Saturday, September 19, 2009

Fall Cards

I am attending an upline meeting today, so I don't have anything new to show you, but I do have a few fall cards I have been making that I haven't posted yet. This one features the leaves from Lovely As A Tree, heat embossed in Black Embossing Powder and watercolored:
I wanted to use the leaf-patterned paper from Autumn Traditions, but the background was white, so I used a brayer to "color" it with Sahara Sand ink---now it blends much better with the stripe!

This next one is a layout that has been featured on several challenges lately; again, the stripe is from Autumn Traditions, this time used with Trendy Trees--this is a bit of a repeat, too, but this is a good season in which to use these cute little trees!!!



And here is the inside:
This is a card I made for some of my downline girls....I think this is such a cool way to combine stamp sets! Thanks for visiting today!

  • Card One Stamps: Lovely as a Tree, Trendy Trees
  • Paper: Elegant Eggplant, More Mustard, Naturals Ivory, Really Rust, Autumn Traditions DP
  • Ink: Black Craft, Various Earth Elements, Sahara Sand
  • Acc: Black EP, Heat Tool, Aquapainter, Brads, Ticket Corner Punch, Nesties, Dimensionals, Oval Punch, Foam Brayer
  • Card Two Stamps: Trendy Trees, Warm Words, Happy Everything
  • Paper: Hostess Pack DP, Always Artichoke, Ruby Red, More Mustard, Autumn Traditions DP, Sahara Sand, Elegant Eggplant
  • Ink: Close to Cocoa, Elegant Eggplant, Ruby Red, Always Artichoke
  • Acc: Circle Punches, Dimensionals

9 comments:

  1. Here's me: "YOU made cards for your downline girls?" You do THAT!?! Yes, you are a wonderful upline! Goodness, gracious! And! These cards are wonderful! You are really something, LeAnne! Great work, sweet gal!

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  2. Oh, my! The coloring on those leaves is stunning! Both cards are so, so pretty!

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  3. Hi LeAnne...all of your cards this past week are gorgeous! I'm sorry that I haven't been here...I've been so busy! I love love love your frogs!!

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  4. Beautiful cards as always LeAnne! The embossed leaves are so graceful and pretty, and Trendy Trees is one of my favs, so that one really caught my eye!!

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  5. Very cute LeAnne!! Love the tree card... I need to get my set out and give it some love... love that set!

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  6. These are lovely cards LeAnne! It's wonderful to see the fall cards now...my fav season, especially here in PA!
    Blessings, Maria

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  7. I really like the use of the paper, and how you colored the leaves pattern to suit your needs.

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  8. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE these colors!!!!! The black embossing on the leaves looks fabulous, and the tree card is adorable!

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