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Sunday, October 30, 2011

(2011 Card #105) Pheasant, Crimson, Orange & Gold


 
Stamp from Mark's Finest Papers, Autumn Glory 2011.  I colored with Copics, then sponged background and cut out & matted with Labels Two Die from Spellbinder's.  Leaves stamp is also from Autumn Glory 2011.  I inked first with Versamark then with red ink & stamped on white CS & then heat embossed with clear EP.  Then using a mask I sponged color inside the leaves, then sponged the background with golden yellow. 
         I was able to use scraps for the focal & frame, thank goodness I save everything...the ribbons are scraps too & the focal covered up the splices!
Challenges:
StampinSistersInChrist: Ch #113 - Isiah 1:18 Use Crimson, Orange & Gold
StampTV: Center Stage Alumni Blog Hop - Sketch
BasicGrey: Ch #56 - Anything Goes
MarksFinestPapersCh #79 - Use your scraps!
LilyPadTexture Challenge (Embossed leaves, ribbon & brads)
SimonSaysAnything Goes 

15 comments:

  1. Lagene this card is a stunner! Love that embossed background of leaves -- it is gorgeous! And the coloring on your Autumn Glory image is wonderful! You really knocked this out of the park! What a fantastic use of scraps! Thanks for playing at Speedy the Cat's Challenge! Good luck and hope to see you next week too!

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  2. That is so gorgeous Lagene. I love the sketch layout and your rendition is awesome. I love the pheasant scene too and your coloring is magnificient. I picked up more narrow ribbons yesterday and might make use of them with this sketch design for more Christmas cards.

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  3. gorogeus, and your coloring is perfection!!!

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  4. Beautiful card, the embossed leaf background and image look lovely.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our anything goes challenge
    hugs Mandy xx

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  5. Gorgeous fall card Lagene! Your image is beautifully colored! Great job with the sketch!

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  6. Love the rich colors you went with and the background just makes that beautiful colored image pop!

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  7. GORGEOUS, Lagene! I love, love, love that bg you created.

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  8. Great job on the sketch, Lagene! Thanks for playing along with the CSST!

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  9. Wow - beautifully bright card! Love that pheasant!

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  10. WOW! this is gorgeous! What a great fall card!

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  11. Lagene this is full of Autumn beauty!! Your coloring is wonderful! Thank you for playing along with us this week at Speedy The Cat's Friends Challenge.

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  12. Wow! Gorgeous background you created! Very pretty card.

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  13. What a beautiful card. I just love your coloring of your image and the background you created. Thanks for joining Stampin Sisters in Christ.

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  14. A gorgeous card, your beautiful and autumnal design and image are stunning.

    Thanks so much for joining us with Basic Grey,
    hugs
    Heather xx

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  15. You sure did a fantastic job of coloring , with a lot of thought and work on the background, great job. Pattie J.

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