Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Pumpkin Patch

Hello All,

Some of you may have seen my previous post that I am guest designing for Creative with Stamps. They are starting the month of November with the theme 'Thankful'. Here in the U.S., November is the month for gratitude and thanks. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

For this design I used two pumpkin sponsor images. You can alter the same image to look like another. In this case, the yellow and orange pumpkin is the same digi. By rotating and resizing it looks like a completely different image. 
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Challenge #20
Thankful

Sponsor for November
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Think about your printing medium. You don't always have to print on white paper. I decided to print on kraft paper then add color using Prismacolor Pencils. You can also print on vellum, colored paper, watercolor paper, etc.
The sentiment is a die-cut from PTI. I used the same dark brown paper as the matting layer. The die cut leaves were done by inking white CS with Scattered Straw, Peeled Paint, and Carved Pumpkin Distress Inks. Misted it with water which blends all the colors together. Die cut the leaves and sponged the edges with Aged Mahogany Distress Ink. 
Challenges Entered:
Pattie's Creations Design Challenge: Shades of Autumn 
Cupcake Inspirations: #429- CIC429

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Come on over to Creative with Stamps and join in the fun!! When you visit, be ready for some fantastic designs by the talented design team. The challenge is a month long challenge which gives everyone plenty of time to submit their entry. Or you could be like me, and ponder it all month long and design the card at the last minute.😉


I also want to thank you for taking time out of your busy life to visit me. I am always touched by your visits. I will be back with more from TheGrandStampede. So until next take care and happy stamping.



6 comments:

Monika Reeck said...

Yayy your THANKFUL in Black is caught my eyes really
its cool its feel manly and also Black like Halloween Night
clever card miss lady
and love the way you print on the Kraft paper..
another clever point..
Love this version and also the pumpking patch version (hehehe LOL)
great GDT card Shawna...thanks for crafting with us at CWS
hugs
Monika

Helen F. said...

Hi Shawna! Welcome to CWS as a Guest Designer. Nice to read a bit more about you and visit your Blog to see your fabulous creations. This Thankful card is absolutely stunning! Love your idea to print on colored paper too! Looking forward to visiting you frequently, teammate :-)

Billie A said...

Welcome to our Creative With Stamps. So glad you are on our team as Guest Designer. I love your card. Awesome stamp and coloring. I will become a follower. Cant wait to see your mid month creation. Hugs team-e

Wendy Bellino said...

Shawna! Great tips on printing and coloring, the kraft paper is such a great choice with your fall image! I'm so glad you shared your art with us this week at Cupcake Inspirations! Wendy DT

Indy's Designs said...

Wow! This is a gorgeous card! You've used the autumn colors beautifully! Thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations!
Debbie

Lilian YF said...

So gorgeous! Love it!
Lilian
The Leaf Studio

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