Monday, October 3, 2011

This works for THREE Autumn challenges!

This card was made for 3 challenges - CR85FN #39, to use orange, yellow, and brown, the Ribbon Reel challenge #12, to use orange, neutrals, and flowers and using the photo inspiration below (and coincidentally one of the same ones used by CR94FN), and The Shabby Tea Room #82, whose inspiration is also shown below.

Autumn Challenge

supplies: white, kraft and brown card stock, an old scrap of a DCWV autumn pad (tablecloth) and various other scraps for pumpkins, Hero Arts H3129 Flower Cluster Sketch, Prismacolor pencils in yellows and oranges, F5270 Traditional Pumpkin, CL361 A Season of Giving (little punkins), CL119 Happy Thanksgiving, Memento Cocoa and Tuxedo Black inks, Hero Arts designer twine, tea dye distress ink

Here are the inspiration pictures:



14 comments:

  1. Fabulous! Love the sweet pumpkins and the pumpkin vase is adorable!

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  2. Stunning Lin. Those fall colours are beautiful

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  3. Lovely photographs, I can see why they would spark creativity!

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  4. Lin, your big pumpkin filled with flowers is wonderful and I love the twine bow! Good luck in all these challenges!

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  5. Lin, I actually have a pumpkin filled with silk flowers that my Mom made for me so I LOVE your card! Also LOVE the dimension pumpkins you added and that bow just POPS! THX for playing with us at CR84FN!

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  6. What a pretty pumpkin bouquet Lin! Sweet little patterned pumpkins too!

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  7. Lin, what a lovely Autumn card. Love the paper piecing. Thanks for playing along at CR84FN.

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  8. Gorgeous card Lin, love those pumpkins! Tanks for joining us at The Ribbon Reel this week!

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  9. AMAZING take on those pictures. LOVE the flowers in the pumpkin - such perfect design Lin! Impressed as always! Hugs, Karin

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  10. Very pretty autumn card, Lin!

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  11. Lin - what a fabulous vase of flowers and the paper pieced pumpkins are just lovely. Thanks for playing along with CR84FN!

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  12. Beautiful card Lin! So very pretty! Thank you very much for joining us this week at The Shabby Tea Room!

    Hugs...
    Melissa

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  13. Beautiful card, love the cute little pumpkins! Thanks for sharing with us at The Ribbon Reel this week!

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  14. So simple and stunning. Fabulous card Lin! I love those pumkins :0) Thanks for playing along with TRRCH.

    Zuz. x x

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