentiment. I also sponged with Rich Razzleberry (very lightly).
I added the 1/4″ Gold Natural Trim Ribbon and adhered to the Gold Foil layer, then the Rich Razzleberry card base. The sentiment has half a Gold Foil Doily attached to it and Dimensionals to pop it up. The final touch was a few of the Gold Enamel Shapes.
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5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ Rich Razzleberry cardstock, scored at 4 1/4″
2-3 3/4″ x 5″ Very Vanilla (for front and one for inside)
3/4″ x 2 3/8″ Very Vanilla
4″ x 5 1/4″ Gold Foil Paper
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