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Monday, November 10, 2014

Chalked Thanksgiving card

This Sizzix EF is great for Thanksgiving/fall cards.  I cut the embossed piece a bit to fit an A2 card.  Since I wanted to try coloring in more detail than I usually do, I decided not to add embellishments, and I stamped the JustRIte sentiment (in rust) directly on the main layer.   I sponged a number of different colors of chalk (SU)  - blues and browns for the sky and edges, various fall colors for the leaves, and of course orange for the pumpkins. 

 Chalk:  http://chalknstock.blogspot.com/2014/11/november-challenge.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ChalkNStock+%28Chalk+N+Stock%29
Vintage harvest:  http://www.vintagejourney.com/
CAS:  http://kraftinkimmiestamps.blogspot.ca/#
Inspiration (leaves and pumpkins/fall):  http://www.peachykeenstamps.com/forums/topic/peachy-keen-challenge-14-14-photo-inspiration-thankful-theme/


Thanksgiving/thankful/fall:  
   http://www.blogquickquotes.com/ 
   http://brownsugarchallenge.blogspot.com/
    http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.ca/
   http://wagsnwhiskersrubberstamps.blogspot.com/

9 comments:

  1. Beautiful card,thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week

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  2. Such soft and lovely colors you have used and still kept the feeling of fall. Thank you for sharing you beautiful card with us here at A Vintage Journey.

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  3. Wow, the colours are just beautiful on your card. I love the look of the chalk on the embossed image. Thank you for joining our Clean and Simple challenge this week at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps.

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  4. I love the embossing and the colour.....bellissima Thanks for joining us at Wags'n Whis kers
    Hugs Tiziana

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  5. Soft and beautiful! Thanks for joining in on our challenge over at Quick Quotes!

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  6. Beautiful! I love the soft colours!
    Thank you for joining our challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps! Good luck!

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  7. A beautiful delicate styled card. Love the soft vintage shades. Thanks for joining in the challenge at AVJ and good luck, Julie x

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  8. Very pretty and soft design Dorothy! Thanks so much for playing along with our challenge this month at Quick Quotes!

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  9. Love the soft effect the chalks gave on your card - it's beautiful
    Blessings
    Maxine

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