Sunday, 29 September 2013

Inspired by Sheena

Having suffering with this sore throat the last few weeks I was able to catch up on some craft tv! I was inspired by the fabulous Sheena Douglass to make this card with an Autumn theme.

I created the background by first using Distress Inks applied with Cut N Dry Foam. Then sprayed Creative Expressions sprays and Tattered Angels Sprays over the top. The leaves are from Sheena's Paint Fusion range of stamps, embossed with Brass WoW!Embossing Powder and then painted them with Mica Paint. The embellishment was made by die cutting a leave, stamping the sentiment and using Distress ink again to add colour. Backing it onto a black card makes it really pop!

I am entering it into the following challenges:
Lunagirl - Autumn
Rogue Redhead Designs - Autumn Colours
Sugar Creek Hollow - Fall is in the Air


Karen Lunagirl said...

Lovely work! Thanks for joining my Lunagirl Moonbeams blog challenge!

Karen Lunagirl said...

Lovely work! Thanks for joining my Lunagirl Moonbeams blog challenge!

craftytrog said...

Hi Emma!
Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at The Artistic Stamper Challenge.
Alison x

Michele said...

very pretty fall colors! thank you or joining our challenge at lunagirl moonbeams! xo

Shar B said...

A beautiful and delicate piece! Beautiful use of colors. Thanks for joining us at RRD!

Vicki said...

Lovely card! Beautiful misted background. Thanks for playing along with the RRD Rebel Challenge.

Crafting Queen said...

Great card,love the background.

Unknown said...

Gold embossing on any creation gives it a very opulent feel and this one looks gorgeous. Love all the shiny mediums you have used I bet the whole thing just shimmers deliciously.

Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

Crafty hugs from Shirl x x

PetraB said...

This is lovely, the background wonderful! Thank you for joining us at Lunagirl Moonbeam.

Yvonne Garner said...

Oh, this is just so scrumptious! Beautifully designed. Thanks for sharing with us at FSC!

Fliss said...

A really lovely Autumnal creation Emma and thanks so much for sharing it with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.
Fliss x

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