I had so much fun last week playing with my French Foliage set that I decided to play with it some more over the weekend. These colors make me think of Fall and I am so wishing for cooler weather — the kind where you need a sweater, not too cool, not too hot. Last week it was 90-100 degrees here. Whew! Too hot for me in September.
I started my card by stamping my leaf in Cajun Craze in random places around my Very Vanilla cardstock. Cajun Craze it not a color I usually gravitate to but in the last week I’ve been reaching for it a lot. Then I used the same stamp and used Pumpkin Pie. My green leaf was stamped with Old Olive. Something else that can be done, which I did not do on this card, is to sponge the same colors all over the images. I did try it on another card I made over the weekend but I didn’t like the effect. I have done this with other stamps though and it can have a very beautiful effect. My sentiment is from a new stamp set called Friendly Phrases in the Idea Book and Catalog.
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Stamps: French Foliage, Friendly Phrases
Ink: Cajun Craze, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive
Paper: Cajun Craze, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Very Vanilla
Accessories: Old Olive Satin Ribbon, Scallop Oval punch, Large Oval punch
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