Monday, October 12, 2015

The card concept 41

I so love this inspiration image from the card concept #41:


The wood grains and the white pumpkins really caught my eye and the greys too. 


I started with Simon Says Stamp (SSS) wood grain paper, some SSS stitched pumpkins colored with cool grey copics, and SSS clustered leaves die.  Once my pumpkins were colored, I decided to fully coat them with white wink of stella and then some clear irrisitable pico embellisher just to make that sparkle come through a bit more. I am going for a classy and elegant style despite the rustic elements.

 My sentiment is another SSS product from the Sending and Wishing stamp set stamped and silver embossed on vellum. Lastly a few of SSS moonshine sequins for a final touch.




Thanks for stopping by!

12 comments:

  1. your classy and elegant pumpkins are perfect - that paper is perfect for the base too!

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  2. This card is so visually appealling! I love that it's all neutral and calm (dull), then you have the blingy sequins... they were the perfect touch!

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  4. This is gorgeous! Love the pumpkin color and vellum leaves.

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  5. Wow, I agree with the others- this is gorgeous!! Love the woodgrain background and your fabulous pumpkins- just perfect!! Thanks for playing along with us at The Card Concept :-)

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  6. REally beautiful, Cat ... you know, I've never had any of that SSS wood-grain paper - it looks so cool!
    =]

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  7. Cat, this is simply beautiful!
    Fabulous take on the inspiration photo.

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  8. Lovely take - that wood grain paper is perfection for this!

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  9. BEAUTIFUL!! Love everything about this card, Cat! Thinking I may need to get a Pico Embellisher!

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  10. I love how you played with this color combo, Cat! The woodgrain background is perfect with your pumpkins, and using vellum for your sentiment strip was a genius idea!

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  11. Beautiful card! I love the finish on the pumpkins! Thanks for joining us over at The Card Concept!
    Take Care!
    Michele

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  12. Pretty! Great pumpkins!
    Thank you for joining us at The Card Concept!
    Lilian
    The Leaf Studio

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