Tuesday, 23 October 2012

Autumn days!

Our challenge this week at CRAFTY SENTIMENTS DESIGNS is all about recycling!
My daughter had given me a big lump if sort of mesh like material from her art stash during the summer and I have not had the chance to do something with it till now.

I stamped some leaves using coloured inks in various sizes and cut them out. Then added some depth with promarkers and arranged them on the bottom of my card. The little leaves were punched from autumn coloured card. The card itself is kraft which I embossed. The image is a right cutie and she is available from Crafty Sentiments here.

 I hope you all get time to join in our challenge and use up those little items we all hide away to recycle.
Embellishments - punches, stamps, inks, embossing folder
Medium - she is coloured with promarkers
I would like to enter this into
D.C.C. and Friends - autumn to you
Paper Pretties - fall inspiration
Kaboodle Doodles - trick or treat/fall projects
Allsorts - autumn colours
Polka Doodles - autumn
Crafts4Eternity - colour challenge (waving hi girlies)
Pinspirational Challenge - went with oranges


Nikbee said...

A wonderful card. I love the texture of the leaves and the image is beautifully coloured.
Nikki x

Rose Petal said...

Hi Pinky. This is gorgeous. I love the background, fabulous image and those leaves are just amazing. Love the textures.
Happy crafting.
Love Sandra xx

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

wonderful colouring and a gorgeous Autumnal card.janex

Crafty Chris said...

Fantastic colouring and she is gorgeous, and luv the colours.
Chris x

brenda said...

Your colouring on that image is awesome Pinky, she really glows with warmth.

B x

Crafty Lark said...

Fantastic colouring and I love your leaves. xx Flora

jackid said...

Gorgeous card Pinky love the image and those leaves look very crunchable lol
have a great day
Jacki xx

Sandra H said...

Hi Pinky this is beautiful and what a lovely image and your colouring is gorgeous! x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous, I love the cute image and your beautiful colouring. Your leaves look fabulous.


Beckie said...

Great card. Your coloring is AMAZING. Love the embossing. The leaves are great...love that material you used.

Be blessed, Beckie
Stampin' Up Ind Demo

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) A•Muse Consultant #1065 said...

What a beautiful fall card. Love all the cool details and techniques.

Thank you for participating in this week's {PIN}Spirational Challenge!

Olga said...

Hi Pinky!
Lovely card! Love those cute leaves and your coloring!
Nice to meet you by the way ;)
Thank you for playing with us at Crafts 4 Eternity Challenge!

Petya said...

Amazing!!! Just WOW :) Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles.

Jackie said...

Wow, what a fun idea and great way to use that mesh too! Loving the texture it adds! I am looking forward to working with you this term!

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card pinky. I love the image, she looks fabulous, and all those autumnal colours.
Lorraine x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

This is so gorgeous, love the Autumn colours and those leaves are fab.

Chrissy said...

Mia looks fantastic Pinky, gorgeous colouring...love the leaves and colours, fabulous card.


Lisa Jane said...

ooh i love the textured leaves .. a great idea to use that paper
Lisa x

Lori said...

Oh, so wonderful! Love the image and that embossed background!

Kathleen (Kath) B. Hernandez said...

Cute and adorable fall card! Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles’ “Trick or Treat /Anything Fall” Challenge!

Blog: Creo by Lady Katutz

Beryl said...

Lovely card Pinky. Those 'recycled'leaves are brill and the shading/colouring on the image is really good.
Beryl xx

Shelby said...

I love how you've used the mesh material for the leaves and the embossing looks amazing, but your perfect coloring steals the show!


Riet said...

What a beautiful card Pinky.

Hugs Riet.xx

Michelle Looi said...

this is Stunning! Great coloring toO!
Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles!

michele said...

Good to see you again Pinky! Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 eternity this week hugs x

Cheryl said...

This is just as cute as it can be! Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles this week.

Corrinne Quinn said...

Super cute creation :) Thank you for sharing it with us at {PIN}spirational Challenges!

I invite you to join me at Tuesday Alchemy's current challenge: http://tuesdayalchemy.blogspot.com/ as well.

Lots of joy,

Clare said...

Hi gorgeous girl hope you are well. Gorgeous card hun and your colouring is fantastic. So glad that you are playing weekly over at Polka Doodles. Seeya next week hopefully. Big hugs Pinky xxxx

Laura said...

The the colours you have used on this card.

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Another gorgeous creation Pinky! Love the way you made the leaves and your coloring of the image is perfect:)

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Beautiful card!!! Thanks for participating in the {PIN}spirational Challenge! Hope to see you again!!

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