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Thursday, September 12, 2013

A Thank You Card for the Fall Season

It's about time for my favorite season, fall! 
Where I can get back into my jeans and my comfy sweats - I just love the cooler weather!
It means it's about time for our annual trip to the Greenbluff farms, pumpkin lattes, and apple picking.
This month Bitten by the Bug 2 is having a design team call and they requested a fall themed project to apply.
When I think of fall, I think of horses, fields, farms, sunsets, being comfortable outside and the list goes on.
I decided to make a thank you card using the Country Life Cricut Cartridge, one of my favorites!
I loved the sunset image as well as the horses, so I decided to put them both together.



Using my gypsy, I welded two shadows of the sunset image together to form the base of my card. Then cut out the remainder of the image layers. I attached the horse with the fence over the top of the sunset image.
Using a fall themed stamp set I stamped and embossed the Thank You sentiment in gold embossing powder to give it a brighter affect. Using a yellow ink I distressed the sun rays to give it a brighter appearance. I also distressed the field layers to help give the images more depth. 

Thank you to Bitten by the Bug 2 for a chance at becoming a member of your design team!

 Till next time,


2 comments:

  1. Hi Jamie, I absolutely agree that this is a fall themed card - and best of all it is your idea of fall. Thank you so much for submitting to BBTB2.
    Susan

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  2. Your idea of fall sounds wonderful! Sign me up for the pumpkin lattes and apple picking! Your card is lovely and glad you submitted to our DT call. :)
    Michelle

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