Sunday, September 24, 2017

Thank You!






Happy Sunday!   I have a card to share today.  I am playing along with two challenges.  I am playing along with this week's Papertrey Inks Make It Monday Challenge and I am using the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches.



For the MIM Challenge we are to combine mix florals/foliage stamps.   I combined Mums the Word and Paper Clippings:  Thankful for You.  I just think these flowes and sprig thingys work fabulously together.  




I stamped and die cut all of the images plus a few extras.  I used some warm autumnal colors in hues of olive twist, saffron spice, ripe avocado, pure poppy, royal velvet, tangy orange (MFT), and bright buttercup.  I started with some stampers select white for my card base.  I die cut a panel of saffron spice and stenciled the dots using the Dots Stencil Collection in saffron spice ink.  I started darker at the bottom and gradual faded the ink.  





I stamped the sentiment from Friendship Jar Flowers in versafine onyx black ink.  I finished my card with a few tiny gold halfback pearls I have had in my stash for years. I just felt like they completed this fall card perfectly.

As always thanks so much for stopping by!

Betty

9 comments

  1. Absolutely beautiful Betty! Love your colors, the stenciled background, the mix of florals, and the layout! A perfect Autumn card!!

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  2. So pretty Betty! Love all those beautiful florals! Great take on the challenges!

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  3. Betty, this is gorgeous! It certainly reminds me of Fall!

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  4. What a gorgeous bouquet! I love the Fall colors and the pretty flowers. Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  5. This is beautiful! Your floral arrangement is perfect and the colors are gorgeous. Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  6. stunningly gorgeous card, betty!!

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Thanks so much!

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