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STAMPlorations Sketch Challenge #24

Hi Everyone, 

we have a new sketch challenge at STAMPlorations:


And here is my card:


I used three stamp sets for this card:  Trendy LeavesPATCHWORK FRENZY: Graphic Squares and Trendy Feathers

The yellow leave I stamped first and heat embossed it, since I was too lazy to make a mask.....I partially masked the square and sponged. Lastly I added the sentiment and the stitches. 

This month we have Julie from Crafted by Jules as our GDT - she is a fabulously talented card maker. Make sure you''ll stop by her blog and leave her some love. And of course our DT girls have made gorgeous cards to entice you to play along!

I am also linking this card with the AAA challenge - Thanks(giving)

Our prize this month:
$10 gift certificate to a participant who uses a STAMPlorations image - randomly drawn
$5 gift certificate to a participant - randomly drawn from all entries

The challenge ends December 28; the winner will be announced January 1.

See you over at STAMPlorations!

Comments

Vicki Dutcher said…
Beautiful use of the leaves and I especially love your partial framing!
Julie B said…
Thanks for those kind words Cornelia, you made me blush.
Love how you combined those 3 sets of stamps in such a small space but so effectively, love it. :)
hellerlittle said…
von wegen du bist eingerostet... du hast es immer noch voll drauf !!!
Ein wunderschönes Werk!!!
LG hellerlittle
Nonni said…
This is beautiful, Cornelia! I'd never had thought to combine the stitches stamp with the leaves, so creative! xxx
maria f. said…
Love this (if you see my card you'll see we had very similar vibes) and how you incorporated the other sets too.
papierelle said…
Und schon wieder so ein tolles Kärtchen. Bin immer wieder begeistert, wie super Du die Sketche umsetzt!!
LG Gundi
LauraJane:) said…
BEAUTIFUL inking Cornelia!
Great composition...LOVE the black Stitches!
Anita in France said…
Such gorgeous leaves, Cornelia ... fabulous colours and I love the stitched partial framing! Anita :)
*Vicki* said…
So beautiful!! Really love the Fall colors and combination of leaves! :) Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles
Sarah G said…
Love your design, Cornelia! The cluster of leaves and inked edges are beautiful and still CAS :)
Shery Russ said…
Great idea to emboss to skip masking! Love how you inked and used the stamps from the different steps -- they work so well together!
SonjaK said…
Oh, was für eine tolle Herbstkarte! Schlicht aber so schön. Ganz nach meinem Geschmack.
Deepti said…
So pretty! I love the swipes of inking along the two edges :) great design
Anonymous said…
Hi Cornelia. Yay! You used stitching! LOVE that partial frame of yours. Great idea to use embossing instead of masking. Beautiful colours, amazing card! Have a lovely day! hugs Monika xxx
This card is just gorgeous. I love the colors and texture in the leaves, love the swipes of color on the right and bottom edge, love the partial framing.
Julia said…
This is a beautiful card. The leaves and colors are fantastic! Thanks so much for joining in with AAA this week.
Angela said…
Oh so CAS gorgeous, Cornelia! Thank you for giving thanks with us at AAA Cards!
Julia Aston said…
What a wonderful design - love the shading and pretty leaves!
Gorgeous take on the sketch!!! Thanks for joining AAA Cards, hope you join in the new Blue Christmas Challenge too !! Sounds like fun!

-Kimberly Wiener (Guest Designer)
Monika Reeck said…
Cornelia...I love that stitches looks like a real one and that leafs on that colors is amazing..adorable always your DT card..I just have time join stamplorations sketch challenge..hope you like to see it my dear...and I say thank you again on my post to your stripes stamp set...hugs..Monika

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