Sunday, 11 September 2011

Fields of Gold

This card was made playing with lots of new goodies. I first practiced stamped the image on copy paper and didn't like it. Then I decided not to clean it and put some bronze over the top and got this gorgeous image which I really like the effect. I edged the image with distress ink and backed it in yellow ochre cardstock and cut a sissix flourish which is around the bottom. I then used my new Tim Holtz die to cut the leaves and acorn, a MS punch for the strip across the middle, ribbon from stash, paper from a DoCrafts goody bag and papermania gems. I didn't add a sentiment as I thought it could be used for a variety of purposes.


 I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
The Crafty Pad - Goodbye Summer
The Sweetest Thing - Sketch 134
Allsorts - flowers and swirls
Secret Crafter - Inspired by a song (Fields of Gold)
Charisma Cardz - Inspired by a song (Fields of Gold)
Anything goes - Vintage/shabby chic
Crafty Catz - Ribbons
Everybody art - Autumn
Stamp with fun - Autumn
Totally stampalicious - Pink, yellow and orange



16 comments:

  1. Love it! Great layout! Thanks for playing at The Crafty Pad this week!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xxx

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  2. A gorgeous design & I love those backing papers. The stamp looks really nice, altogether a super card.
    Sally x

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  3. Really lovely card, great papers and embellies. Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz
    Joanne x

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  4. This is beautiful! I really like the flourish die cut over the frame, just stunning!

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  5. Thanks for joining our "Inspired by a song" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE this week :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  6. Fabulous card.Love the image. Thanks for joining Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

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  7. Thank you all for the lovely comments :)

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  8. OMGosh this is one gorgeous creation,
    fabulous colour theme, I love the ribbons and the image is adorable its just perfect for our Challenge this week,

    Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Catz Challenge #99 Ribbons,

    I hope you can join us again next week

    Thank you so much for posting my candy and for becoming a follower,

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget Crafty Catz DT :-)x

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  9. pretty card, thanks for joining our challenge at CRAFTY CATZ this week, x carol

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  10. A gorgeous creation, love the colour choice and thank you for sharing with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate

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  11. A gorgeous card hun! Thanks for playing with us at Charisma Cardz this week & EAC! xxx

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  12. What a beautiful card, love the small swirls
    Thanks for joining in at Allsorts this week for my Flowers and swirls challenge!
    Good luck and I hope to see you again
    Hugs, Jill

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  13. Very pretty Emma, love the patterned paper.
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Charisma Cardz this week.
    Jenni x

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  14. lovely card and thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz with our ribbon theme

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  15. That's really lovely, and you're right, it didn't need an image. Thanks for taking part at The Crafty Pad this week.

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  16. Hi Emma,
    This looks so elegant. The image has turned out beautifully & I love those papers. Thanks for joining us at Secret Crafters this week.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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