Friday, September 11, 2015

Season of Giving

Hello Readers,

We are now approaching my favorite season ever!! Fall!!

Things start to slow down and the most remarkable thing happens, Harvest time... A time to feast on all that has happened to us this year. Autumn is about reflecting on the year and giving thanks for our blessings, who we are, and who we are so privileged to know. That brings me to today's card that I will be entering in The Male Room and AAA Cards.

I hope you like it!

I used a metallic sheet of scrap paper and embossed
it using this basket weave embossing folder from SpellBinders.
A pop of color was added to this monochromatic color scheme.
Notice the texture of the burlap banner all frayed and dirty.
Nothing says Autumn like fresh picked apples from the orchard. We look forward to visiting our local orchard to pick apples, go on a hayride, and try find our way out of the corn maze. My husband and I always banter where to go next..


Entering Challenges:

   


American football is now in full swing, the other day I saw a colored leaf on the ground, and the air is starting to change. So happy to see all the hallmarks of fall.  

So yes Martha, I love the smell of Fall. Thank you very much my friend!! 

That is all for now I want to thank you for taking time out of your busy day to be with me.. If you'd like please leave a comment.. Take care all and we will see you sooner then later!!

All the Best,
Shawna

7 comments:

Jane said...

Your basket of fruit reminds me so much of all the Harvest Festivals displays we always used to have in school. Great card. Thanks for linking up at The Male Room and AAA Cards.

Jill Vickers said...

Love the depth of that embossing! Thanks for sharing with us at AAA Cards! Jill

Stephanie Lanzalotto said...

Wow, that basket weave embossing really stands out. Love that effect. Thanks so much for linking up and playing our spectacular embossing challenge at AAA Cards.

Melissa L. said...
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Melissa L. said...

Lovely embossing and beautiful basket of apples. Thanks for sharing with us at AAA Cards. Melissa - DT

Deborah Frings said...

Love it! The deeply embossed background goes perfectly with the basket of apples. Great work. Thanks so much for playing along with our Fruit challenge at The Male Room, sorry to be so late commenting!!

Monika Reeck said...

Now I am really jealous with your basket weave embossing folder from SpellBinders.I must buy this
soo adorable texture you put and so adorable image you have
you are clever to combine them both and also burlap
ach Shawna this is my fav card too from you
great manly card with apple image (I never made manly card with fruit and I was not join the challenge cause all my fruit stamp is only for lady cards heheeh)

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