Saturday, 22 August 2009

Another WoJ Autumn peek : 'grateful'

Here's another stamp from the WoJ Autumn kit. This time Willow is all 'country wife' mode with her tea towel and baked bread LOL so I sat her on a wooden chair (Magnolia stamp) and tried to give the card a rustic feel. By fluke main colours are aqua, brown (try to ignore the green haha) so think it qualifies for the Secret Crafter challenge out today and I've got 2 buttons on there so that's ABC's challenge covered :). Sorry about the dodgy photo . . colours are too bright, should be more muted . . just can't take photos in the day - I need my daylight bulb at night!

Was really tempted to put some corny message on it like 'I loaf you' or some other bread related pun but will save that for next time :D

  • Stamps: sitting willow, corner flourish/harvest and sentiment all WoJ. the chair is an old Magnolia stamp
  • Colouring: Copics. bit of distress inks sponged around edges and leafy bits stamped . . again . . sorry! can't seem to stop doing that lately
  • Paper: MME Wild Asparagus (tried to make her tea towel match :D)
  • Tools: MS flourish edge punch and Woodware corner rounder punch - has fancy edge to it not sure what proper name is as I've had it a while
  • Others: buttons, rafia ribbon and brown fineliner pen for faux stitching
  • Have a lovely Weekend.


    Dawn said...

    Wow this is just stunning - love the colours and the image is so beautifully coloured

    Thanks for joining us on ABC


    Juls said...

    wow this is stunning!! Love the colours you have used! and the image is just gorgeous!

    Glitter Monkey said...

    "I loaf you" would have just been perfect Fran!! How about "I bun thinking about you" ha ha. Lovely card. Lol Lynn ♥

    MichelleO said...

    Another wonderful image! Great card! And I love the I loaf for you sentiment... go for it!

    Riet said...

    What a beautifull card Frances,i love the image and colours/
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

    Frazzled Crafts said...

    What a stunning card and do like the colours and the image of the girl sitting on the chair including the embellishments. Liz

    Bunny-Zoe said...

    Beautiful card Fran, love the cute image and the papers and colour scheme are so pretty. Hugs Nikki x

    CraftyC said...

    Love this card Fran, beautofully coloured and love the Die. Thanks for taking part in this weeks SCSC

    Helen said...

    Beautiful card Fran!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Challenge this week!
    Helen x


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