Friday, October 7, 2011

Autumn Leaves




I tried a new technique today.  After pouncing a multitude of fall colors on a piece of cardstock, I used SU's "Fine Lace" with embossing ink.  Then I heat embossed with clear embossing powder.  Finally, I rubbed black ink over the whole thing and wiped it off the embossed areas.  This gave the paper a somewhat snakeskin type texture and some glisten.  It also made it a little challenging to punch out the large and small leaves.  The sentiment is from TAC's "Be Still" and mounted on the prepared cardstock.

I am linking to For Fun Challenges, be sure to check out the other entries!

4 comments:

  1. This is an awesome card. Im so glad you could play along with us this week. Thanks for playing along on FOr fun.

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  2. A very lovely card. Really sweet. Thanks for joing us over at For Fun this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  3. I love those leaves. I may have to try that technique now. Thanks for joining us this week at For Fun Challenges. Hope you'll play again next week.

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  4. This is beautiful and I love the texture you added to the leaves.

    Thanks for playing "fall leaves" with us at For Fun Challenges. Hope you will come play in this weeks challenge....pumpkins but NO jack-o-lanterns!!

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