PTI Blog Hop

Give Thanks

September 25, 2018

Today is a Fun day over at the Papertrey Ink Blog. On the 25th of every month they host a Blog Hop. 
Last month (August) the blog hop was postponed because of Stamp A Faire, but the photo got posted by mistake. I didn't realize this, and once I saw the photo on my blog reader app, I was so inspired I created two cards and then realized the Blog Hop wasn't happening. So I have had my cards made for awhile now.


Here is the Gorgeous Fall inspiration photo.


I began my cards by using the Bold Borders Diagonal Die. I cut it out of a piece of Kraft and Olive Twist cardstock. Then I inlaid other Papertrey Ink Fall Colors back into the die. This was easy because PTI has so many Wonderful Fall Colors to choose from. Here are my completed card fronts. 


Next, I began my stamping. I used the Autumn Pumpkins stamp set for my pumpkins. I also used the small leaves from the Autumn Scarecrow stamp set. 


The little leaves add the perfect little detail. I colored them with Copic markers and then added some gold glitter with the Nuvo gold glitter shimmer pen.


Next, I used the Simply Stitched A2 Vertical Dies to cut out my center rectangle. I then stamped my sentiments in Dark Chocolate ink and then restamped the sentiments with Versamark ink and added clear embossing powder. The sentiments are from the Autumn Pumpkins and Give Thanks stamp sets.




I popped up my middle panel with foam adhesive. I also popped up the pumpkin and leaves with foam adhesive too. 


Supplies:
Stamp Sets: Papertrey Ink- Autumn Pumpkins, Autumn Scarecrow, Give Thanks
Dies: Papertrey Ink- Bold Borders Diagonal Die, Simply Stitched A2 Vertical Die Set, Autumn Pumpkins, Autumn Scarecrow
Paper: Papertrey Ink Cardstock
Ink: Papertrey Ink
Other: Clear Embossing Powder, Nuvo Aqua Shimmer Gold

I am looking forward to seeing what everyone has created for the Blog Hop!!
Thanks for stopping by,
Dana






18 comments:

  1. These both turned out SO pretty Dana...loving all those inlaid beautiful Fall colors! Very eye catching and yay to you for having them done a month early!! :0)

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    1. Thank You So Much Marcia!! I appreciate your kind comment!! Yes, I had to laugh when I realized I made my cards and there was no blog hop!

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  2. fabulous! your background is so amazing!

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  3. Super cute! You packed a lot of punch into the clean lines. Love it!

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    1. Thank You Jill!! I appreciate you taking the time to comment!!

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  4. Dana, these are fabulous! Love the bold fall colors, and your technique is a favorite. The colors you use just shout, 'FALL'!

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  5. I really like the diagonal striped BG's you made for the main panel! Great colors! Sue

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  6. Both cards are gorgeous! I love the colorful frame and the Fall feel. Love both of them!

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    1. Thank You Sharyn!! I appreciate you stopping by and sharing a kind comment!! Enjoy!!

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  7. Your die cut pumpkins look so clean and crisp Dana - what a lot of work getting all those colors into your die cut background!

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    1. Thank You Julia!! I appreciate your sweet comment!! Enjoy your day!!

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  8. These are fantastic! Love the festive fall stripes!

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    1. Thank You So Much Betty!! I appreciate you taking the time to leave a comment!! Enjoy your day!

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  9. what a fabulous set of cards! perfect take on the inspiration photo!

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