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A Great Day for a Hike

Hello, again!  It's Andrea with you today.  When I was growing up, we went for lots of walks in the woods, especially in the fall.  Now, that fall is officially here (and, hopefully soon, cooler temps, too!), I'm itching to get outside and enjoy some nature!

I just adore this bear from Neat & Tangled's Schoolhouse set.  Ever since I saw him, I kept imagining him hiking through the woods with his backpack full of snacks.  Using my MISTI, I stamped him and a bunch of trees from N & T's Lumberjack Love set with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink before coloring everything with Copics.

To create my background, I did some simple watercoloring with distress inks onto a piece of watercolor paper.  Once that was dried, I stamped a sentiment from The Greeting Farm's Hello & Smile set with Versafine Onyx Black Ink and heat-embossed it with clear embossing powder.  I arranged my trees in the background and popped up the bear with some foam tape before adhering the panel to a white card.

Thank you for stopping by.  Have a great weekend!


  1. Very cute card, I love the scene. It feels like a Fall card, you did a wonderful job!!

  2. This is a cute card !! I also love this bear so much.

  3. This is adorable! Great job taking a "back to school" set and making it something much more versatile!


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