Thursday, September 22, 2016

Happy Fall 2016!

Hello and welcome!!

Fall is here, yay!! I'm so excited because it's my favorite season. I love how the weather gets a little cooler, and how the trees change colors into reds, golden yellows and oranges. It's just beautiful!

So today I want to share a card to welcome the Autumn. I focused on those beautiful leaves and colors typical of the season. I hope you like it!

First, I made a card base from kraft cardstock. Die cut the bottom front using a scallop edge die. For the inside, I added a piece of patterned paper.

I heat embossed some gold splatters and the sentiment  to the front of the card.

For the leaves,  I sponged some distress inks on white cardstock, creating the typical fall colors. Die cut and adhered them to the card. As a final touch, I tie a hemp cord with a bow.

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¡Hola! Hoy inicia el otoño y estoy muy feliz, porque es mi estación favorita del año.
Me encanta cómo el clima se torna un poco más fresco, y cómo las hojas de los árboles se empiezan a teñir de rojos, amarillos y anaranjados. ¡Es simplemente precioso!

Por eso, hoy les quiero compartir una tarjeta para darle la bienvenida al otoño. Me enfoqué en las hojas y esos hermosos tonos típicos de la época. ¡Espero les guste!

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Here's my card...




A close-up so you can see the gold splatters...
 

 
A peek of the inside... 
 
 
 
My card was inspired by the following challenges:

*The beautiful photo inspiration from Time Out Challenge #66:

http://timeoutchallenges.blogspot.com/2016/09/challenge-66.html


*The beautiful color combo from YNS Sketch and Color Challenge #48:

http://yournextstamp.com/blog/sketch-and-color-challenge-48/


Have a great day and thank you so much for visiting!
Hugs,
Raquel


Supplies:
  • Cardstock: Desert Storm (Neenah) / Hello Sunshine paper pad (Doodlebug Design)
  • Dies: Leaves Die Set (Impression Obsession) / Stitched Scallop Edges (My Favorite Things)
  • Stamps: Plant Some Kindness (Your Next Stamp) / Ink Splatters ( Paper Parachute)
  • Ink pads: Mustard Seed, Fossilized Amber, Spiced Marmalade, Barn Door (Distress Ink) / VersaMark (Tsukineko)
  • Embossing powder: Princess Gold (Ranger)
  • Hemp cord (Hemptique)



8 comments:

  1. Hi Raquel!! Your card is fabulous.
    Thanks for playing with us at the YNS Challenge #48.
    Good luck.

    Hugs, Dian Ratna.

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  2. Beautiful card. Your leaves are wonderfully colored. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

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    1. Hi Joyce! Thanks for your sweet words. Hugs!

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  3. The colours are so gorgeous on your card! And those splatters bind it all so beautifully together! Thank you for taking some TIME OUT and join us!

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    1. Hi Gerrina! Thank you so much for your nice comment. Hugs!

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  4. Very pretty and vibrant card! Love it!
    Thank you for joining us at Your Next Stamp!

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