Sunday, September 25, 2016

Leafy Thanks....CASology Challenge #216~Frame, Cards In Envy~Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall, 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #317~Colours of Fall, Cards In Envy~Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall, Creative Corner Challenges~Autumn

Hello,

Hope your Sunday was marvelous! We did our hike, as I mentioned earlier, and while the scenery was stunning, the trails were a bog-fest.  Nearly 20km of muck...but considering the views (and the steak that will soon be on the barbeque...), all worth it!  At least I didn't face-plant in the mud...now that would have been embarrassing!

A quick share of my card for CASology Challenge #216~Frame


Isn't that a cool stamp (a gift from a win over at The Paper Players; thank you soooo much, Nance!)  I inked it up with an autumn palette of distress markers, gave it the ol' huff-and-puff and ta dahhhh... A 'thanks' sentiment framed by fall foliage and, just be be sure, framed 'for real' with kraft card-stock. A similarly stylized "Merry" and "Love" are also in the set...going to give those a go in the near future....


Speaking of autumn....our trek today took us into the larch trees! Oh, but they are glamourous, dressed in their gorgeous golden needles....

Also sharing at:

4  Crafty Chicks Challenge #317~Colours of Fall

Cards In Envy~Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

Creative Corner Challenges~Autumn

Thank you for spending part of your day with me; your visit brings me joy!


14 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness, Carol! This is gorgeous!! What a lovely stamp and you've added the various colors perfectly with your huff and puff method. The frame you added sets it off perfectly. Sounds like you had a lovely Sunday. Well, except for the hiking through mud and muck. At least you had pretty vistas, it sounds like. :) Hugs!!

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  2. Oh wow, this is just gorgeous Carol! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xxxoxoxox

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  3. I thought I was looking at some wonderful needlework, Carol. Such a wonderful card.

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  4. This is indeed a lovely stamp and it looks fabulous with the colored leaves and the craft frame!
    Hope the steak was delicious!

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  5. So pretty! The delicate leaves are beautiful in the colors you chose to use!
    Thanks so much for joining us over at CASology! :)

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  6. Fabulous Fall Thank You Card! I love how you did the thanks in with the fall arrangement! Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy.

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  7. What a beautiful way to frame your thanks. Love all those fall colors. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  8. Ganz große Klasse! Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei Creative Corner.
    LG Dreja

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  9. Carol, You never cease to amaze! This is another gorgeous card. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Cards in Envy. :)

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  10. This is such a lovely card Carol! I love those pretty autumn colours highlighted by the craft frame. Gorgeous stamp!

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