Thursday, October 8, 2020

Autumn Creatures

 Hello Everyone,

For today I will be playing along with The Paper Players and CAS Colours & Sketches. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

The 'flaming' leaves are from a background I created using a combination of 'the baby wipe technique' and sponging using autumnal colors. I then die-cut the tree and leaves and placed it on top of the autumnal paper. I die-cut the tree bark and laid it into the void.

The forest animals are from an old SU set. I thought its whimsical character was a perfect fit for this card. The proportions were kind of a problem but the critters seemed to be in good proportion to the tree.

The sentiment is simple and sweet.
I can see the owl hiding in the tree surprising its friends.

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Thank you so much for stopping by and I do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. Lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. I hope you all have a fantastic day and please stay safe and healthy. 

5 comments:

Sweet Paper Bliss said...

This is such a beautiful card and the colours work so well with it.

Claire Broadwater said...

Shawn, I LOVE your background! All those vibrant colors make me smile! Your little bunny and deer look so happy chatting with the owl! Fabulous card! So happy you joined my challenge at The Paper Players this week!

Stamps-N-Lingers said...

Wow - that background is perfect for creating Fall leaves! Looks like trees turning in New England. Just gorgeous. And the little woodland folk having a little chat. Love it! Thanks so much for sharing it with us this week at The Paper Player! :)

JulieP said...

Ooh Shawna! You took my very bright color trio and created a fabulous autumnal card! Very clever and very pretty. Thanks so much for playing along with us at the CC&S challenge blog!

Shannon Lorenz-Hatch said...

Oh my Goodness! What a gorgeous card, I love the beautiful use of the colors in your background acting as leaves to the tree. The ever so cute critters are a bonus. Thanks so much for joining us this week at CC&S

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