Oct 16, 2018

Thanksgiving Card

Tracy here today with my first post for Dies R Us. I am so excited to be on this amazing team. So let's get to my first project.

Fall is my favorite time of year so I had to start with a fall card using some Lawn Fawn Dies and Paper along with several Distress Oxide inks.


I started by taking a white piece of cardstock and 6 different colors of my Distress Oxide Inks and applied the inks in a random pattern overlapping them to get some beautiful fall colors. I then used that piece of cardstock to cut out the leaves for the wreath.




For the base of the wreath I used a spring sprig die from Lawn Fawn and cut that out of brown cardstock even though it doesn't show in the final result.


I then assembled the wreath with all the leaves and added a twine bow at the bottom and some orange stickles around the wreath to give it some bling. I used an old Sizzix Thinlets Mixed Media die to cut out a piece of orange cardstock and added a piece of Lawn Fawn Watercolor paper behind it. I then assembled the card on a kraft card base and since I had a few leaves left over I tucked them into the bottom left corner. I added the stamped and embossed sentiment and it was done.


Supplies Used:

Lawn Fawn - Stitched Leaves Dies

Lawn Fawn - Spring Sprig Dies

Lawn Fawn - Paper Pad - 6

Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Spiced Marmalade
Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Fossilized Amber

Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Peeled Paint
Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Fired Brick
Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Lucky Clover
Distress Oxide Ink Pad - Vintage Photo
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7 comments:

  1. This is beautiful, with the fall colors you used.

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  2. Welcome to our team Tracy ... so glad you're here! This is beautiful! I LOVE the background panel you created ... just gorgeous! Love the design and your leaves are perfect! Awesome inspiration ... thanks!

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  3. Great job with the fall colors! Looks fabulous!

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  4. Love that technique and your wreath. Gorgeous card!

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  5. Great Fall colors and beautiful wreath! Fun die ideas here! Fab make Teamie!

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  6. Beautiful Fall card. Love the warm and rich colours you used. Fabulous!

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