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Friday, 19 September 2014

Fitztown Fall Colours

Over at Fitztown the current challenge is Fall Colors. Here in Australia we are in Spring so talking about Fall seems a little bit strange, but I will admit I love the combinations of the rich reds, burnt oranges, mustard yellows and any tone of brown which just says Autumn no matter where you are.

 I was also inspired by a recent article in Quick Card Magazine for this layout (the one with the Christmas Tiddly Inks Stamps as a free gift)


House of Borowski, Fitztown Floral 6, cuttlebug,kaisercraft, kasazz,papertreyink

Card Tip:

I have fussy cut my rose images,quite often they recommend you go around the edge with a black marker so the white of the paper doesn't show, in this instance I went around with a copic marker to match the colours used and found this to be better, no fear of accidental black lines on your image and your edges are still softened.

Card Ingredients:

Card Stock: Cream card stock for 5.5" square card base, all other colours are from the DCWR neutrals card stock pack.
Stamps:
Fitztown Floral 6,Papertrey Ink doodle-do stamp set for sentiment
Ink:
Versafine Onxy black ink
Markers:
               Rose 1: R22+R24+R27+R29
               Rose 2: Y21+Y15+Y17
               Rose 3: Bic Markers summer melon, peach parfait,
               sunset orange, harvest orange.    
Embossing Folders: Kasazz scrollwork, Cuttlebug victoria,divine swirls.
Other: Wink of Stella Clear Pen, Kaisercraft Green Organza Ribbon.

11 comments:

  1. This is so pretty I love how you placed each flower on a different colored background
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Fall challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  2. Cool card! Love your fussy cutting. Thanks for playing along with the Autumn Colors challenge at Crafty Sentiments. Cathy xx

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  3. Fussy cutting looks great and used with fabulous Autumn hues . Thanks for sharing on Kraftyhands Challenge Blog .

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  4. Fabulous card!

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty challenge and I hope we see you again soon!

    Hugz

    Laurian

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  5. So pretty, love these flowers, always a favorite of mine. Great job! Thanks for playing our Fall Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.

    Leanne DT
    4 Crafty Chicks

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  6. Great tip with the colour marker instead of the black-I'll have tor emember that. Thanks for playing along at Penny's, see you tomorrow for a new challenge!

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  7. A lovely card I like how you have mixed the backgrounds up. Thank you for sharing it in the Kraftyhands Challenge.
    Sylvia x

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  8. WoW, what a FAB card you made :-))
    Thank you so much for joining us at Milk Coffee!

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  9. Great Autumn Card great Colours and Design.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
    Hugs Elfie

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  10. You have created such a lovely autum project! I love all that little details! Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons! xx Bianca

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  11. I really love this card, thank you for sharing it with us over at Hobbybook Designer Challenge :)

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