Saturday, October 5, 2013

An Autumn Wreath

Hi friends,

Today is a special day for card makers. I made this one for the SCS HYCCT Challenge in which we use at least ONE paper punch (LOL) in our project.

Well, I've been wanting to create a leaf wreath for such a long time, so today is the day.

First I punched all the different types of leaves out (thanks Martha Stewart punches). Then I sponged different colors onto each, also Delicata Gold ink, then burnished each until they furled like a leaf. I cut out a large circle and popped it onto adhesive dots and used this as the base for the wreath.

Then I began building, one leaf at a time. I added the ribbon, then finally the rhinestones.




Thank you for looking!

5 comments:

  1. Rosy this is unbelievably beautiful! What a lot of work. Love it!

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  2. Wonderfully done and gorgeous. That surely took you a long time to do I am sure too. Lots of fussy work involved but well worth the time spent.

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  3. Rosy what a beautiful card.Your wreath is just so lovely.So much work went into your wreath.You are just*AMAZING*
    Hugs and Loves

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  4. BEAUTIFUL!! Rosy. With all the time and work you put into the wreath I'm sure you felt a great sense of accomplishment....it is gorgeous

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  5. YOWZA! I thought you made it out of REAL leaves, looks so fantastic! Love the whole design and all of the edging! WOW!!! It's a beauty!

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