Thursday, 8 October 2015


Here's today's card using the theme of Autumn 
and a masculine card.
Update.....Honoured and thrilled to achieve an honourable mention for this card
at The Male Room....Thank you very much.
The challenge at The Male Room inspired me to make the card.
The background has been water coloured using distress inks 
and hi-lighted with Mica.
I have stamped the trees in brown archival an embossed with clear EP.
To make the wood frame I have used a stencil and embossing paste.
The wood has been sprayed with several colours and also a Mica spray.
I used a die cut for the aperture.
The sentiment letters have been die cut several times 
and built it up so it looks like 'wood'.
The mini maple leaves have been die cut and sprayed with mica sprays. 
The gold leaf has been stamped onto vellum and heat embossed with gold EP.
Maybe you can see a little of the Mica and the 3D 'Wood' in this photo?
Crafty Hugs x


  1. Wowzers!! Love that BG! Your card is amazing!!

    1. Thank you so much. Loved doing this card and the techniques x

  2. This is really lovely! I love all the texture in the frame and the image is just fab. Thanks so much for playing along with our Autumn theme at The Male Room this week!

    1. Yes I enjoyed this one. Thank you so much for your lovely and kind comments, most appreciated x

  3. Wow, that's one great looking Autumn card. I love all the texture and the colours are fabulous. Thank you for joining us at TMR.

    1. That is so kind of you, thank you very much x

  4. Your card, is so pretty, I love all the texture, and the beautiful inking you did. It is fantastic, and congrats for your win at the male room challenge :)

    1. Thank you for stopping by and your kind comments and many congratulations to you too, loved your card x


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