Saturday, September 6, 2014



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Happy Saturday!    I have a card to share.  I am playing along with this week's MFT Weekly Sketch Challenge.  I am also playing along with the Curtain Call and House of Cards.  Love the inspiration from the Curtain Call and the selection of colors from the House of Cards.



I started with MFT Card Stock Sampler pack.  I used steel gray ,nightshift blue, gray grout, tangy orange, orange fizz, and smooth white).   I used Blueprints 10 to cut the nightshift blue rounded edge layer.  I stamped this panel with BG Woodgrain Background stamp with a watermark ink.  I softly sponged on some pure white pigment ink to create to depth and variation around the edges of the wood image.   Next, I die cut the gray grout and blue strips with the stitched strip dies in Blueprints 1 and Blueprints 2.     In order to create the over edge sentiment focal frame, I used the rounded edge frame from Blueprints 10.  Since it was too long for the sketch, I just lined up the die and ran it through again to shorten it.  

I die cut the leaves from LJD Fall Foliage die namics.  I stamped the leaves using the coordination images  LJD Fall Foliage.   I used the same set to stamp the sentiment. I assembled the card using foam tape, and dimensionals for added depth.   I finished the card with one coordinating button threaded some some hemp cord. #mftstamps

 

As always thanks so much for stopping by!

Betty

9 comments:

  1. Fabulous colour combo and love those big leaves.

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  2. Betty, this is BEAUTIFUL! I adore the bold POP of color on top of the black! Thanks for joining us at House of Cards! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

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  3. Very pretty autumn card, I love the button on top of the leaf pile and that woodgrain background stamp: fabulous! Thanks for playing along with House of Cards.

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  4. Love this Betty. Thanks so much for playing along with us at House of Cards. Hugs.

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  5. Such a pretty card, love it!
    Thanks for joining us at Curtain Call!

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  6. Wow this is stunning and elegant! The colors, the bold leaves and your design look SO nice. I'm very glad you joined our photo inspiration Challenge at House of Cards! I hope you can join Us again soon.

    Hugs,
    Graciellie
    HOC DT

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  7. That dark blue background makes the rest of the card pop! Thanks for joining us at the House of Cards this month!

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  8. Love your choice of colors and the woodgrain on the blue; Watermark inks are fabulous! Great card, Betty! Thanks for sharing your card with us for the House of Cards challenge!

    Inky hugs,
    Angi
    HOC DT
    Making Mayhem | Because Life is Messy

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