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11 Oct 2008

Friday's Fall Flourish Free for All!

Suzy's Friday Free-for-All Challenge at Embellish-It Scrapbooking was called Fall's Flourish!

We had to incorporate some kind of flourish into our creation.

I used the Lockhart fishing vest imag
e and coloured it up with my copics. I had some Fancy Pants Papa collection papers left over from September's gallery opening on Embellish-It Scrapbooking, so I sewed some pieces together and ran it through the Cuttlebug using the Leafy Branch folder.



I lightly sanded it up and backed it onto some Chocolate chip cardstock and then stamped my sentiment on another piece of the Fancy pants dp and popped it on.

I tucked some fall leaf embellishments - another one of those things I have had forever! - behind the image.

If you look closely, you can see a couple of Quickutz flourishes tucked in there as well, as per the challenge!

Why don't you accept the Fall Flourish challenge, create something with a flourish and add it to our gallery! We'd love to have you!

Hubby fishes a lot so he actually appreciated this card today! He likes all the cards I make -his exact words are "I like it" every time I ask him what he thinks!

Good answer.

5 comments:

  1. Awesome dude stamp. Your colouring really really makes it. It's SO real looking. That must have taken you forever! Love the leaves and the collage of DP too! :O)

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  2. LOL about your husband's "I like it"...my husband's standard is "That's nice." If he really wants to get me excited, he'll add "very". Wooo hooo!

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  3. Wow, your coloring is fantastic! I love how you sanded the embossed background.

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  4. Awesome card, awesome colours! Great masculine cards, the leaves and flouishes work perfectly together!

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  5. Cindy H.11:49

    I followed your link from Ellen Hutson's Classroom comments.

    I just had to tell you how gorgeous this card is - I love it!!! TFS

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